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The Olympians Study Club Programs and Newspaper Clippings

Identifier: M/A 0124

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Collection consists of newspaper clippings about the Outlook Study Club and the club’s annual programs spanning 1916-1944.


  • 1916 - 1944



The collection is available for use in Special Collections during the department's open hours.


The Olympians Study Club was organized on February 13, 1913, in Minneapolis by Mrs. Caleb C. Crane. Themes of study were chosen from modern literature, modern drama, or current events. Members hosted meetings at their homes on a rotating basis.


0.21 Linear Feet (1 box)

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Membership included:

Mrs. C. P. Aling, Mrs. George H. Beattie, Mrs. A. E. Benjamin, Mrs. Clifford S. Borden, Mrs. W. F. Brainerd, Mrs. A. F. Bratrud, Mrs. Chas. D. Buck, Mrs. H. C. Buffington, Mrs. W. I. Carpenter, Mrs. Caleb C. Crane, Mrs. Robert W. Cranston, Mrs. H. G. Day, Dr. Bertha Newkirk Diessner, Mrs. Emory W. Ensign, Mrs. V. E. Extrom, Mrs. Matt Farmer, Mrs. M. E. Flynn, Mrs. Walter T. Forbes, Mrs. A. M. Forster, Mrs. Harry L. Gearhart, Mrs. C. B. Greenwood, Mrs. E. C. Griswold, Mrs. Lamar Hallowell, Mrs. Victor Hanson, Miss Caroline M. Hanscom, Mrs. H. L. Hoidale, Mrs. James Holmes, Mrs. George G. Humston, Mrs. John B. Irwin, Mrs. Henry R. Karnstedt, Miss Emma Keep, Mrs. Edward P. Kelly, Mrs. Harry F. Kennedy, Mrs. Henry N. Knott, Mrs. A. J. Leahy, Mrs. H. P. Leachman, Mrs. H. C. Lindquist, Mrs. J. G. Marx, Mrs. J. A. McCampbell, Mrs. E. P. McCarty, Mrs. Geotge V. McLaughlin, Mrs. A.A. McRae, Mrs. T. V. Moreau, Mrs. Edward Nelson, Mrs. E. W. Norton, Mrs. James E. O’Brien, Mrs. Chas. Oliver, Mrs. J. E. Oren, Miss Mabel P. Otis, Mrs. Joseph V. Palmer, Mrs. W. E. Patterson, Mrs. R. R. Reidler, Mrs. Rowland C. Smith, Mrs. Gilbert J. Thomas, Mrs. George P. Thomas, Mrs. G. Thompson, Mrs. H. L. Towler, Mrs. E. Z. Wanous, Mrs. Philip Webster, Mrs. Herbert R. Yerxa

The Olympians Study Club Programs and Newspaper Clippings
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Repository Details

Part of the Hennepin County Library Special Collections Repository

Minneapolis Central Library
300 Nicollet Mall
Minneapolis MN 55401 U.S.A.