Finding aid for the Cleveland Business and Professional Women's Club Records


Title:
Cleveland Business and Professional Women's Club Records
Repository:
Western Reserve Historical Society
Phone: 216-721-5722
http://www.wrhs.org
Creator:
Cleveland Business and Professional Women's Club
Dates:
1922-1976
Quantity:
2.00 linear feet (3 containers and 1 oversize volume)
Abstract:
The Cleveland Business and Professional Women's Club was founded in 1919 under the authority of the National Federation of Business and Professional Women's Clubs. Since its beginning it has placed an emphasis on education as the basis for professional women's progress in Cleveland, Ohio. It supports laws affecting women's wages and advancement opportunities, vocational training of women, scholarship funds, and public education on national women's issues such as the Equal Rights Amendment. The collection consists of correspondence, minutes, financial reports, annual reports, scrapbooks, membership records, newsletters, national and state convention programs, histories of local and state federations, clippings, and printed materials.
Identification:
MS 3946
Location:
closed stacks
Language:
The records are in English