Southern Illinois University Carbondale Student Center Photographs and News Clippings, 1951-1958 | Southern Illinois University Special Collections Research Center
Title: Southern Illinois University Carbondale Student Center Photographs and News Clippings, 1951-1958
ID: 2/3/UAPH 14
Extent: 0.5 Cubic Feet
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Scope and Contents: This collection consists of photographs and news clippings document the Southern Illinois University Carbondale Student Center activities from 1951-1958. These materials were removed from two deteriorating scrapbooks. The documented Student Center activities include dances, game tournaments, coffee hours, Christmas parties and caroling, and activities pertaining to New Student Week. Also depicted are members of the Student Center Union Board and Council. Some clippings discuss fundraising for a new student center and issues regarding raising activity fees.