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The Finding Aid of the Pepperdine University Women's Organizations Collection 0109
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  • Conditions Governing Access
  • Conditions Governing Use
  • Preferred Citation
  • Immediate Source of Acquisition
  • Scope and Content
  • Arrangement
  • Related Archival Materials
  • Processing Information note

  • Title: Pepperdine University Women's Organizations collection
    Identifier/Call Number: 0109
    Contributing Institution: Pepperdine University. Special Collections and University Archives.
    Physical Description: 2.5 linear feet (2 boxes, 1 scrapbook)
    Date (inclusive): 1937-1984
    Abstract: The collection contains materials created by women's organizations of George Pepperdine College and Pepperdine University. Items include member directories and handbooks, financial records, meeting minutes, invitations, correspondence, memos, a scrapbook, and a gavel. Materials range in date from 1937 to 1984.
    Location note: Pepperdine University. Special Collections and University Archives.
    Language of Materials: Materials are in English.

    Conditions Governing Access

    Advance notice required for access.

    Conditions Governing Use

    Permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from the repository and the copyright holder.

    Preferred Citation

    [Box/folder# or item name], Pepperdine University Women's Organizations collection, Collection no. 0109, Special Collections and University Archives, University Libraries, Pepperdine University.

    Immediate Source of Acquisition

    Materials were collected from University Archives files. Some materials were donated by Helen Young in the 1980s.

    Scope and Content

    The collection contains materials created by women's organizations of George Pepperdine College and Pepperdine University, including the George Pepperdine College Mother's Club, the Faculty/Staff Women's Club, the Faculty Wives Club (later Pepperdine University Women), and Professional Women of Pepperdine (PWP). Items include member directories, "yearbooks" (which include information that a handbook, directory, and calendar would include but all in one publication), financial records, meeting minutes, invitations, correspondence, memos, a scrapbook, and a gavel. Materials range in date from 1937 to 1984.

    Arrangement

    The collection is arranged in the following four series: Series 1. George Pepperdine College Mother's Club; Series 2. Faculty/Staff Women's Club; Series 3. Faculty Wives Club and Pepperdine University Women; and Series 4. Professional Women of Pepperdine (PWP).

    Related Archival Materials

    The Associated Women for Pepperdine records 0045 includes materials about a similar Pepperdine women's organization. Information about these organizations collected by Helen Young and Helen Pepperdine may also be found in the M. Norvel and Helen Young papers 0014 and the George Pepperdine Family papers 0026. Photographs, negatives, and slides related to women's organizations can also be found in the Pepperdine University Archives Photographs, Negatives, and Slides 0031, or online via the Pepperdine Digital Collections, in the University Archives Photograph Collection (http://pepperdine.contentdm.oclc.org/cdm/).

    Processing Information note

    The collection was arranged and described by Jamie Henricks in March, 2013.

    Subjects and Indexing Terms

    Faculty Wives Club.
    Faculty/Staff Women's Club.
    George Pepperdine College Mother's Club.
    Pepperdine University Women.
    Professional Women of Pepperdine.
    Young, Helen, 1918-
    Administrative records
    Clippings
    Correspondence
    Financial records
    Handbooks, manuals, etc.
    Los Angeles (Calif.)--History
    Malibu (Calif.)--History
    Memorandums
    Orange County (Calif.)--History
    Women--California--History
    Women--Societies and clubs