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Chairman's Club Photograph Collection

Identifier: 2021-07

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of one newsletter and the contents of three magnetic photograph albums documenting four different trips the Club made during 1983-1984 to Fireside Theatre in Atkinson, Wisconsin to see the production "South Pacific", a trip to Kalona, Iowa, an outing to House on the Rock in Wisconsin and a Chicago Cubs/St. Louis Cardinals baseball game in Chicago, Illinois.

The single issue of "Chairman's Club News" is dated April 1983 Volume 1 No. 1.

The bulk of the scrapbook contents are unidentified color snapshots with a few instant pictures [Polaroid], two thank you notes and one newspaper clipping.


  • 1983-1984

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Biographical / Historical

The Chairman's Club was a community relations project of Central Trust and Savings Bank of Eldridge, Iowa. It provided a package of social events and financial services for bank customers over 60 years of age. Initial membership was 175.


0.37 Linear Feet (in 1 letter 5" manuscript box.)

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Physical Location

Range 44 Section 03

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Repository Details

Part of the Richardson-Sloane Special Collections Center Repository

321 Main Street
Davenport IA 52801-1490 United States

About the Richardson-Sloane Special Collections Center:

The Special Collections Department of the Davenport Public Library was established in 1982. In November of 1999, the newly renovated department opened to better serve its community and was renamed the Richardson-Sloane Special Collections Center. The Center acquires, arranges, describes, preserves, and makes available local history and genealogical materials concentrating on those pertaining to Davenport, Scott County, and Eastern Iowa.

Books and other printed materials in the collection can be found using a Library Search. For additional digital resources, browse the Upper Mississippi Valley Digital Image Archive. For more information about specific subjects relating to Scott County History, please browse the Research Guides.
Richardson-Sloane Special Collections Center
Davenport Public Library
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Davenport IA 52801-1490
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