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American News Women's Club archives

Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/1903.1/1348

Abstract

Title:
American News Women's Club archives
Author/Creator:
American News Women's Club
Collection number:
2003-66, 2004-146
Size:
46.50 linear feet and 1 oversize folder
Bulk dates:
1950-1975
Inclusive dates:
1932-2001
Collection Area:
State of Maryland and Historical Collections
Repository:
Special Collections, University of Maryland Libraries, Hornbake Library, College Park, MD 20742. Tel: 301-405-9212, Fax: 301-314-2709, Email: askhornbake@umd.edu
Abstract:

The Archives of the American News Women's Club (ANWC) documents the history of the ANWC from its founding in 1932 until the present and contains scrapbooks, newspaper clippings, issues of newsletters, membership information and directories, event files, photographs, and several audiotapes and videotapes. Also included are records documenting the operation of the clubhouse. Membership in the ANWC was initially limited to women reporters and writers employed by newspapers. Membership later expanded to include women from all areas of communications. (Website: http://www.anwc.org).

Important Information for Users of the Collection

Restrictions:

Membership files must be pre-screened by curator before viewing.

Preferred citation:

American News Women's Club archives, Special Collections, University of Maryland Libraries.

Status:

This collection has been minimally processed. A brief finding aid/inventory is available.