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League of Women Voters of Swarthmore, Pa.

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Held at: Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College [Contact Us]500 College Avenue, Swarthmore, Pennsylvania 19081

This is a finding aid. It is a description of archival material held at the Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College. Unless otherwise noted, the materials described below are physically available in their reading room, and not digitally available through the web.

Overview and metadata sections

The League of Women Voters was established in 1920 as a nonpartison organization to promote political responsibility through informed and active participation in government. The Swarthmore Branch was founded in 1948; before 1944, the League had a state structure with programming done on the county level. Early League meetings in Swarthmore were held under the auspices of the Swarthmore Woman's Club. in 2006 merged with the League of Women Voters, Central Delaware County.

Contains minutes, financial reports, publications, and miscellaneous papers of the League of Women Voters of Swarthmore, Pa.

The collection is organized six series.

  1. Minutes, History
  2. Annual Reports
  3. Financial Records
  4. Membership Lists
  5. Projects & Publicity
  6. Newsletters & Publications

Donor: League of Women Voters of Swarthmore, Pa.

Date: 2003, 2006, 2011

Basic organization was retained as received in 2003. Sorted, arranged in chronological order, and rehoused in one box. Photographs were removed and stored with PA 64. The deposit of 2006 added as a second box, records from ca. 1993-2006, but without updating the finding aid. In 2017, the collection was reviewed for duplicates and better described. Box 1 with earliest records missing.

Publisher
Friends Historical Library of Swarthmore College
Finding Aid Author
FHL staff
Finding Aid Date
2017
Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research.

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Collection Inventory

Archival Resource Key. By-laws, 1989-1991.
Box 1
Archival Resource Key. History, miscellaneous, 1989-2003.
Box 1
Archival Resource Key. Minutes, 1956-1961.
Box 1
Physical Description

1 folder

Archival Resource Key. Minutes. Lacking April 1962 – January 1967, 1962-1970.
Box 1
Physical Description

1 folder

Archival Resource Key. Minutes, 1971-1974.
Box 1
Physical Description

1 folder

Archival Resource Key. Minutes, 1975-1979.
Box 1
Physical Description

1 folder

Archival Resource Key. Minutes, 1980-1984.
Box 1
Physical Description

1 folder

Archival Resource Key. Minutes, 1985-1988.
Box 1
Physical Description

1 folder

Archival Resource Key. Minutes, 1989-1992.
Box 2
Physical Description

1 folder

Archival Resource Key. Minutes, 1993-1996.
Box 2
Physical Description

1 folder

Archival Resource Key. Minutes, 1996-2000.
Box 2
Physical Description

1 folder

Archival Resource Key. Minutes, 2001-2003.
Box 2
Physical Description

1 folder

Archival Resource Key. Minutes, 2004-2006.
Box 2
Physical Description

1 folder

Archival Resource Key. Minutes, League of Women Voters of Delaware County, 1997-2004.
Box 2

Archival Resource Key. Annual Reports, 1962-1971.
Box 2
Physical Description

1 folder

Archival Resource Key. Annual Reports, 1972-1975.
Box 2
Physical Description

1 folder

Archival Resource Key. Annual Reports, 1976-1988.
Box 2
Physical Description

1 folder

Archival Resource Key. Annual reports, etc., 1961-2005. 1 folders.
Box 2
Physical Description

1 folders

Archival Resource Key. Financial Reports, 1959-1989; lacking 1963-1966.
Box 3
General

Folder missing 2017

Physical Description

1 folder

Archival Resource Key. Treasurer's Reports (with gaps), 1973-2006.
Box 3
Physical Description

1 folder

Archival Resource Key. Treasurer's Reports, 1986-1987.
Box 3
Archival Resource Key. Treasurer's Reports, 1988-1989.
Box 3
Archival Resource Key. Treasurer's Reports, 1990-1994.
Box 3
Archival Resource Key. Treasurer's Reports, 1994-2005.
Box 3
Archival Resource Key. Treasurer's record book, 1991-1993.
Box 3
Archival Resource Key. Treasurer's record book, 1992-1999.
Box 3
Archival Resource Key. Treasurer's record book, 1999-2005.
Box 4
Archival Resource Key. Proposed budgets, 1990-2005.
Box 4
Archival Resource Key. Charitable organization registrations, 1983-1992.
Box 4
Archival Resource Key. Tax forms, 2000-2006.
Box 4
Archival Resource Key. Contributions to League, 1999-2005.
Box 4
Archival Resource Key. League Education Fund contributions, 1992-2005.
Box 4

Archival Resource Key. Membership Lists, 1950-1970.
Box 4
Physical Description

1 folder

Archival Resource Key. Membership List, 1971-1993.
Box 4
Physical Description

1 folder

Archival Resource Key. Membership List, 1993-1999.
Box 4
Physical Description

1 folder

Archival Resource Key. Membership Lists, 1986-1999.
Box 4
Archival Resource Key. Membership Lists, 2000-2005.
Box 4
Archival Resource Key. Membership renewals, etc., 1991-2006.
Box 4

Archival Resource Key. Chester Citizens Information Center, 1970-1975.
Box 5
Physical Description

1 folder

Archival Resource Key. District Justices, 1988-1989.
Box 5
Physical Description

1 folder

Archival Resource Key. Legislative Interview, 1984, 1993-1998.
Box 5
Physical Description

1 folder

Archival Resource Key. Recycling and Tinicum, 1974-.
Box 5
Physical Description

1 folder

Archival Resource Key. Swarthmore Borough Planning, 1966-1986.
Box 5
Physical Description

1 folder

Archival Resource Key. Zoning Ordinance, 1976.
Box 5
Physical Description

1 folder

Archival Resource Key. Projects, 1940s, 1940s.
Box 5
Physical Description

1 folder

Archival Resource Key. Publicity, to-1995.
Box 5
Physical Description

1 folder

Archival Resource Key. Information on school funding, etc., 2000-2004.
Box 5
Archival Resource Key. Miscellaneous.
Box 5

Archival Resource Key. Voter Guides distributed by LWV, Swarthmore, 1937-1995.
Box 5
Physical Description

1 folder

Archival Resource Key. Brochures, 1965-1989.
Box 5
Physical Description

1 folder

Archival Resource Key. Newsletters, 1961-1969; lacking 1965-1967.
Box 5
Physical Description

1 folder

Archival Resource Key. Newsletters, 1970-1973.
Box 5
Physical Description

1 folder

Archival Resource Key. Newsletters, 1974-1979.
Box 5
Physical Description

1 folder

Archival Resource Key. Newsletters, 1980-1984.
Box 5
Physical Description

1 folder

Archival Resource Key. Newsletters (Scattered), 1985-1992, scattered.
Box 6
Physical Description

1 folder

Archival Resource Key. Newsletter: The Swarthmore Voter, 1992-1995.
Box 6
Physical Description

1 folder

Archival Resource Key. Newsletter: The Swarthmore Voter, 1996-1999.
Box 6
Physical Description

1 folder

Archival Resource Key. Newsletter: The Swarthmore Voter, 2000-2005.
Box 6
Archival Resource Key. Living in Swarthmore, 1962, 1974, 1985, 1993.
Box 6
Physical Description

1 folder

Archival Resource Key. Miscellaneous publications, citizens' guides.
Box 6
Physical Description

1 folder

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