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Dutch Treat Club
Dutch Treat Club Collection
Manuscripts Division
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2 boxes and 1.2 linear feet
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ReCAP (rcpxm): Box 1-2


Consists of a collection of records and video recordings of the Dutch Treat Club.

Collection Description & Creator Information


The collection consists of a collection of records and video recordings of the Dutch Treat Club. Included are three video recordings of two Dutch Treat Club dinners: one recording of a dinner held on May 1, 1994, as a gala tribute to Kitty Carlisle Hart, and two recordings for the dinner held on May 2, 1995, the club's 90th anniversary. Also present are selected business correspondence (1988-1994), minutes (1987-1995) of the Board of Governors' Meetings, flyers (1964-1995) for their annual dinners, articles by and about Isaac Asimov (Dutch Treat President from 1986 to 1992), membership lists, and miscellaneous papers.

Collection Creator Biography:

Dutch Treat Club

The Dutch Treat Club was founded in New York, N.Y., in 1905 as an informal social club, meeting weekly, with an annual dinner. Its members were drawn primarily from among practicioners of the creative arts.

Collection History


Gift of Edward M. Crane Jr. '1945.


No appraisal information is available.

Processing Information

The contents list was compiled by Rafael Abrahams in July 2010.

Access & Use

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Single photocopies may be made for research purposes. No further photoduplication of copies of material in the collection can be made when Princeton University Library does not own the original. Inquiries regarding publishing material from the collection should be directed to RBSC Public Services staff through the Ask Us! form. The library has no information on the status of literary rights in the collection and researchers are responsible for determining any questions of copyright.

Credit this material:

Dutch Treat Club Collection; Manuscripts Division, Department of Special Collections, Princeton University Library

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