English Club of Greater Chicago Collection
MSECGC74

 An inventory of the collection at the University of Illinois at Chicago

Summary Information

Repository
Richard J. Daley Library Special Collections and University Archives
Creator
English Club of Greater Chicago.
Title
English Club of Greater Chicago collection
ID
MSECGC74
Date [inclusive]
1921-1941
Extent
0.25 Linear feet
Language
English
Abstract:
The English Club of Greater Chicago was an organization that presented programs and worked to promote effective teaching of English literature. This collection contains the program description of the year 1941-1942, a general description of the organization, and an article dealing with the teaching of English.

Preferred Citation note

English Club of Greater Chicago collection, Special Collections and University Archives, University of Illinois at Chicago

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Administrative History

The English Club of Greater Chicago was organized in 1921. It was affiliated with The National Council of Teachers of English. Its purpose was to foster activities to promote the effectiveness of teachers of English. Through committees, it presents programs and works on problems of the teaching of English literature. In addition to being the local organization of the Council, it was also a literary club. This club has worked for appreciation of excellent work by authors, particularly those in the Chicago area.

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Scope and Contents

This collection consists of a pamphlet describing the program, a description of the organization in general, and an article regarding the teaching of English.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Richard J. Daley Library Special Collections and University Archives June 2005

801 S. Morgan Street
Chicago, Illinois, 60607
312.996.2742

Restrictions on Access

None

Restrictions on Use

None

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Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)

  • English Club of Greater Chicago. -- Archives

Subject(s)

  • Chicago Community Organizations.
  • English language -- Study and teaching -- Illinois -- Chicago.

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Collection Inventory

Series I: English Club of Greater Chicago Collection 

Folder

Pamphlet of 'The English Club of Greater Chicago'; Description of 'The English Club of Greater Chicago'; 'The Inspiration Of The Immeasurable', undated 

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