Gilbert and Sullivan Society Invitation from the Women's Faculty Club, Rice Institute
Milligan, Esther P.
Invitation to a dinner buffet from the Faculty Women's and Men's Club featuring a singing performance from the Gilbert and Sullivan Society. The date of the event is mentioned, along with the per plate price and the location of Cohen House. The invitation is from Esther P. Milligan, Secretary of the Faculty Women’s Club, and is dated February 2, 1953. The date also appears in handwritten form in the upper left hand corner. A heart design appears at the beginning of the textual invitation. Original resource is a paper document.
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 plays. Performances not only took place at Hamman Hall and Cohen House, but also at the Kinkaid School and local churches.
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