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Faculty Club Records

Identifier: Ms Coll. 061

Scope and Content

Records include club constitution, minutes, chronologically-arranged presidents' correspondence, membership lists, and files on the operation of the Rathskellar and the attempt to build a club house.


  • Creation: 1930-1974
  • Creation: Majority of material found within 1963-1974



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Biographical/Historical Note

Originally named the University Club, the Faculty Club was a social organization for all faculty at the University of Florida, the object of which was to promote science, literature and art. Most of the extant records concern the operation of the Rathskellar in Johnson Hall and the unsuccessful plans to build a club house for the organization.


0.8 Linear feet (2 boxes)

Language of Materials



Records of the club include constitutions, minutes for 1964-1974, membership lists, and audit reports.

Physical Location

University of Florida Smathers Library Building

Alternate Form of Material

Digital reproductions of items in this collection are available online via the University of Florida Digital Collections (UFDC). Please read the Permissions for Use statement for information on copyright, fair use, and use of UFDC digital objects.

A Guide to the Faculty Club Records
Finding aid prepared by Dept. Staff
March 2005
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Finding Aid Prepared Using Dacs
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Description is written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the Special and Area Studies Collections, George A. Smathers Libraries, University of Florida Repository

George A. Smathers Libraries
PO Box 117005
Gainesville Florida 32611-7005 United States of America