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Greek letter societies

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: Variants include: College fraternities College sororities Fraternities Sororities, Greek letter (URI:

Found in 61 Collections and/or Records:

Administration and History

Scope and Contents

The Administration and History series contains information on accounting records, constitution, house regulations, incident reports, meeting minutes (which has a complete run from 1930-1969), member lists, pledge letters, and songs.

Dates: 1929 - 2011

Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity records

Identifier: 04.APAF
Abstract The Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity collection documents the activities of the Alpha Phi Alpha fraternity, Epsilon Eta chapter at Eastern Michigan University. The Alpha Phi Alpha Fraternity was founded in 1906 on the campus of Cornell University and the Epsilon Eta Chapter at Eastern Michigan University was founded in 1959. The collection is arranged into four series: Administrative Files including blank fraternity forms,...
Dates: 1986 - 2011

Alpha Phi Omega Fraternity records

Identifier: 04.APOF
Abstract The Alpha Phi Omega Fraternity collection documents the activities of the Alpha Phi Omega, a Service Fraternity on Eastern Michigan University campus. Materials are arranged into ten series: Administrative Files including correspondence, address lists, and event fliers, Alumni Relations, Banquet Programs from 1997-2010, By laws, Constitution and History, Felix & Babble...
Dates: 1980 - 2011

Alpha Sigma Tau Sorority Collection

Identifier: 04.AST

Alpha Sigma Tau Sorority was founded at Eastern Michigan University in 1899. It was originally founded as an educational organization, but is now regarded as a social sorority. The collection contains two oversized paddles, traditionally given to members by a "big sister".

Dates: 1986 - 1988

Arm of Honor records

Identifier: 04.AOH
Abstract Arm of Honor is the oldest local fraternity in the United States and was founded at the then Michigan State Normal School in 1895 for the stated purpose of fostering "in its members the ability to think, to think extemporaneously." The records of the organization includes founding documents, membership information, minutes and records of events and activities as well as ephemeral items. Materials in the collection are organized into three primary series: ...
Dates: 1895 - 2014; Majority of material found within 1913 - 2021

Barbara Warner Weiss papers

Identifier: 04.BWW
Abstract The Barbara Warner Weiss papers, 1909-1997 bulk dates 1947-1950, primarily document her membership in the Sigma Nu Phi Sorority. Additional materials in the collection include a song book from the Alpha Delta Kappa sorority, clippings, programs of events at Michigan State Normal College, sheet music from a Christmas pageant title Song of Man and a plaque from the University Circle. Weiss, class of 1950, was a Music Education major and an active member of the Alpha chapter of the Sigma Nu Phi...
Dates: 1909 - 1994; Majority of material found within 1949 - 1954

Beta Gamma Sigma records

Identifier: 04.BGS
Abstract Beta Gamma Sigma is a national honor society for students of business, economics, and commerce, founded in 1907 at the University of Illinois. The Eastern Michigan University chapter was founded in 1975. The Eastern Michigan University Beta Gamma Sigma records consists of chapter administration papers, including meeting minutes, constitution and by-laws, institutional history, directory of members, initiations, and financial reports from 1975 to 2006, with the...
Dates: 1975 - 2006; Majority of material found within 1975 - 1985

Delta Pi Epsilon Society collection

Identifier: 04.DPES
Abstract The Delta Pi Epsilon Society collection documents the activities of the Gamma Alpha Chapter of Delta Pi Epsilon at Eastern Michigan University. Delta Pi Epsilon Society was founded in 1936 on New York University's campus and the Gamma Alpha Chapter at Eastern Michigan University was founded in 1974. The collection is arranged alphabetically with the exception of Delta Pi Epsilon History, which is placed at the beginning of the collection. ...
Dates: 1974 - 1998

Delta Psi Kappa Scrapbook collection

Identifier: 04.DPK

The Delta Psi Kappa Scrapbook collection contains two scrapbooks that document the activities and events of Delta Psi Kappa sorority at Eastern Michigan University. Records date from 1963-1980.

Dates: 1963 - 1980

Delta Sigma Phi Fraternity collection

Identifier: 04.DSPF

The Delta Sigma Phi fraternity collection contains the records of the Gamma Tau Chapter at Eastern Michigan University. Included in the collection are the articles of incorporation, by laws and constitutions, correspondence, event flyers, information from the 1991 Homecoming, legal reports, meeting minutes, member lists, news articles, petitions, a pledge manual, publications, and rental documents.

Dates: 1952 - 2001