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Delta Tau Delta, Beta Delta chapter records

Delta Tau Delta, Beta Delta chapter records

Descriptive Summary

Title: Delta Tau Delta, Beta Delta chapter records
Creator: Delta Tau Delta Fraternity
Inclusive Dates: 1882-1987
Language(s): English
Extent: 0.25 Linear Feet (1 box)
Collection Number: UA22-008
Repository: University of Georgia Archives

Collection Description

Historical Note

Delta Tau Delta was founded at Bethany College in Virginia in 1858, and is one of the nation's largest and oldest social fraternities. The Beta Delta chapter at the University of Georgia was founded in 1882, making it the seventh oldest fraternity on campus.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of chapter minutes, House Corporation records, scholarship awards, invitations, newspapers, and photographs, plans, and historical information on the chapter's fratnernity house.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

[Item, box, folder], [Collection title, UA#], University Archives, University of Georgia

Related Materials and Subjects

Subject Terms

Delta Tau Delta Fraternity
Greek letter societies.
Minutes (administrative records)
University of Georgia

Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

11Secretary's Book of Delta Beta Chapter of Delta Tau Delta Fraternity, 1882-1892
12A Petition from the Utopian Club of the University of Georgia to the Delta Tau Fraternity, 1911 May
13White (James R.) House and Grounds plans (photocopies), 1923
14White (James) House, photograph and description, undated
15Delta Tau Delta "Bulldog" newspaper, 1941
16Delta Tau Delta Scholarship Awards to Beta Delta Chapter (3), 1949-1962
17Beta Delta House Corporation records (minutes, bylaws, letter), 1955-1956
18Architecture of Neel Reid in Georgia (partial photocopy), 1973
19Letter to Walt Glazer and Glen McAlister from William Tate (includes drafts), 1979 October 16
110Beta Delta: The First Hundred Years, 1982 April
111Invitations to Centennial Celebration of Beta Delta Chapter (2), 1982 May 1
112Beta Delta initiation certificates for Eden Lee Chen, Michael Howard Gelfand, and Chad Montgomery Lamb, 1987 September 18
113Blank pledge card and congratulations card, undated
114Compilation of houses and properties that served as Delta Tau Delta chapter houses, undated
1Delta Tau Delta house renovation (1084 Prince Avenue), 1974 April 18