Alpha House Records, 1917-1969 | University of Illinois Archives
Series Number: 41/70/5
Acquired: 7/29/68; ca.1980-5/30/84
Volume: 1.0 cubic feet
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Description: Annual Alpha House Histories written by the house historians, listing officers and members, house scholastic averages, and describing the social activities and personalities of girls living in the first cooperative residence house for women. Descriptions contain comments on parties, dates, vacations, examinations, and pledges. The histories include photographs (1917, 1925-26, 1929-30). The series includes scrapbook items (1945, 1950-69) kept by house historian, including invitations, programs, clippings, cards, photographs, lists minutes (1966-67), "wills", correspondence and memorabilia about activities, Mother's Club Scholarship Award (1944), social events, and honors received.