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Polymnian Society: Programs and invitations, 1889-1892

 File — Box: 2
Identifier: CA1202/07

Scope and Content Note

From the Series:

Contains correspondence, reports, catalogs, ledgers, and programs relating to the once-popular literary societies at Bates. These were the Literary Fraternity, the Eurosophian, Philomathean, Piaerian, and Polymnian Societies, as well as the Spofford Literary Club. The Polymnian Society later became the Military Science Club. These clubs were once the most popular student organizations at Bates, and sponsored debates, talks, presentations, dinners, and general discussions on many subjects of the day.

Dates

  • 1889-1892

Access Restrictions

This collection is open for research.

Extent

From the Collection: 14.5 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

From the Collection: English

General Physical Description note

Repository Details

Part of the Edmund S. Muskie Archives and Special Collections Library Repository

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