Alpha Chi Sigma Records

Summary Information

Michigan State University Archives and Historical Collections
Alpha Chi Sigma, Alpha Upsilon Chapter records
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Preferred Citation note

Researchers wishing to cite this collection should include the following information: "Item title, Collection title, Collection Identifier, Michigan State University Archives & Historical Collections, East Lansing, Michigan."

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Historical Note

The M.S.C Chemistry Club was formed in 1925 by a group of graduate students and first met in 1926. In 1927, the name was changed to Chi Rho, a local chemistry honor society. In 1928, they were accepted as the Alpha Upsilon Chapter of the national professional chemical fraternity, Alpha Chi Sigma.

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Scope and Content

The collection consists of a booklet, "A Petition from Chi Rho", 1928, published by Chi Rho fraternity at Michigan State College (now Michigan State University.)

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Michigan State University Archives and Historical Collections September 2011

Conrad Hall
888 Wilson Road, Room 101
East Lansing , MI, 48824

Conditions Governing Access note

Collection is open for research.

Legal Status

Copyright: Michigan State University. Property Rights: Michigan State University.

Conditions Governing Use note

Permission to publish material from this collection must be obtained from University Archives & Historical Collections, Michigan State University.

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Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)

  • Alpha Chi Sigma. Alpha Upsilon Chapter (Michigan State University).
  • Michigan State College. Students. Societies, etc.

Personal Name(s)

  • Houk, A. L.


  • College students -- Michigan -- East Lansing
  • College students -- Societies and clubs
  • Greek letter societies -- Michigan -- East Lansing

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Collection Inventory

Drawer Folder

Charter Petition to Alpha Chi Sigma 1928 

F.D. 1