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Junior Business and Professional Women's Club of San Diego scrapbook.
BANC MSS 2018/271 box 1; BANC MSS 2018/271 oversize box 1; BANC MSS 2018/271
Collection Overview

Title:

Junior Business and Professional Women's Club of San Diego scrapbook

Creator/Contributor:

Junior Business and Professional Women's Club of San Diego, creator, creator.

Abstract:

Disbound pages from a professional business women's organization scrapbook with mounted photographs, ephemera, clippings, announcements, and several issues of their newsletter, The Scratch Pad. Laid in issues of The Scratch Pad in the scrapbook have been removed and housed separately.

Date:

1921 (issued)

Subject:

n-us-ca
Junior Business and Professional Women's Club of San Diego -- Archives
Young women -- California -- San Diego -- Societies and clubs
Businesswomen -- California -- San Diego -- Societies and clubs

Note:

Junior Business and Professional Women's Club of San Diego scrapbook, BANC MSS 2018/271, The Bancroft Library, University of California, Berkeley.
Purchase from Langdon Manor Books ; 2018.
The Junior Business and Professional Woman's Club of San Diego (Junior BPWC) was founded and organized on April 1, 1921 by Augusta L. Fraser and Reba Willis with the motto, "through education and recreation, to develop an normal happy womanhood expressing itself in service to others." At the time, Fraser was president of the San Diego BPWC and Willis was the secretary of the local YMCA. The club began with 18 members and had 39 by the end of its first year. Its purpose was to gather young working women between the ages of 18 and 30 as a service organization.
In English.
Purchase from Langdon Manor Books ; 2018.

Type:

Scrapbooks.

Physical Description:

print
0.6 (1 1

Language:

English

Identifier:

BANC MSS 2018/271 box 1
BANC MSS 2018/271 oversize box 1
BANC MSS 2018/271

Origin:

California