52 items tagged with Women--Social life

Handmade Mickey Mouse valentine. Inscription reads "WILL YOU BE MY VALENTINE '34?"

Type: artwork


Handwritten note from Jackie Lesker asking Alice to serve as a waitress for the Class Day supper.

Type: text


Handwritten Christmas note. Envelope reads "A Merry Christmas to My Junior Sister '1934' from '1936'".

Type: text


Handwritten poem, most likely left for Alice with a Hershey's candy bar by her Simmons "older sister" (the older student who mentored Alice when Alice was a freshman).

Type: text


Personal correspondence from Miss Madeline G. Howe to Alice Walker.

Type: text/letter


This short handwritten poem describes a lonely girl who ought to have company.

Type: text


A thank you note to Alice from another woman named Alice. Note says the author had never enjoyed or appreciated a party as much as the one on Sunday night. Note implies that there were other people at the party and that they were all sweet.

Type: text


This photograph shows two women standing in front of trees.

Type: image/photo


Photograph of a group of freshman dressed as bridesmaids for the Freshman-Junior Wedding. The Freshman-Junior Wedding was an annual Simmons tradition in which the freshman class president dressed as the bride and the junior class president dressed in…

Type: image/photo


Photograph Benny and Bea. Two girls both holding schoolbooks.

Type: image/photo