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Collection on the Cassiopeia Club

 Collection
Identifier: M/A 0168

Description of Contents

The collection consists of programs from 1897 to 1959 (with some missing years) and a history of the club. The programs include officers, committees, agenda, meetings for the year, member’s names and addresses.

Dates

  • 1897 - 1959

Creator

Access Restrictions

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

History

Organized on October 8, 1897 under the leadership of Agnes Fryberger. The membership consisted of South Minneapolis women in the Portland Avenue-36th Street area. The club was named after the constellation Cassiopeia. It was a general study club with a variety of study courses.

Extent

0.42 Linear Feet (1 box)

Language of Materials

English

Title
Collection on the Cassiopeia Club
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