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Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
Scope Note: A fraternity (Latin frater : "brother") is a brotherhood, though the term sometimes connotes a distinct or formal organization and a secret society.

Found in 30 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

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

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

Delta Sigma Phi Fraternity Yearbook 1990-1991

 Digital Record
Identifier: vdeltasigmaphi.004
Dates: 1990 - 1991; Digitized: 2013-07-09

Delta Tau Delta Fraternity collection

Identifier: 04.DTDF
Abstract The Delta Tau Delta Fraternity collection contains records of the Theta Xi Chapter of Eastern Michigan University from 1987 to 1992. Included in the collection are bylaws and responsibility guidelines, a 1997-98 group photo, chapter information, newspaper clippings, correspondence, event flyers, a membership census from 1987-1992, membership lists, publications, a chapter consultant report and membership commission, the risk management guide, and a pledge...
Dates: 1987 - 2003

InterFraternity Council records

Identifier: 04.IFC
Abstract The InterFraternity Council (IFC) was officially established in 1910. Its purpose is to unite and organize national fraternities who exist on the same college campuses. InterFraternity Council strives to promote cooperation between each of the different fraternities, by having two representatives from each fraternity on campus. Arm of Honor, Eastern Michigan University's local fraternity, is included in the InterFraternity Council. This collection is arranged...
Dates: 1967 - 2006; Majority of material found within 1997 - 2006

Interfraternity Council assembled on bleachers

 Digital Record
Identifier: vinterfraternitycouncil.001
Dates: Digitized: 2013-07-09

Interfraternity Council Basketball Game

 Digital Record
Identifier: 013.UP_16_14_004
Dates: 1938 - 1942; 1960 - 1961; Digitized: 2013