Arcturus Club Brochures, 1934-1971
Title: Arcturus Club Brochures, 1934-1971
Record Series: 00/00/09
Creator: Arcturus Club
Extent: 1 box, 1 folder (0.42 linear feet)
Repository: Special Collections and University Archives, Rod Library, University of Northern Iowa.
Language: Materials entirely in English.
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Scope and Content
The Arcturus Club is a social organization which, according to its constitution, devotes itself “to the attainment by its members of the following objectives: To stimulate creative thinking, to encourage original investigation, to clarify problems of community interest, to perfect the art of deliberative discourse, and to expedite realization of the majority will…”
While not a UNI organization, its officers and members over the years have represented a who’s who of UNI faculty members.
These brochures were donated by the Cedar Falls Historical Society in July 2016. They cover the years 1934-1971, although some years are missing.
Folder 1: Guest Night Program Brochures
Year, date, club president
1934/1935, no date, Robert Getchell (1934), Ivan Mast (1935)
1936, November 20, George Robinson
1937, December 10, Reno Reeve
1940, December 6 (2 copies), R.F. Merner
1941, December 4, W.E. Hays
1942, December 4, J.W. Leavitt
1946, January 11, Roland Searight
1947, January 6, J.H. Peet
1948, January 5, W.B. Fagan
1950, January 5, M.R. Thompson
1951, January 10, Paul F. Bender
1952, January 14 (2 copies), George Bairnson
1953, November 7 (2 copies), Frank P. Butler
1954, December 4, Josef Shaefer
1955, December 3 (2 copies), Myron E. Russell
1956, November 16 (2 copies), Malcolm Price
1958, December 6, Fred F. Kercheval
1959, December 19, Herbert V. Hake
1960, December 3, Maynard Vorhees
1961, December 2 (2 copies), M.R. Thompson
1962, December 8, H.C. Orrick
1963, November 9 (3 copies), Donald F. Howard
1964, December 12, Herbert D. Temple
1965, December 4 (2 copies), William A. Anderson
1967, December 9, William H. Dreier
1968, December 7 (2 copies), Edward J. Thorne
1969, December 6, Henry D. Willoughby
1970, December 5 (Ladies Night, 5 copies), Willard Poppy
1971, December 4 (4 copies), Robert DeVoe
Collection processed by Library Associate Dave Hoing, July 19, 2016. Updated October 2017 and February 2018 (dh). Linear feet updated July 31, 2017.