Robert F. Ganschinietz Papers, 1926-1932, 1994
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Brief Description:

Papers of Robert Frank Ganschinietz (1908-1994), Architectural Engineering 1931, consisting of dance cards/programs from social events held during and shortly after his time at the University of Illinois.  In addition to the names of dance partners, most of the cards/booklets also contain information about the organization hosting the event, the names of chaperones/sponsors,  the musicians or bands that performed, and, occasionally, menus.

Frequent hosts were Alpha Rho Chi, of which Ganschinietz was a member, and the Emera House/Society.

Also includes a copy of Robert Ganschinietz's obituary from 1994, and a 2021 letter from the donor of the material.

Held at:
University of Illinois Archives
19 Library
1408 W. Gregory Dr.
Urbana, IL 61820
Phone: (217) 333-0798
Fax: (217) 333-2868
Email: illiarch [at]
Record Series Number: 41/20/293
Created by: Alpha Rho Chi. Anthemios Chapter (University of Illinois), Tau Nu Tau, University of Illinois Panhellenic Council
Volume: 0.3 cubic feet
Acquired: 01/20/2021.
Arrangement: Chronological by year
Acquisition Notes: Linda K. Ganschinietz