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Guide to the Omega Township Women's Club (O'Brien County) records

Collection Overview

Date Span: 1976-1991
Creator: Omega Township Women's Club (O'Brien County)
Extent: 2.00 linear inches.
Collection Number: IWA0709
Repository: Iowa Women's Archives
Summary: Farm Bureau women's club.

Access: The records are open for research.

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

Acquisition: The records (donor no. 633) were donated by Irma Jacobsma in 1999.

Preferred Citation: Omega Township Women's Club (O'Brien County) 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
Email: lib-women@uiowa.edu
Website: http://www.lib.uiowa.edu/iwa

The Omega Township Women's Club of O'Brien County began September 20, 1976 in the home of Faye Anema. The club was sponsored by Farm Bureau and was formed so area women could discuss aspects of rural, farm,and family life. The club met once amonth and was very involved in community events, fundraising, and volunteering. Club meetings were a major social event for the women where they could work together and become involved in the community, socialize, and share common interests such as farm safety, sewing, cooking, and gardening.

The Omega Township Women's Club records measure 2 linear inches and date from 1976-1991. They consist of a scrapbook, secretary's books containing minutes from meetings, and a treasurer's book.

Browse by Series:
Series 1: RECORDS

  • Series 1: RECORDS
  • Box 1:
  • Scrapbook - 1984-1991
  • Secretary's book - 1976-1982
  • Secretary's book - 1984-1991
  • Treasurer's book - 1981-1991