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University Student Bathers

Date: July 29 1935
Description: Standing on the Alpha Chi Omega sorority pier, Willard Grasser and Robert Estes show what is and is not permitted with regard to men's bathing suits. "The...

Phi Sigma Sigma Party

Date: December 02 1939
Description: Group portrait of Phi Sigma Sigma fraternity formal party in the Loraine Hotel dining room.

Acacia Fraternity Bowery Party

Date: March 26 1938
Description: Acacia fraternity "Bowery" party, with couples in costume. There are many commercial posters and advertising on the wall in the background.

Alpha Epsilon Pi Sorority Party

Date: November 27 1937
Description: Alpha Epsilon Pi Sorority formal party at the Hotel Loraine.

Rudy Vallee and SAE Group

Date: February 07 1937
Description: Rudy Vallee with eleven members of Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity wearing hats and coats and posing in front of Chicago and Northwestern railroad passenger...

Alpha Epsilon Phi Senior Breakfast

Date: May 31 1936
Description: Group portrait of Alpha Epsilon Phi sorority members standing around banquet tables at senior breakfast, 22 Langdon Street.

Tau Epsilon Rho Group Portait

Date: March 22 1936
Description: Group portrait of Tau Epsilon Rho men, Jewish students law school honorary, at Memorial Union.

University Student Bathers

Date: July 29 1935
Description: Group of men and women modeling bathing suits that have been approved by the police chief on the Alpha Chi Omega pier on Lake Mendota.

Alpha Epsilon Phi Dinner Party

Date: May 28 1933
Description: Alpha Epsilon Phi sorority women, seated at tables decorated with a marine theme, for an informal senior group finishing dinner at 135 Langdon Street.

Phi Sigma Delta Christmas Formal

Date: December 12 1931
Description: Phi Sigma Delta Christmas formal in the Crystal Ballroom at the Loraine Hotel, 119 West Washington Avenue.

Three Coeds in New DeSoto

Date: April 29 1931
Description: Three coeds in a new DeSoto Roadster in front of the Kappa Alpha Theta sorority, located at 237 Lakelawn Place.

Acacia Fraternity 25th Anniversary Banquet

Date: April 25 1931
Description: Elevated view from balcony of the Acacia Fraternity 25th anniversary banquet.

Phi Epsilon Pi Informal Party Bar

Date: November 22 1930
Description: Bar set up for informal party at Phi Epsilon Pi fraternity house with beer keg and beer advertising on the wall. There is an autographed picture of Rudy Va...

Theta Chi Costume Party

Date: February 23 1929
Description: Party-goers pose for a Theta Chi fraternity costume party group portrait.

Lake Mendota

Date: October 09 1928
Description: Lake Mendota from the back of the Phi Gamma Delta fraternity house, 16 Langdon Street, with a view of the fraternity's pier and University of Wisconsin bui...

Sigma Chi House

Date: March 24 1927
Description: Sigma Chi Fraternity House at 630 N. Lake Street.

Alpha Kappa Lambda Fraternity Christmas Party

Date: January 08 1927
Description: Group portrait taken at Alpha Kappa Lambda fraternity Christmas party.

Acacia Fraternity House

Date: 1925
Description: Acacia Fraternity house, located at 108 Langdon Street.

Buses at Fraternity House

Date: May 15 1926
Description: Phi Gamma Delta fraternity house, located at 521 North Henry Street, with Royal Rapid Transit Co. buses.

Theta Chi Fraternity Members in front of Boathouse

Date: 1920
Description: Theta Chi fraternity members standing on the pier in front of the Lake Mendota Boathouse located at the foot of North Carroll Street. The boathouse was de...

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