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Miscellaneous records of the Chemists' Club

Identifier: 2006-056

Scope and content

This is a miscellany containing many different types of information. It serves as a indicator of the variety of social offered by the club in its earliest years.


  • Creation: 1899-1911


Language of Materials

Text in english.

Biographical sketch

The Chemists Club was an offshoot of the New York City chapter of the American Chemical Society. It was founded as a place where academic and industrial chemists could meet and recreate. The Chemists Club was founded in New York City in 1898 as a meeting place for chemists living in or visiting the New York City area.


1 Linear Feet (1 box)

Ownership and Custodial History

Columbia University Archives-Columbiana Library.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Source of acquisition--Columbia University Archives-Columbiana Library. Method of acquisition--gift;; Date of acquisition--2006..

Related Archival Materials

Title--See Records of the Chemists' Club also at. Custodian--The Chemical Heritage Foundation, Philadelphia PA..

General Note

This is a collection of miscellaneous announcements, notices book lists, programs and menus, all issued by the Chemists Club of New York City between 1899 and 1911.

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Repository Details

Part of the Science History Institute Archives Repository

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