TABLE OF CONTENTS


Overview of the Collection

Historical Note

Scope and Content

Restrictions

Index Terms

Related Material

Administrative Information

Container List

Accession 1945-004 1905-1944, 1993-2006

Accession 2004-031 1987-1988, 2003-2004

RG 131, College Club of Hartford

Inventory of Records

Finding aid prepared by Connecticut State Library staff.

Copyright © 2008 by the Connecticut State Library



Overview of the Collection

Repository: Connecticut State Library
Creator: College Club of Hartford
Title: College Club of Hartford records
Creation Dates: 1905-1944, 1993-2006
Quantity: 1.5 cubic feet
Abstract: The club was organized at a “mass meeting and rally of college women,” in Hartford on February 11, 1905, with its object “mainly social, philanthropic, or literary.” Among its activities, the Club took a leading role in the establishment of the Spruce Street Settlement, later known as Mitchell House.
Identification: RG131
Accession: Multiple
Language: The records are in English.

Historical Note

The club was organized at a “mass meeting and rally of college women,” in Hartford on February 11, 1905, with its object “mainly social, philanthropic, or literary.” Among its activities, the Club took a leading role in the establishment of the Spruce Street Settlement, later known as Mitchell House.

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Scope and Content

The materials consist of meeting minutes, annual reports, financial records, and materials relating to the Club’s activities at Mitchell House and during World War I. Also included are revisions to by-laws published in 1996 and copies of annual programs.

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Restrictions

Restrictions on Access

See the Rules and Procedures for Researchers Using Archival Records and Secured Collections policy.

Restrictions on Use

See the Reproduction and Publications of State Library Collections policy.

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Related Material

None.

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Index Terms

Organizations:

College Club of Hartford

Subjects:

Clubs -- Connecticut -- Hartford
College Club of Hartford -- Records and correspondence

Document Types:

Correspondence
Financial records
Minutes
Programs
Reports

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Administrative Information

Provenance

Most of these records were turned over to the Connecticut State Library by vote of the Executive Committee in 1945, others came to the former War Records Department in 1920.

Accruals

Accession 1996-028 has been placed in box 1 of Accession 1945-004. The material is listed as part of Accession 1945-004.

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Container List

Accession 1945-004, 1905-1944, 1993-2006
Box
Minutes of general meetings, 1905 February-1931 January, 2 volumes 1
1905 February - 1916 May, 1 volume
1916 November - 1931 January, 1 volume
Minutes of Executive Board meetings, 1905 June-1940 May, 3 volumes
1905-1913, 1 volume
1913 May - 1923 October, 1 volume
1923 October - 1940 May, 1 volume
Annual meeting reports, 1932-1944, 1993-2006, loose papers + 1 envelope
Includes minutes of general meetings, committee reports and related materials.
Mitchell House material, 1907-1940, 1 folder 2
Summary of College Club actions concerning Mitchell House, 1907-1934, and Mitchell House annual report, 1940.
World War I material, 1917-1920
Reports, correspondence, knitting directions, concert programs, Americanization material, etc.
Account book, 1932 May-1939 July, 1 volume 3
Check book, 1922 May-1937 October, 1 volume
Cancelled checks mounted on stubs.
Accession 2004-031, 1987-1988, 2003-2004
Membership lists, 1987-1988, 2003-2004 shared box
List of speakers, 2003
Handwritten update, 2004; Covers 1970-2004.