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Feronian Literary Society and Mask and Dagger Club Records, 1910-1917

"Miss Civilization" production by the Mask and Dagger Club, performed in 1923.

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RG 042

These records document the administration and activities of the Feronian Literary Society from 1910 to 1912 and the Mask and Dagger Club from 1912 to 1917. The Feronian Literary Society was established in 1897 for women students at Oregon Agricultural College. In 1912, it combined with the Philadelphian Literary Societey (for men) to form the Mask and Dagger Club.

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0.02 cubic feet; 1 box; 1 microfilm reel

Related Papers

Records of other literary societies: Adelphian (RG 48); Amicitia (RG 38); Athenian (RG 61); Hesparian (RG 65); Jeffersonian (RG 67); Sorosis (RG 46); Websterian (RG 47); and Zetagathean (RG 68). A 1900 photograph of the Feronians is located at P 25:2133; photos of other societies are also located in Harriet's Collection. Photographs of Mask and Dagger Club productions are located in Harriet's Collection #489. Additional literary society information is located in the Memorabilia Collection files, MC-Literary Societies and MC-Munford, Kenneth; for the Mask and Dagger Club see MC-Drama, History of, and MC-Theatre.

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