TABLE OF CONTENTS


Overview of the Collection

Biographical Note

Scope and Contents

Index Terms

Administrative Information

Detailed Description of the Collection

Auxiliary of the Texas Society of Professional Engineers, Dallas Chapter



Overview of the Collection

Accession No.: MA97.8
Repository: Texas/Dallas History & Archives, Dallas Public Library
1515 Young St
Dallas, TX 75201
Creator: Auxiliary of the Texas Society of Professional Engineers, Dallas Chapter
Title: Auxiliary of the Texas Society of Professional Engineers, Dallas Chapter
Dates: 1959-1986
Quantity: 5 Volumes
Language: The records are in English.

Historical Background

The Ladies Auxiliary of the Dallas Chapter of the Texas Society of Professional Engineers was founded in 1951.The 82 ladies who formed the group were wives of professional engineers. The group worked to foster fellowship amoung members, promote the field of engineering, provide scholarships for engineering students, and support some local charities. The group's activities include educational, social, and fund-raising events.

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Scope and Contents

The collection is compromised of five scrapbooks compiled to record group activities for the years 1951-1986. Each volume contains correspondence, minutes, treasurer's reports, newspaper clippings, and photographs. The scrapbooks also contain yearbooks for each year, which list officers, committees, and general membership. Volumes II through V include copies of the Professional Engineer, the newsletter published by the Dallas Chapter of the Texas Society of Professional Engineers.

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Index Terms

This record series is indexed under the following controlled access subject terms.

Organizations:

Dallas Chapter of the Auxiliary for the Texas Society of Professional Engineers.

Places:

Dallas, Texas

Occupations:

Engineer

Titles:

Auxiliary for Texas Society of Professional Engineers, Dallas Chapter.

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Administrative Information

Custodial History

This collection was donated in 1997 by the Dallas Chapter of the Auxiliary for the Texas Society of Professional Engineers.

Preferred Citation

MA97.8 Auxiliary for Texas Society of Professional Engineers, Dallas Chapter. Texas/Dallas History & Archives Division, Dallas Public Library

Processing Information

Processed by Sharon Perry Martin

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Detailed Description of the Collection

Volume I 1951-1959
Volume II 1959-1970
Volume III 1969-1978
Volume IV 1978-1980
Volume V 1981-1986