Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University

University Women's Club:

An Inventory of Its Records, 1930-2006, at the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library



Descriptive Summary

Creator Texas Tech University
Title: University Women's Club Records,
Dates: 1930-2006
Abstract: This collection contain the financial and activity records for the Texas Tech University Women's Club from 1930-2006.
Collection # U 188.2
Quantity: 2 boxes (2.0 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

This collection contains details of the clubs activities, including financial materials, newspaper clippings, and photographs. Also includes Tea Party information for the 75th Anniversary in 2005.


 

Organization

The collection is arranged 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
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

Faculty Women’s Club Records, 1943-1974

Texas Tech University Women's Club, An Inventory of Its Records, 1960-1991


Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

University Women's Club Records, 1939-2006, Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas

Collection accession #(s):
1979?, 1998-0423-B and 1991-0218-B, 2008-0012-B

Gifts, 1979-1991

Processed by

Lynn Whitfield, August 2010


Collection Inventory

 

Manuscripts

box item
1 1 Club Information, 1994-1998
2 Club Information, 2002
3 Constitution and By-laws, 1995-1996
4 Correspondence, 1994-1996
5 Duties of Officers, 1994
6 Fall Fundraiser, 2005
7 Fall Notebook, 2001-2002
8 Floppy Disks, 2002-2004
9 History of Women’s Club, 1930-2009
10 Holiday Coffee, 1994-1998
11 Holiday Coffee Notebook, 1990-2002
12 Holiday Event, 2004
13 Horn Fund Correspondence, 1995-1998
14 Instructions for Incoming President, 1990
15 IRS Information, 1974-1991
16 Jane Quade, 1987-1988
17 Members Brochures (1 of 2), 1968-2004
18 Members Brochures (2 of 2), 1968-2004
19 Membership, 1995-1996
20 Miscellaneous, 1959-1994
21 Organization Binder, 1992-1993
22 Organization Binder, 2000-2004
23 Paul Whitfield Horn Fund, 1976-1998
24 Potluck Luncheon, 1998
25 President’s File, 1984-1985
26 President’s File, 1985-1986
box item
2 1 President’s File, 1986-1987
2 President’s File, 1989-1990
3 President’s Notebook, 1963-1996
4 President’s Notebook, 1982-1984
5 President’s Notebook, 1997-1998
6 President’s Report, 1995-1996
7 President’s Report, 1997-1998
8 Prints: Coffee Meeting (5 photos), 1992
9 Prints: Luncheon (10 photos), 2003
10 Prints: Photos (48 photos), 1990-1991
11 Prints: Photos (26 photos), 1991-1992
12 Prints: Photos (22 photos), 1992-1993
13 Prints: Photos (2 photos), 1998-1999
14 Programs, 1992-1993
15 Quarterly Club, 1997-1998
16 Sally Murray Binder, 2001-2004
17 Sally Murray Binder, 2004-2006
18 Silver Coverage, 1984-1986
19 Silver Donation to University Center Catering, 1986-1987
20 Silver Inventory, 1963-1987
21 Spring Style Show (29 photos), 1995-2001
22 Spring Luncheon/Style Show, 1994-1997
23 Spring Luncheon/Style Show Notebook, undated
24 Stamps and Seals, undated
25 Stationary, undated
26 Tax Exempt Application, 1995
27 Tea Party (102 photos), 1997
28 Tea Party (7 photos), 1999
29 Tea Party – 75th Year Celebration (41 photos), 2005
30 Treasurer’s Reports, 1997-1998
31 TTUHSC Women’s Club, 1997-1998
32 UWC Yearbook, 1992
33 UWC Yearbook, 1996-1998
34 75th Anniversary, 2006