Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 9 Collections and/or Records:

Palaver Club Collection

Identifier: MSS.0323

The collection is comprised of minutes, membership lists, orations, and correspondence of the Palaver Club of Nashville, Tennessee.

Dates: 1909 - 1981

Peabody Aid Society Records

Identifier: MSS.0714

This collection consists of 2.25 linear feet of materials related to the Peabody Aid Society an offshoot of the Peabody Woman's Club. The collection is made up of two Hollinger boxes and one flat box. It contains correspondences, membership lists, invitations to meetings, a guest book, constitution and revisions, and one small and one large scrapbook.

Dates: 1935 - 1981

Peabody Women's Club Records

Identifier: MSS.0715

This collection includes records of the Peabody Women's Club from 1913-1977, and one cookbook published in 1996. These records include ledgers, club financial records, membership information, scrapbooks, newspaper clippings, and notes between members, both handwritten and typed.

Dates: 1913 - 1996

Query Club Collection (Fugitive Agrarian tapes)

Identifier: MSS.0349
Scope and Content Introduction: “I’m not certain, but it seems to me that there may be some connections between the Fugitives and the Query Club; and if that’s so, we ought to do something about it, before it’s too late.” ----Ann McClearan Houk This collection is comprised of a member roster and short history and 15 audio cassettes of programs and remembrances of the Fugitives and Agrarians at Vanderbilt by Query Club members during the 1993-94 year. The 2011 Query Club Cookbook is...
Dates: multiple

Quinq Club Collection

Identifier: MSS.0350

This collection contains Correspondence, Written Reminiscences, and Articles & Memorabilia from the Quinq Club of Vanderbilt.

Dates: 1910 - 1993

Vanderbilt Garden Club Records

Identifier: MSS.0473
Scope and Content Note

This collection of 2.5 linear feet comprising six boxes contains all materials and records that have been generated and kept by the Vanderbilt Garden Club and includes history essays, minutes, photographs, audio tapes of meetings, programs, a scrapbook, and other items.

Dates: multiple

Vanderbilt Girls' Club Records

Identifier: MSS.0687

This collection contains two items related to the Vanderbilt Girls' Club, dated 1909-1913.

Dates: 1909 - 1913

Vanderbilt Woman's Club Records

Identifier: MSS.0475

This collection consists of materials (1893-present) from the Vanderbilt Woman's Club. It contains correspondence, record books and notebooks, directories, newsletters, minutes and reports for board meetings, constitution and by- laws and revisions of those, photographs and photograph albums, and a few items of memorabilia.

Dates: 1893 - 2019


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