Guide to the Phi Delta Theta North Carolina Alpha Records, 1878, 1985-2000

Collection Overview

Collection includes the chapter's original charter, printed materials, and composite photographs. The original charter and a photographic reprint of the original members from 1878 are located in the University Archives Map Cabinet Drawer 9.

Descriptive Summary

Record Group
Phi Delta Theta North Carolina Alpha records
1878, 1985-2000
Phi Delta Theta Fraternity. North Carolina Alpha
1.2 Linear Feet, 75 Items
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
Material in English

Restrictions on Access & Use

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warning Access Restrictions

Researchers must register and agree to copyright and privacy laws before using this collection.

All or portions of this collection may be housed off-site in Duke University's Library Service Center. The library may require up to 48 hours to retrieve these materials for research use.

Please contact Research Services staff before visiting the University Archives to use this collection.

Collection is open for research.

warning Use Restrictions

Copyright for Official University records is held by Duke University; all other copyright is retained by the authors of items in these papers, or their descendants, as stipulated by United States copyright law.

Contents of the Collection

Brochure, undated
Box 1
Membership Directory, 1988
Box 1
The Scroll (issues 3, 4), 2000
Box 1
Composite Photographs, 1985-2000
Box 1
Charter (original), 1878
Oversize-folder MC_9
Photograph, 1878 (reprint)
Oversize-folder MC_9

Historical Note

Originally chartered as the Alpha of North Carolina at Trinity College in 1878, the College's Board of Trustees abolished all fraternities at Trinity in 1879. The Alpha chapter was re-chartered in 1926.

Subject Headings

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Phi Delta Theta North Carolina Alpha Records, Duke University Archives, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.


The Phi Delta Theta North Carolina Alpha Records were received by the University Archives as a transfer in 2001.

Processing Information

Processed by Jessica Wood, January 2007

Encoded by Kimberly Sims, January 2011

Accession A2001-13 is described in this finding aid.