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Box 9

 Container

Contains 15 Collections and/or Records:

Effie Farnham Burns, 1956-1959, 1963, 1970, 1973

 File — Box: 9, Folder: 14
Identifier: II
Scope and Contents Includes materials related to a bequest made by Effie Farnham Burns to the Western New York branch of the National League of American Pen Women.

Annual reports, 1928, 1930-1934, 1936-1939

 File — Box: 9, Folder: 1
Identifier: A
Scope and Contents The files in subseries A consist of reports from membership, program, and art committees; reports from the auditor, treasurer, president, recording secretary, radio chairman, historian and Washington correspondent; bylaws for the National League of American Pen Women and the Western New York Branch; membership rosters; lists of officers and non-voting members of the board (for 1964-1966 period); meeting minutes including agendas for 1995-1997. Minutes are missing for 1953-1955 and 1981 to 2002.

Annual reports, 1940-1942

 File — Box: 9, Folder: 2
Identifier: A
Scope and Contents The files in subseries A consist of reports from membership, program, and art committees; reports from the auditor, treasurer, president, recording secretary, radio chairman, historian and Washington correspondent; bylaws for the National League of American Pen Women and the Western New York Branch; membership rosters; lists of officers and non-voting members of the board (for 1964-1966 period); meeting minutes including agendas for 1995-1997. Minutes are missing for 1953-1955 and 1981 to 2002.

Annual reports, 1946-1948

 File — Box: 9, Folder: 3
Identifier: A
Scope and Contents The files in subseries A consist of reports from membership, program, and art committees; reports from the auditor, treasurer, president, recording secretary, radio chairman, historian and Washington correspondent; bylaws for the National League of American Pen Women and the Western New York Branch; membership rosters; lists of officers and non-voting members of the board (for 1964-1966 period); meeting minutes including agendas for 1995-1997. Minutes are missing for 1953-1955 and 1981 to 2002.

Bylaws, 1984, 1986, undated

 File — Box: 9, Folder: 4
Identifier: A
Scope and Contents The files in subseries A consist of reports from membership, program, and art committees; reports from the auditor, treasurer, president, recording secretary, radio chairman, historian and Washington correspondent; bylaws for the National League of American Pen Women and the Western New York Branch; membership rosters; lists of officers and non-voting members of the board (for 1964-1966 period); meeting minutes including agendas for 1995-1997. Minutes are missing for 1953-1955 and 1981 to 2002.

Correspondence, 1982, 1984, 1986-1989

 File — Box: 9, Folder: 5
Identifier: B
Scope and Contents The files in subseries B consist of general correspondence. Also included in this subseries are meeting flyers and information regarding luncheon meetings.

President's Records, 1960-1962, 1964, 1974, 1976

 File — Box: 9, Folder: 6
Identifier: C
Scope and Contents Subseries C consists of materials collected by the presidents of the National League of American Pen Women, Western New York branch. The President's records contain monthly agendas; meeting flyers; newsletters; information regarding the Pen Women Juried Art Exhibition and College Student Art and Poetry Competitions. Folder 4.3 also contains information in regards to the 1997 Writers Program at Carnegie Art Center in North Tonawanda, N.Y.

Newsletters, 1964-1965, 1968, 1970-1971

 File — Box: 9, Folder: 7
Identifier: D
Scope and Contents Subseries D consists of the Western New York branch of the National League of American Pen Women newsletter Pen Whims. Newsletters are missing for 1951-1957, 1959-1960, 1969 and 1982-1983.

Newsletters, 1972-1975, undated

 File — Box: 9, Folder: 8
Identifier: D
Scope and Contents Subseries D consists of the Western New York branch of the National League of American Pen Women newsletter Pen Whims. Newsletters are missing for 1951-1957, 1959-1960, 1969 and 1982-1983.

Newsletters, 1976-1979

 File — Box: 9, Folder: 9
Identifier: D
Scope and Contents Subseries D consists of the Western New York branch of the National League of American Pen Women newsletter Pen Whims. Newsletters are missing for 1951-1957, 1959-1960, 1969 and 1982-1983.