Guide to the Reviewers Club Records, 1922-2013


Records of the Reviewers Club, a women's club in Durham, N.C.

Collection Details

Collection Number
Reviewers Club records
Reviewers Club (Durham, N.C.)
4.0 Linear Feet
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
Materials in English

Collection Overview

Records of the Reviewers Club, whose members were chiefly wives of Duke University faculty and administrators. Collection includes constitutions, standing rules, directories and rosters of members and officers, programs, minutes (1922-2010), correspondence, an article on history of the society, published in 1952, and scrapbooks containing assorted items, including clippings, photographs, and letters.

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[Identification of item], Reviewers Club Records, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.

Contents of the Collection

1975 Accession, 1922-1975
(2 boxes)
Box 1-2
1992-0087 Accession

Formerly Acc. 92/087: Box 1

Box 3
1997-0064 Accession

Formerly known as Acc. 97/064: Box 1

Box 4
Membership, programming, directories, 1957-1988
Box 5
Scrapbook (disbound) of Reviewers Club membership, including member profiles, 1980s-1995
(2 folders)
Box 5
Scrapbook (disbound) of Reviewers Club membership, 1997-2011
(2 folders)
Box 5
"Celebrating 90 Years" compilation of membership, traditions, 2013
Box 5
Treasurer accounts and correspondence, 1993-2003
Box 5
Membership correspondence, 2013
Box 5
Reviewers meeting minutes, programs/meeting materials, 1988-1997, 2000-2011
(11 folders)
Box 6

Historical Note

Women's club of Durham, N.C.

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The Reviewers Club Records were received by the David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library as a gift in 1975, 1992, 1997, and 2016.

Processing Information

Accessions described in this collection guide: 1975, 1992, 1997, 2016-0229.