North Carolina State University, Student and Other Organizations, Clock Tower Investment Club Records 1957-1961

Creator
North Carolina State University. Clock Tower Investment Club
Size
0.25 linear feet
Location

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Call number
UA 021.442

The records of the North Carolina State University Clock Tower Investment Club include by-laws, meeting minutes, membership rosters, and financial information. The Club met monthly to invest money pooled by members into the stock market for mutual gain.

The Clock Tower Investment Club was organized in 1957 and open to anyone living in or near Raleigh, though membership appears to not have expanded beyond individuals associated with NC State. Total club membership was not to exceed 24 individuals. The Club disbanded in 1961.

Biographical/historical note

The Clock Tower Investment Club was organized in 1957 and open to anyone living in or near Raleigh, though membership appears to not have expanded beyond individuals associated with NC State. Total club membership was not to exceed 24 individuals. Members of the club were required to contribute $10 on their admission, and $10 every month thereafter; money collected was pooled and used to buy stocks communally. Upon withdrawl or other separation from the Club, a member would recieve a portion of what he had invested. The Club disbanded in 1961, and the assets were divided between members at that time.

Scope/content

The records of the North Carolina State University Clock Tower Investment Club include by-laws, meeting minutes, membership rosters, and financial information. Materials range in date from 1957 to 1961.

Physical description

1 archival half box

Arrangement

Materials are arranged alphabetically by topic.

Use of these materials

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The materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study, pursuant to U.S. Copyright law. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials. Any materials used for academic research or otherwise should be fully credited with the source.

This collection may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations. Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which North Carolina State University assumes no responsibility.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], North Carolina State University, Student and Other Organizations, Clock Tower Investment Club Records, UA 021.442, Special Collections Research Center, North Carolina State University Libraries, Raleigh, NC

Source of acquisition

Transferred by the North Carolina State University Clock Tower Investment Club

Processing information

Processed by Cate Putirskis, 2008 June

Encoded by Cate Putirskis, 2008 June

By-laws 1957-1960
Half box 1, Folder 1
General Information (1 of 2) 1957-1961
Half box 1, Folder 1
General Information (2 of 2) 1957-1961
Half box 1, Folder 1

Access to the collection

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Mailing address:
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Raleigh, NC, 27695-7111

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Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], North Carolina State University, Student and Other Organizations, Clock Tower Investment Club Records, UA 021.442, Special Collections Research Center, North Carolina State University Libraries, Raleigh, NC

Use of these materials

The nature of the NCSU Libraries' Special Collections means that copyright or other information about restrictions may be difficult or even impossible to determine despite reasonable efforts. The NCSU Libraries claims only physical ownership of most Special Collections materials.

The materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study, pursuant to U.S. Copyright law. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials. Any materials used for academic research or otherwise should be fully credited with the source.

This collection may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations. Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which North Carolina State University assumes no responsibility.