DeKalb Drama Club Records, 1914-2014
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Brief Description:

The DeKalb Drama Club records date from 1914 to 2014 with the majority of the records consisting of minutes and yearbooks.  Within the minutes are constitutions and by-laws, treasurer reports, membership lists, newspaper clippings, and theater programs.

Included in the addenda are folders labeled club activities containing meeting minutes, programs, correspondence, newspaper clippings. The two folders entitled “Red Book” include historical information pertaining to the Drama Club.  Also added to the records are lists of program participants and their record of service, list of programs and plays, play transcripts, correspondence, newspaper clippings, and photographs.

For further information concerning organizations in DeKalb such as the Stage Coach Players (RC 184) and the DeKalb Women's Club (RC 211), the researcher should consult the Regional Collections Guide.

Scrapbooks in boxes 7 and 8 have been removed from their bindings due the nature and condition of the covers. The original order of the contents were preserved.

Held at:
Northern Illinois University
Founders Memorial Library
Northern Illinois University
DeKalb, IL 60115
Phone: 815-753-1779
Email: rhcua [at] niu.edu
Record Series Number: RHC/RC/214
Volume: 4.0 Linear Feet
Acquired: 08/17/1993. Jessie Glidden donated an addition to the records on May 5, 1999.  Urla Golden donated an addition to the records on March 13, 2001. Additional records were added at later dates.
Access Restrictions: There are no restrictions on access to the collection.
Subject Index
DeKalb Drama Club
Societies-- DeKalb
Theater
Women--Societies and clubs.
Genres/Forms of Material
Scrapbooks
Languages of Materials
English [eng]
Rights/Use Restrictions: Property rights in the collection belong to the Regional History Center; literary rights are dedicated to the public.
Acquisition Notes: Marilyn James  Marilyn James donated the DeKalb Drama Club records to the Northern Illinois Regional History Center on August 17, 1993.
Related Materials: For further information concerning organizations in DeKalb such as the Stage Coach Players (RC 184) and the DeKalb Women's Club (RC 211), the researcher should consult the Regional Collections Guide.