James E. Steen Papers

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James E. Steen Papers



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The collection consists of items donated by James E. Steen, a 1970 graduate of Lake Forest College. The collection includes pledge information for his fraternity Tau Kappa Epsilon, correspondence from the College, notes from friends including roommate James Wheeler, papers Steen wrote for classes, notes from classes, and information the 1967 baseball team. One of the more interesting pieces of correspondence concerns his description of a Tau Kappa Epsilon walk out to Milwaukee. Artifacts include a scrapbook of his college years, a beanie, a paddle, and trophies.

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