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Societies and clubs

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 11 Collections and/or Records:

’93 Club Records

Identifier: R-0006
Scope and Contents The ’93 Club Records consist of organizational records including constitution and bylaws, reports, inventories, President’s Books, Secretary’s Books, minutes, Treasurer’s Books, and yearbooks, and scrapbooks. The records date from 1894-2015, with the bulk of the records dating from 1995-2008. The records are arranged into three series and measure 7.58 linear feet (18 boxes).Organization Records, 1898-2015 consists of an Archives Committee Report, historical club documents,...
Dates: 1894 - 2015

1907 Study Club Records

Identifier: R-0003
Scope and Contents

This collection contains meeting minutes, newspaper clippings, and a history of the club.

Dates: 1945 - 1971

Ahdel Chadwick Papers

Identifier: W-0016
Scope and Contents

This collection of materials was assembled by Ahdel Chadwick. It consists of materials from the Fort Worth Opera, McCammon Voice Competition, Van Cliburn Competition, and programs from other performing arts events. It also includes records from the Whitlock Music Club, yearbooks from several clubs, school annuals and other school-related documents. Materials from Mr. and Mrs. Chadwick’s travels, datebooks, real estate documents, and photographs are also in the collection.

Dates: 1882 - 2013

Athenaeum Club Scrapbook

Identifier: C-0063
Scope and Contents

The scrapbook consists of clippings, yearbooks, letters, programs and photographs.

Dates: 1924 - 1968

Bertha A. Reames Papers

Identifier: W-0054
Scope and Contents

The collection consists primarily of photo albums of a travels to various annual meetings of the Grand Council of the Ladies' Oriental Shrine of North America. The photo albums are arranged by approximate date.

Dates: 1949 - 1994

The Bohemian

Identifier: C-0066
Scope and Contents

The library has all five volumes of The Bohemian and a souvenir edition. The Bohemian is also available on microfiche and the Fort Worth Library Digital Archives Collection.

Dates: 1899 - 1904

Burroughs-Cetti Family Papers

Identifier: P-0083
Scope and Contents

The collection consists of documents relating to his service in the Civil War and membership in Grand Army of the Republic. Another interesting document is an example of a passport issued in 1859 to Charles Lane. Folders 7 to 14 consists of recommendations for memberships in Red Cross Lodge, No. 14, Knights of Pythias, Fort Worth, Texas. These are arranged in chronological order.

Dates: 1859 - 1897

Colonial Dames XVII Century, Governor Thomas Hinckley Chapter Records

Identifier: W-0018
Scope and Contents

The collection, which dates from 1967-1995, contains six scrapbooks documenting the activities of the Governor Thomas Hinckley Chapter of the National Society Colonial Dames XVII Century and measures 3.30 linear feet.

Dates: 1967 - 1995

Composers, Authors, and Artists of America, Inc.

Identifier: R-0012
Scope and Contents This collection consists of materials relating to the Fort Worth Chapter of the Composers, Authors, and Artists of America, Inc. The organization was founded in 1936 by Mrs. Rosser E. Thomas of Houston, Texas. It was founded as a non-profit organization to conduct and promote literary and educational activities among its members through the following means: a) mutual benefit of men and women actively engaged in the creative work of Art, Music, and Literature; b) stimulation of literary and...
Dates: unknown

Hazel Vaughn Leigh Papers

Identifier: W-0036
Scope and Contents

The Hazel Vaughn Leigh Papers consists of Leigh’s family history; the history of the Fort Worth Boy’s Club; records of the Fort Worth Boy’s Club Council, Fort Worth Boy’s Club Endowment Fund records and Fort Worth Boys’ Clubs of America; fiscal and membership records; scrapbooks; photographs; memorabilia; and architectural drawings.

Dates: 1872 - 1994

YWCA of Fort Worth Records

Identifier: W-0070
Scope and Contents The YWCA Records consist of organizational records, financial records, marketing materials, membership records, agendas, photographs, negatives, slides, scrapbooks, awards and certificates, budgets, bylaws, clippings, correspondence, manuals and handbooks, minutes, newsletters, notes, posters, and reports that document YWCA Fort Worth. The records date from 1884-2007 with the bulk of the records dating from the early 1900s to the 1970s. The records are arranged into ten series and measure...
Dates: 1884-2007 ; Majority of material found in 1900-1970