USO of Lancaster Collection, 1942-1972

Call number:  MG-9

2 boxes     12 folders     1 cubic ft.

Repository:  LancasterHistory (Organization); PV7

Shelving Location:  Archives South, Side 1

Scope and Content Note:  Contains charters, by-laws, correspondence, minutes, financial reports, and statistical reports of the USO of Lancaster. This organization’s function was to provide a “home away from home” for those in military service during World War II and until 1972.

Creator:  USO of Lancaster (Pa.)

Conditions for Access:  No restrictions.

Conditions Governing Reproductions:  Collection may not be photocopied. Please contact Research Staff or Archives Staff with questions.

Language:  English

Source of Acquisition:  Source unknown.

Accruals:  No further accruals are expected.

Preferred Citation:  The USO of Lancaster Collection (MG-9), Box #, Folder #, LancasterHistory, Lancaster, Pa.

Related Materials:  See the Photograph Collection.

Processing History:  Processed and finding aid prepared prior to 1997. This collection has been documented, preserved and managed according to professional museum and archives standards. The collection was cataloged using DACS conventions.


Box 1

Folder 1 USO Charters 1951, 1960, 1963
Folder 2 By-laws
Folder 3 Correspondence, member and personal lists
Folder 4 General correspondence, 1963-1971
Folder 5 USO Council minutes, 1962-1972
Folder 6 Steering Committee minutes, 1959-1972

Box 2

Folder 7 Junior Hostess Club minutes, 1959-1968
Folder 8 Junior Hostess Club minutes, 1968-1972
Folder 9 Anniversaries, volunteer hours, awards, 1956-1972
Folder 10 Monthly reports, statistical reports, 1957-1972
Folder 11 Financial records