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Bylaws, constitutions, certificates, collects, correspondence, financials, newspaper clippings, photographs, records, scrapbooks & yearbooks related to the Progressive Study Club of Pittsburg, Kansas.
The Progressive Study Club, part of the Third District of the General Federation of Women’s Clubs of Kansas, was organized in 1949. The goal of the club, as stated in its constitution, is to “promote civic, social, philanthropic, cultural, and educational movements, and thereby gain more knowledge.” The club, comprised of only women, would meet regularly and take on special projects. These projects included donating items and their time to the community. Dorothy Resnar (1924-2013) was a long-time member who held positions including president within the club.
Education, Social LIfe and Customs, Social Movements and Services
Arts and Humanities | Education
Size of Collection
1.4 linear feet
Dates of Collection
SpC MS 0298
Special Collections, Leonard H. Axe Library, "Progressive Study Club Collection, 1949-2018" (2022). Finding Aids. 302.