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Martha Bemis Rogers dance cards

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSA 256
The Martha Bemis Rogers dance cards (1953-1957; 0.3 cubic feet) document the dances Martha Bemis attended from 1953-1957 while a student at Purdue University. The dance cards are organized by year.


  • 1953-1957
  • Other: Date acquired: 09/02/2012


Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Purdue University via deed of gift.


0.30 Cubic Feet

1.00 flat_box


Dance cards from dances attended by 1957 alumna, Martha Bemis Rogers.

Biographical / Historical

Martha Bemis Rogers graduated from Purdue University in 1957 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Home Economics. As a student, Martha was a member of Alpha Xi Delta sorority, Association of Women Students, University Choir and Women’s Recreational Association.

Source: Debris yearbook, 1957

Arrangement Note

Chronological order

Method of Acquisition

Donation received from Martha Bemis Rogers, February 21, 2011.

Existence and Location of Originals

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Processing Information

The dance cards have been housed in an acid-free, archival box and are arranged by year.
Martha Bemis Rogers dance cards
Mary A. Sego
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Repository Details

Part of the Purdue University Archives and Special Collections Repository

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West Lafayette Indiana 47907 United States