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Louisville Service Club, Inc. records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: 1976_124-UA
Records include minutes of the board of directors, correspondence, history, financial records, volunteer lists, and photographs. The documents range from 1942, when the local group was incorporated, until the late 1970s. Many of the photographs are not identified or dated but are of people and events, including anniversaries of the club's founding and holidays; several are inscribed to "Mrs. Ward" or "Mrs. Vick." The loose scrapbook contains photographs of USO events at the Louisville Service Club. As with the other photoraphs some of the people and events are identified and dated while others are not.

Dates

  • 1942-1977

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Open to researchers

Conditions Governing Use

The copyright interests in the Louisville Service Club Records have not been transferred to the University of Louisville.

Extent

2 linear feet (1 records center box, 1 half-manuscript box, 2 cassette tapes and 1 scrapbook )

Biographical / Historical

The Louisville Service Club was the local branch of the United Service Organization (USO). The purpose of the organization was to provide a safe and wholesome recreation environment for off-duty armed services personnel. The local group was incorporated in 1942.

Creator

Title
Guide to the Louisville Service Club, Inc. Records
Status
Completed
Author
Archives Staff
Date
2017
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
The finding aid is in English.

Repository Details

Part of the University of Louisville Archives and Special Collections Repository

Contact:
Ekstrom Library, Lower Level Room 17
Louisville KY 40292
502 852-6752
502 852-6673 (Fax)