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Query Club Collection Finding Aid

dc.contributor.otherJean and Alexander Heard Library. Special Collections and University Archives
dc.descriptionFinding aid for a collection. Collection description: The Query Club had its first meeting September 26, 1885 at Dr. W.E. Ward's residence in Nashville, Tennessee. The club was founded by Olympe Trabue, who assembled a group of her friends to explore intellectual and popular topics of the day. In the early days meetings were held each week in a small room downtown in the Vendome Theater on 7th Avenue North. The present membership of the club meet the first Tuesday of the month for dinner and a paper given on a topic chosen for the year and followed by a stated "Query" related to the topic. This collection is comprised of a member roster, a short history, and 15 audio cassettes of programs and remembrances of the Fugitives and Agrarians at Vanderbilt by Query Club members during the 1993-94 year.en_US
dc.format.extent1 document (3 pages)en_US
dc.publisherVanderbilt Universityen_US
dc.relation.ispartofseriesJean and Alexander Heard Libraryen_US
dc.subjectQuery Club (Nashville, Tenn.) -- Archivesen_US
dc.subject.lcshFugitives (Group) -- Archivesen_US
dc.subject.lcshAgrarians (Group of writers) -- Archivesen_US
dc.subject.lcshNashville (Tenn.) -- Archival resourcesen_US
dc.subject.lcshWomen -- Tennessee -- Nashville -- Societies and clubs -- Archival resourcesen_US
dc.titleQuery Club Collection Finding Aiden_US
dc.typeFinding aid
dc.source.collectionQuery Club Collection. Vanderbilt University, Special Collections and University Archives. Coll MSS 349.en_US

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