Irenian Association. Records, January 1883-April 1884.

GACA Collection 16



Irenian Association.  Records, January 1883-April 1884.  GACA Collection 16.  7 folders.


ABSTRACT:

Records of the Irenian Association consist of the group’s constitution, by-laws, rules of order, membership list, minutes, and the organization’s publication The Excelsior.  “Ladies of G.A. College in order to increase [their] stock of general knowledge, and discipline [their] mental powers for the work of life” formed the literary association in 1883.  Their publication, The Excelsior, was a written by the group’s editor and members to be “both entertaining and instructive.”  The collection follows a chronological arrangement.


RESTRICTIONS:

There are no restrictions on use of this collection for research purposes. The researcher assumes full responsibility for observing all copyright, property, and libel laws as they apply.


COLLECTION CITATION:

Irenian Association.  Records, January 1883-April 1884. GACA Collection 16, Gustavus Adolphus College Archives, St. Peter, Minnesota.


PROCESSED BY:

Jeff A. Jenson processed this collection and developed the finding aid during October 2007.


SUBJECT HEADINGS:

Irenian Association.
Gustavus Adolphus College--Student organizations.
Women--Societies and clubs.



GACA Collection 16

Box

Folder

Minutes and Organization Book, 27 January 1883-18 April 1884

1

1

The Excelsior, 23 February 1883

1

2

The Excelsior, 6 April 1883

1

3

The Excelsior, 2 October 1883-22 February 1884

1

4

The Excelsior, 7 March 1884

1

5

The Excelsior, 18 April 1884

1

6

The Excelsior, undated

1

7