Texas/Dallas History and Archives Division, Dallas Public Library

Oak Cliff Hub Club Collection



Overview of the Collection

Creator: Mrs. Nell Kennedy
Dates: 1947-1950
Identification: MA15-5
Quantity: 1 Box cubic feet
Language: The records are in English.
Repository: Dallas Public Library  Texas/Dallas History and Archives Division  1515 Young St.  Dallas, TX 75201

Biographical Note

The Oak Cliff Hub Club was a women's group of young mothers that meet on the first Wednesday of each month. They had speakers and programs that dealt with motherhood and raising children. Classes and programs were offered to both the mothers and their children. Nell Kennedy became the nominated President starting in Feburary of 1948. The children of the members had their own club known as the "Junior Hub Club". The stated purpose of the club "shall be to study the profession of motherhood - so that the children of today may be better citizens of tomorrow".


Scope and Contents

This Collection includes club bylaws and official papers as well as scrap notes and papers from the President, Nell Kennedy. There is also a child's notebook and materials, club brochures, bulletins, and programs.


Index Terms

This record series is indexed under the following controlled access subject terms.
Persons:
Nell Kennedy
Jimmie Kennedy
Mary Odom
Erna Mae Thompson
Places:
Dallas, Texas
Oak Cliff
Document Types:
Club
Occupations:
Mother

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

MA15-5 Oak Cliff Hub Club Collection, Texas/Dallas History and Archives Division, Dallas Public Library.

Processing Information

Processed By: Crystal Brooks


Detailed Description of the Collection

 
Box Folder
1 1 Mission and Values Statement



 
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1 2 Bylaws



 
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1 3 "Installation of Officers" Transcript



 
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1 4 Club Brochures, 1948-49



 
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1 5 Meeting Postcards, 1947-50



 
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1 6 Yearbook Booklets, 1947-50



 
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1 7 Club Bulletins



 
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1 8 Miscellaneous Club Notes



 
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1 9 Jimmie Kennedy's Notebook



 
Box Folder
1 10 Children's Work Materials