National League of American Pen Women, Atlanta Branch
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National League of American Pen Women, Atlanta Branch

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center. 130 West Paces Ferry Road, Atlanta, GA 30305. 404.814.4040. reference@atlantahistorycenter.com
Creator: National League of American Pen Women, Atlanta branch.
Title: National League of American Pen Women, Atlanta Branch
Dates: 1931-1998, undated
Quantity: 22.36 linear ft. (six record center boxes and twelve oversize boxes)
Identification: ahc.MSS438

Biographical/Historical Note

The Atlanta branch of the National League of American Pen Women was chartered in 1931. According to the by-laws "the object...shall be to unite for mutual benefit; to promote the spirit of fellowship; to encourage and promote creative and educational activities of writers, lecturers, composers and artists..." Additional historical information about the Atlanta branch of the National League of American Pen Women has not been determined.


Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of minutes, correspondence, scrapbooks, and newsletters.


Index Terms

Associations, institutions, etc.--Georgia--Atlanta
Clippings (Books, newspapers, etc.)
Correspondence.
Scrapbooks--Georgia
Women--Societies and clubs

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

National League of American Pen Women, Atlanta Branch, MSS 438, Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, 1978 with subsequent additions.


Restrictions

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Reproduction and Use

Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright. All requests to publish, quote, or reproduce must be submitted through the Kenan Research Center.


Container List

 

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11Minutes, 1935-1942
 
2Minutes, 1942-1946
 
3Minutes, 1946-1948
 
4Minutes, 1949-1952
 
5Minutes, 1956-1958
 
6Minutes, 1958-1960
 
7Minutes, 1962-1968
 
8Minutes, 1966-1972
 
9Minutes, 1974-1978
 
10Minutes and history of Atlanta branch, 1931-1932
 
11Correspondence, 1954-1956
 
12Correspondence, 1960-1964
 
13Correspondence, 1964-1966
 
14Correspondence, 1965-1967
 

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21Correspondence, 1968
 
2Correspondence, 1969
 
3Correspondence, 1971-1972
 
4Correspondence, 1975-1976
 
5Correspondence, 1976-1978
 
6Correspondence - Pen Women awards, 1968-1969
 
7Correspondence - Membership Commemorative Endowment Fund, 1976-1978
 
8Newsletter - "Pen-Graphs", 1948-1977
 
9Handbook, 1948-1950
 
10Yearbooks, 1950-1982
 
11Newspaper clippings, undated
 
12Circulations to membership, undated
 
13Biographical material on members, undated
 

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31History of various chapters, undated
 
2Printed material, undated
 
3Exhibit material, 1981
 
4Newspaper clippings, 1981
 
5Newsletter - "Pen-Graphs", 1950s
 
6Minutes, 1978-1980
 
7Correspondence, 1940-1970
 
8Correspondence, 1954-1968
 
9Correspondence, 1960-1968
 
10Atlanta branch certificate, 1931
 
11Minutes, 1994-1996
 

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41"Official Bulletin", 1940
 
2"Official Bulletin", 1941
 
3"Official Bulletin", 1942
 
4"Official Bulletin", 1943
 
5"Official Bulletin", 1944
 
6"The Pen Woman", 1945
 
7"The Pen Woman", 1946
 
8"The Pen Woman", 1947
 
9"The Pen Woman", 1948
 
10"The Pen Woman", 1949
 

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51"The Pen Woman", 1950
 
2"The Pen Woman", 1951
 
3"The Pen Woman", 1952
 
4"The Pen Woman", 1953
 
5"The Pen Woman", 1954
 
6"The Pen Woman", 1955
 
7"The Pen Woman", 1956
 
8"The Pen Woman", 1957
 
9"The Pen Woman", 1958
 

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61"The Pen Woman", 1959
 
2Membership rosters, 1940s
 
3Membership rosters, 1950s
 
4Programs - Georgia Celebrity Breakfast, 1946-1981
 
5Programs - convention, undated
 
6Newsletter - state, 1996
 
7Yearbooks, 1994-1998
 
8Biennial award for yearbook, 1976
 

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MSS OS box 2.57Scrapbook, 1954-1956
 

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MSS OS box 3.182Scrapbook, 1952-1954
 

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MSS OS box 3.183Scrapbook, 1954-1972
 

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MSS OS box 3.184Scrapbook, 1966-1972
 

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MSS OS box 3.280Scrapbook, 1950-1952
 

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MSS OS box 3.281Scrapbook, 1978-1980
 

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MSS OS box 4.113Scrapbook, 1941-1942 and 1991-1993
 

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MSS OS box 4.116Scrapbook, 1976-1978
 

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MSS OS box 4.117Scrapbook, 1976-1978
 

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MSS OS box 4.122Scrapbook, 1985-1989
 

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MSS OS box 4.123Scrapbook, 1985-1989
 

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MSS OS box 5.40Folio 1, undated