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NEBRASKA STATE HISTORICAL SOCIETY MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID



RG3586.AM:  Hellenic Chautauqua Circle (Lincoln, Neb.)



Records:  1919-1970

Lincoln, Lancaster County, Neb.:  Chautauqua circle

Size:  0.5 cu.ft.; 1 box



BACKGROUND NOTE



Local Chautauqua societies or circles are an outgrowth of the Chautauqua movement in the late 19th and early 20th century. Dedicated to religious, moral and educational improvement, chautauqua societies still remain active in many communities.



SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE



This collection consists of one box of manuscript material arranged in two series: (1) Minutes of the Hellenic Chautauqua Circle, 1919-1967; and (2) Printed matter, 1960-1970.



This collection relates to the activities of the Hellenic Chautauqua Circle of Lincoln, Nebraska, 1919-1970. The bulk of the collection consists of minutes of the Circle.



DESCRIPTION



Series 1 – Minutes, 1919-1967



Box 1

Volume




  1. 1919-1921

  2. 1921-1925

  3. 1925-1928

  4. 1939-1956

  5. 1939-1956

  6. 1956-1961

  7. 1962-1967



Box 2

Volume




  1. 1967-1978



Series 2 – Printed matter, 1960-1970



Box 2

Folder




  1. The Chautauquan, 1960-1970, incomplete series



 



ADDED ENTRIES



Chautauquas

Hellenic Chautauqua Circle (Lincoln, Neb.)

Lancaster County (Neb.) — History

Lincoln (Neb.) — Hellenic Chautauqua Society

Lincoln (Neb.) — History



 



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