Lincoln Club of Delaware records


Creator: Lincoln Club of Delaware
Date(s): 1944-2005
Bulk Dates: 1970-2004
Call Number: MSS 0568
Language: English
Abstract: Begun in 1929 as an informal dinner-meeting of Abraham Lincoln admirers, the Lincoln Club of Delaware broadened its mission in the 1940s to "promote a better understanding of the ideals and achievements of Abraham Lincoln." The archive includes minutes, financial papers, publications, agenda, reports, invitations, programs, membership lists, clippings and other material related to the Club's activities and to Abraham Lincoln. In addition, the collection contains material publicizing the Lincoln Collection and its special exhibits and events, as well as the files of John Clayton, University of Delaware liaison to the Lincoln Club.
Physical Description: 9 linear feet
Processing Information: Procedded by Kevin J. Burke, August 2005. Finding aid encoded by Lauren Connolly, June 2016. Updated by Jaime Margalotti, March 2021. Finding aid prepared using Describing Archives: A Content Standard