Omega Kappa Fraternity.  Collection of Omega Kappa Fraternity, 1936-Ongoing.

GACA Collection 228



Omega Kappa Fraternity.  Collection of Omega Kappa Fraternity, 1936-Ongoing.  GACA Collection 228.  1 Records Center Carton and 1 cassette box.


ABSTRACT:

The Omega Kappa Fraternity collection contains minutes, rush materials, constitutions, photographs, programs, invitations, ledgers, membership lists, songs, and materials from Inter-Greek Senate.  The Omega Kappa fraternity began in 1906 as a literary and debate society at Gustavus Adolphus College and disbanded in 2006.  Students reorganized the fraternity in 2012.


HISTORICAL NOTE:

The Omega Kappa fraternity began in 1906 as the Olympian Council.  The Olympian Council was a literary and debating society.  In 1920, the name changed to Omega Kappa and the function changed to include more social aspects.  After 100 years, the Omega Kappa fraternity disbanded in 2006.  It was reorganized by students in 2012.


RESTRICTIONS:

There are 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:

Omega Kappa Fraternity.  Collection of Omega Kappa Fraternity, 1936-Ongoing. GACA Collection 228.  Gustavus Adolphus College Archives, St. Peter, Minnesota.


ACQUISITION:

Jeff Ford transferred part of this collection during February 2009.

Zachary Blinkinsop transferred part of this collection during March 2012.


PROCESSED BY:

Adrianna Darden processed this collection and developed the finding aid during May 2010.


SUBJECT HEADINGS:

Omega Kappa Fraternity (Gustavus Adolphus College).
Olympian Council (Gustavus Adolphus College).
Gustavus Adolphus College--Fraternities.
Gustavus Adolphus College--Student organizations.
Gustavus Adolphus College--Students--Societies and clubs.
Greek letter societies--Minnesota--St. Peter.
Men--Minnesota--St. Peter--Societies and clubs.
Men--Societies and clubs.

 

GACA Collection 228

Box

Folder

Administration, 1963-2002

Constitution, 1977, 1979, and undated

1

1

Correspondence, Campus Administration, 2004-06

1

36

Correspondence, Internal, 1971, 1997, and undated

1

30

Disciplinary Materials, 2003-06  (RESTRICTED)

1

37

Historian File, Fall 1974

1

16

Historian File, Spring 1975

1

17

Inter-Greek Senate, 1965, 1968, 1971, 1977, 1979, 1991, 1993, 1996-2002, 2004-06, and undated

1

32

Ledgers, 1963-71 and 1969-74

1

2

Letters of Incorporation, 1975

1

19

Minutes, 1956

1

3

Minutes, 1962-63

1

4

Minutes, 1963-64

1

5

Minutes, 1964-65

1

6

Minutes, 1965-66

1

7

Minutes, 1966-67

1

8

Minutes, 1967-68

1

9

Minutes, 1968-69

1

10

Minutes, 1970

1

11

Minutes, 1970-71

1

12

Minutes, 1971

1

13

Minutes, 1978

1

14

Minutes, 1996

1

15

The Omega Kappa Quarterly, 1994-97

1

23

Membership, 1940-2006

Fraternity Songs, 1971 and undated

1

20

Membership Lists, 1966, 1968, 1975, 1976, 1981-83, 1987, 1996, 1997, 2000, 2006, and undated

1

21

Membership Lists, 1972, 1995, and undated

1

22

Photographs, 1940, 1989, 1990, and undated

1

33

Rush Materials, 1971, 1974-78, 1980-82, 1987, 1988, 1993, 1995-2000, 2002-04, 2012, and undated  (RESTRICTED)

1

26

Events, 1936-2007

Alumni Memories for 100th Reunion, undated

1

24

Correspondence, External, 1956, 1962, 1966, 1968, 1972, 1975, 1976, 1981, 1982, 1987, 1993-97, 1999, 2001, 2002, 2004, 2006

1

31

Events, 1956, 1961, 1962, 1964-66, 1968, 1971, 1975, 1976, 1981, 1985, 1987-89, 1994-98, 2000-02, 2004-06, and undated (contains programs, invitations, flyers, and correspondence about fraternity sponsored events)

1

27

Guest books, 1976 and 2006

1

29

Miscellaneous, 1936, 1979, 1996-98, 2003, 2006, and undated

1

35

Omega Kappa Courageous Singers Music, undated

1

25

Pennant, c. 1920

2

--

Programs, 1940, 1968, 1972, 1974-78, 1981, 1994-97, 2001-03, 2007, and undated

1

28

Unofficial Activities, 1966, 1993, 1995, and 1998

1

34