Beta Sigma Phi - Kappa Theta Chapter Records
Scope and Contents
Collection contains annual convention programs; clippings, cards; correspondence; programs; and scrapbooks. Scrapbooks compiled by Emily Rose contain photographs.
Conditions Governing Access
The collection is open for research.
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Biographical / Historical
Beta Sigma Phi was created in the early 1930s as a national organization designed to bring women together and expose them to a social, cultural and educational climate. Local Kappa Theta Chapter founded in Denver, Colo. in 1938. The local chapters have their separate meetings, newsletters, volunteer activities, and fundraising events, as well as members attending national conventions. Emily Rose was with the first group of women installed in the Kappa Theta Chapter.
1 oversize box
2 oversize folios
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Immediate Source of Acquisition
Gift, Mrs. Harold E. Taggart, 1993.
Catalog record based on preliminary inventory.
- Greek letter societies -- Colorado -- Denver. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Organization files Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Photographs Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Scrapbooks Subject Source: Art & Architecture Thesaurus
- Women -- Colorado -- Denver -- Societies and clubs. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Women in community organization -- Colorado -- Denver. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
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