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1. Alpha Sigma Omega Fraternity Alpha Sigma Omega Fraternity 1914 ca. Alpha Sigma Omega fraternity was formed before 1900, but disappeared by 1910 because President Aikens and the faculty had opposed fraternities. It was reconstituted with the motto "SU: First and Last"... Fraternities & sororities; Alpha Sigma Omega; Phi Mu Delta; Students; Universities & colleges; Susquehanna University

2. Alumni Day Alumni Day 1929 Homecoming started in 1922. At that time it was named Alumni Day. This photo collage appeared in the 1929 Lanthorn. Homecomings; Universities & colleges; Susquehanna University

3. Alumni Gymnasium Alumni Gymnasium 1908 The Alumni Gymnasium was built in 1903. The main floor held a large open space for exercise and practice. The 2nd floor had a track on which twenty-six laps equalled one mile. The basement had lockers... Buildings; Gymnasiums; Universities & colleges; Susquehanna University

4. Alumni Gymnasium Bathroom Alumni Gymnasium Bathroom 1905 The Alumni Gymnasium was built in 1903. The basement held lockers and showers. Having showers that would not freeze you with ice cold water was a very pleasant and luxurious experience compared to the... Universities & colleges; Bathtubs & showers; Buildings; Susquehanna University

5. Amos Alonzo Stagg Jr. Amos Alonzo Stagg Jr. 1938 Amos Alonzo Stagg Jr. became the new athletic coach in 1935. This photo shows Stagg Jr. in 1938. Stagg, Amos Alonzo Jr.; Coaches (Athletics); Universities & colleges; Susquehanna University

6. Amos Alonzo Stagg Jr. Amos Alonzo Stagg Jr. 1936 In 1935, Susquehanna University hired Amos Alonzo Stagg Jr. to be the new athletic coach. He was the son of the "Grand Old Man" of football, Amos Alonzo Stagg Sr. Although tennis was Stagg Jr.'s sport,... Stagg, Amos Alonzo Jr.; Coaches (Athletics); Universities & colleges; Susquehanna University; Tennis; Tennis players; Sports

7. Annual Expenses Annual Expenses 1930 ca. Susquehanna University Bulletin is a listing of courses. Also, listed in the 1930 Bulletin are the expenses for male and female students residing on and off campus. Universities & colleges; Susquehanna University

8. Arbor Day Arbor Day 1913 ca. Faculty and students would plant trees on campus in celebration of Arbor Day. Later it became the responsibility of the senior graduating class to plant a tree on Arbor Day, so they would have a place... Tree planting ceremonies; Manners & customs; Students; Universities & colleges; Susquehanna University

9. Art Students Art Students 1909 ca. The Art Department was created in 1902. Pencil drawing, water colors, china and oil painting were some of the classes taught in the Art Department. Art education; Universities & colleges; Susquehanna University

10. Baseball Team Baseball Team 1909 ca. The first recorded baseball game at the Missionary Institute was in 1881. The first interscholastic game was in 1887. The first baseball field on campus was constructed in the mid-1890s.The first University... Baseball players; Sports; Student organizations; Universities & colleges; Susquehanna University

11. Baseball team Baseball team 1899 The first recorded baseball game at the Missionary Institute was in 1881. The first interscholastic game was in 1887. The baseball field on campus was set up in the mid-1890s. The first official baseball... Baseball; Baseball players; Sports; Universities & colleges; Susquehanna University

12. Campus Scenes Campus Scenes 1918-04-00 Scenes of the campus from the 1918 Summer School catalog. Selinsgrove Hall is in the bottom left hand corner, Gustavus Adolphus Hall is in the upper left hand corner, the Alumni Gymnasium is in the middle,... Buildings; Universities & colleges; Catalogs; Susquehanna University; Selinsgrove Hall; Gustavus Adolphus Hall; Alumni Gymnasium; Seibert Hall

13. Charles Steele Science Hall Charles Steele Science Hall 1914 Charles Steele Science Hall. Buildings; Universities & Colleges; Susquehanna University; Steele Science Hall; Steele Hall

14. Charles Steele Science Hall Charles Steele Science Hall 1912-11-02 With the expansion of the science curriculum, the Charles Steele Science Hall was built, replacing the old science building, Sell Memorial Laboratory. Buildings; Universities & colleges; Susquehanna University; Charles Steele Science Hall; Steele, Charles; Steele Hall

15. Charles Steele Science Hall Charles Steele Science Hall 1914 The Charles Steele Science Hall opened in 1913. The 1914 Lanthorn contained this description of the new building. Buildings; Universities & colleges; Susquehanna University; Steele, Charles; Steele Science Hall; Steele Hall

16. Cheerleaders Cheerleaders 1924 Cheerleading started with only male cheerleaders. In the early 1920s, women became active in cheerleading at some schools. Susquehanna University did not have females involved in cheerleading until the... Cheerleading; Students; Universities & colleges; Susquehanna University

17. Cheerleaders Cheerleaders 1924 Cheerleading started with only male cheerleaders. In the early 1920s, women became active in cheerleading at some schools. Susquehanna University did not have females involved in cheerleading until the... Cheerleading; Student organizations; Students; Universities & colleges; Susquehanna University; Ramer, Lynne; Derr, John

18. Class Banquet Class Banquet 1917 Every graduating class would hold a class banquet at an off-campus location ranging from Middleburg to Milton. The graduating class and their chaperones would make many toasts as they enjoyed a full course... Banquets; Banquet camera photographs; Students; Universities & colleges; Susquehanna University

19. Conservatory of Music Conservatory of Music 1921 The Conservatory of Music building was the former home of 5th President Jonathan Dimm. After Dimm's death in 1920, Susquehanna University purchased the building which remained the Conservatory Building... Buildings; Universities & colleges; Music education; Susquehanna University

20. Dance Card Dance Card 1939-06-01 This dance card lists the titles of songs played by the Blue Moon Orchestra at the 1939 Inter-Sorority Commencement Dance held in the Alumni Gymnasium. Dance cards; Dance parties; Students; Universities & colleges; Susquehanna University
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