Porpoise Fraternity Records
UA.12.2.5

Summary Information

Repository
Michigan State University Archives and Historical Collections
Creator
Michigan State University. Porpoise Fraternity. Beta Chapter.
Title
Porpoise Fraternity records
ID
UA.12.2.5
Date
1948
Extent
0.1 Cubic feet , 1 folder
Language
English

Preferred Citation

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 Porpoise Fraternity is a swimming honorary. It is the Beta Chapter in the National Honorary Swimming Fraternity. The chapter was established here in 1930 primarily to sponsor and encourage all swimming activities. All male students of Michigan State who have shown superior ability and an active interest in swimming were eligible for membership.

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Scope and Content

The records of the Porpoise Fraternity consist of one copy of the June 1948 Aquatic Yearbook. It includes lists of members and pledges, and statistics about the 1947-1948 season for varsity and junior varsity for swimming and includes some diving. Also includes one folder of photographs.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Michigan State University Archives and Historical Collections

Conrad Hall
888 Wilson Road, Room 101
East Lansing , MI, 48824
517-355-2330
archives@msu.edu

Revision Description

  February 2006

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Legal Status note

Copyright: Michigan State University Property Rights: Michigan State University

Conditions Governing Use

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)

  • Michigan State University. -- General subdivision--Students;

Subject(s)

  • Societies
  • Student activities
  • Swimming

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Collection Inventory

Papers 

The Aquatic Yearbook June 1948 


    Drawer Folder
Mixed materials   F.D. 1

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Photographs 

Drawer

Students. Organizations. Porpoise 

Photographs

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