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Country clubs

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Jewish Progressive Club Records

Identifier: Mss 006

The Jewish Progressive Club was established in 1913 by Russian Jews who felt unwelcome at the Standard Club that had been founded by German Jews in 1867. The records consist of meeting minutes, newsletters, and newspaper clippings. All material is arranged in alphabetical order by subject, and then chronologically within each folder. Researchers examining the Jewish Progressive Club Records will gain greater insight into the social life of the Jewish community in Atlanta.

Dates: 1923 - 1978

The Standard Club Records

Identifier: Mss 004
Abstract The Standard Club is the outgrowth of the Concordia Club, which was established in 1867, as Atlanta's first Jewish social club. Originally located on the third floor of a building on the corner of Forsyth and Marietta Streets, the Standard Club would move five times in the succeeding decades, and as of 2020 is located in Johns Creek, a northern suburb of Atlanta. The records are composed primarily of papers relating to the land and financial transactions necessary for the club's move in 1905...
Dates: 1850 - 1982