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Zonta Club of AkronRange: 1933 - 1990 Size: 1 cubic foot Record Group:
Contains constitution and bylaws, meeting minutes, and scrapbooks.
University Club of AkronRange: 1916 - 1978 Size: 8 cubic feet Record Group:
Contains minutes of board meetings, minutes of annual meetings, financial and accountants statements, rosters of members, committee and officer correspondence, merger documents, theatrical show programs, pamphlets, photographs, deeds, and time-log books.
Tuesday Musical ClubRange: 1893 - 1973 Size: 30 cubic feet Record Group: 99/109
Consists primarily of material relating to the administration, activities, and history of the association. Includes minutes, financial information, scrapbooks, programs, yearbooks, newspaper clippings, correspondence, photographs, VHS and cassette tapes, and memorabilia.[Finding Aid]
Rotary Club of AkronRange: 1914 - 1993 Size: 50 cubic feet Record Group:
Rosters, committee materials, individual member files, Chili Open program books, Akrotarian (newsletter), financial files, framed portraits, publications, and Akron Rotary Camp Audit Files.
North Hill Literary ClubRange: 1916 - 1958 Size: 1 cubic foot Record Group: 99/158
A member of the Federation of Women's Clubs, this collection covers the founding of the club until 1958. The materials include annual booklets and records of the club secretary. The booklets list activities, events, and membership. The records include minutes of meetings. Also, scrapbooks, newspaper clippings and miscellaneous club material.[Finding Aid]
Kiwanis Club of AkronRange: 1916 - 1990 Size: 25 cubic feet Record Group: 99/108
Many of the Kiwanis Club activities focused around civil service and patriotic objectives. Materials relate to the club's history, its organization, financial information, membership, activities, and relationships to other organizations.
Franklin ClubRange: 1920 - 1985 Size: 2 cubic feet Record Group:
History of meetings, attendance records, treasurer's records, constitution, correspondence, meeting summaries, obituaries, and membership registers.
Fortnightly Club of Akron RecordsRange: 1897 - 2015 Size: 3.0 Record Group: 99/180
The Fortnightly Club of Akron was founded in 1896 as a women’s scholarly club. Meetings were twice a month from October to April and presentations given ranging from nations of the world, to Shakespeare, to literature and authors, to local history. The records date from 1897 to 2015 and include meeting minutes, yearbooks, correspondence, subject files, programs, scrapbooks, and a photo album[Finding Aid]
Community Welfare Forum of Summit CountyRange: 1921 - 1993 Size: 1.0 Record Group: 99/163
The Community Welfare Forum of Summit County was founded in 1918 as the Social Workers Club of Summit County. Since its inception, the organization has met monthly for a business meeting, luncheon, and presentation relating to social work. The records consist of constitutions, correspondence, reports, programs, bulletins, minutes, advertisements, newspaper clippings, financial records, notes, questionnaires, ballots, calendars, and committee, speaker’s, and membership lists dating from 1921 to 1993.[Finding Aid]
Colleagues Club of CantonRange: 1927 - 1978 Size: 3 cubic feet Record Group:
Minutes, correspondence, financial records, reports, scrapbooks, and miscellany of a Jewish social organization.
Boy Scouts of America — Buckeye CouncilRange: 1919 - 1959 Size: 0.5 cubic feet Record Group:
Materials dealing with the Buckeye Council, including: correspondence, minutes, merger materials (Buckeye/Massillon and McKinley/Canton Councils), financial analyses, the Colorado Springs Jamboree (1960), annual programs, field director staff meeting minutes, the merger agreement, and the organization of the new council.
Boy Scouts of America — Akron Area CouncilRange: 1920 - 1963 Size: 26 cubic feet Record Group:
Business papers, including: annual meeting materials, budget requests, receipts, finances, committee meeting minutes, licenses and royalties, operations, organizational procedures and practices, and personnel files comprise the bulk of the records. Also included are: files on the significant sponsoring institutions, materials on Camp Manatoc (Peninsula), and programs such as scout advancement, aviation and scouting, badges and awards, cubbing, health and safety, juvenile delinquency, Air Scouts, Black Scouting, Catholic Scouting, Jamborees, the Area Planning Assembly, Region Four, the Scout-O-Rama, Mother's Club, and the Wood Badge Course.
American Association of University Women, Akron BranchRange: 1931 - 1984 Size: 1 cubic foot Record Group:
The AAUW is the oldest and largest national organization for women. This collection contains branch minutes, board minutes, correspondence, bulletins, and scrapbooks detailing the activities of the AAUW.
Akron RoundtableRange: 1986 - 1991 Size: 1 cubic foot Record Group:
Audiocassettes of Akron Roundtable speakers.
Akron Garden ClubRange: 1925 - 1984 Size: 15 cubic feet Record Group:
Constitution, by-laws, articles of incorporation, scrapbooks, reports, membership information, yearbooks, and a photograph album.
Akron Council of Engineering and Scientific SocietiesRange: 1945 - 2005 Size: 8 cubic feet Record Group:
ACESS, an organization consisting of technical and scientific societies, represents over 3,000 engineers, scientists and technicians in the greater Akron area. Included in this collection are board minutes; records of ACESS banquets and programs; and their publication, The Akron Technical Journal.Top