Item MS-2-324, SF Box 37, Folder 2 - Minute book of the standing committee of the Dalhousie-King's Faculty Teas

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Minute book of the standing committee of the Dalhousie-King's Faculty Teas

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MS-2-324, SF Box 37, Folder 2

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1 cm of textual records (1 folder)

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Dalhousie-King's Faculty Teas were social events for women organized by faculty members' wives and female staff. Their primary function was to welcome new "faculty wives" and female staff to the universities. Teas were held four times during the academic year and usually took place at Shirreff Hall or at the Dalhousie president’s home. Small standing committees organized the teas and managed the finances; the association is known to have been active between 1938-1950.

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Custodial history unknown. Item was accessioned in 1978.

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Item is a minute book of the Dalhousie-King's Faculty Teas Standing Committee. The book includes entries from 1938-10-11 to 1950-11-14. The book contains meeting minutes, reports, and some newspaper clippings.

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  • English

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  • Latin

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Materials do not circulate and must be used in the Archives and Special Collections Reading Room.

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