Collection Number: 40170

Collection Title: University Club of the University of North Carolina Records, 1933-1941

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Size 1.5 feet of linear shelf space (approximately 250 items)
Abstract The University Club was founded in 1933 as an organization of members of the senior class who wanted to promote spirit and sportsmanship, improve inter-school relations, interest prospective students in the university, improve relations with alumni, promote freshman orientation, and foster statewide interest in the university and its activities. Records of the University Club include meeting minutes, bylaws of the club, committee lists, membership rosters, correspondence, and radio show scripts. Correspondence covers general club activities including the annual smoker, homecoming and football pep rally expenses, and the club's radio show.
Creator University of North Carolina (1793-1962). University Club.
Language English.
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Restrictions to Access
No restrictions. Open for research.
Preferred Citation
[Identification of item], in the University Club of the University of North Carolina Records #40170, University Archives, Wilson Library, University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
Provenance
Periodic transfer from the offices that create these records.
Sensitive Materials Statement
Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, the North Carolina Public Records Act (N.C.G.S. § 132 1 et seq.), and Article 7 of the North Carolina State Personnel Act (Privacy of State Employee Personnel Records, N.C.G.S. § 126-22 et seq.). Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill assumes no responsibility.
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The University Club was founded in September 1933 as a student organization consisting of members of the senior class. The purposes of the club were:

During the 1950s, the club assumed responsibility for the annual Campus Carnival and Homecoming celebrations.

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Records, 1933-1941, of the University Club at the University of North Carolina include meeting minutes, bylaws of the club, committee lists, membership rosters, correspondence, and radio show scripts. Correspondence covers general club activities including the annual smoker, homecoming and football pep rally expenses, and the club's radio show.

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Records, 1933-1941, of the University Club at the University of North Carolina include meeting minutes, bylaws of the club, committee lists, membership rosters, correspondence, and radio show scripts. Correspondence covers general Club activities including the annual Smoker, homecoming and football pep rally expenses, and the Club's radio show.

Folder 1

Correspondence, General, 1934-1940 #40170, Series: "University Club of the University of North Carolina Records." Folder 1

Folder 2

Correspondence, Football Expenses, 1936-1939; undated #40170, Series: "University Club of the University of North Carolina Records." Folder 2

Folder 3

Correspondence, Smoker, 1937 #40170, Series: "University Club of the University of North Carolina Records." Folder 3

(For several years, the University Club sponsored an annual "Smoker" for the freshmen class at orientation. The club secured cigarette donations from tobacco companies and gave these out to the new students. This correspondence includes letters to and from tobacco companies, among club members, and to and from university members related to the planning of the annual smoker.)

Folder 4

Correspondence, Smoker, 1938 #40170, Series: "University Club of the University of North Carolina Records." Folder 4

Folder 5

Correspondence, Smoker, 1939 #40170, Series: "University Club of the University of North Carolina Records." Folder 5

Folder 6

General, 1935-1941 #40170, Series: "University Club of the University of North Carolina Records." Folder 6

Folder 7

Meeting Minutes, 1933-1940 #40170, Series: "University Club of the University of North Carolina Records." Folder 7

Folder 8

Radio, Correspondence and Scripts, 1935-1937 #40170, Series: "University Club of the University of North Carolina Records." Folder 8

Folder 9

Bylaws, undated #40170, Series: "University Club of the University of North Carolina Records." Folder 9

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