Apalachee Improvement Club records

Apalachee Improvement Club records

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Apalachee Improvement Club (Apalachee, Ga.).
Title: Apalachee Improvement Club records
Dates: 1911-1921
Quantity: 0.06 Linear feet (1 folder; housed with minor collections MS 1670 to MS 1675)
Coll. Number: ms1674(m)

Biographical/Historical Note

The Apalachee Improvement Club was formed in December 1911 by citizens, mainly women, of Apalachee, Georgia to improve the homes, streets, and public buildings of Apalachee.

Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of records of the Apalachee Improvement Club (Apalachee, Morgan County, Georgia) from December 1911 - December 1921. Includes the organization's by-laws, constitution, membership rolls, and minutes relating to the society's efforts to beautify and improve the homes, streets, and public buildings of Apalachee. The club's activities included bake sales to raise money, planting trees, and workshops to improve domestic skills of the members.

Index Terms

Apalachee (Ga.)
Community development--Georgia.
Morgan County (Ga.)
Women--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

Apalachee Improvement Club records, MS 1674. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, University of Georgia Libraries.

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