Elizabeth Baldwin Literary Society Scrapbook page, Rice University
A page from the Elizabeth Baldwin Literary Society Scrapbook, showing pictures of a group event hosted by the Elizabeth Baldwin Literary Society and the Owen Wister Literary Society. An invitation to the event is also on the scrapbook. Katie McLoughlin, Anita Glickman, Mary Degnan, Evelyn Matthews, and Ellen Harr all have been identified in the photographs. Original resource is a scrapbook page with color photographs.
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 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 and social interests on the Rice campus and to promote friendship, understanding, and fellowship among its members.
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Citable link to this pagehttp://hdl.handle.net/1911/72164
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