Thimble Club (Riceville, Iowa) records
Scope and Contents
The Thimble Club records date from 1912 to 1957 and measure 1 linear inch. The records include programs for the years 1912/1913 to 1917/1918 and 1946/1947 to 1956/1957 and two photographs of club members from 1948.
- Creation: 1912-1957
- Thimble Club (Riceville, Iowa) (Organization)
Conditions Governing Access
The records are open for research.
Conditions Governing Use
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Biographical / Historical
The Thimble Club of Riceville, Iowa was organized in 1901 and federated in 1910. The club had a set topic or theme for each year and met every two weeks for readings, presentations, and discussions. These topics ranged from "the Bible" and "Women in the Bible" to" Territorial Possessions" and "South America." The club also planned social events for members.
1.00 linear inches (Photographs in folder 1.)
Language of Materials
Reading club organized in 1901.
One folder, shelved in SCVF.
Method of Acquisition
The records (donor no. 164) were donated by Alyce Conger in 1993.
- Kristen Rassbach, 1997.
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