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Faculty Men's Club Records, 1930-1981

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Oregon State University. Faculty Men's Club.
Title
Faculty Men's Club Records
Dates
1930-1981 (inclusive)
1950-1968 (bulk)
Quantity
0.15 cubic foot, (1 box)
Collection Number
MSS Faculty Men's
Summary
The Faculty Men's Club Records document the activities and administration of this organization of male faculty and staff established in 1930 at Oregon State University. The records consist of constitution and bylaws, correspondence, programs and agendas, meeting minutes, and membership lists.
Repository
Oregon State University Libraries, Special Collections & Archives Research Center
Special Collections & Archives Research Center
121 The Valley Library
Oregon State University
Corvallis OR
97331-4501
Telephone: 541-737-2075
Fax: 541-737-8674
scarc@oregonstate.edu
Access Restrictions
Collection is open for research.
Languages
English

Historical NoteReturn to Top

The Faculty Men's Club, founded as the Men's Faculty Club in 1930, was formed to promote "unity, cooperation, and fellowship" among OSU's male faculty and staff, and to "advance the understanding of higher education in Oregon." G. V. Copson was the first president. The club had a lounge on the second floor of the Memorial Union. The club disbanded in 1969 after a request in 1968 from the Memorial Union Board of Directors to vacate the Faculty Lounge in the Memorial Union. The remaining funds of the Club were transferred to the OSU Foundation in 1979 for construction of the Cultural and Conference Center.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Records include a constitution and bylaws (circa 1950), correspondence, programs and agendas, meeting minutes, and membership lists. The records include correspondence pertaining to the disbanding of the organization in the late 1960s and the disposition of the club's treasury.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Preferred Citation

Faculty Men's Club Records, Oregon State University Archives, Corvallis, Oregon.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top