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Armour Institute fraternity paddles, 1921

Identifier: 002.04.04

Two fraternity paddles from Armour Institute of Technology chapters of Eta Kappa Nu and Tau Beta Pi. One reads "EKN/E. B. Mueser" (15" x 5"). The other reads "E. B. Mueser"/Dec. 3, 1921" on one side and TBP (in reverse) on the other (15" x 5"). See attached photo.


  • Creation: 1921


Conditions Governing Access

Available for Research

Collection Size

2 Item (wooden paddles )

Biographical Note

Armour Institute of Technology (opened 1892) was one of two Chicago colleges which merged in 1940 (the other college was Lewis Institute) to create Illinois Institute of Technology.


These items may have come from Eugene Bernard Mueser, 1922 alumnus of Armour Institute. These items may relate to one or both of those in Acc. No. 1998.242.

Related Material

See list in Acc. No. 1998.186


Catherine Bruck, University Archivist



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