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Phi Beta Kappa records

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-12.2.7

Scope and Content

The collection consists of the constitution and by-laws of the chapter, meeting announcements and minutes, committee information, correspondence between 1945 and 1977, and copies of the Key Reporter from 1948-1959. There are also two volumes: reports supporting the application for forming a chapter at Michigan State University (1959) and the Phi Beta Kappa Report for 1965.


  • Creation: 1944-1990, 2006


Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research except for restricted materials.

Conditions Governing Use

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

Historical Note

The Epsilon of Michigan Chapter of Phi Beta Kappa at Michigan State University was chartered by the national organization in 1967. The honor society began in 1929 as the Lansing-East Lansing Association of Phi Beta Kappa and held its last meeting in December, 1967. The Epsilon of Michigan Chapter held its first meeting in 1968.


0.5 Cubic Feet (, 18 folders, 2 volumes)

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Legal Status

Copyright: Michigan State University.

Property Rights: Michigan State University.

Phi Beta Kappa Records
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Finding aid written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the University Archives and Historical Collections Repository

Conrad Hall
943 Conrad Road, Room 101
East Lansing MI 48824 US