Lambda Chi Alpha Fraternity collection
04.LCAF

Summary Information

Repository
Eastern Michigan University Archives
Title
Lambda Chi Alpha Fraternity collection
ID
04.LCAF
Date [inclusive]
1981-2008
Extent
0.8 Linear feet 2 archive boxes
Language
English
Abstract
The Lambda Chi Alpha Fraternity collection holds materials from the Sigma Kappa Zeta chapter at Eastern Michigan University. It contains alumni newsletters, business and alumni meeting minutes, the banner, certificates, a pin, the constitution, correspondence, incidents, manuals, newspaper clippings, chapter reports, photos, and website information. A colony for the chapter was established in 1973. The charter was signed in January of 1976 and on March 28, 1976, recognition as Sigma Kappa Zeta was received from the National Fraternity office.

Preferred Citation note

Please cite materials from the University Archives in the following manner: Item. Collection Title. Eastern Michigan University Archives.

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Historical Note

In 1909, Lambda Chi Alpha Fraternity was founded by Warren Albert Cole at Boston University in Boston, Massachusetts. After several years, the fraternity became national in 1913. A colony for the chapter was established in 1973. The charter was signed in January of 1976 and on March 28, 1976, recognition as Sigma Kappa Zeta was received from the National Fraternity office. Gerald Rodinsky and Marc Bonneau, with the help of the University of Michigan Sigma Zeta chapter, are credited with founding the fraternity at Eastern Michigan University.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Eastern Michigan University Archives 2011 December 16

Halle Library, Room 310
Ypsilanti, Michigan, 48197
734-487-0020

Conditions Governing Access note

Researchers are asked to request materials 24 hours prior to visiting the the University Archives.

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Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)

  • Eastern Michigan University.
  • Lambda Chi Alpha.

Subject(s)

  • College fraternities
  • Fraternities
  • Students

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Collection Inventory

Alumni Newsletter 2007-2009 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023991814)   1 1,2

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Banner, Pin, Certificate, Card, and Crest 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023991814)   1 3

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Business and Alumni Meeting Minutes 2008-2009 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023991814)   1 4

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Constitution and Statutory Code 1994-2008 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023991814)   1 5

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Correspondence 1989-2008 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023991814)   1 6

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Cross and Crescent, Lambda Letter 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023991814)   1 7

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Event Flyers 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023991814)   1 8

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Incidents 1989-2002 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023991814)   1 9

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Manuals 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023991822)   2 1,2

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Manuals and Chapter Reports 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023991822)   2 3

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Membership Information and Lists 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023991822)   2 4

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Newspaper Clippings 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023991822)   2 5

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Photos 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023991822)   2 6

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Website and History 


    Box Folder
Text (32307023991822)   2 7

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