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Guide to the City Club of New York Records
1890-1978
 MS 116

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Descriptive Summary

Creator: City Club of New York
Title: City Club of New York records
Dates [inclusive]: 1892-1978
Abstract: This collection documents the work of City Club of New York from 1892 to 1978. City Club of New York was a social and civic organization that worked towards legislative reform, city development and preservation, and welfare related issues including public health and education. Much of the collection is minutes and correspondence for the Club, Board of Trustees, and the club's committees, as well as materials related to the Club House up through 1943. These records include petitions, reports, bulletins, financials, membership materials, and proposed policy and legislative proposals of City Club and its various committees. The materials document the internal work of the club and its external publications, press releases, and dealings with various government and civic leaders.
Quantity: 23.67 Linear feet in 70 volumes, 11 record cartons, and 1 flat box
Call Phrase: MS 116