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Theta Sigma Phi, Beta Alpha Chapter Records, 1940-1969

Collection Overview

Title: Theta Sigma Phi, Beta Alpha Chapter Records, 1940-1969


Creator: Theta Sigma Phi, Beta Alpha Chapter (1921-)

Extent: 1.25 Linear Feet

Date Acquired: 07/00/1982

Languages: English [eng]


1921-; Honorary organization for women in journalism and communications

Scope and Contents of the Materials

The Theta Sigma Phi, Beta Alpha Chapter Records consist of correspondence, constitution and by-laws, minutes of meetings, annual reports, membership lists and a scrapbook. The scrapbook contains periodicals, programs, newspaper clippings and correspondence. The periodicals include Matrix, the national journal of Theta Sigma Phi, and several tabloids lampooning UND from the 1940s and 1950s: The Lily, The Lassoioux and the Green Harpoon. All are located within the scrapbook. Five photos were separated and placed in the Photograph File Cabinets.

Administrative Information

Access Restrictions: Open for inspection under the rules and regulations of the Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections.

Acquisition Source: UND Department of Journalism

Acquisition Method: Donation; 82-1005

Related Publications:

Located in University Publications:

The Lily, 1941-1949;

One Magic Hour: President John F. Kennedy Visits the University of North Dakota, Published by Theta Sigma Phi, 1963;

Theta Sigma Phi, Beta Alpha Chapter Objectives (undated);

Membership brochure, 1967;

Petition of Theta Sigma Phi from the Matrix, 1922

Preferred Citation: (Description of Item). Theta Sigma Phi, Beta Alpha Chapter Records.  OGLMC 766, Box #, Folder #.  Elwyn B. Robinson Department of Special Collections, Chester Fritz Library, University of North Dakota.

Finding Aid Revision History: Finding aid migrated to Archon in January 2014.

Other URL: http://library.und.edu/holdings.php?id=ODIN_ALEPH000783189

Box and Folder Listing

Box 1Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Correspondence, 1963-1969Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Revised Constitution and By-Laws, 1966Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Minutes, 1946-1949, 1969Add to your cart.
Folder 4: Minutes, 1964-1968Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Annual Report, 1967-1968Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Membership Lists, 1966-1969Add to your cart.
Folder 7: MiscellaneousAdd to your cart.
Folder 8: PhotographsAdd to your cart.
766-1: Two unidentified females shooting arrows, ca. 1948
Item 1: Scrapbook, 1944-1966Add to your cart.