Browning Literary Club (Atlantic, Iowa) address
Scope and Contents
The collection contains one undated address written between 1901 and 1906 and measures one linear inch. The address, "The Library from the Household Economic Standpoint," compares the varieties of reading material to the contents of a woman's well-stored cupboard.
- Creation: 1901
- Browning Literary Club (Atlantic, Iowa) (Organization)
Conditions Governing Access
The history ishihshistory is open for research.
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Biographical / Historical
The Browning Literary Club of Atlantic was begun in 1899 as the Tennyson Club by a group of local teachers. Within the first year they changed their name to Browning Literary Club. They met to study literature and current topics and were instrumental in encouraging support for a town library. The address by Mrs. C. G. Walner was delivered between 1901 and 1906 at Council Bluffs at the 9th District Convention of the Iowa Federation of Women's Clubs.
.25 linear inch
Language of Materials
Speech delivered at the 9th District Convention of the Iowa Federation of Women's Clubs.
One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Method of Acquisition
The history (donor no. 673) was donated by Joan Underhill in 1999.
- Doris Malkmus, 1999.
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