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|Size||1 foot of linear shelf space (approximately 130 items)|
|Abstract||Programs, book lists, membership rosters, and related records, 1900-1995, of the Current Literature Club of Louisburg, Franklin County, N.C. Founded in 1900, the Club drew its members mainly from the wives of local businessmen and teachers at Louisburg College. Included is a history of the club, 1900-1995, by Sarah I. Davis.|
|Creator||Current Literature Club.|
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A comprehensive history of the Club can be found in folder 1. Included is a list of the members from the Club's founding through 1995. The bulk of the collection consists of annual programs (also called yearbooks). The programs give the theme for the year, reading lists, club officers, and a record of the meetings. Many of the programs 1935-1969 have hand-decorated covers illustrating the year's theme or topic. Some papers given at meetings, as well as reading source materials, are present.Back to Top
Acquisitions Information: Acc. 100302 and 100396.
Processed by: Tim Pyatt, December 1996
Encoded by: ByteManagers Inc., 2008
Updated because of addition, November 2018Back to Top