American News Women's Club

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The American News Women's Club was founded on April 4, 1932, as the Newspaper Women's Club, with membership limited to women reporters and writers employed by newspapers. Today, the ANWC embraces a diverse group of journalists, independent authors and professional communicators representing newspapers, radio and television stations, publishing companies, Web sites, public relations firms, corporations, academic institutions and government. The broader membership base reflects an evolving news.

For more information, please see the official website of the American News Women's Club

From the guide to the American News Women's Club archives, 1932-2001, 1950-1975, (State of Maryland and Historical Collections)

Archival Resources
Role Title Holding Repository
referencedIn Shouse, Catherine Filene, 1896-1994. Papers, 1878-1998 (inclusive). Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America‏
referencedIn Williams, Helene Kravadze, d. 1993. Helene Kravadze Williams papers, 1932-1987. Historical Society of Washington, Dc
creatorOf American News Women's Club. American News Women's Club archives, 1932-2001 (bulk 1950-1975). University of Maryland (College Park, Md.). Libraries
creatorOf American News Women's Club archives, 1932-2001, 1950-1975 State of Maryland and Historical Collections
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Place Name Admin Code Country
Women journalists--Societies and clubs--Archives

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Active 1932

Active 2001



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