Hillcrest Country Club Women's Club records
Scope and Contents
This collection consists of administrative materials including meeting minutes; constitution and by-laws of the tournaments; planning documents; tournament schedules, rules, and awards; lists of scores and prizes; and scrapbook pages of clippings and photographs.
Conditions Governing Access
Open for use in the Elmer L. Andersen Library reading room.
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Biographical / Historical
Hillcrest Country Club opened in St. Paul, Minnesota in 1921 as a municiple golf course. In 1945 a group of businessment bought the club and converted it to a private club for Jewish members, as some local country clubs at the time were not open to Jewish community members. While the club is no longer Jewish-only, it does remain private under the Steamfitters Pipefitters Local 455 union.
1.2 Cubic Feet (3 boxes -- 2 Hollinger boxes, 1 half Hollinger box)
Language of Materials
This collection consists of administrative materials from the women's group at the Hillcrest Country Club, a private club in St. Paul, Minnesota that hosted a prominently Jewish membership.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Collection donated to the Jewish Historical Society of the Upper Midwest by Bea Peilen in 1998; later added to by Jane Broude in 2006.
- Hillcrest Country Club Women's Club records, 1906-1997
- Erin Smerage
- March 2017
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
- November 2017: Revised to include newly found materials.