Selected Timeline:

Ursinus in the 1910s


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1910 tuition - $50.00

1911 - 1st student government formed

1914 - 1st season for men's varsity basketball

1915 - football victory over NAVY 10-7

1918 - 218 students & alumni in WW I; 8 die

1919 - 1st May pageant; 1st intercollegiate women's hockey game


The Photographs:


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


The 1920s

Exhibit Contents


Y.W.C.A. Cabinet, 1910


Commencement, 1916


Junior Glee Club, 1913


Student Army Training Corps, 1918


1st Varsity Basketball Team, 1915


The President's Dream


Text and Photographs Copyright Ursinus College Archives, 1997