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Sigma Xi Society records

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-12.2.1

Scope and Content

The records of the Sigma Xi Society consist of brochures and handbooks relating to the national chapter, bylaws and three programs from initiation ceremonies for the Michigan State University chapter. There are also meeting minutes and memberships cards.

Dates

  • 1928 - 1991

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Permission to publish material from this collection must be obtained from University Archives & Historical Collections, Michigan State University.

Historical Note

The Sigma Xi Society is a scientific research honorary society. The national society was founded in 1886 at Cornell University to honor excellence in scientific investigation and encourage cooperation among researchers in all fields of science and engineering. The chapter is still active on the Michigan State University campus.

Extent

1 Cubic Feet

Language of Materials

English

Legal Status

Copyright: Michigan State University.

Property Rights: Michigan State University.
Title
Sigma Xi Society Records
Status
4 Published And Cataloged
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the Michigan State University Archives and Historical Collections Repository

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