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Title: Beta Sigma Phi (Minot, N.D.)

Dates: 1942-2006

Collection Number: 11327

Quantity: 3.25 feet

Abstract: Consists of organizational records, including articles of incorporation, charter, membership information, officer lists, minutes, printed material, photographs and scrapbooks. Beta Sigma Pi is a non-academic sorority with 200,000 members in chapters around the world. Founded in Abilene, Kansas, in 1931 by Walter W. Ross, the organization has spread across the U.S. and Canadian and to 30 other countries. The sorority was founded for the social, cultural, and civic enrichment of its members.

Provenance: The Beta Sigma Phi (Minot, N.D.) records were donated to the State Historical Society of North Dakota on October 12, 2017.

Property Rights: The State Historical Society of North Dakota owns the property rights to this collection.

Copyrights: Copyrights to materials in this collection remain with the donor, publisher, author, or author's heirs.  Researchers should consult the 1976 Copyright Act, Public Law 94-553, Title 17, U.S. Code and an archivist at this repository if clarification of copyright requirements is needed.

Access: This collection is open under the rules and regulations of the State Historical Society of North Dakota.

Citation: Researchers are requested to cite collection title, collection number, and the State Historical Society of North Dakota in all footnote and bibliographic references.

BOX / FOLDER INVENTORY

Box 1:
1 Minutes 1955-1960
2 Minutes 1960-1963
3 Miscellaneous 1942-1987

Bound volumes:
1 Scrapbook 1957-1972
2 Scrapbook 1961-1964
3 Scrapbook 1966-1974
4 Scrapbook 1974-1988
5 Scrapbook 1975-1991
6 Scrapbook 1983-1986
7 Scrapbook 1985-1993
8 Scrapbook 1992-1999
9 Scrapbook 1999-2006

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