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Finding-Aid for the Woman's Forum Collection (MUM00483)

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Descriptive Summary
PURL:
http://purl.oclc.org/umarchives/MUM00483/
Creator:
Woman's Forum
Title:
Woman's Forum Collection.
Inclusive Dates:
1948-1999
Materials in:
English
Abstract:
Collection contains meeting minutes, correspondence, handbooks, publications, yearbooks and scrapbooks related to the Woman's Forum. Items were created 1948-1999.
Quantity:
11 boxes.
Number:
MUM00483
Location:
FF20 (10 boxes) & G-12(1 oversized box).
Repository :
The University of Mississippi
J.D. Williams Library
Department of Archives and Special Collections
P.O. Box 1848, University, MS 38677-1848, USA
Phone: 662.915.7408
Fax: 662.915.5734
E-Mail: archive@olemiss.edu
URL: http://www.olemiss.edu/depts/general_library/archives/
Cite as:
Woman's Forum Collection Collection (MUM00483). The Department of Archives and Special Collections, J.D. Williams Library, The University of Mississippi.

Scope and Contents Note
Collection contains meeting minutes, correspondence, handbooks, publications, yearbooks and scrapbooks related to the Woman's Forum. Items were created 1948-1999.

Restrictions
Access Restrictions
Open.
Use Restriction
The copyright law of the United States (Title 17, United States Code) governs the making of photocopies or other reproductions of copyrighted material. Under certain conditions specified in the law, libraries and archives are authorized to furnish a photocopy or other reproduction. One of these specified conditions is that the photocopy or reproduction is not to be "used for any purpose other than private study, scholarship or research." If a user makes a request for, or later uses, a photocopy or reproduction for purposes in excess of "fair use", that user may be liable for copyright infringement.

Separated Materials
Journals sent to cataloging:
Mississippi Clubwoman: Vol. XXXIII No. 3, May-June 1956; Vol XXXIV No. 2, Mar-Apr 1958; Vol L No. 6, Sept-Oct 1975; Vol LIV No. 2, Nov-Dec 1982; Vol LV No. IV, Mar-Apr 1985; Vol LV No. V, May-June 1985; Vol LV No. I, Sept-Oct 1985; Vol LV No. IV, Mar-Apr 1986; (Vol & No. cut out) May-June 1986; Vol LVI No. 1, Sept-Oct 1986; Vol LVI No. 2, Nov-Dec 1986; Vol LVI No. 3, Jan-Feb 1987; Vol LVI No. 5, May-June 1987; Vol LVI No. 6, Sept-Oct 1987; Vol LVII No. 2, Nov-Dec 1987; Vol LVIII No. 3, Jan-Feb 1988; Vol LIX No. 4, Mar-Apr 1988; Vol LIX No. 5, May-June 1988; Vol LX No. 2, Nov-Dec 1988; Vol LXI No. 1, Sept-Oct 1990; Vol LXI No. 6, Nov-Dec 1991; Vol LXI No. 7, Mar-Apr 1992; Vol LXI No. 8, Summer 1992; Vol LVII, No. 7, Spring 1994; Vol LVIII No. 1, Fall 1994; Vol LVIII No. 2, Winter 1994; Vol LVIII No. 4, Summer 1995; Vol LVIII No. 5, Fall 1995; Vol LVIII No. 6, Winter 1995; Vol LVIII No. 7, Spring 1996; Vol LVIV No. 7, Spring 1998; Vol LVIV No. 8, Summer 1998; Vol LX No. 1, Fall 1998; Vol LX No. 2, Winter 1998; Vol LX No. 3, Spring 1999.

Container List
The Woman's Forum Collection
Control #98-112;

Inventory:

Box 1.

Folder 1
Workshops & Programs
(Includes the Hugh O'Brian Youth Foundation (HOBY) program
information; see also General Correspondence for 1988 & 1989 re HOBY programs; see also General Federation of Women's Clubs Reporting Forms for reports of various programs administered by the Woman's Forum)

Folder 2
General Federation of Women's Clubs/Mississippi Federation of Women's Clubs constitution documents

Folder 3
Mississippi Federation of Women's Clubs handbook, 1992-94

Folder 4-6
Mississippi Federation of Women's Clubs publications
(Includes Mississippi Federation of Women's Clubs yearbooks, administration books, directories and convention programs. Dates range from 1946 to 1988)

Folder 7-8
General Federation of Women's Clubs publications
(Includes magazines, bulletins, information packets and Long Term Care Educational publications)

Folder 9
Display items
(includes clippings & photographs, dates range from 1948 to 1998; Also see Oversize for 4 newspaper display sheets of articles from The Oxford Eagle)


Box 2.

Minutes of meetings
Folder 1 1949-1960
Folder 2 1960-1965
Folder 3 1966-1972
Folder 4 1972-1978
Folder 5 1978-1983
Folder 6 1983-1987
Folder 7 1987-1992


Box 3.

Folder 1 1992-1994
Folder 2 1995-1996
Folder 3 1997
Folder 4 1998
(Includes Woman's Forum of Oxford 50th anniversary celebration news)
Folder 5 1999

General correspondence
(Includes all correspondence, including General Federation of Women's Clubs & Mississippi Federation of Women's Clubs, except financial)
Folder 6 Undated
Folder 7 1988
Folder 8 1989
(Includes 'Official Call to 1989 Mississippi Federation of Women's Clubs District III
Convention')
Folder 9 1990's
(Includes 'Official Call to 1993 Mississippi Federation of Women's Clubs District III 78th Annual
Convention')

General Federation of Women's Clubs reporting forms
Folder 10 Undated
Folder 11 1992-1994
Folder 12 1995-1996

Folder 13
Clippings
Dates range from Apr 3, 1957 to June 15, 1989

Folder 14
Miscellaneous
(See also Oversize for 50th anniversary candles)

Financial documents (includes financial correspondence; treasurer's reports)

Box 4. 1949-1972


Box 5. 1973-1983


Box 6. 1983-1995


Box 7.

Woman's Forum yearbooks
1951-1952; 1961-1962; 1962-1963; 1963-1964; 1964-1965 (2 copies); 1965-1966; 1966-1967; 1967-1968; 1968-1969 (2 copies); 1969-1970; 1970-1971 (2 copies); 1971-1972; 1972-1973; 1975-1976; 1980-1981 (2 copies); 1981-1982; 1982-1983 (2 copies); 1985-1986; 1986-1987 (2 copies); 1987-1988; 1988-1989 (3 copies); 1989-1990; 1991-1992 (2 copies); 1993-1994; 1994-1995 (4 copies); 1995-1996; 1996-1997 (2 copies); 1997-1998; Celebrating Fifty Years of Federation, 1948-1998.


Box 8.

Scrapbooks
Woman's Forum Oxford, MS, 1961-1972 Scrapbook
Woman's Forum Oxford, MS, 1971-1975 Scrapbook
[see Oversize for this scrapbook]
Woman's Forum Oxford, MS, March 1976 - June 1983 Scrapbook
History, Woman's Forum Oxford, MS, 1984-87 Scrapbook
Woman's Forum- Oxford, MS 1988-89, Sept '89 thru Aug, 1990 thru
March 1991 Scrapbook
Woman's Forum Oxford, MS, Dist III Mississippi Federation of Women's Clubs 1991 Scrapbook
Woman's Forum Oxford, MS, Dist III Mississippi Federation of Women's Clubs 1992 Scrapbook
Woman's Forum Oxford, MS, Dist III Mississippi Federation of Women's Clubs 1993 Scrapbook


Box 9.

Woman's Forum Oxford, MS, Dist III Mississippi Federation of Women's Clubs 1994 Scrapbook
Woman's Forum Oxford, MS, Dist III Mississippi Federation of Women's Clubs 1995 Scrapbook
Woman's Forum Oxford, MS, Dist III Mississippi Federation of Women's Clubs 1996 Scrapbook
Woman's Forum Oxford, MS, Dist III Mississippi Federation of Women's Clubs 1997 Scrapbook
Woman's Forum Oxford, MS 1998-1999: Celebrating Fifty Years of
Federation, 1948-1998


Box 10.

Oversize [Location: 4th floor oversize area]
(Includes Display items, Scrapbook & Miscellaneous)