Athens Newcomers Club papers

Athens Newcomers Club papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Library
Creator: Athens Newcomers Club (Athens, Ga.).
Title: Athens Newcomers Club papers
Dates: 1957-2018
Quantity: 10.4 Linear feet 4 document boxes, 1 half box, 4 oversized boxes
Coll. Number: ms2220

Biographical/Historical Note

The purpose of the Athens Newcomers Club is to welcome newcomers, promote friendship, and acquaint members with the city of Athens, Georgia and its cultural and civic opportunities. Women are eligible for membership who lived in Athens three years or less, and membership is limited to a two-year period.


Scope and Content Note

This collection contains Athens Newcomers Club minutes 1957-1977, scrapbooks of club activities 1958-1980, recipes for club cookbooks, club rules, and a booklet by the club titled An Insider's Guide to Athens, as well as administrative files and newsletters up to 2018.


Index Terms

Athens (Ga.)--Civilization.
Athens (Ga.)--History.
Athens (Ga.)--Social life and customs.
Athens Newcomers Club (Athens, Ga.). -- History--20th century--Sources
Civilization.
Clubs (associations)
Cookbooks.
Cookery--Georgia--Athens--History.
Culture.
Guidebooks.
Minutes (administrative records)
Recipes.
Records (documents)
Scrapbooks.
Women--Societies and clubs.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation note

Athens Newcomers Club papers, ms2220, Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 

1. Administrative files

BoxFolder
11-10Minutes, 1957-1977
BoxFolder
21Club Purpose and Rules
2Membership List
BoxFolder
91Correspondence, notes
2Membership directories, 1990-2003
3Newsletters, calendars, membership, 1994-1997
4-6President notes, 1996-2000
7President notes, minutes, newsletters, 2000-2001
8Meeting notes, bylaws, newsletters, 2003-2004
9Meetings, newsletters, membership, 2006-2007
1050th Anniversary Tea, 2007
11Meeting highlights, 2008-2009
12Meeting minutes, notes, 2012-2015
13-14Meeting notes, newsletters, correspondence, 2016-2018
 

2. Recipes

BoxFolder
23Winter 1975 Cookbook
4Summer 1976 Cookbook
5Fall 1976 Cookbook
6Salads
 

3. Printed Material

BoxFolder
27 An Insider's Guide to Athens
 

4. Record books

Box
3Scrapbooks, 1958-1970
Box
4Scrapbooks, 1971-1980
Box
5Scrapbooks, 1981-1986
Box
6Scrapbooks, 1987-1993
Box
7Minutes, 1977-1996
Box
8Guest Books, 1969-1991
Receipt Book, 1987-1992