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Guide to the California Native Daughters Club Collection
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Administrative records

Physical Description: 7 folders

Series Scope and Content Summary

Includes constitutional by-laws and founding history for the California Native Daughters Club and the National Association of Colored Girls, as well as correspondence for club events, memberships, newsletters and meeting notes.

Arrangement

Arranged by format.
 

Founding history and constitutional by-laws

Box 1:1

Constitution and by-laws, California Native Daughters Club and the National Association of Colored Girls circa 1957

Box 1:1

Golden Nuggets constitution and bylaws circa 1957

Box 1:1

"Origin of the colored girls clubs" undated

 

Correspondence

Box 1:2

Invitations for club events 1957-1963

Box 1:3

Letters and cards regarding club activities, membership outreach, membership inquiries and donations 1947-1965

 

Assorted printed material

Box 1:4

Draft of club newsletter 1959

 

Programs

Box 1:5

California State Association of Colored Women's Clubs program 1962-07-29

Box 1:5

1962-1963 California State Association of Colored Women's Clubs, Inc. fifty-seventh annual state convention program 1963-07-25

Box 1:6

California Native Daughters Club yearbook circa 1950s

Box 1:6

California Native Daughters Club list of officers undated

Box 1:7

California Native Daughters Club's tribute to Mrs. Maggie Marshall circa 1959

Box 1:7

California Native Daughters Club's California State Association of Colored Women's Clubs, Inc. membership certificates 1958-1964

Box 1:7

"A tribute to Harriet Sloan Sparks" undated

 

Photographs

Physical Description: 4 photographs

Series Scope and Content Summary

Includes two portraits of club members and duplicate photographs of the club exhibit board for the California Negro History Week.

Arrangement

Arranged by photograph identification number.
Box 1:8

Mrs. Willie Washington [001] circa 1950s

Box 1:8

Capwell's Department Store California Negro History Week exhibit [002/003] circa 1960s

Box 1:8

Capwell's Department Store National Negro History Week exhibit [004] 1966-02-12

 

Assorted printed material

Physical Description: 2 folders

Series Scope and Content Summary

Includes newspaper clippings on the lives of a number of club members as well as an inscribed book.

Arrangement

Arranged by format.
Box 1:9

Newspaper clippings 1957-1969

Box 1:10

Skelding, Susie B. Birthday Flowers: Designs of Pansies and Roses; Violets; Eglantine; and Forget-Me-Nots and Four-Leaved Clover. Poems by Prominent Authors. White, Stokes, & Allen, New York, 1884. Inscribed “From: Vernon S. McDonald, Sonora, California. Used by the Sugg family of Sonora. To Ruth H. Lasartemay, November, 1980.” 1980