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Vancouver Business and Professional Women's Club fonds
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- Textual record
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- Vancouver Business and Professional Women's Club
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1.42 m of textual records
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The Vancouver Business and Professional Women's Club was founded in 1922 to promote the interests of self-supporting Vancouver women. One of the club's early projects was the formation of a revolving Loan Fund to help young women financially unable to complete their education and to help finance courses for mature women wishing to re-enter business or professional life. The club also carried out various educational, social and charitable activities. It was affiliated with regional and national organizations.
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The fonds consists of minute books, (1922-1930, 1946-1989); scrapbooks and publications; miscellaneous correspondence; Alberta Peters' historical notes, (1977); and a 1991 pamphlet.
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Records donated by Agnes Milne in 1982, Bunny Parton in 1991 and Edna Bird Dollray in 1994.
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