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Yankton Woman's Club Collection

 Unprocessed — Box: 03653 C
Identifier: H2011-052

Content Description

The collection consists of three booklets from the Yankton Woman’s Club (Yankton, S.D.) and one Joe Foss political booklet. The three Yankton Woman’s Club booklets are from 1930-1933. The club organized in 1895 and became federated in 1912. Information found in the booklets includes: club colors, motto and pledges, ex-presidents, officers, committees, monthly events, membership lists, Constitution, and Bylaws. The Joe Foss booklet is titled, “The Joe Foss Story—Republican Candidate for Governor.” The eighteen page booklet highlights Foss’s life, school, military, work, and legislative career and his credentials to become the governor of South Dakota while running for election in 1954. The booklet includes a number of images of Foss and his family.

Acquisition Type

Gift

Restrictions Apply

No

Dates

  • 1930-1933
  • 1954

Creator

Extent

0.1 Cubic Feet