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University of Northern Colorado, Greek Letter Organizations collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RG010-S019

Collection Scope and Contents

This collection contains information regarding Greek Letter organizations on campus. The materials are primarily newspaper clippings and photocopies from University Catalogs, Bulletins, and the Cache la Poudre. Other materials include original photographs of the 1914 Chi Alpha Theta sorority members, memorabilia such as dance cards from the 1930s, and the framed Pi Lambda Theta (Alpha Omicron chapter) Charter from 1941.

Dates

  • 1914 - 1988

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright restrictions may apply. User is responsible for all copyright compliance. Please contact the Archives and Special Collections Department for further information.

Oganizational History

Fraternities first appeared on campus in 1903. Delta Psi was organized on February 4, 1903, and Lambda Gamma Kappa on November 3, 1903.

Sororities first appeared on campus in 1905. Delta Phi Omega was organized on April 5, 1905, and Sigma Upsilon on October 25, 1905.

Extent

4.9 Linear Feet (1 box and 1 map case drawer)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

This collection consists primarily of clippings about various Greek Letter organizations on campus. Some photographs and memorabilia are included.

Acquisition Information

Acquisition information for most of the materials in this collection is unknown. In 2012, Clinton Harris of the College of Education and Behavioral Sciences Dean’s Office transferred the Pi Lambda Theta Charter to the Archives.
Status
Minimally Processed
Author
Shirley Soenksen, updated by Shan Watkins
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Edition statement
Inventory prepared in 2015 and revised in 2016 and 2017. Updated to conform to DACS in 2018.

Repository Details

Part of the University of Northern Colorado Repository

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