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Ingleside Club (Mount Vernon, Iowa) records

Identifier: IWA0207

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Scope and Contents

The Ingleside Club (Mount Vernon, Iowa) records date from 1993 to 1995 and measure 1.25 linear inches. The records are arranged in three folders. The Club Calendar includes a booklet listing the year's meetings and a membership list. The Viewpoints on feminism folders include notes and reading materials from a club meeting held on April 17, 1995 on the subject of feminism and femininity as well as a transcript from an episode of Firing Line on the topic of the women's movement.


  • Creation: 1993-1995


Conditions Governing Access

The records are open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright held by the donor has been transferred to the University of Iowa.

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Biographical / Historical

The Ingleside Club is a book club that meets in Mount Vernon, Iowa. The club generally meets twice monthly. Usually, members discuss a chosen book at each meeting with one member acting as a designated reviewer. Occasionally, a meeting will focus on a more general topic, such as feminism, rather than on a single text.


1.25 linear inches

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Program on feminism discussed by this book club in Mount Vernon, Iowa.

Method of Acquisition

The records (donor no. 288) were donated by Abbi Swanson in 1995.

Marnie Schroer, 1995.
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Repository Details

Part of the Iowa Women's Archives Repository

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University of Iowa Libraries
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