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Guide to the Tuesday Nighters (Manchester, Iowa) records

Collection Overview

Date Span: 1950-2006
Creator: Tuesday Nighters (Manchester, Iowa)
Extent: 7.00 linear inches.
Collection Number: IWA0576
Repository: Iowa Women's Archives
Summary: A women's club concerned primarily with philanthropic and social activities.

Alternate Extent Statement: Photographs in Box 2 and scattered.

Access: The papers are open for research.

Use: Copyright held by the donor has been transferred to the University of Iowa.

Acquisition: The records (donor no. 1135) were donated by Pat Swanson in 2007.

Preferred Citation: Tuesday Nighters (Manchester, IA) records, Iowa Women's Archives, The University of Iowa Libraries, Iowa City.

Repository: Iowa Women's Archives
Address: 100 Main Library
University of Iowa Libraries
Iowa City, IA 52242
Phone: 319-335-5068
Curator: Kären Mason

The Tuesday Nighters Club of Manchester, Iowa, began as the Child Development Club in approximately 1950, changing its name to the Tuesday Nighters in the late 1960's. The club concerned itself with philanthropic and social activities, donating materials and money to various charities, including Operation Santa and Camp Courageous of Iowa.

The Tuesday Nighters' records date from 1950 to 2006 and measure 7 linear inches. The bulk of the collection consists of correspondence, minutes, financial records and program books.
Book Review Club (Manchester, Iowa) Records

Browse by Series:
Series 1: GENERAL

  • Series 1: GENERAL
  • Box 1:
  • Club records - 1970-1982
  • Minutes - 1982-2006
  • Program books - 1964-1965, 1980-2006
  • Financial records - 1950-1998, 2006
  • Box 2:
  • Camp Courageous materials - 1982-1988, 1999
  • Correspondence - 1976-2003
  • Newspaper clippings and events - 1984-2004
  • Organization newsletters (non-Tuesday Nighters) - 1979
  • Photographs - 1980-1982, 1991