Sorority Houses

Dwellings in the United States owned and operated by societies for women for the benefit of their constituents and not open to the general public. They generally serve as a dormitory for sorority members in a college or university setting.

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2986
Names
sorority houses
sorority house
houses, sorority
residential houses, sorority
sorority residential houses
residencias estudiantiles femeninas Spanish
residencia estudiantil femenina Spanish

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Dwellings in the United States owned and operated by societies for women for the benefit of their constituents and not open to the general public. They generally serve as a dormitory for sorority members in a college or university setting.

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Bibliography

  1. 1.  The Getty Art & Architecture Thesaurus, 300006646. The J. Paul Getty Trust.