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Kindergarten Club Records, 1906, 1971
Title: Kindergarten Club Records
ID: OGLMC 197
Extent: 1.0 Folders
The Kindergarten Club was a social group which included some of the most powerful political figures in late 19th and early 20th century North Dakota. Members included Alexander McKenzie, Judson LaMoure, Governors Louis Hanna and Elmore Sarles, and Jerry Bacon, to name a few. When not directing the political affairs of North Dakota, the “Club” members engaged in boisterous partying, including drinking and playing poker.
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Restrictions: Open for inspection under the rules and regulations of the Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections.
Acquisition Note: Source: Harold D. Shaft, Grand Forks, North Dakota.
Preferred Citation: (Description of Item). Kindergarten Club Records. OGLMC 197, Box #, Folder #. Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections, Chester Fritz Library, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks.
Finding Aid Revisions: Finding aid input to Archon in April 2016.
Collection Material Type: Organizational Records
Scope and Contents: The Kindergarten Club Records consist of a 1906 copy of The Kindergarten Book, which details the rituals of the group and lists its members. Also included is a letter of gift from Harold D. Shaft in 1971, whose father was a member.