Selected Timeline:


Ursinus in the 1880s & 90s


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1880 tuition - $48.00

1881 - first women students admitted

1887 - Arion Glee Club formed

1889 - school colors adopted

1892 - Bomberger Hall opens

1897 - first yearbook


The Photographs:


1880s & 90s
1900s
1910s
1920s
1930s
1940s
1950s


The 1900s


Exhibit Contents


Sophomore Class, 1884


Class of 1891


Press Club, 1890


Football Team, 2nd Eleven


Glee Club, 1893


Laying Cornerstone of Bomberger


Text and Photographs Copyright Ursinus College Archives, 1997