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Archives Collections: Clubs/Organizations/Other Scrapbooks

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Clubs/Organizations/Other Scrapbooks

This series of scrapbooks includes scrapbooks, photo albums, and clippings associated with Meredith clubs, organizations, and other groups and activities associated with the campus.  They are created by various groups and individuals.  The scrapbooks are organized by subject matter.

Alumnae Association

Alumnae Association

 

Scrapbook, 1929-1931

Estimated Creation Date: 1931
Years Covered: 1929-1931
Material Types: Paper

Collected materials in the Alumnae Association, 1929-1931 scrapbook include postcards of Meredith campus buildings, Alma Mater sheet music, programs for recitals, concerts, the Alumnae Luncheon, and Banquet, and news clippings about Meredith College Alumnae, the NC Baptist Emergency Fund, concerts/recitals, the College Style Show, superlatives, and Meredith grandchildren.

Meredith Alumnae Richmond Chapter

Estimated Creation Date: 1955
Years Covered: 1947-1955
Material Types: Photographs, paper

Collected materials in the Meredith Alumnae Richmond Chapter scrapbook include news clippings about Meredith college, wedding announcements, and chapter news, the Richmond reporter, which includes alumnae news, photographs of a covered dish dinner and alumnae meeting, ephemera from the Richmond chapter, and Meredith song lyrics.

Astrotekton Society

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Astrotekton Society

 

Scrapbook, 1955-1956

Estimated Creation Date: 1956
Years Covered: 1955-1956
Material Types: Photographs, paper

Collected materials in the Astrotekton Society, 1955-1956 scrapbook include a list of officers, photographs of officers, Decision Day, the Pep Rally, and students around campus, newspaper clippings about Decision day, members accomplishments, Who's who, superlatives, May Queen, and athletics, a letter from the society's former president, ephemera from the Pep Rally, and programs for a music recital and society night.

Scrapbook, 1958-1972

Estimated Creation Date: 1972
Years Covered: 1958-1972
Material Types: Photographs, paper

Collected materials in the Astrotekton Society, 1958-1972 scrapbook include photographs of various events and officers, letters concerning the new society hall, thank you notes from fraternities, ephemera from Rush week, skits, and Awards day, telegrams to the Astros, news clippings about Rush week, the Rhythm Kids, and the parade, miscellaneous crafts, the Astro's oaths, and certificates for service projects.

Scrapbook, 1972-1977

Estimated Creation Date: 1977
Years Covered: 1972-1977
Material Types: Photographs, paper

Collected materials in the Astrotekton Society, 1972-1977 scrapbook include newspaper clippings about club news, the country carnival, the Fashion Show Fundraiser, and Food Drive, thank you notes from the superintendent at Governor Morehead School and a thank you letter from the March of Dimes Wake County Director, photographs of the Halloween Party at the Shelley School and the Fashion Show fundraiser, and flyers for the Raleigh Food Drive, Rededication, Rush week 1973, supper club, and kissing booth at the country carnival.

Scrapbook, 1977-1988

Estimated Creation Date: 1988
Years Covered: 1977-1988
Material Types: Photographs, paper

Collected materials in the Astrotekton Society, 1977-1988 scrapbook include photographs of Halloween and Easter at Shelley School, Rush Week, and book sale fundraiser, thank you notes from Shelley School, citation of Merit from the MS Society, a songbook, and the constitution.

Scrapbook, 1985-1986

Estimated Creation Date: 1986
Years Covered: 1985-1986
Material Types: Photographs, paper, button

Collected materials in the Astrotekton Society, 1985-1986 scrapbook include pamphlets on Multiple Sclerosis, songs, meeting notes, flyers for the rush party and book sale, photographs of their meetings and restoring Billy the goat, and newspaper clippings about their service project. 

Athletics/Recreation

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Athletic Association

 

Scrapbook, 1954-1955

Estimated Creation Date: 1955
Years Covered: 1954-1955
Material Types: Photographs, paper

Collected materials in the Athletic Association, 1954-1955 scrapbook include a list of past presidents, an orientation guide, the Athletic Association handbook, photographs of students, board members, and a trip to Washington D.C., news clippings about Palio and Cornhuskin', ephemera from Palio, and programs for Palio, Play Day, and a dance recital.

Scrapbook, 1959-1960

Estimated Creation Date: 1960
Years Covered: 1959-1960
Material Types: Photographs, paper

Collected materials in the Athletic Association, 1959-1960 scrapbook include photographs of Cornhuskin', a list of members and play day winners, ephemera from Cornhuskin', news clippings about Cornhuskin' and the campus election, and programs from class skits.

 

Black and white image of students in playing basketball

 

Meredith Basketball Team

 

Scrapbook, 1975

Estimated Creation Date: 1975
Years Covered: 1975
Material Types: Paper

Collected materials in the Meredith Basketball Team scrapbook include images of Aruba and news clippings about the basketball team's games in Aruba. 

 

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Meredith Recreation Association

 

Scrapbook, 1988-1989

Estimated Creation Date: 1989
Years Covered: 1988-1989
Material Types: Photographs, paper

Collected materials in the Meredith Recreation Association, 1988-1989 scrapbook include photographs of MRA's first meeting, Cornhuskin', intramural sports, Christmas caroling, stunt, Little Friends Weekend, the Student-Faculty Basketball game, the MRA Spring Planning Retreat, flyers for Christmas caroling, stunt, student faculty game, the Easter egg hunt,  intramural sports, and Cornhuskin', the MRA Fall newsletter, news clippings about Cornhuskin', year's activities, stunt, the Easter egg hunt, and Little Friends Weekend.

Scrapbook, 1989-1990

Estimated Creation Date: 1990
Years Covered: 1989-1990
Material Types: Photographs, paper

Collected materials in the Meredith Recreation Association, 1989-1990 scrapbook include photographs of MRA's first meeting, move in day, the fall retreat, Cornhuskin', basketball finals, the student-faculty basketball game, Little Friends Weekend, Volleyball, and stunt, newspaper clippings about freshman orientation, the MRA fall retreat, Cornhuskin' plans, Little Friends Weekend, and stunt, flyers for the fall retreat, orientation, the Meredith Miler Program, aerobics classes, Cornhuskin', Christmas caroling, stunt, and a pizza party, and letters/notes concerning the fall retreat agenda, the canceled co-ed softball tournament, the intramural sports schedule, and the handbook.

Baptist Student Union

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Baptist Student Union

 

Scrapbook, 1930-1931

Estimated Creation Date: 1931
Years Covered: 1930-1931
Material Types: Paper

Collected materials in the Baptist Student Union, 1930-1931 scrapbook include news clippings about the BSU president, new students, the YWA play, Rally Day, conferences, Dr. Livingston Johnson, Dr. Porter, Dr. Spilman, the emergency fund, and miscellaneous BSU notes.

Scrapbook, 1931-1932

Estimated Creation Date: 1932
Years Covered: 1931-1932
Material Types: Paper, photographs, ribbon, flowers

Collected materials in the Baptist Student Union, 1931-1932 scrapbook include ephemera from the organization, programs for the installation of officers, meetings, and the BSU Council Retreat, news clippings about the new student secretary, the council retreat, and BSU notes, photographs of individuals and groups, a Guide for Tourists in Italy, and letters to incoming students.

Scrapbook, 1932-1933

Estimated Creation Date: 1933
Years Covered: 1932-1933
Material Types: Paper, photographs, napkin, flower

Collected materials in the Baptist Student Union, 1932-1933 scrapbook include BSU ephemera, photographs of individuals, groups, and wedding portraits, news clippings about a BYPU reception, various social events, BSU notes, conferences, and speakers, a tentative budget, and letters.

Scrapbook, 1933-1934

Estimated Creation Date: 1934
Years Covered: 1933-1934
Material Types: Paper, photographs, ribbon, string, flower

Collected materials in the Baptist Student Union, 1933-1934 scrapbook include letters from missionaries, programs for the BSU convention, photographs of weddings, groups, and missionaries, news clippings about receptions, social meetings, conferences, various BSU ephemera, the monthly BSU report, tentative budget, and miscellaneous BSU notes.

Scrapbook, 1934-1935

Estimated Creation Date: 1935
Years Covered: 1934-1935
Material Types: Paper, photographs, ribbon, napkin, flowers

Collected materials in the Baptist Student Union, 1934-1935 scrapbook include news clippings about Charles Brewer, the May Queen, guest speakers, new faculty, the Baptist conference, general campus news, and miscellaneous BSU notes, photographs of groups and individuals, letters and telegrams, a program for the Baptist State Convention, and various BSU ephemera.

Scrapbook, 1936-1938

Estimated Creation Date: 1938
Years Covered: 1936-1938
Material Types: Paper, photographs

Collected materials in the Baptist Student Union, 1936-1938 scrapbook include annotations, photographs of individuals/groups and Sunday school class training class participants, programs for the BSU convention, National Preaching Mission, and YWA Banquet, newspaper clippings about new faculty, the Greensboro convention, the Thanksgiving Fun festival, parties, meetings, and BSU notes, letters, and ephemera from the Baptist Student Union Convention.

Scrapbook, 1940-1941

Estimated Creation Date: 1941
Years Covered: 1940-1941
Material Types: Photographs, Paper

Collected materials in the Baptist Student Union, 1936-1938 scrapbook include annotations, photographs of individuals/groups and Sunday school class training class participants, programs for the BSU convention, National Preaching Mission, and YWA Banquet, newspaper clippings about new faculty, the Greensboro convention, the Thanksgiving Fun festival, parties, meetings, and BSU notes, letters, and ephemera from the Baptist Student Union Convention.

Scrapbook, 1945-1946

Estimated Creation Date: 1946
Years Covered: 1945-1946
Material Types: Photographs, Paper, string

Collected materials in the Baptist Student Union, 1945-1946 scrapbook include news clippings about student retreats, a wedding ceremony, plays, Focus Week, and student leaders, letters, photographs of the mid-year retreat, schedules and calendars for the BSU Retreat, Mid-year retreat, and Religious Focus Week, and programs for worship services.

Scrapbook, 1948-1949

Estimated Creation Date: 1949
Years Covered: 1948-1949
Material Types: Paper

Collected materials in the Baptist Student Union, 1948-1949 scrapbook include a schedule for the pre-school planning conference, the BSU newsletter, various BSU ephemera, and news clippings about orientation, parties, speakers, the BSU convention, and miscellaneous BSU news.

Scrapbook, 1949-1950

Estimated Creation Date: 1950
Years Covered: 1949-1950
Material Types: Paper

Collected materials in the Baptist Student Union, 1949-1950 scrapbook include news clippings about the BSU president, BSU events, the BSU convention, and various speakers, the BSU student yearbook, copies of The Reveille, the BSU newsletter, the BSU week schedule of activities, programs for the pre-school retreat and the BSU state convention, calendar of events and cards.

Scrapbook, 1951-1952

Estimated Creation Date: 1952
Years Covered: 1951-1952
Material Types: Paper

Collected materials in the Baptist Student Union, 1951-1952 scrapbook include the BSU newsletter, a schedule for the pre-school planning conference, a program schedule for the year, copies of The Reveille, news clippings about various speakers, religious week, a festival, and the state convention, cards, and programs for worship services.

Scrapbook, 1952-1953

Estimated Creation Date: 1953
Years Covered: 1952-1953
Material Types: Paper, photographs

Collected materials in the Baptist Student Union, 1952-1953 scrapbook include the BSU newsletter, a program calendar, news clippings about new professors, parties, service projects, conventions, various speakers, and Religious Emphasis Week, and photographs of the Freshman picnic.

Scrapbook, 1953-1954

Estimated Creation Date: 1954
Years Covered: 1953-1954
Material Types: Paper

Collected materials in the Baptist Student Union, 1953-1954 scrapbook include news clippings about speakers, Religious emphasis week, and miscellaneous BSU news, a Baptist Student Convention program, copies of The Reveille, chapel programs, and a program for Religious Focus Week.

Scrapbook, 1959-1960

Estimated Creation Date: 1960
Years Covered: 1959-1960
Material Types: Paper

Collected materials in the Baptist Student Union, 1959-1960 scrapbook include news clippings about the BSU council, speakers, the state convention, and miscellaneous BSU news, calendars/schedules for the BSU retreat, BSU activities, state and south-wide events, and the YWA Enlistment Week, programs for the BSU convention, student convention, and Founders Day, copies of the Reveille, and various BSU ephemera.

Scrapbook, 1960-1961

Estimated Creation Date: 1961
Years Covered: 1960-1961
Material Types: Paper

Collected materials in the Baptist Student Union, 1960-1961 scrapbook include calendars/schedules for the BSU, BSU state and south-wide events, and the BSU retreat, a convention bulletin, programs for the Baptist Student convention and Religious Emphasis Week, and news clippings about the BSU convention, Religious Emphasis Week, various speakers, and the BSU Leadership conferences.

Scrapbook, 1961-1962

Estimated Creation Date: 1962
Years Covered: 1961-1962
Material Types: Paper

Collected materials in the Baptist Student Union, 1961-1962 scrapbook include the BSU newsletter, news clippings about the BSU retreat and Religious Emphasis Week, a schedule for the BSU retreat, a program for the BSU pilgrimage, a brochure for the International Students retreat, and copies of The Reveille.

 

Home Economics

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Home Economics

 

Scrapbook, 1925-1928

Estimated Creation Date: 1928
Years Covered: 1925-1928
Material Types: Fabric samples, wool, yarn, silk, cotton

Collected materials in the Home Economics, 1925-1928 scrapbook include fabric samples and yarn, evaluations of fabric and analysis of experiments done on the fabric's color and patterns, and microscopic studies of the fabric done at the University of Wisconsin.

Scrapbook, 1945-1957

Estimated Creation Date: 1957
Years Covered: 1945-2957
Material Types: Paper, ribbon, daisy

Collected materials in the Home Economics Club, 1945-1957 scrapbook include newspaper clippings about the "Keeping Christmas" Program, induction of seniors in the National Association of Home Economics, a craft designed by Ellen Brewer, Founder's Day, and the 4H Club Health King & Queen contest, invitations to the OSU home economics department's 50th anniversary celebration and the Tea and Dinner at the Cedar Chest, the Home economics club newsletter, home ration coupons, and handmade booklets on lectures and demonstrations.

Scrapbook, 1928-1946

Estimated Creation Date: 1946
Years Covered: 1928-1946
Material Types: Photographs, Paper

Collected materials in the Home Economics, 1928-1946 scrapbook include photographs of the sophomore cooking class, the style show winners, and the home management apartment, newspaper clippings about the house warming party, cotton fashion, the Textile Style show, lectures, and club notes, a recipe book, letters to Ellen Brewer, paper crafts, and the Handbook for the Home Economics Club.

Scrapbook, 1950s-1960s

Estimated Creation Date: 1960s
Years Covered: 1950s-1960s
Material Types: Paper

Collected materials in the Home Economics, 1950s-1960s scrapbook include magazine clippings containing seasonal menus and cake decorating guides, and news clippings about various home crafts, including Easter crafts.

Music and Theatre

Music

 

Scrapbook

Estimated Creation Date: 1912
Years Covered: 1909-1912
Material Types: Paper

Collected materials in the Music scrapbook include news clippings about the Department of Music, and programs for recitals, concerts, music festivals, commencement, and Class Day.

 

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Theatre

 

Scrapbook

Estimated Creation Date: 1950
Years Covered: 1946-1950
Material Types: Photographs, paper

Collected materials in the Theatre Department's scrapbook include photographs from the Astro play, programs for "Our Town" and Astro/Phi plays, invitations to the playmaker's festival, newspaper reviews of plays, and news paper clippings from the Baptist Convention that feature Meredith College.

News Bureau

News Bureau

 

Scrapbook, 1940-1941

Estimated Creation Date: 1941
Years Covered: 1940-1941
Material Types: Paper

Collected materials in the News Bureau, 1940-1941 scrapbook include newspaper clippings about faculty changes, freshman week, stunt, Who's Who, May Day, plays, choir activities, Founders' day, the May Day Queen, recitals, seminars, lectures, graduation, and silver shield, an Obituary for Charles E. Brewer, and wedding announcements.

Scrapbook, 1941-1944

Estimated Creation Date: 1987
Years Covered: 1986-1987
Material Types: Paper, cloth

Collected materials in the News Bureau, 1941-1944 scrapbook include newspaper clippings about alumnae achievements, college events, construction plans and fund raising, Ellen Black Winston, the first woman commencement speaker, the war effort, stunt, Who's Who, and the Quarantine, wedding announcements, programs for piano recitals, Christmas music recital, and the Alumnae Council, and notes, including, a list of recitals, a schedules for Religious Emphasis Week, and stunt.

Student Activities

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Student Activities

 

Scrapbook

Estimated Creation Date: 1985
Years Covered: 1981-1985
Material Types: Photographs

Collected materials in the Student Activities scrapbook include photographs of Cornhuskin', orientation, move in day, commencement, a book signing by Adele Scheele, flag football, Christmas dinner, Valentine's day party, Astro Rush party, Philaretian Society Party, Stunt, Little Friends Weekend, Spring Fling, and Class day, and notes with numbers.

Photo Album

Estimated Creation Date: 1987
Years Covered: 1986-1987
Material Types: Photographs

Collected materials in the Student Activities photo album include photographs of an on-campus concert.

Student Government

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Student Government Association

 

Scrapbook

Estimated Creation Date: 1987
Years Covered: 1986-1987
Material Types: Photographs, paper

Collected materials in the Student Government Association scrapbook include flyers for the official SGA installation, Alcohol Awareness Week and luminaries, letters to the SGA executive board, photographs of freshman orientation and the fall retreat, news clippings about Burgers for Baby Boomers, freshman elections, Jimmy Carter visits, luminaries, construction on the art building, the cancellation of Spring Fling and Winter Formal, lack of school spirit, and the Bee Hive demolition.

Other

Recipes for Around-the-World Dinner

Estimated Creation Date: 1992
Years Covered: 1992
Material Types: Paper

Collected materials in the Recipes for Around-the-World-Dinner scrapbook include recipes from the World Religions Course with directions.

Student Letters

Estimated Creation Date: 1991
Years Covered: 1991
Material Types: Paper

Collected materials in the Student Letters scrapbook include letters to authors written by Meredith Students in the American Literature Class.

Wedding Scrapbooks

Wedding Scrapbook 1940-1942
Wedding Scrapbook 1940-1948
Wedding Scrapbook 1948-1949
Wedding Scrapbook 1949-1951
Wedding Scrapbook 1951-1957
Wedding Scrapbook 1957-1960
Wedding Scrapbook 1960-1962

Collected materials in the Wedding scrapbooks include wedding announcements for Meredith alumnae.