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Fraternity and Sorority Certificates Collection

Fraternity and Sorority Certificates Collection

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Descriptive Summary

Title: Fraternity and Sorority Certificates Collection
Identification: MS389
Date: 1914-1951
Size/Quantity: 3.0 linear feet (one oversize box and three oversize folders)
Language: This collection is written in English.
Creator: Georgia Institute of Technology. Archives and Records Management.
Repository: Archives & Records Management, Library, Georgia Institute of Technology
Abstract:This collection consists of fraternity certificates for individuals as well as charter member certificates for several fraternities at the Georgia Institute of Technology.

Scope and Content Note

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.


Index Terms

Certificates.
Georgia Institute of Technology. Societies, etc.
Georgia Institute of Technology. Students.
Greek letter societies--Georgia--Atlanta.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Please cite [Item,] Fraternity and Sorority Certificates Collection (MS389), Archives, Library and Information Center, Georgia Institute of Technology.

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.

Processing Information

Christine de Catanzaro processed this collection in June 2011.

Accruals

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


Restrictions

Restrictions: Access

None.

Restrictions: Use

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


Other Finding Aids

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


Container List

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11Alpha Tau Omega (Edward A. Greene), 1944
 
12Delta Sigma Phi (John Nathaniel Hudgens), 1920
 
13Tau Beta Pi (Joseph Henry Bryson), 1927
 

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1Phi Kappa Phi (charter members certificate), 1914
 

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3Phi Lambda Upsilon (charter members certificate), 1914
 

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2Tau Beta Pi (charter members certificate), 1925