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Collection TitleCL 96 Monday Mothers ClubCreatorChemung County Historical Society
Processed ByRachel Dworkin
Date Completed:June 2012
Provenance:The items in this collection were donated to the Booth Library by Joanne Quick in 2012.
Terms:Elmira (N.Y.); Women-Societies and clubs
Historical:Monday Mothers Club - The Child's Conservation League, founded in 1922, was a women's club aimed at studying children to improve parenting.  In 1925, the name of the organization was changed to the Monday Mothers Club.  In 1926, the club joined the New York State Federation of Women's Clubs and began, not only to study children's issues, but become involved in children-focused charities. 
Scope:The Monday Mothers Club Collection includes the club's minutes from 1929 to 1986, annual programs from 1943 to 1962 and assorted papers from the 1980s. 
Notes:

Collection shares Box B with CL 97. 

Extent1 linear foot
Date Span1929-1986
AbstractThis collection contains the records of the Monday Mothers Club.


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TitleDocumentBox NumberFolder NumberLocation
Ledger - Minutes of the Monday Mothers Club, September 1929-May 1934. LedgerA0101
Ledger - Minutes of the Monday Mothers Club, October 1934-March 1939LedgerA0201
Ledger - Minutes of the Monday Mothers Club, April 1939-May 1944. LedgerA0301
Ledger - Minutes of the Monday Mothers Club, October 1944-June 1950. LedgerA0401
Ledger - Minutes of the Monday Mothers Club, September 1950-March 1964. LedgerA0501
Ledger - Minutes of the Monday Mothers Club, April 1964-April 1969. LedgerA0601
Ledger - Minutes of the Monday Mothers Club, May 1969-June 1973. LedgerA0701
Ledger - Minutes of the Monday Mothers Club, June 1973-May 1977.LedgerB0101
Ledger - Minutes of the Monday Mothers Club, June 1977-June 1983.LedgerB0201
Ledger - Minutes of the Monday Mothers Club, September 1983-June 1986. LedgerB0301
Programs - Monday Mothers Club season programs: 1943-1944; 1946-1950, 1952-1955, 1958-1962.ProgramsB0401
Booklet - Monday Mothers Club History and Members: The 60th Anniversary Tea, 1983.BookletB0402
Booklet - Monday Mothers Club Constitution & By-laws, ca. 1970s. BookletB0501
Booklet - Monday Mothers Club Constitution & By-laws, revised May 1983. BookletB0502
Membership application for the Monday Mothers Club, ca. 1980s. DocumentB0503
List of members and officers of the Monday Mothers Club, ca. 1980s. DocumentB0504
Introduction to the Monday Mothers Club 1984-85 season. DocumetB0505
Letterhead - Monday Mothers Club, ca. 1980s. LetterheadB0506
Receipt - Bibs-N-Cribs baby store, Elmira Heights, ca. 1980s. ReceiptB0507

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