The Browning Literary Society was the first mention in the 1890 Microcosm of a society with female involvment. The society was completely comprised of women. It seems that almost all the women who were on campus were involved with the Browning Literary Society. The President was Jessica Dale Longsdorff, Vice-President was Leonora Whiting, Business Manager was Elizabeth A. Low, Recording Secretary was Minnie Mack, Corresponding Secretary was Rena Mapes, Treasurer was Alice Strominger, Critic was Laura Spenser, Clerk was Mary Humrich, Librarian was Martha Kuster, and Assistant Librarian was Margaret Maxwell.
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