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Martha Bemis Rogers dance cards

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSA 256

Scope and Contents

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.

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


0.30 Cubic Feet

1.00 flat_box


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

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

504 W. State Street
West Lafayette Indiana 47907 United States