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Sertoma Club Records (MC 343)


Organizational Note

The Sertoma Club of Columbus, Georgia was organized in 1954 as a civic club working in the interest of a better community.  Among its projects has been to support the East Columbus Boy's Club in building a swimming pool, providing Academic and Athletic scholarships to Columbus College and later Columbus State University, Pop Warner Kids Football League, giving away hearing aids to the deaf and other community projects.  Their main fundraising was an annual musical event, The Dixie Jubilee minstrel and variety show, presented at the Columbus Three Arts Theatre.

1962-1977                                                                                     1 box (.33 l.f.)

Scope and Content

The collection includes 14 audio tapes of various Dixie Jubilee productions (including several duplicates, a program to the 1972 Dixie Jubilee and an undated poster for the fundraiser.

Permission to Publish

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Sertoma Club Records (MC 343)
Columbus State University Archives
Columbus, Georgia

Provenance

Gift of Kenneth H. Thomas, Jr. in 2015

Box and Item List

Box 1

Item 1 – Program for the Dixie Jubilee, 1972
Item 2 – Poster for the Dixie Jubilee, nd

     This item is located in the drawer number 14.

Items 3-16 – Reel-to-reel audio tapes of club events, mostly of the various Dixie Jubilees annual fundraisers, mostly undated.