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Descriptive Summary

Scope and Contents

Restrictions

Index Terms

Related Material

Administrative Information

Description of Series

Inventory

University of Texas, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History

A Guide to the UT Fortnightly Club Records, 1912-1962, undated



Descriptive Summary

Creator: University of Texas. Fortnightly Club
Title: UT Fortnightly Club Records
Dates: 1912-1962, undated
Abstract: Records of the Fortnightly Club, an academic organization for the University of Texas faculty, contain two manuscript minute books, minutes, correspondence, postcards, pamphlets, notices, memos, invitations, and membership lists from the early to mid-twentieth century.
Accession No.: 71-120
OCLC No.: 833170164
Extent: 5 in.
Language: Materials are written in English.
Repository: Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin

Historical Note

The University of Texas Fortnightly Club was a university organization established around the early 1900s as a forum for faculty members to present and critique original research papers among themselves.

Source:

The University of Texas Record (1913), Volume 11.

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Scope and Contents

Records of the Fortnightly Club, an academic organization for the University of Texas faculty, contain two manuscript minute books, minutes, correspondence, postcards, pamphlets, notices, memos, invitations, and membership lists from the early to mid-twentieth century.

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Restrictions

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research use.

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Index Terms

Subjects (Organizations)
University of Texas at Austin -- Faculty
University of Texas. Fortnightly Club -- Archives.
University of Texas at Austin. Richard T. Fleming University Writings Collection
Subjects
Academic writing--Social aspects.
Academic writing--Study and teaching--History--20th century.
Faculty papers.
Places
Austin (Tex.)

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Related Material

See also UT Richard T. Fleming University Writings Collection Records.

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Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

UT Fortnightly Club Records, 1912-1962, undated, Dolph Briscoe Center for American History, The University of Texas at Austin.

Processing Information

This collection was processed by John Orange, October 1973.

Subsequent revisions were made by Vanessa Attia, March 2013.

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Detailed Description of the Papers

 

Inventory

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2E233 Correspondence; Pamphlets; Membership Lists (7 items)
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4S171 Minute books, 1919-1927, 1940-1951, 1951-1958, 1931-1940
Minutes, 1959-1960, 1962
Financial records, 1912-1922, 1940, 1961-1962
Constitution; Membership rolls, 1957; 1938-1962 and undated
Officer lists
Attendance charts, 1938-1939 and undated
Correspondence pertaining to membership in the club, 1937-1954 and undated
Memorabilia pertaining to individual members
Material associated with papers that have been read before a club
Programs of meetings and meeting notices and responses, 1931, 1935, 1938-1941, 1954-1955, and undated
Miscellaneous letters and notes, 1939-1962 and undated

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