Unity Club Collection

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UNITY CLUB COLLECTION
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Call Number: D.434
Dates: ca. 1880-1907
Physical Description: 2 Boxes
Language(s): Materials are in English
Repository: Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester

Table of Contents:

Biographical/Historical Note
Scope and Content
Processing Information
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Access
Use
Citation
Content List
Box 1
Box 2
Collection Overview
Title: UNITY CLUB COLLECTION
Call Number: D.434
Dates: ca. 1880-1907
Physical Description: 2 Boxes
Language(s): Materials are in English
Repository: Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester

Biographical/Historical Note
The Unity Club Collection documents the literary interests of its members from the 1880s through the 1907. The members studied and celebrated the works of Ralph Waldo Emerson and Robert Browning.

Scope and Content
This collection contains printed items related to what the Unity Club called Emerson Classes and Browning Classes. There is also a scrapbook with clippings related to Emerson, as well as a wooden plate for a service ordaining Emerson, held on March 11, 1829.

Processing Information
Collection processed by Lori Birrell.Immediate Source of Acquisition
The Literary Clubs Collection was made a gift by Stephan Thomas, February 6, 1962.Access
The UNITY CLUB COLLECTION is open for research use. Researchers are advised to contact Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation prior to visiting. Upon arrival, researchers will also be asked to fill out a registration form and provide photo identification.Use
Reproductions are made upon request but can be subject to restrictions. Permission to publish materials from the collection must currently be requested. Please note that some materials may be copyrighted or restricted. It is the researcher's obligation to determine and satisfy copyright or other case restrictions when publishing or otherwise distributing materials found in the collections. For more information contact rarebks@library.rochester.eduCitation
[Item title, item date], UNITY CLUB COLLECTION, D.434, Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester
Administrative Information
Author: Finding aid prepared by Rare Books and Special Collections staff
Publisher: Rare Books, Special Collections, and Preservation, River Campus Libraries, University of Rochester
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Second Floor, Room 225
Rochester, NY 14627-0055
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Content List
Box 1
Emerson Classes and Browning Classes
1. "My Emerson Prints", Scrapbook (Folder 1 of 2)
2. "My Emerson Prints", Scrapbook (Folder 2 of 2)
3. Browning Classes (Folder 1 of 3)
4. Browning Classes (Folder 2 of 3)
5. Browning Classes (Folder 3 of 3)
6. Emerson Classes
7. The Faiths of our Elder New England Poets
8. Quotations
Box 2
Ordination of Mr. Ralph Waldo Emerson, March 11, 1929


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