|Repository:||Georgia Historical Society|
|Creator:||Savannah Symphony Women's Guild.|
|Title:||Savannah Symphony Women's Guild records|
|Extent:||2.0 cubic feet (3 boxes, 4 loose items)|
The Savannah Symphony Women's Guild was organized in 1960 by Katherine Driscoll of Savannah, Georgia, who became the Guild's first president. The mission of this organization was to support the Savannah Symphony Orchestra and to promote music education in the community. Membership was open to anyone who shared these goals. The Guild sponsored various fund raising events including champagne luncheons, raffles, balls, auctions, fashion shows, teas, and an annual duck race in order to raise money for the Symphony. The president, past president, and president elect all held positions on the Symphony Board of Directors. The Savannah Symphony Women's Guild disbanded in 2003 after the Savannah Symphony Orchestra dissolved.
This collection contains correspondence, plaques, programs, yearbooks, photographs, newsletters, and other miscellaneous records detailing the fund raising efforts and activities of the Savannah Symphony Women's Guild from 1975 to 2003.
This collection is arranged into 3 boxes, loose items:
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