Athens Newcomers Club papers

Athens Newcomers Club papers

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Creator: Athens Newcomers Club (Athens, Ga.).
Title: Athens Newcomers Club papers
Dates: 1957-1996
Quantity: 9.4 Linear feet (3 document boxes, 1 half box, 4 oversized box)
Abstract:The collection consists of Athens Newcomers Club minutes 1957-1977, scrapbooks of club activities 1958-1980, recipes for club cookbooks, club rules, and a booklet written by the club entitled, "An Insider's Guide to Athens."
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.

The purpose of the Athens Newcomers Club is to welcome newcomers, promote friendship, and acquaint members with the city and its cultural and civic opportunities. Women are eligible for membership who have moved into the Athens area within three years of joining the club, and membership is limited to a two year period.

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."


Arrangement

Arranged into 4 series: Series 1. Administrative files; Series 2. Recipes; Series 3. Printed Material; Series 4. Record books


Index Terms

Athens (Ga.)--Civilization--20th century--Sources.
Athens (Ga.)--History--20th century--Sources.
Athens (Ga.)--Social life and customs--20th century--Sources.
Athens Newcomers Club (Athens, Ga.). -- History--20th century--Sources
Athens Newcomers Club (Athens, Ga.). -- Insider's guide to Athens
Athens Newcomers Club (Athens, Ga.). -- Membership
Athens Newcomers Club (Athens, Ga.). -- Records and correspondence
Civilization.
Clubs (associations)
Cookbooks.
Cookery--Georgia--Athens--History--20th century--Sources.
Culture.
Guidebooks.
Minutes.
Recipes.
Records (documents)
Scrapbooks.
Women--Societies and clubs--History--20th century--Sources.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Athens Newcomers Club papers, MS 2220. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 

Series 1: Administrative files

BoxFolder
11Minutes, 1957-1960
2Minutes, 1961-1962
3Minutes, 1963-1966
4Minutes, 1967-1968
5Minutes, 1969-1971
6Minutes, 1972-1973
7Minutes, 1974
8Minutes, 1975
9Minutes, 1976
10Minutes, 1977
BoxFolder
21Club Purpose and Rules
2Membership List
 

Series 2: Recipes

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

Series 3: Printed Material

BoxFolder
27"An Insider's Guide to Athens"
 

Series 4: Record books

Box
3Scrapbooks, 1958-1966 1966-1970
Box
4Scrapbooks, 1971-1974 1975-1980 1980
Box
5Scrapbooks, 1981-1984 1984-1985 1985-1986
Box
6Scrapbooks, 1987-1988 1992-1993
Box
7Minutes, 1977-1987 1978-1984 1987-1996
Box
8Guest Books, 1969-1981 1981-1987 1987-1991
Receipt Book, 1987-1992