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Transportation was key for students who commuted or wanted to travel to Cincinnati for a weekend. It is a major part of social life because cars where a lot less prominent. The bus was used extensively by the students and faculty. #MUArchives #Box1scrapbookandmemorabiliaofMildredReadnowandBleriotLamar

Transportation was key for students who commuted or wanted to travel to Cincinnati for a weekend. It is a major part of social life because cars where a lot less prominent. The bus was used extensively by the students and faculty.

The old school movie theater was perfect for dates or just a quiet night with friends. They offered the newest movies from the biggest production companies. #MUArchives #1932Recensio

The old school movie theater was perfect for dates or just a quiet night with friends. They offered the newest movies from the biggest production companies.

This page shows that Miami hosted a  variety of events at their facilities. They were keen  to promote social activities on campus. The University kept a close record of performances, formals, dances, and any all school functions.  #MiamiArchives #Box1scrapbookandmemorabiliaofMildredReadnowerandBleriotLamar

This page shows that Miami hosted a variety of events at their facilities. They were keen to promote social activities on campus. The University kept a close record of performances, formals, dances, and any all school functions.

The Triad dance was one of the biggest events held on campus. Having three fraternities come together to create a school wide event promoted the ideal of coming together. The planning behind the dance was tireless in order to make the dance special. This was a highly attended event.  #MUArchives #Box1scrapbookandmemorabiliaofMildredReadnowandBleriotLamar

The Triad dance was one of the biggest events held on campus. Having three fraternities come together to create a school wide event promoted the ideal of coming together. The planning behind the dance was tireless in order to make the dance special. This was a highly attended event. #MUArchives #Box1scrapbookandmemorabiliaofMildredReadnowandBleriotLamar

Ye Merrie Players where another outlet for social interaction. For people interested in theatre and performance, Miami offered the dramatic honorary society. This was an exclusive talented group. They performed plays year round plays such as, "The Great Broxopp," and "If I Were King.” They drew large audiences and theatre grew to have a large social impact on the school and community. #MUArchives #1936Recensio

Ye Merrie Players where another outlet for social interaction. For people interested in theatre and performance, Miami offered the dramatic honorary society. This was an exclusive talented group. They performed plays year round plays such as, "The Great Broxopp," and "If I Were King.” They drew large audiences and theatre grew to have a large social impact on the school and community. #MUArchives #1936Recensio

Football has long been a sport that attracts both sexes. Mildred Readnower and a friend of hers attended the U.C. vs MU game in 1932. Readnower was the female class president and she was also well known in society social circles. Her attendance along with her family to this game was well documented in the Ohio papers. #MUArchives #Box1scrapbookandmemorabiliaofMildredReadnowandBleriotLamar

Football has long been a sport that attracts both sexes. Mildred Readnower and a friend of hers attended the U.C. vs MU game in 1932. Readnower was the female class president and she was also well known in society social circles. Her attendance along with her family to this game was well documented in the Ohio papers. #MUArchives #Box1scrapbookandmemorabiliaofMildredReadnowandBleriotLamar

Known as the Mother of fraternities, Phi Kappa Tau, was one of the first to be established. It became a national organization and allowed students to enter the most social type of organizations offered at Miami. These fraternities held parties and rush events and they also had strict policies on helping the community. #MUArchives #1932Recensio

Known as the Mother of fraternities, Phi Kappa Tau, was one of the first to be established. It became a national organization and allowed students to enter the most social type of organizations offered at Miami. These fraternities held parties and rush events and they also had strict policies on helping the community. #MUArchives #1932Recensio

Invitations for annual spring formals were extensively decorated and these formals were much more exclusive. Receiving  an invitation to the Spring Dance was considered a special gift and mostly attended by couples. #MiamiArchives #Box1scrapbookandmemorabiliaofMildredReadnowerandBleriotLamar

Invitations for annual spring formals were extensively decorated and these formals were much more exclusive. Receiving an invitation to the Spring Dance was considered a special gift and mostly attended by couples.

Men would purchase ticket which allowed for a date. The tickets were sold to provide extra philanthropy events. Saving the ticket generally means it was an extra special dance or night to be remembered. #MiamiArchives #Box1scrapbookandmemorabiliaofMildredReadnowerandBleriotLamar

Men would purchase ticket which allowed for a date. The tickets were sold to provide extra philanthropy events. Saving the ticket generally means it was an extra special dance or night to be remembered.

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