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Business and Professional Men's Association Records

 Collection
Identifier: M/A 0236

Description of Contents

Collection consists of folders on: articles of incorporation and the constitution, by-laws, articles and reports, comments and correspondence, membership materials and program schedules.

Dates

  • 1923 - 1938

Creator

Access Restrictions

The collection is available for use during Special Collection’s open public hours and may be used only within the department.

History

This organization also called itself “The Cheese Club” and materials are from 1923-1938. The purpose of the club was to extend aid and to co-operate with political movements whose aim was the improvement of the living and working conditions among the masses of the people, embracing all producers, whether manual or brain workers; to promote greater efficiency and devotion to the public interest in all branches of the government service; to assist in inducing citizens of dependable character and special fitness to become candidates for important public office; to provide ways and means of disseminating correct information that such candidates and political groups will receive publicity; to present the point of view of the liberal-minded business and professional man and to co-operate with the farmer-labor groups in their political activities.

Extent

0.21 Linear Feet (1 box)

Language of Materials

English

Title
Business and Professional Men's Association Records
Status
Completed
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin

Repository Details

Part of the Hennepin County Library Special Collections Repository

Contact:
Minneapolis Central Library
300 Nicollet Mall
Minneapolis MN 55401 U.S.A.
612-543-8200