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Fraternity and Sorority Certificates Collection

 Collection
Identifier: MS389

  • Staff Only

Abstract

This collection consists of fraternity certificates for individuals as well as charter member certificates for several fraternities at the Georgia Institute of Technology.

Dates

  • 1914-1951

Creator

General Physical Description note

(one oversize box and three oversize folders)

Restrictions: Access

None.

Restrictions: Use

Permission to publish materials from this collection must be obtained from the Head of Archives and Special Collections.

Extent

3 Linear Feet

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of fraternity certificates for individuals as well as charter member certificates for several fraternities at the Georgia Institute of Technology. Individual certificates for Alpha Tau Omega, Delta Sigma Phi, and Tau Beta Phi are found in the collection. A 1914 charter member certificate for the honor society Phi Kappa Phi includes Tech President Kenneth G. Matheson in addition to Tech professors Gilbert Hillhouse Boggs, William Henry Emerson, and William Vernon Skiles; also included are charter member certificates for Tau Beta Pi and the honorary chemical society Phi Lambda Epsilon.

Other Finding Aids

A print copy of this finding aid is available in the Georgia Tech Archives reading room.

Provenance

This collection has been brought together by Archives and Records Management, Georgia Institute of Technology, from a variety of donations. Accession numbers: 1999.0503, 2001.096, 2006.108, 2006.114, 2006.115, and 2006.118.

Accruals

It is expected that additions to this collection will be received in the future.

General Physical Description note

(one oversize box and three oversize folders)

Processing Information

Christine de Catanzaro processed this collection in June 2011.
Title
Inventory of the Fraternity and Sorority Certificates Collection, 1914-1951
Subtitle
MS389
Status
Completed
Author
Christine de Catanzaro
Date
Copyright June 2011.
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
Finding aid is written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the Archives and Special Collections, Library, Georgia Institute of Technology Repository

Contact:
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