Shakespeare Club of Marion (Iowa) records
The Shakespeare Club of Marion records date from 1909 to 1955 and measure 1 linear foot. Included are the minutes from 1909 to 1955(lacking 1917-1925 and 1927-1929), programs, and two scrapbooks that document the clubs activities from 1918 to 1934.
- Shakespeare Club of Marion (Iowa) (Organization)
Conditions Governing Access
The records are open for research.
Conditions Governing Use
Copyright has not been transferred to the University of Iowa.
1.00 linear foot
Women's study club organized in 1909 in Marion, Iowa.
Biographical / Historical
The Shakespeare Club of Marion was organized in 1909. The club's purpose was the intellectual improvement of its members, especially in literature and history. Membership was limited to twenty active members who met on Thursday evenings to discuss current events and study the plays of Shakespeare and other literature.
Method of Acquisition
The records (donor no. 360) were donated by the Marion Public Library.
- Randel W. Lackore, 1997.
- Language of description