Manuscript Collection

Associated Country Women of the World Journal - Accession 602 - M261 (310)

Title

Associated Country Women of the World Journal - Accession 602 - M261 (310)

Files

Identifier

Accession 602 - M261 (310)

Inclusive Dates

1936

Restrictions

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

Collection Size

1 bound volume

Language

English;

Historical Note

The Associated Country Women of the World was founded in 1933 and their headquarters are based in London. "The members of ACWW, who live in rural and urban areas and who represent many races, nationalities and creeds, believe that peace and progress can best be advanced by friendship and understanding through communication and working together to improve the quality of life for all people through: relief of poverty; relief of sickness and the protection and preservation of health; advancement of education."

Scope and Content Note

The Associated Country Women of World Journal contains program notes, newspaper clippings, journal entries, and memorabilia kept by Mrs. H.O. Watson of Mt. Carmel, South Carolina, and documenting her trip to the Third Triennial Conference of the Associated Country Women of the World in Washington, D.C. in 1936. Also included is an oversize photograph (3’ x 1’) of all the attendees of the conference including Mr. and Mrs. Franklin D. Roosevelt.

Provenance

The Associated Country Women of the World Journal was donated to the Archives by Wallace Wood.

Copyright

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

Associated Country Women of the World Journal - Accession 602 - M261 (310)

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