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Soroptimist Club of Newark collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: MG Nwk Soroptimist-(Main)

Scope and Contents

Organized in 2 boxes:

Box #1. Minutes and Annual reports (1951-78), Treasurers' reports (1958-77), folders labeled as "50th Anniversary of American Federation of Soroptimist Clubs (1970)," "SIA / Club relations, correspondence, conferences, reports," "Correspondence-Special," "Committee reports (partial)";

Box #2. "Soroptimist Laws (1988-1990)," "Constitution and By-Laws (1955-79)," "Installion Procedures," "Other Community Activity (1960-75)," "Membership lists (1944-77)," "Hobby show (1961-67)," "Book, Author Dinners (1959-62)," "Fashion Shows," "The Soroptimist Club of Newark, Twenty-five years of service," "50th Anniversary of Soroptimist International of Newark, N.J. (1994)," "Friendship Link," programs, newspaper clippings, etc.


  • 1944 - 1994


Conditions Governing Use

Researchers wishing to publish, reproduce, or reprint materials from this collection must obtain permission.

Photocopying of materials is limited and no materials may be photocopied without permission from library staff.

Biographical / Historical

The Newark Soroptimist Club was organized in 1944 as the ninth Soroptimist group in the state, and worked with North Atlantic Region of the American Federation of Soroptimist Clubs founded in 1921. Soroptimist is an international volunteer organization for business and professional women who work to improve the lives of women and girls.


.83 Linear Feet (2 Hollinger boxes)

Language of Materials