Recreation

"Corn girls' perform in the May Fetes, circa 1915

Philomathean Society Records, 1872-1923 (41/75/23, 1.2), one of two literary societies for men specializing in debate and oratory, includes minutes (1872-1902), a program announcement scrapbook (1889-95), critic's reports (1884-1900), treasurer's books (1874-94), a vice president's books and attendance record (1885-93), and Day Book (1895-1923). Adelphic Society Records, 1875-1927 (41/75/1, 1.2), include meeting minutes, programs, membership, critic's books (1880-1922), a fee book (1882-91), and account books (1875-1908).

Alethenai Society Records, 1871-1916 (41/75/2, .4), a literary society for women established in 1871, contains constitutions and by-laws with members' signatures (1871-80), minutes (1871-85), and a Memory Book of Class of 1916 containing photographs, announcements, clippings and lists and photographs of members (1888-1932).

Illiola Literary Society Records, 1903-15 (41/75/15, .4), a literary society for women, includes membership lists, minutes, and a constitution, and a membership book (1904-15). Athletic Association Records, 1883-98 (41/68/5, .3), includes programs (1883-96), a constitution (1891), regulations (1896), and a baseball handbill (ca. 1898). Illinois Drama Federation Records, 1915-19 (41/75/9, .1), includes correspondence and reports relating to campus theatre, the constitution (1915), and newspaper clippings (1915-19) relating to organizations and productions.

Illini Forensic Society Records, 1920-79 (41/75/13, 2), contains materials about debating activities. Women's Athletic Association Scrapbooks, 1922-56 (41/68/92, .6), include news clippings about events and teams, May fetes, elections, ceremonies and committee meetings, and announcements about athletic, recreational programs and special events. Synton Radio Club Records, 1935-88 (41/68/128, 1), include materials relating to club activities. Illini Philatelic Society File, 1936-40 (41/68/32, .1), contains a petition requesting recognition (1936), a constitution, lists of members (1939-40), and minutes of meetings (1939-40). Block I Scrapbook, 1949-81 (41/68/151, .1), contains newsclippings, and an account of the card section's history. Afghanistanzas, 1976-81 41/68/950, .3), the publication of the Sherlock-Holmes Society, the Double-Barrelled Tiger Cubs, includes reports of meetings, membership rules, membership invitations, and by-laws. Illini Hockey Club Records, 1987-90 (41/68/38, .1), contain game schedules and programs, and photographs of activities of the student hockey club..