Browsing University Archives and Rice History by Subject "Invitation cards--Texas--Houston"
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Elizabeth Baldwin Literary Society and Owen Wister Literary Society Swirling Sombrero Mexican Dinner, Rice Institute (1976-09-19)The Elizabeth Baldwin Literary Society (EBLS) was founded in 1914 and named in honor of the second Mrs. William Marsh Rice. It was an active organization until the mid 1980s. The Owen Wister Literary Society (OWLS) was ...
(1953-02-02)In 1951, a small group of Rice Institute faculty and their wives started the Gilbert and Sullivan Society. Using the resources and talent of the university, the group staged productions of Gilbert and Sullivanâ€™s greatest ...
Owen Wister Literary Society Alumnae 75th Anniversary Celebration Brunch invitation, Rice University (2000-05-16)The Owen Wister Literary Society (OWLS) was founded by Adele Roensch in 1924. It was named after Owen Wister, an American writer famous for his novel The Virginian. The purpose of the organization was to further cultural ...
(1961/02/26)The Sarah Lane Literary Society (SLLS), founded in 1947, was named after Sarah Lane, a 1919 graduate who served as the dean of women, 1931-1950. The society disbanded in 1965.