Mortar Board Records, 1910-95
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Brief Description: Mortar Board Records, 1910-95, a senior honor society (women only prior to 1975) including minutes, correspondence, constitutions, histories, handbooks, clippings, issuances, manuals, lists, notes, photographs, publications, reports, plaques, and scrapbooks from Miriam Sheldon (Dean of Women, 1948-69, and Dean of Student Personnel, 1967-74), Barbara Metzer (Assistant Dean of Women, 1965-67), Eunice Dowse (Associate Dean of Students, 1962-69), Mary E. Harrison (Asst. Dean of Women, 1962-69), Patricia Gross (Asst. Dean of Women, 1952-59), Jean F. Hill (Asst. Dean of Student Personnel, 1969-72), Adlon Jorgensen (Asst. Dean of Students and Panhellenic Advisor, 1977-93), chapter officers, faculty advisors, and the national office, concerning conferences, membership, initiation, finances, fund-raising, social events, volunteer work, and history.
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: 41/63/40
Created by: Mortar Board (Society)
Volume: 2.6 cubic feet
Acquired: 8/10/1994; ca. 1995; 12/1/1997
More information is available at
Arrangement: Alphabetical then chronological
Subject Index
Honor Societies
Mortar Board
Women's Education
Women's Organizations
Genres/Forms of Material
Languages of Materials
English [eng]