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Minnehaha Thursday Club M/A 2000.18.01

Minnehaha Thursday Club M/A 2000.18.01

CreatorMinnehaha Thursday Club.
Title: Minnehaha Thursday Club (Minnehaha Mentor Club)
Quantity: 1.0 boxes
Repository: James K. Hosmer Special Collections Library


The founding date for this women's club is unknown. The club was originally named the Minnehaha Mentor Club. In 1926, the name was changed to the Minnehaha Thursday Club. Meetings were held at the member's homes on every first and third Thursdays of each month.

The earliest known officers include Mrs. L. R. Deininger, president, Mrs. L. J Petit, Vice-President, Mrs. E. P. Seidel, secretary and Mrs. s. a. Burnell, Treasurer. Members of the program committee include Miss Florence Adams, Mrs. L. R. Deininger, Mrs. WM. Lattimore, and Paul A. Petit.

Themes of study for this group range from child culture, government, modern Europe, women, Mexico, Americans and other miscellaneous topics. This club is known to have existed from 1923-1968

Collection Description

One box containing programs spanning 1923-1968.

Subject Headings


Women -- Minnesota -- Minneapolis -- Societies and clubs.

Table of Contents

Minnehaha Mentor Club programs 1923-1926 -- Box 1, Folder 1
Minnehaha Thursday Club programs 1926-1939 -- Box 1, Folder 2
Minnehaha Thursday Club programs 1940-1955 -- Box 1, Folder 3
Minnehaha Thursday Club programs 1956-1960 -- Box 1, Folder 4
Minnehaha Thursday Club programs 1961-1968 -- Box 1, Folder 5

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