Beta Chi Sorority.  Beta Chi Scrapbook and Banquet Programs, 1976-1980.

GACA Collection 140



Beta Chi Sorority.  Beta Chi Scrapbook and Banquet Programs, 1976-1980.  GACA Collection 140.  1 Flat Box.


ABSTRACT:

The Beta Chi Sorority collection consists of one scrapbook and several programs.  The scrapbook dates from 1976 through spring 1978 and contains photographs, lists of pledges, and some programs.  Loose programs are from 1977 through 1980.  Betas were active at Gustavus Adolphus College from 1929 through 1988.


HISTORICAL NOTE:

Members, known as Betas, were active at Gustavus Adolphus College from 1929 through the early 1930s and again from 1966-1988. The group formed originally as a literary society. It became the 7th recognized sorority at Gustavus when reorganized during 1966.


RESTRICTIONS:

There are no restrictions on use of this collection for research purposes. The researcher assumes full responsibility for observing all copyright, property, and libel laws as they apply.

Researchers must use collection in accordance with the policies of the College Archives, the Folke Bernadotte Memorial Library, and Gustavus Adolphus College.


COLLECTION CITATION:

Beta Chi Sorority.  Beta Chi Scrapbook and Banquet Programs, 1976-1980. GACA Collection 140.  Gustavus Adolphus College Archives, St. Peter, Minnesota.


ACQUISITION:

Leslie (Mihalik) Fowler donated this collection during 2007.  Fowler served as the sorority’s historian.  She graduated from Gustavus in 1980.


PROCESSED BY:

Jeff A. Jenson processed this collection and developed the finding aid during April 2009.


RELATED COLLECTIONS IN THE ARCHIVES:

Beta Chi Sorority. History and Program, 1966 and 1975. GACA Collection 101.


SUBJECT HEADINGS:

Gustavus Adolphus College--Beta Chi Sorority.
Gustavus Adolphus College--Student organizations.
Gustavus Adolphus College--Sororities.
Women--Societies and clubs.

 

GACA Collection 140

Box

Folder

Scrapbook, 1976-Spring 1978

1

1

Programs, 1977-1980

1

2