Pacific University Archives

Ancient Order of United Mustache Growers Records Edit

Summary

Identifier
MS 64
Finding Aid Author
Eva Guggemos
Finding Aid Date
2012
Description Rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of Description
Finding aid written in English.
Sponsor
Sponsored by a grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission

Dates

  • 1904-1905 (Creation)

Extents

  • 1 folders (Whole)
    1 folder

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Notes

  • Historical Note

    The Ancient Order of United Mustache Growers was a club formed by members of the Alpha Zeta fraternity at Pacific University in 1904 or 1905. Its members pledged to grow mustaches for at least eight weeks.

  • Conditions Governing Use

    Pacific University owns the copyright to some, but not all, of the materials housed in its archives. Copyright for materials authored or otherwise produced as official business of Pacific University is retained by Pacific University and requires its permission for publication. Copyright status for other collection materials varies. Transmission or reproduction of materials protected by U.S. Copyright Law (Title 17, U.S.C.) beyond that allowed by fair use requires the written permission of the copyright owners. Works not in the public domain cannot be commercially exploited without permission of the copyright owners. Responsibility for any use rests exclusively with the user.

  • Conditions Governing Access

    Collection is open for research.

  • Preferred Citation

    Ancient Order of United Mustache Growers Records, Pacific University Archives, Forest Grove, Oregon.

  • Summary

    The Ancient Order of United Mustache Growers was a club formed by members of the Alpha Zeta fraternity at Pacific University. This collection includes the order's Constitution, a newspaper clipping and a photograph of its mustachioed members.

  • Scope and Contents

    Includes the "Constitution and by-laws of the Ancient Order of United Mustache Growers," a photograph of its members, and a newspaper clipping. The "Constitution" is a single typed page that is signed by five members.

  • Location

    The Constitution is house in MS File Box 1; the photograph is housed in the photographs collection, under number 9630.

Instances

  • Type
    Mixed Materials
    Container 1 Type
    Folder
    Container 1 Indicator
    MS File Box 1

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