Allen, James 1975-04-09

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Mr. James Allen discusses the development of fraternity and sorority organizations at Texas Tech University.

General Interview Information

Interviewee Name: James Allen

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Date: April 9, 1975

Location: Lubbock, Texas

Interviewer: David Nail

Length: 1 hour


Abstract

Tape 1, Side 1: Greek letter social fraternities, Board of Directors' decision (1924), Impression of Texas Tech (1927), Strong emphasis on textiles, Economical, Local social clubs, Need for social expression, Mrs. Curry Holden, Fraternities and sororities, Community support, Selection, Dean of Men (1937), Men's Interclub Council, Policies set, Inquiries from national organizations, Changing attitude of administration, Growth, Approval, Image change, Transition, Housing restrictions, Expanding Residence halls, Expanding campus for lodges

Tape 1, Side 2: Blank

Range Dates: 1924-1975

Bulk Dates: 1924-1937


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