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Guide to the Alpha Phi, Beta Nu Chapter Records, 1935-1946

Summary

The Alpha Phi, Beta Nu Chapter was founded at Duke University in 1935. The Alpha Phi, Beta Nu Chapter Records include minutes from 1935-1946 and a photograph.

Collection Details

Record Group
UA.31.22.0018
Title
Alpha Phi, Beta Nu Chapter Records
Date
1935-1946
Creator
Alpha Phi. Beta Nu Chapter (Duke University)
Extent
1.0 Linear Feet
Repository
David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library
Language
Materials in English

Collection Overview

The collection includes minutes from Alpha Phi meetings and an undated photograph of Alpha Phi members with their dates at an event. Minutes are in a single bound volume and begin with the first meeting of the sorority in September 1935 through April 1946; minutes discuss event planning, administrative business, and other topics.

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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.

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How to Cite

[Identification of item], Alpha Phi, Beta Nu Chapter Records, Duke University Archives, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.

Contents of the Collection

Minutes book, 1935-1946
Box 1
Photograph, undated
Box 1
 

Historical Note

The Alpha Phi sorority was founded at Syracuse University in 1872. The Beta Nu Chapter was founded at Duke University in 1935.

Related Material

Chi Omega Fraternity. Mu Kappa Chapter (Duke University) records, University Archives, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.

Fraternities and Sororities Collection, Duke University Archives, David M. Rubenstein Rare Book & Manuscript Library, Duke University.


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Provenance

The Alpha Phi, Beta Nu Chapter Records were received by the Duke University Archives as a gift in 2016.

Processing Information

Processed by Tracy M. Jackson, September 2016.

Accessions described in this collection guide: UA2016-0010.