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Guide to the Marion Federation of Women's Clubs records

Collection Overview

Date Span: 1899-1957
Creator: Marion Federation Of Women's Clubs (Marion, Iowa)
Extent: 5.00 linear inches.
Collection Number: IWA0643
Repository: Iowa Women's Archives
Summary: Organization of Marion women's clubs.

Access: The records are open for research.

Use: Copyright has not been transferred to the University of Iowa.

Acquisition: The records (donor no. 360) were donated by the Marion Public Library.

Preferred Citation: Marion Federation of Women's Clubs 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 Marion Federation of Women's Clubs was an umbrella organization that met monthly at the Marion Public Library, allowing individual women's clubs to work together on community service projects. The Marion Federation was deactivated in 1957.

The Marion Federation of Women's Clubs records date from 1899 to 1957 and measure 5 linear inches.  The records consist primarily of minutes and treasurer's books and reports.

Browse by Series:
Series 1: GENERAL

  • Series 1: GENERAL
  • Box 1:
  • Constitution and by-laws, undated
  • Iowa Federation of Women's Clubs fifth district conventions - 1914, 1931
  • Minutes - 1905-1912
  • Minutes - 1913-1917
  • Minutes - 1917-1934
  • Minutes - 1934-1955
  • Minutes - 1956
  • Newspaper clippings - 1913, 1956
  • Reorganization questionnaire - 1955
  • Treasurer's annual reports - 1917, 1932-1933
  • Treasurer's entry book - 1940-1957

This collection is indexed under the following subject terms.

Corporate Names:
Marion Federation Of Women's Clubs (Marion, Iowa)

20th century

Community organizations

Geographic Names:
United States -- Iowa -- Marion

Genre/Form of Materials:
Administrative records
Annual reports

Women's Clubs and Organizations