Finding aid for the Cleveland Council of Sociology Records


Repository: Western Reserve Historical Society
Creator: Cleveland Council of Sociology
Title: Cleveland Council of Sociology Records
Dates: 1893-1914
Extent: 0.40 linear feet (1 container)
Abstract: The Cleveland Council of Sociology was founded in 1893 in Cleveland, Ohio, at the suggestion of Professors Richard T. Ely and John R. Commons. It was patterned after the Chautauqua Literary and Scientific Circles. The collection consists of correspondence, annual reports of the secretary and treasurer, lists of lecture topics, speakers, and members, and other records. Persons represented include Newton D. Baker, George A. Bellamy, Starr Cadwallader, John R. Commons, Harris R. Cooley, Richard E. Ely, Rabbi Moses J. Gries, Charles S. Howe, Tom L. Johnson, M.A. Marks, G.K. Shurtleff, D.C. Westenhaver, and Peter Witt.
MS Number MS 3090
Location: closed stacks
Language: The records are in English