Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University

Faculty Women’s Club:

An Inventory of Its Records, 1943-1974, at the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library



Descriptive Summary

Creator Texas Tech University
Title: Faculty Women’s Club Records,
Dates: 1943-1974
Abstract: This collection contain the financial and activity records for the Texas Tech University Women's Club from 1943-1974.
Collection # U 76.1
Quantity: 1 Box (0.5 linear feet)
Language English.
Repository: Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University

Biographical Sketch

The organization was composed of two units. The Newcomers’ Club was comprised of the wives of faculty who have served three years or less at Texas Tech. The Faculty Women’s Club was for the wives of faculty who had served longer than three years at Texas Tech. Various social activities included tea parties, theatre parties, and a style show. The organization also participated in raising funds for the Paul Whitfield Horn Fellowship that gave an annual award to female graduate student at the university. Another activity of the organization was to prepare and give out information packets on Lubbock and Texas Tech to any incoming faculty.


Scope and Content

The collection primarily contains news clippings, meeting minutes, and activity summaries for the Faculty Women’s Club.


 

Organization

The collection is organized by alphabetical order.

Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Open for research


Index Terms

The subject headings used by the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library are derived from the Library of Congress and/or locally developed.
Subjects (Organizations)
Texas Tech University Women's Club
Texas Tech University Women's Club--Finance
Texas Tech University Women's Club. Newcomers' Club
Texas Tech University Women's Club. Faculty Women's Club
Subjects (Places)
Lubbock (Tex.)--Social life and customs
Subjects
College teachers' spouses--Social life and customs
College teachers' spouses--Texas--Lubbock--Societies, etc.

Related Material

Faculty Club, 1967-1989 and undated

Faculty Club, 1969-1993 and undated

University Women's Club, 1960-1991


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Faculty Women’s Club Records, 1943-1974, Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas

Acquisition

Gifts, undated

Processed by

Lynn Whitfield, 2005


Collection Inventory

 

Manuscripts

box folder
1 1 Activity Summaries, 1957-1961
2 Activity Summaries, 1962-1964
3 Activity Summaries, 1964-1967
4 Activity Summaries, 1967-1971
5 Activity Summaries, 1971-1974
6 Correspondence and Invitations to Tea, 1958-1970
7 Meeting Minutes in Handwritten Notebook, 1961-1968
8 Meeting Minutes, 1943-1944
9 Meeting Minutes, 1944-1945
10 Meeting Minutes, 1945-1946
11 Meeting Minutes, 1946-1947
12 Meeting Minutes, 1947-1948
13 Meeting Minutes, 1948-1949
14 Meeting Minutes, 1949-1950
15 Meeting Minutes, 1950-1951
16 Meeting Minutes, 1951-1952
17 Meeting Minutes, 1952-1953
18 Meeting Minutes, 1953-1954
19 Meeting Minutes, 1954-1955
20 Meeting Minutes, 1955-1956
21 Meeting Minutes, 1956-1957
22 Meeting Minutes, 1957-1958
23 Meeting Minutes, 1958-1959
24 Meeting Minutes, 1959-1960
25 Meeting Minutes, 1960-1961
26 Meeting Minutes, 1961-1962
27 Meeting Minutes, 1962-1963
28 Meeting Minutes, 1963-1964
29 Meeting Minutes, 1964-1965
30 Meeting Minutes, 1965-1966
31 Meeting Minutes, 1967 and 1970