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Yorkville Philomathic Debating Club Minutes

 Collection
Identifier: MS-2892
Abstract This collection houses a ledger containing the constitution and minutes of the Philomathic Debating Club of Yorkville, Tennessee from 1879 and 1880. The issues debated during this period included "Resolved: That frequent indulgence in female society is beneficial to the young man," "Resolved: That money has more influence over man than woman has," "Resolved: That ambition has been productive of more good than evil", and "Resolved: That nature proves the existence of a God more than the...
Dates: 1879 April 18-1880 February 5

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  • Subject: Debates and debating -- Societies, etc. X
  • Subject: Education, Higher -- Tennessee. X