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Zonta Club records

 Collection
Identifier: MSS-006

Scope and Contents note

This collection contains the correspondence, financial records, committee records, audit reports, meeting minutes, and agendas, newsletters, and membership records, annual reports, bylaws correspondence, committee records, and International District reports of the Zonta Club in Marquette, Michigan.

Dates

  • 1983-2004

Creator

Conditions Governing Access note

No restrictions. Open for research.

Conditions Governing Use note

Permission to publish material from the Zonta Club records, MSS-006, must be obtained from the University Archivist. The University Archivist may be reached by phone at 906-227-1225, or e-mail, archives@nmu.edu. The University Archivist may also be reached in Room 126 of the Learning Resource Center, Northern Michigan University, Marquette, MI.

Historical Note

Zonta International is a global organization of executives and professionals working together to advance the status of women worldwide through service and advocacy. Nearly 33,000 members belong to more than 1,200 Zonta Clubs in 67 countries and geographic areas.

Zonta International seeks to: improve the legal, political, economic, health, educational and professional status of women through service and advocacy; work for the advancement of understanding, goodwill and peace through a world fellowship of executives in business and the professions; promote justice and universal respect for human rights and fundamental freedoms; be united internationally to foster high ethical standards, implement service programs, and provide mutual support and fellowship for members who serve their communities, their nations and the world.

On October 12, 1972, a group of women met at the Marquette County Historical Society in Marquette for an introduction to Zonta. A board of directors met on October 24, 1972 and approved a set of bylaws. The Zonta Club held its first meeting on November 14, 1972.

Extent

7 Cubic Feet

Language of Materials

English

Arrangement note

Alphabetical by subject heading.

Immediate Source of Acquisition note

Collection was donated by Moira Davison Reynolds in 1994.

Source

Creator

Title
Zonta Club records
Status
Unprocessed
Author
Tammy Sarns
Date
4/1995
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
English

Repository Details

Part of the Central Upper Peninsula and Northern Michigan University Archives Repository

Contact:
Harden Learning Resources Center 126
1401 Presque Isle Ave
Marquette 49855 United States
906-227-1225
906-227-1333 (Fax)

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