A Guide to the Thursday Book Club [Blacksburg, Virginia] Records, 1926-1968 Thursday Book Club [Blacksburg, Virginia] Records Ms1997-004

A Guide to the Thursday Book Club [Blacksburg, Virginia] Records, 1926-1968

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Collection Number Ms1997-004


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Special Collections, Virginia Tech, Blacksburg, Va.
Collection Number
Thursday Book Club [Blacksburg, Virginia] Records, 1926-1968
Physical Characteristics
0.1 cu. ft. 1 folder

Please note: The current finding aid includes only minimal description of the collection. If you have questions, please contact Special Collections (specref@vt.edu) for more information.

Scope and Content

Book club organized by women residents of Blacksburg, Virginia, in 1928. Originally called the Round Dozen Book Club. Records consist of meeting minutes (1928-30, 1936-42) and cards (1963-64, 1967-68) listing order in which the books were passed among the members. Also includes a newspaper clipping (January 1944) marking the twenty-sixth year of the Thursday Book Club.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

  • Blacksburg (Va.)
  • Local/Regional History and Appalachian South
  • Montgomery County (Va.)