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Minnesota State University, Mankato

Minnesota State University, Mankato

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Minnesota State University, Mankato,
Memorial Library, Southern Minnesota Historical Center
Women's Relief Corps, Alexander Wilkin Chapter, Past Presidents' Club. Social and Financial Records, 1913 - 1947.
MSU Archives Collection 1231



Women's Relief Corps, Alexander Wilkin Chapter, Past Presidents' Club. Social and Financial Records, 1913 - 1947. SMHC Manuscript Collection 1231. 1 volume.

Abstract:

This collection consists of the records of the Women's Relief Corps, Alexander Wilkin Chapter, Past Presidents' Club, No. 64 of Mankato, Minnesota. The records include social and financial records of the club, including ledger sheets and minutes of the meetings. Also included is a history of the group, written in 1926.

Historical Note:

The Past President's Club of Alexander Wilkin Relief Corps, No. 64 of Mankato, Minnesota was organized December 10, 1913, the twenty-fifth anniversary year of the Women's Relief Corps. This organization is an auxiliary of the Grand Army of the Republic. There were seventeen charter members according to a history of the organization written in 1926.

Information obtained from the collection.

Restrictions:

There are no restrictions on use of this collection for research purposes. The researcher assumes full responsibility for observing all copyright, property and libel laws as they apply.

Collection Citation:

Women's Relief Corps, Alexander Wilkin Chapter, Past Presidents' Club. Social and Financial Records, 1913 - 1947. SMHC Manuscript Collection 1231, Southern Minnesota Historical Center, Memorial Library, Minnesota State University, Mankato.

Acquisition:

Ms. Mary Pay Johnson donated this collection in March 1977.

Processed By:

Ms. Karin Thiem processed this collection in September 1977. Finding aid revised by Robert Russell October 2000.

Related Collections:

It has been determined that there are no similar manuscript collections about the Women's Relief Corps, Alexander Wilkin Chapter available elsewhere.

LCSH Subject Headings:

Women - Mankato (Minn.) -- Societies and clubs.
Patriotic societies - Mankato (Minn.).
Grand Army of the Republic.