Palmetto Literary Society Records - Accession 495 - M206 (248)
Accession 495 - M206 (248)
Open under the rules and regulations of the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections
16 bound volumes
The Palmetto Literary Society was organized in 1898 in Chester, SC as a women's book club. One of their first objectives of the society was the creation of a public library for Chester, SC which happened in 1900.
Scope and Content Note
The Palmetto Literary Society Records consist of yearbooks of the Palmetto Literary Society of Chester, South Carolina’s for the period 1906-1928 which documents the women’s club’s growth, activities, and history.
The Palmetto Literary Society Records were given to the Archives by Mrs. Goody Thomas on February 18, 1983.
For information concerning copyright please contact the Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections at Winthrop University.
Finding Aid Citation
Louise Pettus Archives and Special Collections, Winthrop University, "Palmetto Literary Society Records - Accession 495 - M206 (248)". Finding Aid 431.
LC Subject Headings
Palmetto Literary Club (Chester, S.C.); Book clubs (Discussion groups)--South Carolina--Chester; Women--South Carolina--Chester--Societies and clubs; Chester (S.C.)--Societies and clubs; Chester (S.C.) Intellectual life--20th century; Chester (S.C.)--Social life and customs--20th century