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Alpha Phi Omega records

 Record Group
Identifier: UA-12.2.9

Scope and Contents

The records of Alpha Phi Omega consist of meeting minutes, newsletters, and newspaper clippings spanning from 1937 through 2005. The collection also contains nineteen scrapbooks of various dates between 1949 and 2005. There are two copies of a booklet entitled The Campus Beautiful, which contains sketches and brief descriptions and histories of Michigan State University buildings. Also included are over-sized certificates from Michigan Governor John Engler, the State of Michigan, and the Cub Scouts. Finally, there is a framed Alpha Phi Omega charter certificate.


  • Creation: 1937 - 2017

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

Alpha Phi Omega is an international co-ed service fraternity. The Michigan State Chapter, Beta Beta, was founded on April 24, 1937. Its mission is to prepare campus and community leaders through service and strive to develop leadership, promote friendship, and provide service to humanity. The fraternity motto is "be a leader, be a friend, be of service."


5 Cubic Feet

Language of Materials


Legal Status

Copyright: Michigan State University.

Property Rights: Michigan State University.

Alpha Phi Omega Records
4 Published And Cataloged
L. Beckman
July 2009
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description
Language of description note
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