Goldwin E. Anderson Notebooks

Dates: 1937-1938
Size: .5 linear feet
Repository: Chicago Public Library, Harold Washington Library Center, Special Collections, 400 S. State St., Chicago, IL 60605
Collection Number: Archives_GEA
Provenance: The Goldwin E. Anderson Notebooks had been deposited at the Austin Branch Library’s historical collection. In November 1984 the Special Collections and Preservation Division, working under the auspices of a Dr. Scholl Foundation Grant, processed the collection and transferred it to its current location for proper archival storage.
Access: No restrictions
Citation: When quoting material from this collection the preferred citation is: Goldwin E. Anderson Notebooks [Box #, Folder #], Special Collections, Chicago Public Library.

Biographical Note

Goldwin E. Anderson was a longtime resident of the Austin community.

Scope and Content

Goldwin E. Anderson collected newsclippings of Austin events and people for a period of two years. The events depicted in the notebooks mainly cover the activities of Austin social clubs and prominent Austinites. While this is a small collection, it does offer researchers a two-year compilation of Austin’s noteworthy events and people. The original arrangement of the notebooks has been maintained. They have been removed from their original bindings and placed in acid-free folders.

Container List

Box 1 Folders 1-2 Notebooks, 1 of 4, 1937-1938
Box 1 Folder 3-5 Notebooks, 2 of 4, 1937-1938
Box 1 Folder 6-7 Notebooks, 3 of 4, 1937-1938
Box 1 Folder 8 Notebooks, 4 of 4, 1937-1938
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