Center Woman's Reading Club Collection, 1906-2010
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Brief Description:

The Center Woman’s Reading Club Collection documents a century’s worth of the club’s civic and social activities. The collection contains a variety of materials, including but not limited to: club histories, certificates, correspondence, minutes books, newspaper clippings, notes, photographs, scrapbooks, thank-you notes, and yearbooks.

Items researchers might find of particular interest include yearbooks dating back to 1916, minutes books beginning in 1906, several years of proceedings for the Lucy Bridges Junior Reading Club, a membership chart (1914-1975), and three scrapbooks covering the club from 1908 to 1971.

Held at:
East Texas Research Center
1936 North Street
Nacogdoches, TX 75961
Phone: 936-468-4636
Email: asketrc [at]
Record Series Number: B/128
Volume: 4.5 Linear Feet
Acquired: 09/30/2011.

The collection is housed in 3 boxes, processed at the item level, and arranged in 7 series:

1. Club History

2. Yearbooks

3. Media

4. Correspondence

5. Miscellaneous

6. Club Governance

7. Scrapbooks

Subject Index
Book clubs (Discussion groups) -- Texas -- Center
Women -- Societies and clubs
Languages of Materials
English [eng]
Acquisition Notes: Center Woman's Reading Club
PreferredCitation: [Item], Center Woman’s Reading Club Collection (B-128), East Texas Research Center, Ralph W. Steen Library, Stephen F. Austin State University.