Business and Professional Women’s Club—Murfreesboro Chapter Records

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Title: Business and Professional Women’s Club-Murfreesboro Chapter Records

Dates: 1974–1994

Creator: Business and Professional Women’s Club-Murfreesboro Chapter

Summary/Abstract: The Business and Professional Women’s Club-Murfreesboro Chapter Records pertain primarily to the club’s final years of activity. Also included are a bound history of the organization, resolutions demonstrating the national organization’s ideals, and a 1988-1989 year book detailing the club’s activity during those years.

Quantity/ Physical Description: Approximately .25 linear foot

Language(s): English

Repository: Albert Gore Research Center, Middle Tennessee State University, Murfreesboro, TN 37132, (615) 898-2632

Restrictions on Access: None

Copyright: It is presumed that corporate and individual copyrights in manuscripts, photographs, and other materials have been retained by the copyright owners. Copyright restrictions apply. Users of materials should seek necessary permissions from the copyright holders to comply with U.S. copyright laws.

Preferred Citation: (Box Number, Folder Number), Business and Professional Women’s Club-Murfreesboro Chapter Records, Albert Gore Research Center, Middle Tennessee State University, Murfreesboro, Tennessee

Acquisition: Marie Eubanks, 1999

Processed by: Original processor undetermined

Arrangement: This small collection, comprising only .25 linear foot, is arranged according to the donor’s original order. The collection’s single box includes a large bound chronicle of the club’s history followed by a single folder entitled “Minutes 93-94.”

Biographical Note: The Murfreesboro Chapter of the Business and Professional Women’s Club was chartered January 16, 1937, to promote full participation, equity, and economic self-sufficiency for working women. In 1995, the club voted to disband due to membership disinterest in holding leadership positions.

Scope and Content: The collection contains a copy of the Chronicle compiled and written by Mary E. Bryan to detail the history of the organization. The collection also contains minutes from 1993-1994, a yearbook from 1988–1989, The Torch newsletter from May 1995 and December 26, 1986, and various resolutions on women’s issues.

Associated Materials: There are no known associated materials.

Related Collections: There are no known related collections.

Subject Terms

Persons
Bryan, Mary E.
Craddock, Edith
Eubanks, Marie

Places
Murfreesboro, Tennessee

Subjects (General)
Women
Professional Societies
Women’s Organizations
Business

Material Types
Minutes
Yearbook
Newsletters
Bound book

Collection Inventory:

Box

Folder

Description of Contents

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Chronicle – Business and Professional Women’s Club Murfreesboro, Tennessee, 1936--- by Mary E. Bryan; 1974

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Minutes 93-94; includes a 1988-1989 year book, various resolutions, correspondence, newsletters, and minutes; various dates