Mason Hall Spring Dance, May 20, 1939


Mason Hall Spring Dance, May 20, 1939
Mason Hall Spring Dance, May 20, 1939
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Creator: Clare Gunn
Subjects: Student Activities, Groups and Clubs
Description: A dance card for the Mason Hall Spring Dance with a Dude Ranch theme, held on May 20, 1939. The dance featured Bob Siegrist and Band with Lynn Dawson, vocalist. The cover of the dance card shows a woman in an evening dress riding a bucking horse, while a man in a tuxedo sits on the ground after being knocked down. The dance card contains lists of committee members, patrons, and special guests.
According to a notice in the May 18, 1939 issue of the State News, the dance was held at Mason Hall.
The dance card was designed by Clare Gunn, while a landscape architecture student at MSU. Gunn then went on to become an MSU Extension Agent in tourism and resorts.

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Date: May 20, 1939
Format: Text/pdf
Resource Identifier: A008638.pdf
Collection Number: UA 17.288 Clare Gunn papers
Language: English
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Contributing Institution: University Archives & Historical Collections
Contributor: MSU Archives and Historical Collections
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