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Women -- Connecticut -- Hartford -- Societies and clubs

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

Arts and Crafts Club of Hartford records

Identifier: RG108

The Club was organized prior to 1909 with the purpose “to associate those actively or otherwise interested in the various branches of the arts and crafts for mutual benefit; to foster and promote interest in the handicrafts. . . and to encourage and stimulate. . . wider participation in and appreciation of good craftwork in all its branches.”

Dates: 1909-1951

Hartford Woman's Club (Hartford, Conn.) records

Identifier: RG107

The Motherhood Club of Hartford was organized in 1896 by a group of young mothers “so burdened with the responsibilities of their lot that they chose to give their Club life to child problems rather than literary or social pleasures.”

Dates: 1896-1923

Monday Afternoon Club records

Identifier: RG110

The Monday Afternoon Club was organized on January 4, 1886. The main objective of the society was “the study of history-not general nor in consecutive course, but the selection of certain periods determined by vote of members.”

Dates: 1887-1938

Northwest Child Welfare Club records

Identifier: RG115

Originally organized as the Mothers Neighborhood Circle, it became the Northwest Child Welfare Club in 1936. The Club attempted to “promote child welfare in home, school, church and community . . . raise standards of home life. . . secure adequate laws for the care and protection of women and children.”

Dates: 1914-1959