Texas/Dallas History and Archives Division, Dallas Public Library

Oak Cliff Business and Professional Women's Club



Overview of the Collection

Creator: Oak Cliff Business and Professional Women's Club
Dates: 1951-2008
Accession No.: MA 94-4
Quantity: 2 linear feet
Language: The records are in English.
Repository: Texas/Dallas History & Archives, Dallas Public Library 1515 Young St  Dallas, TX 75201

Scope and Contents

The collection contains materials from the Oak Cliff Business and Professional Women's Club, primarily meeting notes from 1955-1994, and assorted newsletters, photographs, and event programs from those years. Two scrapbooks (1951-1952 & 1979-1980) with personal cards, tokens from events, and other miscellania are also present.

Lastly, there are membership directories from 1964-1985 (except for 1973) for the separate but similarly themed club Altrusa.


Index Terms

This record series is indexed under the following controlled access subject terms.
Subjects:
women
Feminism
Business
Societies
Samothrace
Altrusa
BPW
Women--Texas--Dallas--Societies and clubs
Oak Cliff (Tex)
Dallas (Tex)

Administrative Information

Processing Information

Processed by Alexandra Checka

Supervised by Brian Collins

Additions processed by Bryan McKinney, 2009


Detailed Description of the Collection

 
Box Folder
1
1 minutes; 1955 - 1964
2 minutes; 1965 - 1967
3 minutes; 1968 - 1969
4 minutes; 1969 - 1972
5 minutes; 1973 - 1976
6 minutes; 1976 - 1977
7 annual reports / press clippings; 1977 - 1978
8 minutes; 1978 - 1979
9 minutes; 1988 - 1994
10 agenda and treasurer's reports; 2005-2006
11 laws and protocol; 1977 - 1986



 
Box Folder
2
1 altrusa directories; 1964 - 1972
2 altrusa directories; 1974 - 1985
3 photographs
4 event programs; 1975 - 1990; 2000; 2003 - 2006
5 speeches and awards - Beatrice Martin
6 Woman of the year. Dr. Victoria Susan Newpass. DS DC 2008
7 newsletters; 1976 - 1980; 1998 - 2000; 2003; 2005
8 committee rosters; 1976 - 1995
9 BPW Oak Cliff Directories; 1969 - 1992



 
Box Folder
3 Scrapbook; 1951 - 1952



 
Box Folder
X Scrapbook; 1979 - 1980
not boxed