Archives Photograph Collection

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title:

1951 Little 500 Best Pit Decoration Winners

image number:

P0027448

description:

An associated caption, dated 1951 May 14, for the image reads: "The 'Little 500' is complete with pits, mechanics, and pretty girls. The girls, however, limit their duties to decorating the pits. The Alpha Chi Omega sorority girls won this year's trophy for the best decorated pit. The girls are (left to right): Gloria Wood and Patty Lugar, both of Indianapolis; Sue Baldwin, Bridgeport, Ill., and Marcie Maller of Bluffton, Indiana."

date taken:

1951 May 14

copyright owner:

Acme

personal name:

Wood, Gloria

personal name:

Lugar, Patty

personal name:

Baldwin, Sue

personal name:

Maller, Marcie

location of individuals:

(L to R) Gloria Wood, Patty Lugar, Sue Baldwin, Marcie Maller.

corporate name:

Chi Omega

corporate name:

Student Foundation, Indiana Univesity

corporate name:

Foundation, Indiana University

event name:

Little 500

topic:

Women

topic:

Bicycle racing

topic:

Awards

topic:

Group portraits

city:

Bloomington

state:

Indiana

series:

Groups

subseries:

Little 500

folder:

Activities Other than Bicycling