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Minister's Club records, 1870-1976.

 Series
Identifier: RG5375

Scope and Contents

This collection contains meeting minutes, a historical sketch and various articles related to the Minister's Club.

Dates

  • 1870-1976

Creator

Restrictions on Access

Access to this collection is unrestricted and open to the public.

Restrictions on Use

Items in this collection are subject to U.S. Copyright Law. It is the responsibility of the researcher to determine the copyright status of collection items and to secure any permissions necessary for their reproduction and publication. Requests for permission to publish material must be discussed with the archivist or librarian.

Historical Note

The Minister's Club, founded in 1870 was a club with a similar objective. A member later likened it to the English "Metaphysical Society" though it was more long lived. Meeting format consisted of read essays and discussion and the location of meetings were often hosted by members at their own residences.

Extent

0.6 Cubic Feet (2 boxes)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

The Minister's Club, founded in 1870 was a club with a similar objective. A member later likened it to the English "Metaphysical Society" though it was more long lived. Meeting format consisted of read essays and discussion and the location of meetings were often hosted by members at their own residences. This collection contains meeting minutes, a historical sketch and various articles related to the Minister's Club.

Arrangement

This collection has maintaine the original order of records from when it was first deposited.

Acquisition Information

Deposited along with RG0032 + RG5376 by Joseph Bassett (Minister's Club) and Justin Hartman (Pilgrim Club and Winthrop Club) in June 1985, no original accession number. Minister's Club was separated in 2018 and given accession number: 2018-16.

Processing Information

Processed by William McCarthy in June 2018, using DACS Second Edition.
Title
Minister's Club records, 1870-1976
Status
Completed
Author
William McCarthy
Date
2018-06-27
Description rules
3
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the Congregational Library & Archives Repository

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