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Rita Kasper Hart papers

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-10.3.254

Scope and Contents

The Rita Kasper Hart papers contain dance cards from January 1937- May 1940. The dances represented include: Delta Gamma of Kappa Kappa Gamma, Blue Key Fraternity, Panhellenic and Intrafraternity Council, Phi Delta Theta, Phi Kappa Sigma, Alpha Omicron of Phi Kappa Kappa, Alpha Theta of Pi Kappa Phi, Epsilon Rho of Sigma Nu, winter term formal, military ball, sophomore prom, varsity party, Engineer’s Ball, Senior Ball, and the Frosh Frolic. There is also a photocopy of newspaper articles from 1938 about her nomination for Sparty’s girlfriend.


  • Creation: 1937 - 1940


Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission to publish material from this collection must be obtained from University Archives & Historical Collections, Michigan State University.

Biographical Note

Rita Kasper came to Michigan State College from Flint, Michigan. She was a member of Kappa Kappa Gamma, the Young Women's Christian Association, and Spartan Newman Club. She also participated in Sorority Intramural Sports. In 1938 she was elected Sparty's Girlfriend.


0.1 Cubic Feet (5 folders)

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Custodial History

A gift of Terry Brancheau.

Legal Status

Copyright: Michigan State University Property Rights: Michigan State University

Rita Kasper Hart Papers
4 Published And Cataloged
April 2011
L. Hamel
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Repository Details

Part of the University Archives and Historical Collections Repository

Conrad Hall
943 Conrad Road, Room 101
East Lansing MI 48824 US