Reno-Lawrence Helpers Club records
The Reno-Lawrence Helpers Club was a social organization for women located in Lawrence, Kansas. According to the club's 1953 bylaws, ndividuals could become members if they were members of the Reno, Kansas community (Leavenworth County), attended the Reno Methodist Church, and/or were associated with the Reno Ladies' Aid. Members took turns hosting meetings in their homes and providing refreshments. This collection contains correspondence, including letters, greeting cards, thank you notes, etc., between members, as well as meeting minutes that include information regarding roll call, refreshments served, hostess' name, and documentation about other club activities.
- 1923 - 1973
- Reno-Lawrence Helpers Club (Lawrence, Kan.) (Organization)
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.25 Linear Feet (1 document case + 3 volumes) ; Volumes measure no taller than 37 cm (sizes vary).
RH MS 242
RH MS E133
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift, Reno-Lawrence Helpers Club via Martha Rose, 3 January 1978
- Guide to the Reno-Lawrence Helpers Club Collection
- Reno-Lawrence Helpers Club records
- Finding aid prepared by lgg, 4 January 1978. Finding aid encoded by mg, 2004. Finding aid revised by mwh, 2020.
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- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Finding aid written in English.
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- Preferred citation
Reno-Lawrence Helpers Club records, Kansas Collection, RH MS 242, Kenneth Spencer Research Library, University of Kansas