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Chi Omega Gamma, Beta alumnae chapter records

 Collection
Identifier: MSS 294
The Chi Omega Gamma, Beta alumnae chapter records, 1945-1964, contains meeting minutes, membership records, correspondence, invitations, flyers, COGWheel newsletters, and mailing lists.

Dates

  • 1945-1964

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

There are no restrictions on the use of this collection.

Conditions Governing Use

Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright. Permission to publish, quote, or reproduce must be secured from Augustana College Special Collections and the copyright holder.

Extent

0.4 Cubic Feet (/ 1 box)

Overview

The Chi Omega Gamma, Beta alumnae chapter was organized 21 January 1945 in Chicago, Illinois. The members met to keep in touch with alumnae from the Augustana College sorority, Chi Omega Gamma. The Chi Omega Gamma, Beta alumnae chapter records, 1945-1964, contains minutes, membership records, correspondence, invitations, flyers, COGWheel newsletters, and mailing lists.

Historical Note

The Chi Omega Gamma, Beta alumnae chapter was organized 21 January 1945 in Chicago, Illinois. The members met to keep in touch with alumnae from the Augustana College sorority, Chi Omega Gamma. The group met once a month at the home of one of its members. The chapter also donated regularly to Augustana College’s Annual Fund. Founding members included Ruby Breman, Dorothy Carlson, Mildred Carlson, Marion Dyce, Betsey Erickson, Joan Erickson, Alice Johnson, Doris Johnson, Eleanor Johnson, Barbara Malmer, Marian Nelson, Mary Olson, Karine Peterson, and Doris Smith. Alice Johnson, a 1942 graduate of Augustana College, served as president of the chapter in 1946 and again in 1965. The records in this collection were preserved by Johnson and donated to Special Collections by her daughter, Julia Holmer.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Received from Julia Holmer, June 2005.

Related Materials

MSS 278 Chi Omega Gamma records

Processing Information

Processed by Kelsey O'Connell, 2010. Updated by Atticus Garrison, November 2015.
Title
Chi Omega Gamma, Beta alumnae chapter records, 1945-1964.
Status
completed
Author
Atticus Garrison
Date
November 2015
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
English

Repository Details

Part of the Augustana College Special Collections Repository

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