Manuscript Collection

South Carolina Federal Feminist Credit Union Records - Accession 106 - M45 (60)

Title

South Carolina Federal Feminist Credit Union Records - Accession 106 - M45 (60)

Files

Identifier

Accession 106 - M45 (60)

Inclusive Dates

1975-1977

Restrictions

Open under the rules and regulations of the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections

Collection Size

207 pieces

Language

English;

Historical Note

The South Carolina Feminist Federal Credit Union was chartered on July 25, 1975 and was the first of its kind in the Southeast and the tenth one established in the nation. The Credit Union was created to give women equal credit opportunities. The credit Union dissolved on September 1, 1977.

Scope and Content Note

The South Carolina Federal Feminist Credit Union Records consists of a charter, newspaper clippings, photographs, statements, minutes, correspondence, memoranda and brochures relating to the creation and early history of the Credit Union, the first of its kind in the Southeast and the tenth one established in the nation. The Credit Union dissolved on September 1, 1977.

Provenance

This collection was given to the Archives by Ms. Joanne R. Newberry, President of the Credit Union, in July 11, 1977.

Keywords

Feminism, Women's History, Women's Rights, Financial History

Copyright

For information concerning copyright please contact the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections at Winthrop University.

South Carolina Federal Feminist Credit Union Records - Accession 106 - M45 (60)

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