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This rolling pin was given to pledges during sorority rush in 1930 (the first year of the Woman's College). The writing on the rolling pin references members of the Class of 1933.

This rolling pin was given to pledges during sorority rush in 1930 (the first year of the Woman's College). The writing on the rolling pin references members of the Class of 1933.

This rolling pin was given to pledges during sorority rush in 1930 (the first year of the Woman's College). The writing on the rolling pin references members of the Class of 1933.

This rolling pin was given to pledges during sorority rush in 1930 (the first year of the Woman's College). The writing on the rolling pin references members of the Class of 1933.

This hand-sewn jumper was made for and worn during sorority rush in 1958. It was made by alumna Dorothy Newsome Rankin, whose name is hand-embroidered onto the straps and into the back of the jumper.

Female students socializing in a dorm in 1951.

Each year, hair bows featuring the wearer's class year were worn by female freshmen students at Duke. The bow was required to be worn by female freshmen each day of the fall semester, unless Duke won the Duke-UNC football game in the fall. The hair…

A "dink" was a hat worn by male freshmen students at Duke. The dink, marked with the wearer's class year, was required to be worn by male freshmen each day of the fall semester, unless Duke won the Duke-UNC football game in the fall. Dinks were a…

A "dink" was a hat worn by male freshmen students at Duke. The dink, marked with the wearer's class year, was required to be worn by male freshmen each day of the fall semester, unless Duke won the Duke-UNC football game in the fall. Dinks were a…

Students eat and socialize at a "cabin party" in the 1940s. During the early days of West Campus, student groups took over cabins located in the Duke Forest for social gatherings and parties. Given the strict social standards in place at the time,…
 

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