Woodson Research Center, Rice University

Guide to the Rice University Faculty Club records, 1920-2004 UA 031



creator Rice University
Title: Rice University Faculty Club records
Dates: 1920-2004
Identification: UA 031
Quantity: 2 Linear Feet (4 boxes)
Language: English
Repository: Woodson Research Center, Rice University, Houston, Texas

Biographical / Historical

The Faculty Club of the Rice Institute was located in the Robert and Agnes Cohen House. Its stated purpose was the improvement of the intellectual and social life of the faculty of the Institute. The Board of Directors selected a manager for the dining room and oversaw the other club facilities. Membership was offered to all members of the faculty and annual dues were set according to academic rank. The organization was active in planning and conducting a number social functions throughout the year for members and their families.


Scope and Contents

These records include meeting minutes, notices, financial reports, and calendar of events for the Rice University Faculty Club.


Restrictions

Conditions Governing Access

This material is open for research.

Conditions Governing Access

Stored off-site at the Library Service Center. Please request this material via woodson@rice.edu or call 713-348-2586.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission to publish from this material must be facilitated through the Woodson Research Center.


Index Terms

directories
financial records
letters (correspondence)
minutes (administrative records)
Rice University

Related Materials

See also Cohen House records.


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Rice University Faculty Club records, 1927-1975, UA 031, Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library, Rice University

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Transfered from the Faculty Club to Woodson Research Center.


Detailed Description of the Collection

Series I: Meeting materials, 1927-2004

Box Folder
1 1 1927-1928
2 Oct. 1927-Feb. 1928
3 Feb. 1928-Oct. 1928
4 1928-1929
5 1929-1930
6 1930-1931
7 1931-1932
8 1932-1933
9 1933-1934
10 1934-1935
Box Folder
2 1 1935-1936
2 1936-1937
3 1937-1938
4 1938-1939
5 Oct. 1939-Sept. 1940
6 1940-1941
7 1941-1942
8 1942-1943
9 July 1943-Feb.1944
Box Folder
3 1 1996-1997
2 1998
3 1999
4 2000
5 2001
6 2002
7 2003
8 2004



Series II: Member lists, constitution and notices, 1920-1975

Box Folder
4 1 Board of Directors and Faculty Committee members 1920-34, 1950-51, 1959-60
2 Calendar of Events, 1959-1968
3 Constitution, n.d. and 1967, 1973
4 Financial reports, 1933-1954
5 Invitations, 1950-1975
6 Notices, 1927-1943
7 Notices, 1944-1974
8 Notices, agendas, 1959, 1967
9 Ephemera, 1957, 1959, 1961
10 Activities Committee records
11 Faculty Club stationery