Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:
File — Box 3, Folder: 1
Identifier: C-Misc 90
Scope and Contents One printed invitation to an annual hop (dance), dated June 22, 1881. The hop was to be held at the Town Hall in Washington, PA. The invitation is addressed to William E.A. Hunter and Lady.
File — Box 2, Folder: 10
Identifier: C-Misc 67
File — Box 3, Folder: 19
Identifier: C-Misc 108
Scope and Contents One printed invitation to President William McKinley's Inaugural Ball, held March 4, 1897. The invitation is bound with a red ribbon, and contains portraits of McKinley and his Vice President, Garret A. Hobart, as well as a list of the names of individuals on the Inaugural Ball Executive Committee.
File — Box OVR, Folder: 10
Identifier: C-Misc 71
Scope and Contents Includes 17 page manuscript account of the Napier Ball, likely a draft for a society page article. Famous attendees such as Jeff Davis and Sam Houston, are named in the manuscript, which also describes clothing, music, and activities at the ball in detail. Also included is a dance program card for the ball. Missing page 17 of 18 original pages.
File — Box 1, Folder: 42
Identifier: C-Misc 50
File — Box 2, Folder: 24
Identifier: C-Misc 82
Scope and Contents One holograph letter written by "Frank" at the United States Naval Academy in Annapolis, MD to Henry Rothermel in Philadelphia, PA. The letter describes life in Annapolis, and leisure activities such as balls and parties.