Chi Phi Fraternity, Beta Chapter collection
Scope and Contents
Collection consists of material about the Chi Phi fraternity, Beta chapter at Centenary College of Louisiana (1858-1861). A membership list includes each fraternity member’s city of residence and biographical sketch. This information was originally published in The Chi Phi Fraternity, Centennial Memorial Volume: Commemorating the Centennial Anniversary of the Princeton Society of Chi Phi to Which the Fraternity Owes Its Existence and Dedicated to the Memory of Those of Our Membership Who Gave Their Lives in the Service of Their Country in the World War (Lancaster, Pa: The Council, 1924). Also included is a typescript copy of John Tyler Jordan’s obituary.
Conditions Governing Access
Collection is open for research use.
Conditions Governing Use
Physical rights are retained by the Centenary College of Louisiana Archives and Special Collections. Copyright is retained in accordance with U.S. copyright laws.
Biographical / Historical
The Beta chapter of the Chi Phi fraternity at Centenary College of Louisiana was established in 1858 and became inactive in 1861.
Language of Materials
Arranged by document type.
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Collection donated by unidentified in 1990. Additional material added in 2021.
- Finding Aid to the Chi Phi Fraternity, Beta Chapter collection
- Chris Brown
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description