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American Association of University Women (AAUW) Collection, Knoxville Branch

Identifier: MSC 0310

Scope and Contents

The first meeting of the Southern Association of College Women in Knoxville was held in the summer of 1903. In the spring of 1921 the organization affiliated with the American Association of College Women (AAUW) and the first meeting held as the Knoxville Branch of the American Association of College Women was held on May 3, 1921. Records of the organization include folders on the chapter's history and its centennial celebration in 2003; minutes, 1903-1982; membership/dues cards; Study Group material; Knoxville Branch By-laws; reports; Knoxville Branch Newsletters, 1956-1967; Tennessee Division Directory of Officers; publications including Journal of the American Association of University Women, AAUW Journal ,Graduate Woman, and AAUW Journal Newspaper; membership records; financial records, club yearbooks, 1936/37 through 2003/04; and scrapbooks. Recd. 6-25-2014 from Ann Loy: 1 box (2002-2008) + 3 oversize display boards done by Margie LeCoultre (one re: 100th anniversary in 2003). (some water damage).


  • Creation: 1903 - 2008

Conditions Governing Access

Material is available for research. Prior arrangement MUST be made by contacting the Calvin M. McClung Historical Collection at


11 boxes : plus 3 display boards

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Repository Details

Part of the Calvin M. McClung Historical Collection Repository

601 S Gay Street
3rd floor
Knoxville Tennessee 37902 United States