Chi Psi, Alpha Psi Chapter Records, 1906-1965

Collection Number: 37-4-1124

Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections
Cornell University Library


DESCRIPTIVE SUMMARY

Title:
Chi Psi, Alpha Psi Chapter records, 1906-1965.
Collection Number:
37-4-1124
Creator:
Chi Psi. Alpha Psi Chapter.
Quantity:
1.8 cubic ft.
Forms of Material:
Annual reports, histories, correspondence, financial records, personnel records; pledging materials, and photographs.
Repository:
Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library
Abstract:
Annual reports; histories, including materials on the 1906 fire; correspondence; financial records; personnel records; pledging materials; and photographs of Chi Psi Fraternity.
Language:
Collection material in English


ORGANIZATIONAL HISTORY

The Alpha Psi Chapter of Chi Psi Fraternity is located at Cornell University.

COLLECTION DESCRIPTION

Annual reports; histories, including materials on the 1906 fire; correspondence; financial records; personnel records; pledging materials; and photographs of Chi Psi Fraternity.
SUBJECTS

Names:
Chi Psi. Alpha Psi Chapter.
Chi Psi--Fire, 1906.
Cornell University--Societies, etc.
Cornell University--Students.

Subjects:
Greek letter societies.
Students' societies.

Form and Genre Terms:
Photographs.


INFORMATION FOR USERS

Access Restrictions:
Restricted to active members of Chi Psi or by permission of the Archivist.
Cite As:
Chi Psi Alpha Psi Chapter records, #37-4-1124. Division of Rare and Manuscript Collections, Cornell University Library.

CONTAINER LIST

Container
Description
Date
Box 1 Folder 1
Chi Psi fire letters
1906
Box 1 Folder 2-3
Chi Psi letters
1906
Box 1 Folder 4
The Calamity of Alpha Psi
Box 1 Folder 5
Chi Psi fire
1906
Box 1 Folder 6-9
Chi Psi fire
December 7, 1906
Box 1 Folder 10
Chi Psi
1908-1909
Box 1 Folder 11
Alpha reports
prior to 1930
Box 1 Folder 12
Alpha reports
1930-1940
Box 1 Folder 13
Alpha reports
1940-1950
Box 1 Folder 14
Alpha reports
1950-1960
Box 1 Folder 15
Memorial plaque
1944-1949
Box 1 Folder 16
Alpha history
1948-1949
Box 1 Folder 17
[Charles] Love Durham Memorial
1949-1951
Box 1 Folder 18
"Chaos Articles"
1941-1951
Box 1 Folder 19
"Chaos Articles," miscellany
1952-1958
Box 1 Folder 20
Thayer Trophy reports
1952-1960
Box 1 Folder 21
Report of Alpha Psi to the Convention of Chi Psi Fraternity
1952-1964
Box 1 Folder 22
National Convention - Alpha Psi
September 1953
Box 1 Folder 23
Scholarship
1954-1961
Box 1 Folder 24
#1's position
1957
Box 1 Folder 25
Alpha Psi historian
1957-1958
Box 1 Folder 26
Fraternity advisors, Cornell
1958-1960
Box 1 Folder 27
Student Medical Services
1959-1960
Box 1 Folder 28
Interfraternity Council (IFC)
Box 1 Folder 29
House operation
1961
Box 1 Folder 30
Alpha history
1961-1962
Box 1 Folder 31
121, 122 Annual Convention reports
1962-1963
Box 1 Folder 32
122nd Convention, Paul E. Reading, Jr. '64
September 4-7, 1963
Box 1 Folder 33
Pledges - to be entered in #2's file
Box 1 Folder 34
Pledging file
Box 1 Folder 35
Pledge training
Box 1 Folder 36
Forms for pledges - past
Box 1 Folder 37
Past brothers
Box 1 Folder 38
Centennial History and Biographical Directory of the Chi Psi Fraternity
1941
Box 2 Folder 1
Forms for pledges - past
Box 2 Folder 2
Employment file
Box 2 Folder 3-4
Cornell University faculty, officers, and employees
Box 2 Folder 5
Alpha Psi of Chi Psi - Local By-Laws; Parliamentary procedure manual
Box 2 Folder 6
Work details
Box 2 Folder 7
Duties of #1, #2, #3
Box 2 Folder 8
Alpha Management Manual
Box 2 Folder 9-10
Miscellany
Box 2 Folder 11
Finance miscellany
Box 2 Folder 12
Principles Underlying Sound Scholarship
1939
Box 2 Folder 13
The Purple and Gold
June 1895
Box 2 Folder 14
The Purple and Gold
February 1904
Box 2 Folder 15
The Purple and Gold
February 1907
Box 2 Folder 16
123rd Annual Convention, Chi Psi, Rutgers University - Alpha Rho of Chi Psi 85th Anniversary
September 3-5, 1964
Box 2 Folder 17
Records of the One Hundred Eighteenth Annual Convention of Chi Psi Fraternity
1959
Box 2 Folder 18
Records of the One Hundred Nineteenth Annual Convention of Chi Psi Fraternity
1960
Box 2 Folder 19
Records of the One Hundred Twentieth Annual Convention of Chi Psi Fraternity
1961
Box 2 Folder 20
Records of the One Hundred Twenty-Second Annual Convention of Chi Psi Fraternity
1963
Box 2 Folder 21
Records of the One Hundred Twenty-Third Annual Convention of Chi Psi Fraternity
1964
Box 2 Folder 22
The Cornell Fraternity Self-Study Program: A Report on Some Educational and Social Aspects of Fraternity Life at Cornell University, 1959-1960
1961
Box 3
Photographs
Mapcase Folder 1
Blueprint: Chi Psi Lodge
1965
Mapcase Folder 1
December 16, 1906 edition of Utica Saturday Globe with story and pictures of Chi Psi fire and deceased
1906
Mapcase Folder 2
Photographs, including several group portraits, aerial photo of Chi Psi house, medical staff of Harrisburg Hospital (February 13, 1923), unidentified portrait of a man with mustache
Mapcase Folder 3
Photo of Sage Chapel with steeple and Chi Psi house in background
Mapcase Folder 4
Panorama of Chi Psi Fraternity Centennial Convention in Schenectady, NY
May 1-4, 1941