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Glendale School, where the local W.I. met.
Glendale School, where the local W.I. met
NA-962-1

Alberta Women's Institute, Glendale branch fonds

To view brief history of organization and summary of contents click here.

Table of Contents

Series 1 Minute books. -- 1925-1967
Series 2 Other records. -- 1929-1955 and n.d.

Inventory

Series 1Minute books. -- 1925-1967. -- Consists of volumes which include the minutes of meetings, attendance records, cash accounts and membership lists.
M-1683-1Minute book. -- March 31, 1925-November 1, 1928
M-1683-2Minute book. -- December 1, 1928-November 3, 1937
M-1683-3

Minute book. -- 1926-1930, 1937-1941. -- The volume includes the following:

Minutes of Glendale Women's Institute, on pages 70-180. -- December 4, 1937-May 7, 1941

Minutes of the Hand-in-Hand Women's Institute, on pages 1-69. -- May 12, 1926-July 2, 1930. -- Many members of the Hand-In-Hand W.I., which was located in the Westminster School District, joined the Glendale W.I. after their branch folded.

M-1683-4Minute book. -- September 2, 1941-June 7, 1944
M-1683-5Minute book. -- September 6, 1944-December 1, 1954
M-1683-6Minute book. -- January ?, 1955-December 10, 1958
M-1683-7Minute book. -- January 9, 1959-October 2, 1962
M-1683-8Minute book. -- November 5, 1962-December 6, 1967
Series 2 Other records. -- 1929-1955 and n.d.
M-1683-9Brief history of the Glendale Women�s Institute from 1925 to 1932. -- ca. 1933. -- Written by Mrs. G.E. Hanes.
M-1683-10Annual reports of the Glendale W.I. -- 1953, 1958, 1959
M-1683-11

Miscellaneous papers. -- 1929-1955 and n.d. -- Consists of the following:

"A Club Woman's Creed" (n.d.)

Insurance policy on local school for meeting purposes (1929)

Circular from Alberta Women's Institute re upcoming activities (1935)

Inventory of dishes, tea pots, cards, decorations, and other items used by the branch (1950)

Llist of officers of Alberta Women's Institute (1953-1955)

"Publicity facts and helps for Secretaries" (1955)

Lists of secretaries of southern Alberta branches (n.d.)

M-1683-12 Local Council of Women yearbooks. -- 1933-1934. -- The Glendale branch's copies.
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