Progress Club Records,1907-1976

Descriptive Summary

Title
Progress Club Records,1907-1976
Creator
Progress Club
Extent
1 lin. ft.
Subjects
Organizations, women's -- Progress Club
Madison County, Kentucky -- Organizations, women's
Finding Aid Author
Processed by: staff; machine-readable finding aid created by:M. Plarr
Repository
Berea College

Collection Overview

Biography / History
The Club was established in Berea as the Priscilla Club in 1907, its purpose "to promote friendly associations and to afford facilities for helpful and interesting reading." The name of the Club was changed to the Progress Club in 1915.
Scope and Content
The collection consists of minutes and yearbooks of this Berea women's social organization.
Materials consist of an incomplete set of minutes (1907 - 1976) and printed annual yearbooks (1907 - 1976). Included are copies of the organization's constitution, lists of officers, and descriptions of programs and activities of Club members.