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Sigma Upsilon Sorority historical collection

 Collection
Identifier: SC093

Scope and Contents

This collection documents the history of the Gamma Chapter of Sigma Upsilon Sorority (Denver, Colorado) and the Sigma Upsilon Alumni of Southern Colorado. Items for the Gamma Chapter of Sigma Upsilon Sorority (Denver, Colorado) includes a scrapbook, minutes, membership/officers lists, treasure's reports, photographs, programs, as well as artifacts. Items for the Sigma Upsilon Alumni of Southern Colorado chapter include minutes, the constitution, membership lists, and treasurer's reports.

Dates

  • 1905-2005
  • Existence: Date acquired: 2005-03-04

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

The collection is open for research.

Source of Acquisition

Betty M. Leach Nicholls

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright restrictions may apply. User is responsible for all copyright compliance. Please contact the UNC University Libraries Archival Services Department at library.archives@unco.edu or 970-351-2854 for further information.

Biographical or Historical Information

Sigma Upsilon Sorority was founded at the State Normal School of Colorado (now the University of Northern Colorado) on October 31, 1905. Sigma Upsilon became associated with Sigma Kappa (Gamma Alpha Chapter), a national sorority on November 4-5, 1950. Alumni of Colorado State Teachers College (now the University of Northern Colorado) organized a Denver Chapter in 1918. This organization was in existence until at least 2005. Alumni of Colorado State Teachers College organized the Sigma Upsilon Alumni of Southern Colorado in 1925. This organization was in existence until at least 1944/1945. Sources consulted: "Social Greek Gab." The Mirror, Oct. 6, 1950, p. 6.

Extent

1.50 Linear Feet

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

This collection documents the history of the Gamma Chapter of Sigma Upsilon Sorority (Denver, Colorado) and the Sigma Upsilon Alumni of Southern Colorado.

Arrangement

This collection is organized into the following series: Series 1: Gamma Chapter (Denver, Colorado) Series 2: Sigma Upsilon Alumni of Southern Colorado
Author
Inventory prepared by Shirley Soenksen on 2009 December 22.
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

Part of the University of Northern Colorado Repository

Contact:
University Libraries
James A. Michener Library L119
Campus Box 48
Greeley CO 80639