Northwestern

Rogers Debating Society (1897-1913) Minute Book, 1904-1913 Edit

Summary

Identifier
31/6/10

Dates

  • 1904-1913 (Creation)

Extents

  • 1.00 Volumes (Whole)

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Notes

  • Abstract

    This series consists of the minutes of the Rogers Debating Society from September 1904, to March 1913.

  • Scope and Contents

    The Rogers Society was organized on February 18, 1897, and named after the University President at that time, Henry Wade Rogers. Unlike its predecessors, the literary societies, the Rogers Society was founded solely to promote oratorical and debating skills in the University community. This series consists of the minutes of the Rogers Debating Society from September 1904, to March 1913.

  • Arrangement Note

    This series consists of the minutes of the Rogers Debating Society from September 1904, to March 1913.

  • Method of Acquisition

    The volume was transferred to the University Archives sometime prior to June 1, 1974.

  • Related Materials

    Adelphic Literary Society Minute Book, 1877-1893 (Series 31/6/9). Hinman Literary Society Minute Books and Librarian's Record, 1857-1868, 1869-1882 (Series 31/6/8). Philomathia Society Minute Books, 1868-1893, 1904-1917 (Series 38/4).

  • Processing Information

    Andrew Leslie; July 1980.

  • Existence and Location of Originals

    unspecified

  • Conditions Governing Use

    None.

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