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Grand Forks Lions Club Records, 1923-1987

Collection Overview

Title: Grand Forks Lions Club Records, 1923-1987

ID: OGLMC/1180

Creator: Grand Forks Lions Club (1921-)

Extent: 3.5 Linear Feet

Date Acquired: 01/13/1989

Languages: English [eng]

Scope and Contents of the Materials

The Grand Forks Lions Club Records contains club records starting in 1923. The records from the club's first year are missing. The collection contains correspondence dating from 1942 to 1985. Club records from 1923 to 1936 were kept in bound journals. From 1936, the records were on membership report and attendance record forms. There are club rosters from 1930 to 1985, but they are incomplete. There is a complete list of Officers and Board of Directors from 1936 to 1962. The collection also contains miscellaneous financial records, supply orders and statements, convention materials, and projects in which the club participated. Newspaper clippings of the club's projects and award certificates and plaques are also included.

The records are incomplete and only give a fragmentary view of the history of the Grand Forks Lions Club.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions: Open for inspection under the rules and regulations of the Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections.

Acquisition Source: John Fleur

Acquisition Method: Donation; Acc.89-1638

Related Materials: Grand Forks Lioness Club Records: OGLMC 1297

Preferred Citation: (Description of Item). Grand Forks Lions Club Records.  OGLMC 1180, Box #, Folder #.  Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections, Chester Fritz Library, University of North Dakota, Grand Forks.

Finding Aid Revision History: Finding aid migrated to Archon in May 2014.

Other URL: http://library.und.edu/holdings.php?id=ODIN_ALEPH000769233


Box and Folder Listing

Box 1Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Constitution and By-Laws of the Grand Forks Lions Club, 1920sAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: Correspondence, 1942 - 1949Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Correspondence, 1950 - 1952Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Correspondence, 1953 - 1959Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Correspondence, 1960 - 1968Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Correspondence, 1971 - 1985Add to your cart.
Folder 7: Board of Directors minutes, 1936 - 1964Add to your cart.
Folder 8: Club Secretary's record book, 1923 - 1930Add to your cart.
Folder 9: Club Secretary's record book, 1930 - 1936Add to your cart.
Folder 10: Club Secretary's files, 1979 - 1985Add to your cart.
Folder 11: Club rosters, 1930, 1942, 1946 - 1957Add to your cart.
Folder 12: Club rosters, 1961, 1963, 1965 - 1967, 1970 - 1973, 1976 - 1985Add to your cart.
Folder 13: Club attendance records; 1936 - 1968, miscellaneous-1979,1981,1982Add to your cart.
Folder 14: Membership reports, July 1939 - January 1941Add to your cart.
Folder 15: Membership reports, June 1945 - June 1950Add to your cart.
Folder 16: Membership reports, July 1950 - December 1958Add to your cart.
Folder 17: Membership reports, January 1959 - June 1973Add to your cart.
Folder 18: Membership reports, July 1973 - June 1981Add to your cart.
Folder 19: Membership reports, July 1981 - June 1987Add to your cart.
Folder 20: Officers and Board of Directors, 1936 - 1962Add to your cart.
Folder 21: Officers annual reports, 1949 - 1952Add to your cart.
Box 2Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Financial statements; miscellaneousAdd to your cart.
Folder 2: Members debit/credit records, 1940sAdd to your cart.
Folder 3: Bank deposit receipts, 1941 - 1953Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Conventions, 1936, 1958, 1960, 1962, 1965-1968, 1982Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Thirteenth Annual Convention, District 5-N, 5-S, 5-C, Lions International, June 15-17, 1949, Grand Forks.Add to your cart.
Folder 6: 25th, 40th, and 50th Anniversary dinner programsAdd to your cart.
Folder 7: Initiation ceremony materialAdd to your cart.
Folder 8: "The Lions Din", club newsletter, 1947 - 1983Add to your cart.
Folder 9: Lioness Club, women's auxiliary.Add to your cart.
Folder 10: Guest book, 1976 - 1984Add to your cart.
Folder 11: Members transfer forms, 1940s, 1950s, 1970sAdd to your cart.
Folder 12: Leader Dogs for the Blind programAdd to your cart.
Folder 13: Lions Club Swim Meet - 1946, 1947, Grand ForksAdd to your cart.
Folder 14: State School for the Blind project, 1950Add to your cart.
Folder 15: North Dakota State Basketball Tournament, 1961Add to your cart.
Folder 16: Lions Club Housing CommitteeAdd to your cart.
Folder 17: Thank You cards and letters.Add to your cart.
Folder 18: Nomination for membership applications(misc.).Add to your cart.
Folder 19: Supply orders and statements, 1949, 1954-1955, 1961-1962, 1978-1985Add to your cart.
Folder 20: Award applications.Add to your cart.
Folder 21: Club certificates, forms, and posters(blank).Add to your cart.
Folder 22: Miscellaneous pamphlets.Add to your cart.
Folder 23: Miscellaneous material.Add to your cart.
Folder 24: Newspaper clippings and newspapers, 1949, 1952, 1954, 1955, 1965, 1981, 1982, 1983, 1985, 1986, undatedAdd to your cart.
Folder 25: Award certificates presented to club.Add to your cart.
Box 3Add to your cart.
Item 1: Plaque: United States Air Force Hospital-Grand Forks to Grand Forks Lions Club, 1987Add to your cart.
Item 2: Plaque: Grand Forks Public Schools to Grand Forks Lions Club, 1986Add to your cart.
Item 3: Plaque: Grand Forks Education Association to Grand Forks Lions Club, February 1984Add to your cart.
Item 4: Plaque: University of North Dakota to Grand Forks Lions Club, 1986Add to your cart.
Item 5: Plaque: "Bike-A-Thon" Champion, Lions State Convention, 1986Add to your cart.
Photographs :Add to your cart.
Separated and placed in the Photograph File Cabinets.
Photograph 1: Club Members, 1925Add to your cart.
Photograph 2: Club Members, 1925Add to your cart.
Photograph 3: Club Members, 1983Add to your cart.