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Candler, Hix, Hubbard, and Browder at Memorial Headquarters Dedication, 1955

Candler, Hix, Hubbard, and Browder at Memorial Headquarters Dedication, 1955

Past officers Dorothy Candler, Evelyn Hix, Minnie Hubbard, and Dorothy Browden sit together at the 1955 dedication of the Memorial Headquarters and Executive Office in Atlanta, Georgia. This photograph was featured on page 13 of the Summer 1955 issue of The Adelphean.

Memorial Headquarters Photograph, c. 1955

Memorial Headquarters Photograph, c. 1955

The Memorial Headquarters and Executive Office in Atlanta, Georgia, was dedicated in 1955.

Centennial Window Display in Evanston Photograph, 1951

Centennial Window Display in Evanston Photograph, 1951

A display about the Alpha Delta Pi Centennial sits in a window in Evanston, Illinois. The sorority created displays in many cities to mark their anniversary.

Four Akron Alumnae in Period Costumes Photograph, November 1954

Four Akron Alumnae in Period Costumes Photograph, November 1954

Four members of the Akron Alumnae Association pose in old-fashioned clothing for a contest during their November 1954 meeting. The winners are, from left to right, Agnes Heberich, Mrs. William A. Boesche, Mrs. George Merz, and Mrs. William R. Bond. This photograph is an enclosure to a letter from Joyce Hughes dated March 24, 1955.

Holmes, Dorton, Blake, and Porter at Beta Psi Chapter Tea Photograph, 1953

Holmes, Dorton, Blake, and Porter at Beta Psi Chapter Tea Photograph, 1953

Dean Sarah B. Holmes, Chapter President Carol Dorton, Grand President Maxine Blake, and Marta Rankin Porter, state membership chairman for Kentucky and chapter adviser, greet one another at a tea in honor of Blake. Blake was visiting Beta Psi Chapter to speak at a Panhellenic Day luncheon.

First Diamond Circle at Convention Banquet Photograph, 1955

First Diamond Circle at Convention Banquet Photograph, 1955

Members of the first Diamond Circle, the ceremony that honors 50-year members of Alpha Delta Pi, enjoy a banquet during convention. The Diamond Circle Ceremony was first conducted at the 1955 Grand Convention in Portsmouth, New Hampshire. Alumnae at the table include Odille King Dasher, Louisa Horton, Annie Gantt Anderson, Virginia Anderson, and Mrs. Mueller.

Grand Officers in the Adelphean Room Photograph, c. 1948-1951

Grand Officers in the Adelphean Room Photograph, c. 1948-1951

Members of the Grand Council of Alpha Delta Pi pose in the Adelphean Room at Wesleyan College. From left to right, they are Helen Glenn, grand secretary-treasurer; Maxine Blake, grand president; Helen Murray, grand vice president; and Lilita McCorkle, grand vice president.

Traveling Counselors Checking Mail at Memorial Headquarters Photograph, c. 1955

Traveling Counselors Checking Mail at Memorial Headquarters Photograph, c. 1955

Traveling Collegiate Secretaries Gladys (last name unknown) and June Parham check the mail at the new Memorial Headquarters in Atlanta, Georgia.

Powell, Harris, and Simmers Playing With Boy on Crutches Photograph, c. 1952

Powell, Harris, and Simmers Playing With Boy on Crutches Photograph, c. 1952

Betty Bledsoe Powell, president of the Savannah Alumnae Association, Mary Oppen Harris, chairman of the National Cerebral Palsy Project, and Beatrice Simmer, an occupational therapist at the Trustee's Garden Village School, play with Jet Hieronymus, a student at the school. Alpha Delta Pi gave $1,000 to the Georgia Society for Crippled Children and Adults. This photograph was featured on page 29 of the December 1952 issue of The Adelphean.

Neva Jane Langley as Miss America Photograph, 1953

Neva Jane Langley as Miss America Photograph, 1953

Alpha Theta Chapter House Groundbreaking Photograph, May 1950

Alpha Theta Chapter House Groundbreaking Photograph, May 1950

Grand Council Members at Devil's Gap Photograph, c. 1950

Grand Council Members at Devil's Gap Photograph, c. 1950

Eight members of the Grand Council pose on a dock while at Devil's Gap Lodge in Manitoba, Canada, around 1950.

Alpha Xi Chapter House Photograph, 1957

Alpha Xi Chapter House Photograph, 1957

Helen Glenn in the Mountains Photograph, c. 1953

Helen Glenn in the Mountains Photograph, c. 1953

Grand Secretary-Treasurer Helen Glenn poses in front of a mountain view, likely during the 1953 Grand Convention in Banff, Alberta, Canada.

Alpha Theta Chapter House Construction Photograph, c. 1950

Alpha Theta Chapter House Construction Photograph, c. 1950

Eight Women Playing Shuffleboard at Grand Convention Photograph, 1953

Eight Women Playing Shuffleboard at Grand Convention Photograph, 1953

Eight unidentified members of Alpha Delta Pi play a game of shuffleboard during the 1953 Grand Convention in Banff, Alberta, Canada.

Grand Convention Group Photograph, 1953

Grand Convention Group Photograph, 1953

Delta Lambda Chapter Charter Members Photograph, October 25, 1958

Delta Lambda Chapter Charter Members Photograph, October 25, 1958

Charter members of Delta Lambda Chapter pose in evening gowns during the chapter installation on October 25, 1958.

Alpha Alpha Members Backstage at AWS Revue Photograph, March 1958

Alpha Alpha Members Backstage at AWS Revue Photograph, March 1958

Members of Alpha Alpha Chapter are dressed in costumes and ready to perform in the AWS Revue.

Centennial Convention Old Timers' Fan Fare: Gamma Province Fashion Show Program, June 27, 1951

Centennial Convention Old Timers' Fan Fare: Gamma Province Fashion Show Program, June 27, 1951

This program from the Old Timers' Fan Fare at the 1951 Grand Convention includes the lyrics to several songs performed during the Gamma Province Fashion Show.