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Student Girls' League Calendars

 Collection — Box: 25-03-01
Identifier: MSS-377

Content Description

This collection contains calendars published by the university from 1912 to 1916.

Dates

  • 1912 - 1916

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

No restrictions. Open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission to publish material from the Student Girls' League calendars, MSS-377, must be obtained from the University Archivist. The University Archivist may be reached by phone at 906-227-1225, or e-mail, archives@nmu.edu. The University Archivist may also be reached in Room 126 of the Learning Resource Center, Northern Michigan University, Marquette, MI.

Biographical / Historical

The Student Girls' League, founded in 1911, was a social group for female students. It helped freshman students get used to the school and published calendars (as seen in this collection) and a "Handbook of Northern," a senior pamphlet. By 1932, every female student was required to be a member and its goal was "to help every woman enjoy her life at Northern," and in the 1940s it helped to establish the student council, which evenutally became ASNMU (Associated Students of Northern Michigan University). In 1957, it changed its name to the Associated Women Students. In 1969, with the creation of ASNMU, it was disbanded.

Source: A Sense of Time by Russell Magnaghi

Extent

.25 Cubic Feet

Arrangement

The calendars are arranged in chronological order.

Creator

Title
Student Girls' League Calendars
Status
Completed
Author
Annika Peterson
Date
28 July 2016
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Central Upper Peninsula and Northern Michigan University Archives Repository

Contact:
Harden Learning Resources Center 126
1401 Presque Isle Ave
Marquette 49855 United States
906-227-1225
906-227-1333 (Fax)

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