Rotary Club of Louisville, ca. 1915-1975

Descriptive Summary

Title
Rotary Club of Louisville, ca. 1915-1975
Creator
Rotary Club of Louisville, Kentucky
Extent
1.25 linear feet
Repository
University of Louisville

Collection Overview

Biography / History
The Louisville Rotary Club was organized in February 1912 by T.L. McGill, C.H. Hamilton, and Frank G. Jones. Rotary Clubs date to 1905, when Chicagoan Paul Harris started a group of business and professional men to meet for the purposes of friendship and service. "Sparks," the newsletter for the Louisville club began in September 1913.

Contents of the Collection

Yearly Rosters, 1922 - 1975 incomplete. Rosters contain a copy of the organization's constitution…

1. 1922 - 1938/39

2. 1940/41 - 1950/51

3. 1951/52 - 1960/61

4. 1961/62 - 1974/75.

Programs and Booklets

5. Printed material from the 25th (1937) and the 50th (1962) anniversaries of the Rotary Club of…

Listing of membership numbers

6. 1955

"Sparks" 1921/22 - 1926/27 Bound volumes

Bi-weekly newsletter of the organization that announced and detailed club activities, profiled new…