Collection 1454 - Wagga Wagga Shakespeare Club

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RW 1454


Wagga Wagga Shakespeare Club


  • 1929-1990 (Creation)

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0.36m; 2 type one boxes

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The Wagga Wagga Shakespeare Club, founded in 1904, is the longest continuously active Shakespearean reading group in the world. They began as the Calliope Club in 1904 with their main purpose being to read, learn about, and appreciate the works of William Shakespeare.

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Minute books, agendas, correspondence, note books, annual reports and statements of accounts, "The Shakespeare Newsletter", brochures, President's and secretary's reports.


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OPEN to public access.

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