Athenaeum Club records

Athenaeum Club records

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Athenaeum Club (Athens, Ga.)
Title: Athenaeum Club records
Dates: 1885-1899
Quantity: 0.4 Linear feet ( 2 volumes in 1 document box)
Abstract:The collection consists of the records of the Athenaeum Club located in Athens, Georgia from 1885-1899. Includes minutes (January 1885 - April 1899), treasurer's book (1895), and miscellaneous papers.
Coll. Number: ms134

Biographical/Historical Note

The Athenaeum Club was organized in 1885 in Athens, Georgia. Composed of professionals and businessmen, its purpose was to promote social intercourse among members and establish a reading room.


Arranged by type of record.

Index Terms

Associations, institutions, etc.--Georgia.
Athens (Ga.)
Clarke County (Ga.)
Learned institutions and societies--Georgia.
Men--Georgia--Societies and clubs.

General Notes

Cataloged as part of the Georgia Archives and Manuscripts Automated Access Project: A Special Collections Gateway Program of the University Center in Georgia.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Athenaeum Club (Athens, Ga.) records. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Minute book, 1885-1899
2Treasurers record, 1895
3Miscellaneous papers