Antioch Woman's Club - Antioch, CA
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member saopaulo1
N 38° 00.866 W 121° 48.820
10S E 604138 N 4208080
Quick Description: The woman's club in downtown Antioch.
Location: California, United States
Date Posted: 4/4/2013 8:26:33 PM
Waymark Code: WMGRH0
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member BarbershopDru
Views: 1

Long Description:
THE WOMAN’S CLUB OF ANTIOCH

ELEVEN WOMAN FOUNDED THE WOMAN’S CLUB OF ANTIOCH IN FEBRUARY, 1902.
THEY PLEDGED TO “IMPROVE AND BEAUTIFY THE TOWN. TO DO ANY BUSINESS
WHICH SHALL PROMOTE THE EDUCATIONAL, INDUSTRIAL, BENEVOLENT, SOCIAL
OR POLITICAL WELFARE OF ITS MEMBERS OR THE COMMUNITY AT LARGE.”
THESE WOMEN SPEARHEADED THE FIRST HIGH SCHOOL, FIRST LIBRARY, CITY PARK,
PAVED STREETS AND MUNICIPAL WATER-SEWER SYSTEM. THIS LOT WAS PURCHASED IN 1904 . CARDBOARD SHINGLES SALES FOR A DIME BUILT THE PERMANENT CLUBHOUSE. IN1910, THE BUILDING WAS LEASED AS SCHOOL ROOM FROM 1920-1922, RENOVATED AND ENLARGED.
OTHERWISE OCCUPIED CONTINUOUSLY BY THE WOMAN’S CLUB OF ANTIOCH
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NOVEMBER 3, 2001
JOAQUIN MURRIETA CHAPTER 13
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Active Club?: Yes

Website Source: [Web Link]

Address:
509 G St
Antioch, CA USA


Date Created: Not listed

Secondary Website Source: Not listed

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