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Historical Note

Scope and Contents

Restrictions

Index Terms

Administrative Information

Description of Series

Series I: Minute books

Series II: Constitution and President's notebooks

Series III: Members, correspondence and photographs

Woodson Research Center, Rice University

Guide to the Pallas Athene Literary Society records, 1919-1968 UA 212



Title: Pallas Athene Literary Society records
Dates: 1919-1968
Abstract The Pallas Athene Literary Society (PALS) was formed in 1919 when the Elizabeth Baldwin Literary Society (EBLS) split and was an active organization at Rice until 1966 when it disbanded. The records consist of a ledger book containing minutes of the society’s meetings (September 23, 1924 – May 14, 1929), newspaper clippings pertaining to various members and alumnae, and several programs and pamphlets of the society’s activities.
Identification: UA 212
Quantity: 0.5 linear ft.(1 box)
Language:
Repository: Woodson Research Center, Rice University, Houston, Texas

Historical Note

The Pallas Athene Literary Society (PALS) was formed in 1919 when the Elizabeth Baldwin Literary Society (EBLS) split and was an active organization at Rice until 1966 when it disbanded.

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Scope and Contents

The records consist of a ledger book containing minutes of the society’s meetings (September 23, 1924 – May 14, 1929), newspaper clippings pertaining to various members and alumnae, and several programs and pamphlets of the society’s activities.

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

This material is open for research.

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Index Terms

Subjects (Organizations)
Pallas Athene Literary Society.
Rice University.
Subjects
Literature--Societies, etc.
Genres
minutes (administrative records)
photographs

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Pallas Athene Literary Society Records (UA 212), Woodson Research Center, Fondren Library, Rice University

Acquisition Information

Gifts of Mrs. Albert Bell Fay, et al.

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Detailed Description of the Collection

Series I: Minute books

Box Folder
1 1 Minute book 1924-1929
2 Minute book 1949-1951

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Series II: Constitution and President's notebooks

Box Folder
1 3 Constitution c. 1950
4 President's notebook (1/2) 1948-1954
5 President's notebook (2/2) 1948-1954

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Series III: Members, correspondence and photographs

Box Folder
1 6 Pamphlets, dramatic presentations programs
7 News clippings 1919-1968
8 Alumnae list 1948
9 Correspondence nd, 1959, 1966
10 Photograph 1927

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