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[Description and dates], Box/folder number, MS 54, Mothers' Club of Buffalo Collection, 1904-1912, 1956, University Archives, The State University of New York at Buffalo.
See the Archives' preferred citations instructions for additional information.Acquisition Information
The collection was from the papers of Mrs. Edgar Winters, former officer and member of The Mothers' Club of Buffalo. It was donated to the University Archives by Pat Lerner, granddaughter Mrs. Winters in August 1992.
Program from 1955-1956 was removed from the 4/9/1091 , Sparkle M. Furnas Papers, 1901-1991 and added in May 2011.Terms of Access
The Mothers' Club of Buffalo Collection, 1904-1912, 1956 is open for research.Copyright
Copyright of papers in the collection may be held by their authors, or the authors' heirs or assigns. Researchers must obtain the written permission of the holder(s) of copyright and the University Archives before publishing quotations from materials in the collection. Most papers may be copied in accordance with the library's usual procedures unless otherwise specified.Processing Information
Collection processed by Archives Staff, 1992.Accruals and Additions
No further accruals are expected to this collection.
The Mothers' Club of Buffalo, affiliated with the Mother's Assembly of the State of New York, was a local women's group dedicated to educating parents about issues relating to the home and school. They met at the Women's Educational and Industrial Union in Niagara Square twice a month.
Some of their talks included: "The Schools as Social Centers", "The Standard of our Teachers and What We as Mothers Owe to Them", "Buffalo of Today", and "A Grandmother's Day".
The collection consists of programs from the Mothers' Club of Buffalo and its affiliates, clippings and a sheet of early University of Buffalo songs, undated.
This collection is arranged in chronological order.
|1||Programs for the Mothers' Club of Buffalo,
|1||Programs for the Buffalo City Federation of Women's Clubs,
|1||Program for the Mothers Assembly of New York State in
Rochester, New York,
|1||Program for the Federation of Women's' Literary and
Educational Organizations of Western New York in Wilson, New York,
clipping and felt "Wilson" flag.
|1||Page of song lyrics about the University of
photocopy made from damaged original; original not retained.
The following terms have been used to index the description of this collection in the Library's online catalog:
A 1908-1909 program for the Buffalo Academy of Medicine was sent to the History of Medicine Collection in the Health Sciences Library on September 1992.