Archives Photograph Collection

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title:

Homecoming decorations

image number:

P0038202

description:

War was the big theme this year for fraternity and sorority Homecoming decorations. This decoration, entitled "The American Way" features representations of the First Amendment to the US Constitution in the shape of a giant "V" (for Victory) with The Statue of Liberty standing in the middle.

This image appears in the November 1942 Indiana Alumni Magazine, page 8

date taken:

1942 October 24

film code:

Eastman - Safety - Kodak 146

photographer studio:

Athletic Department

donor image number:

942-5867

accession number:

95/014

copyright owner:

Indiana University

personal name:

Unknown Individual/s

building name:

Phi Omega Pi

corporate name:

Phi Omega Pi

event name:

Homecoming

event name:

Iowa

topic:

Fraternities & sororities

topic:

Decorations

topic:

Women

topic:

Constitutional amendments

topic:

Freedom of speech

topic:

Freedom of the press

topic:

Freedom of religion

topic:

Liberty

topic:

World War II

topic:

Homecomings

topic:

Football

topic:

Patriotism

city:

Bloomington

state:

Indiana

other place name:

Third Street (1012 East)

series:

Groups

subseries:

Football