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Fraternities materials, Purdue University

 Collection — Box: Communal Collections 48, Placement: 12
Identifier: MSK 5

Scope and Contents

Miscellaneous materials relating to Purdue University fraternities and Greek organizations. Includes: "Memoirs of a Pledge" booklet, written and published for the Phi Kappa Tau Pledge Dance (1947); 3 photographs of a Phi Kappa Tau-Kappa Delta Rho fraternity mud fight (circa 1950); a "Mid-semester Report of Unsatisfactory Work" for Howard Art Haberkost (1948); a Purdue University Registrar's Office slip to accompany a transcript; one issue of "The Lambdanite" newsletter of the Purdue Chapter of Phi Kappa Tau (June 1950); "The Badge" newspaper published for Greek Week, April 25-28 (vol. 3, no. 1); and two newspaper clippings relating to the annual Kappa Delta Rho-Phi Kappa Tau mud wagon battle.


  • 1947-1950
  • Other: Date acquired: 11/30/2007


1.00 folders

Source of Acquisition


Method of Acquisition

Purchased on eBay by Sammie Morris and donated to the archives, 2008.
Fraternities materials, Purdue University
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Repository Details

Part of the Purdue University Archives and Special Collections Repository

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West Lafayette Indiana 47907 United States