Student Scrapbooks: The Michigan Experience

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Ambrose, Grace S. Wilkins
The Grace S. Wilkins Ambrose scrapbook documents student life from 1917-1925. Themes of the scrapbook include gardening club, academics, and student life.

Anderson, Leslie D.
The Leslie D. Anderson scrapbook documents student life from 1898-1901. The scrapbook contains correspondence, Webster Literary Society, and commencement. Also includes materials related to the "Free Cuba" movement.

Backus, Standish
The Standish Backus scrapbook documents student life from 1892-1901. Themes of the scrapbook include Psi Upsilon fraternity, Gamma Delta Psi high school fraternity, banjo club, glee club, and hazing. The scrapbook features mixed media, with a particular emphasis on photographs.

Barry, Edmund D.
The Edmund D. Barry scrapbook documents student life from 1872-1878. Themes of the scrapbook include commencement, class day exercises, Alpha Delta Phi fraternity, and class rivalry. A highlight of this scrapbook is a handwritten chart showing the numbers of men and women registered in the College of Literature for each year from 1869-76; no women were admitted to the school until 1870-1871.

Bement, Constance
The Constance Bement scrapbook documents student life at the end of the 19th century. Themes of the scrapbook include travel, music programs, theater programs, ephemera, and the "County Fair."

Benson, Gertrude C.
The Gertrude C. Benson scrapbook documents student life from 1916-1920. Themes of the scrapbook include Helen Newberry Residence Hall, vacation photos, social events, theater programs, and dormitory life.

Brandt, Carl G.
The Carl G. Brandt scrapbook documents student life from 1917-1920. Themes of the scrapbook include campus buildings, class rivalry, news clippings, athletics (football), social events, music, religion, transportation, ephemera, and commencement. Fraternities found in the scrapbook include Delta Sigma Rho, Delta Theta Phi, and Alpha Nu.

Bronson, Christine Frederica
The Christine Frederica Bronson scrapbook documents student life during the early 1890s. Themes of the scrapbook include the Michigan Military Academy, Ann Arbor High School, commencement, music programs, teacher education, and the University Musical Society.

Brown, Forman G.
The Forman G. Brown scrapbook dates from 1918-1920. The scrapbook includes campus buildings, class rivalry photographs, news clippings, student records, music, and ephemera.

Buckley, Sara Craig
The Sara Craig Buckley scrapbook documents student life from 1881-1884. Themes of the scrapbook include medical school, commencement, and academics. Of particular interest is a letter of recommendation personally signed by Angell.

Burns, Elizabeth Maria
The Elizabeth Maria Burns scrapbook dates from 1229-1916. The scrapbook includes photographs, news clippings, athletics (football), music, theater, Alpha Sigma Tau sorority, and ephemera.

Butterfield, Isaac Lawrence
The Isaac Lawrence Butterfield scrapbook documents student life from 1904-1909. Themes of the scrapbook include athletics (football), social events, dance cards, law school, German club, theater photos, parades, and music programs.

Campbell, Charles F.
The Charles F. Campbell scrapbook documents student life from 1901-1907. Themes of the scrapbook include athletics (football, track, baseball), freshman card club, Zeta Psi fraternity, County Fair, and social events. The scrapbook features a particularly strong emphasis on photographs.

Caughey, Katrina May
The Katrina Mary Caughey scrapbook documents student life from 1907-1911. Themes of the scrapbook include social events, campus views, Omega Upsilon sorority, theater programs, concert programs, dance cards, vacation photos, freshman spread, and athletics.

Choate, Wayne
The Wayne Choate scrapbook documents student life from 1873-1874. Themes of the scrapbook include commencement, University Hall, and social events.

Cleaveland, Holbrook G.
The Holbrook G. Cleaveland scrapbook documents student life from 1889-1894. The scrapbook includes photographs, athletics (baseball), music, correspondence, news clippings, and ephemera.

Crane, Ethel Tracy
The Ethel Tracy Crane scrapbook documents student life from 1915-1916. The scrapbook includes dance cards, Chi Omega sorority, photographs, ephemera, and outdoor photography.

D'Ooge, Ida J
The Ida J. D'Ooge scrapbook reflects student life from 1906-1907. The scrapbook includes photographs, Theta Delta Chi sorority materials, and music.

Dewey, Fred G.
The Fred G. Dewey scrapbook dates from 1895-1904. The scrapbooks includes news clippings and materials related to Detroit alumni.

Edmonds, A. Grace
The A. Grace Edmonds scrapbook documents student life from 1922-1923. Themes of the scrapbook include social events, theater, music, Martha Cook residence hall, campus buildings, severe weather, and commencement. The scrapbook features a particular emphasis on the use of photographs.

Edwards, Gladys Whelan
The Gladys Whelan Edwards scrapbook documents student life from 1915-1920. Themes of the scrapbook include social events, dance cards, theater programs, Michigan Union Boat Club, Alpha Chi Omega sorority, Sigma Phi Epsilon fraternity, and campus views. The scrapbook includes many large potographs.

Eggleston, Lulu J.H.
The Lulu J. H. Eggleston scrapbook documents student life from 1908-1911. Themes of the scrapbook include nursing school and social events. An item of particular interest is a photograph depicting "operating room antics."

Emerson, Pauline Olga
The Pauline Olga Emerson scrapbook documents student life from 1914-1918. Themes of the scrapbook include theater programs, social events, and athletics (football). The scrapbook has a particular emphasis on the use of text.

Fellows, Waldo Emerson
The Waldo Emerson Fellows scrapbook dates from 1911-1914. The scrapbook includes theater and music, Comedy Club, and two secret societies: Druids and Sphinx.

Germann, Ruth Balsam
The Ruth Balsam Germann scrapbook dates from 1912-1916. The scrapbook contains photographs, vacation, commencement, social events, class reunions, Punch Dansant, theater, music, news clippings, holidays, commencement, and ephemera.

Gomberg House
The Gomberg House scrapbook documents student life for the residents of Gomberg House from 1951-1956. Themes of the scrapbook include social events, cross-dressing, Michigras, dormitory life, and athletics (intramural). The scrapbook features mixed media, with a particular emphasis on photographs.

Graham, Walter D.
The Walter D. Graham scrapbook documents student life from 1904-1908. Themes of the scrapbook include athletics (baseball, football), social events, class rivalry, Michigamua, and campus buildings. The scrapbook has a particularly strong use of large photographs.

Green, Frances
The Frances Green scrapbook documents student life from 1910-1915. Themes of the scrapbook include social events, campus buildings, commencement, theater programs, Wyvern, and Deutsche Verein.

Harris, George Dewitt
The George Dewitt Harris scrapbook documents student life from 1898-1901. The scrapbook contains correspondence, commencement, and Webster Literary Society materials.

Henkel, Margaret
The Margaret Henkel scrapbook documents student life from 1914-1917. The scrapbook includes athletics (football, track and field), music, social events, dance cards, student records, news clippings, theater, holidays, campus buildings, vacation, postcards, commencement, and ephemera.

Hinchman, Ford Archer
The Archer Ford Hinchman scrapbook documents student life from 1917-1919 and as a soldier in World War I. The scrapbook consists mainly of correspondence to his parents during war time.

Hinman, Edward C.
The Edward C. Hinman scrapbook documents student life from 1869-1877. Themes of the scrapbook include commencement, social events, class day exercises and dance cards.

Hinman, John F.
The John F. Hinman scrapbook documents student life from 1878-1880. Themes of the scrapbook include commencement, dance cards, class day exercises, Chi Psi fraternity, and class rivalry.

Honecker, Mildred Ione
The Mildred Ione Honecker scrapbook documents student life from 1901-1908. Themes of the scrapbook include Kappa Kappa Gamma sorority, theater programs, music programs, social events, and ephemera.

Housel, William Stuart
The William Housel scrapbook documents student life from 1920-1924. Themes of the scrapbook include athletics (boxing), Civil Engineering, glee club, Society of Les Voyageurs, Web & Flange, social events, dance cards, class rivalry, campus buildings, and outdoor activities. The scrapbook features mixed media with a particular focus on photographs.

Huey, Margaret
The Margaret Huey scrapbook documents student life from 1927-1934. Themes of the scrapbook include social events, music programs, Kappa Delta sorority, athletics, and the School of Nursing.

Jewell, Ogden
The Ogden Jewell scrapbook documents student life from 1893-1896. The scrapbook contains photographs, outdoor activities, music, and personal correspondence.

Johnson, C.O.
The C.O. Johnson scrapbook documents student life from 1904-1911. Themes of the scrapbook include class rivalry, campus buildings, Alpha Tau Omega fraternity, and athletics. Of particular interest is a photograph of the first crowd ever at Ferry Field.

Johnston, Dorothy Merle
The Dorothy Merle Johnston scrapbook documents student life from 1914-1916. The scrapbook includes theater, dance cards, Westminster House sorority, photographs and ephemera.

Judson, Everett
The Everett Judson scrapbook documents student life from 1911-1916. Themes of the scrapbook include theater performances and programs, music programs, and social events. The scrapbook features a particular emphasis on the use of photographs.

Kapp, Frank Albert
The Frank Albert Kapp scrapbook documents student life from 1907-1910. Themes of the scrapbook include athletics (football), theater performances, the Michigan Union Circus, Michigamua society, and cross-dressing.

Kipke, Harry G.
The Harry G. Kipke scrapbook dates from 1921-1940s. The scrapbook consists of news clippings, Sphinx society, Phi Delta Theta fraternity, athletics (football, baseball, basketball), and the University Marching Band. This scrapbook is rich in athletic photographs. Kipke lettered in basketball and baseball, and played kicker for the football team. Kipke also coached the University of Michigan football team from 1929-1937.

Kresge, E.B.
The E.B. Kresge scrapbook documents student life from 1898-1901. The scrapbook includes photographs, Law Department materials, news clippings, and animated mixed media.

Lambert, Marguerite Novy
The Marguerite Novy Lambert scrapbooks date from the 1910s-1920s. There are three scrapbooks and one folder of photographs documenting her youth in Ann Arbor, including her family. Photographs include those of her at summer camp, in Helen Newberry Dorm, and Tappen High School. Scrapbooks also include music, dance cards, commencement, athletics (football), social events, holidays, and ephemera. Lambert was a student at the University of Michigan and later became the local historian of Ann Arbor.

Lang, Chester Henry
The Chester Henry Lang scrapbook documents student life from 1909-1915. This scrapbook includes photographs, dance cards, campus buildings, athletics (football, track and field, baseball), Marching Band, Sigma Alpha Epsilon fraternity, class rivalry, Sphinx society, Michigamua society, transportation, outdoor activities, news clippings, student records, social events, and ephemera.

Lang, Josephine Violet
The Josephine Violet Lang scrapbook documents student life from 1917-1921. The scrapbook consists of dance cards, photographs, music, Pi Beta Phi sorority, news clippings, theater, holidays, and ephemera.

Low, Emile Reed
The Emile Reed Low scrapbook documents student life from 1907-1911. The scrapbook includes photography, music, fraternity life, class rivalry, cross-dressing, and theater.

Lowe, Stanley T
The Stanley T. Lowe scrapbook documents high school and university life from 1918-1921. The scrapbook includes Alpha Chi Sigma fraternity, campus buildings, athletics (rowing), Triangle fraternity, dance cards, news clippings, commencement, Ann Arbor High School, student records, Trigon fraternity, and ephemera.

Lundell, Rena Marguerite
The Rena Marguerite Lundell scrapbook dates from 1911-1912. The scrapbook consists of photographs, cross-dressing, sorority life, class rivalry, news clippings, and outdoor photographs.

Martinek, Edward M.
The Edward M. Martinek scrapbook documents student life from 1916-1921. This scrapbook consists entirely of photographs, including campus buildings, athletics (football, track and field), fashion, class rivalry, and World War I.

Matthaei, Frederick Carl
The Frederick Carl Matthaei scrapbook documents student life from 1910-1914. The scrapbook consists of photographs, athletics (baseball), commencement, class rivalry, outdoor activities, news clippings, student records, postcards, and ephemera.

McKean, Josiah
The Josiah McKean scrapbook dates from 1912-1914. The scrapbook consists of photographs, campus buildings, class rivalry, Alpha Pi fraternity, athletics (football), and cross-dressing.

Meurin, Ruth Olson
The Ruth Olson Meurin scrapbook documents student life from 1929-1937. Themes of the scrapbook include high school, School of Nursing, commencement, athletics (football), and class rivalry.

Miller, Donald Crandon
The Donald Crandon Miller scrapbooks document student life from 1906-1909. The scrapbooks consist of photographs, dance cards, music, theater, Sphinx society, student records, social events, class rivalry, athletics (football, track and field, baseball), Psi Upsilon fraternity, news clippings, Michigamua society, postcards, class reunions, Chapter House, Sphinx society, and ephemera.

Munn, Glenn G.
The Glenn G. Munn scrapbook documents student life from 1910-1914. The scrapbook includes photographs of cross-dressers and the Michigan Daily staff, fraternity life, music, and personal sketches.

Norton, Cecil A.
The Cecil A. Norton scrapbook documents student life from 1916-1918. The scrapbook consists of photographs, Engineering Department, athletics (basketball, football), religion, holidays, commencement, Tucker Club, campus buildings, transportation, news clippings, postcards, and ephemera.

Peabody, Sherwood Raymond
The Sherwood Raymond Peabody scrapbook documents student life from 1870-1874. Themes of the scrapbook include social events, class day exercises, commencement, and Delta Kappa Epsilon fraternity. The scrapbook features mixed media with a particular emphasis on paper ephemera.

Phillips, Julia Magruder
The Julia Magruder Phillips scrapbook dates from 1891-1904. The scrapbook includes photographs, athletics, news clippings, correspondence, and ephemera.

Pierce, Duncan Haldane
The Duncan Haldane Pierce scrapbook documents student life from 1904-1907. Themes of the scrapbook include Psi Upsilon fraternity, social events, dance cards, athletics (football, baseball), early automobiles, Michigamua, cross-dressing, County Fair, and auto racing. The author was on the football team and includes a strong assortment of material related to this topic.

Potter, Louise
The Louise Potter scrapbook documents student life from 1912-1916. Themes of the scrapbook include collegiate sorosis, social events, dance cards, theater programs, athletics, and Wyvern.

Pritz, Walter H.
The Walter H. Pritz scrapbook documents student life from 1908-1912. Themes of the scrapbook include campus buildings, class rivalry, social events, vacation photos, and theater programs. The scrapbook features mixed media. An item of particular interest is a swatch of fabric from a "freshman cap."

Rockwood, George Wenger
The George Wenger Rockwood scrapbook documents student life from 1920-1923. The scrapbook includes news clippings, student records, athletics (football), class rivalry, and family photographs. There is an emphasis on athletic photographs, including football, track and field, baseball, and swimming.

Rupright, Howard Jesse [M scrap]
The Howard Jesse Rupright scrapbook dates from 1912-1915. The scrapbook includes dance cards, Engineering Department, photographs, class rivalry, commencement, social events, and modes of transportation.

Ryan, Mack
The Mack Ryan scrapbook documents student life during the 1920s. Themes of the scrapbook include Kappa Sigma fraternity, class rivalry, cross-dressing, J-Hop, County Fair, dance cards, and theater programs.

Satterthwaite, Josephine Marie Hayden.
The Josephine Marie Hayden Satterthwaite scrapbook documents student life from 1911-1915. Themes of the scrapbook include collegiate sorosis, Acacia, theater performances, athletics, social events, dance cards, Wyvern, sorority life, holidays, and Mortar Board.

Sherman, Herman Samuel
The Herman Samuel Sherman scrapbook documents student life from 1917-1922. Themes of the scrapbook include campus buildings, athletics (football), Alpha Chi Sigma fraternity, Tau Beta Pi fraternity, class rivalry, military training, social events, music, marching band, and dance cards. The scrapbook includes mixed media and ephemera, but features a particular emphasis on the use of photographs.

Sims, Edwin W.
The Edwin W. Sims scrapbooks date from 1891-1908. These scrapbooks include news clippings, political materials related to the Republican Party, and ephemera.

Sink, Maude Edna Ford
The Maude Edna Ford Sink scrapbook dates from 1900-1916. The scrapbook includes photographs, campus buildings, class rivalry, Medical School, athletics, theater, and ephemera.

Slocum, James E.
The James E. Slocum scrapbook documents student life from 1880-1885. Themes of the scrapbook include glee club, Alpha Delta Phi fraternity, musical performances, amd athletics (baseball).

Slusser, Jean Paul
The Jean Paul Slusser scrapbooks document student life from 1905-1907. These scrapbooks feature news clippings, music, ephemera, and photographs of commencement, campus buildings, and athletics (track and field).

Starr, Milton P.
The Milton P. Starr scrapbook dates from 1921-1925. The scrapbook consists of photographs, campus buildings, transportation, athletics (football), class rivalry, commencement, news clippings, and ephemera.

Stebbins, Francis B.
The Francis B. Stebbins scrapbook dates from 1913-1917. The scrapbook includes photographs, athletics (track and field, football), theater, campus buildings, Psu Upsilon fraternity, news clippings, student records, and ephemera.

Strong, Homer D.
The Homer D. Strong scrapbook documents student life from 1921-1925. Themes of the scrapbook include athletics (football, cheerleading), Alpha Kappa Psi fraternity, theater programs, campus buildings, and marching band. The scrapbook features an especially strong use of photographs.

Swift, Iva Irene
The Iva Irene Swift scrapbook dates from 1916-1917. The scrapbook consists of postcards, Kappa Kappa Gamma sorority, news clippings, athletics (football), music, comedy, commencement, and ephemera.

Thomas, John P.
The John P. Thomas scrapbook documents student life from 1910-1915. The scrapbook includes photographs, Lambda Chi Alpha materials, news clippings, commencement, and ephemera.

Thornquist, Russell A.
The Russell A. Thornquist scrapbook dates from 1920-1923. The scrapbook includes athletics (basketball), Phi Delta Theta, vacation, marching band, student records, music, dance cards, holidays, and ephemera.

Tinkham, Ralph Russell
The Ralph Russell Tinkham scrapbooks date from 1870-1905. There are three photograph scrapbooks. Book 1 contains photographs of outdoor landscapes and outdoor activities. Book 2 contains Engineering Department materials, news clippings, dance cards, music, Ann Arbor High School, and ephemera. Book 3 contains photographs of campus buildings, campus landscapes, commencement, class rivalry, athletics (football, Ferry Field), and social events.

Underwood, William Thomas
The William Thomas Underwood scrapbook documents student life during the 1870s. Themes of the scrapbook include Psi Upsilon fraternity, commencement, and campus life. Like many of the oldest scrapbooks in this collection, Underwood utilizes newspaper clippings to a great extent.

Van Slyke, Irene
The Irene Van Slyke scrapbook dates from 1919-1921. The scrapbook includes few photographs, social events, Kappa Kappa Gamma sorority, dance cards, music, religion, and ephemera.

Wellford, Harry Alexander
The Harry Alexander Wellford scrapbook document student life from 1916-1918. The scrapbook includes photographs, outdoor activities, music, UM Marching Band, and Druid society.

Whedon, Sara
The Sara Whedon scrapbook documents student life and the Class of 1889. The scrapbook includes news clippings, holidays, and ephemera.

White, Milo Armstrong
The Milo Armstrong White scrapbook documents student life from 1898-1904. This large scrapbook includes photographs of campus buildings and social events. It also includes Michigamua society, news clippings, athletics (football, track and field), Phi Kappa Psi fraternity, student records, theater, dance cards, music, and ephemera.

Wilbanks, Krekel Dillon
The Krekel Dillon Wilbanks scrapbook documents students life from 1900-1901. The scrapbook contains news clippings, athletics (football), holidays, and sketches of Law professors and students.

Wilson, Alfred W.
The Alfred W. Wilson scrapbook documents student life from 1917-1918. The scrapbook includes photographs, theater, news clippings, student records, ephemera, Engineering Department, music, athletics (football), commencement, and social events. Of special interest is a 1918 Influenza mask with its original case.

Wilson, Dorothy Roth
The Dorothy Roth Wilson scrapbook documents student life from 1932-1936. The scrapbook consists of photographs, student records, news clippings, dance cards, holidays, social events, athletics (rifle shooting), Pi Beta Phi sorority, and ephemera.

Wines, Harold D.
The Harold D. Wines scrapbook documents his life as a high school and university student from 1908-1912. The scrapbook includes news clippings, Ann Arbor High School, postcards, and materials from the Engineering Department.

Wixson, Willard Wendell
The Willard Wendell Wixson scrapbook documents student life in 1915. The scrapbook includes photographs, campus buildings, commencement, news clippings, athletics (football), postcards, and ephemera.

Wright, Audrey L.
The Audrey L. Wright scrapbook documents student life from 1926-1929. Themes of the scrapbook include Betsey Barbour House, social events, athletics (women's, football), and theater programs. The scrapbook features mixed media and ephemera, with a particular focus on photographs.

Wright, Edward Pulteney
The Edward Pulteney Wright scrapbook dates from 1913-1916. The scrapbook consists of photographs, campus buildings, class photographs, Chi Psi Gard fraternity, Sphinx and Druid secret society, dance cards, and ephemera.