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Collection TitleCL 148 Delta Kappa Gamma CollectionCreatorChemung County Historical Society
Processed ByRachel Dworkin
Date Completed:June 2014
Provenance:

These items were donated to the collection in 2009 by Delta Kappa Gamma-Alpha Rho Chapter.

Terms:Elmira (N.Y.); Women educators; Women-societies and clubs
Historical:

Delta Kappa Gamma was founded in 1929 in Texas by Dr. Anne Webb Blanton.  The purpose behind the organization is to further the position of women in education and to facilitate individual professional development.  The first chapter in New York was formed in 1938.  The Alpha Rho Chapter, covering Chemung County, split from the larger Southern Tier Chapter in 1960. 

Scope:

The Delta Kappa Gamma Collection contains the scrapbooks of the Alpha Rho Chapter from 1951 to 2008. 

Extent4 linear feet
Date Span1951-2008
AbstractThis collection contains scrapbooks from Delta Kappa Gamma – Alpha Rho Chapter.


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TitleDocumentBox NumberFolder NumberLocation
Delta Kappa Gamma-Alpha Rho Chapter scrapbook containing event programs and newspaper clippings about club, members, and area teachers, 1951-55.ScrapbookA01
Delta Kappa Gamma-Alpha Rho Chapter scrapbook containing newspaper clippings about club, members, and area teachers, 1955-57. ScrapbookA02
Delta Kappa Gamma-Alpha Rho Chapter scrapbook containing event programs and newspaper clippings about club, members, and area teachers, 1957-60. ScrapbookA03
Delta Kappa Gamma-Alpha Rho Chapter scrapbook containing event programs, photos of the national headquarters, and newspaper clippings about club, members, and area teachers, 1960-62.ScrapbookB01
Delta Kappa Gamma-Alpha Rho Chapter scrapbook containing meeting minutes, event programs, and newspaper clippings about club, members, and area teachers, 1962-64.ScrapbookB02
Delta Kappa Gamma-Alpha Rho Chapter scrapbook containing meeting minutes, event programs, and newspaper clippings about club, members, and area teachers, 1964-66.ScrapbookB03
Delta Kappa Gamma-Alpha Rho Chapter scrapbook containing event programs, member photos, newsletters, and newspaper clippings about club, members, and area teachers, 1967-70. ScrapbookB04
Delta Kappa Gamma-Alpha Rho Chapter scrapbook containing administrative documents, event programs, member photos, and newspaper clippings about club, members, and area teachers, 1970-72.ScrapbookB05
Delta Kappa Gamma-Alpha Rho Chapter scrapbook containing meeting minutes, event programs, and newspaper clippings about club, members, and area teachers, 1972-74.ScrapbookC01
Delta Kappa Gamma-Alpha Rho Chapter scrapbook containing meeting minutes, event programs, member photos, ephemera, and newspaper clippings about club, members, and area teachers, 1974-76. ScrapbookC02
Delta Kappa Gamma-Alpha Rho Chapter scrapbook containing meeting minutes, event programs, member photos, ephemera, and newspaper clippings about club, members, and area teachers, 1976-78.ScrapbookC03
Delta Kappa Gamma-Alpha Rho Chapter scrapbook containing meeting minutes, event programs, member photos, ephemera, and newspaper clippings about club, members, and area teachers, 1978-80.ScrapbookD01
Delta Kappa Gamma-Alpha Rho Chapter scrapbook containing meeting minutes, event programs, member photos, ephemera, and newspaper clippings about club, members, and area teachers, 1980-82.ScrapbookD02
Delta Kappa Gamma-Alpha Rho Chapter scrapbook containing meeting minutes, event programs, member photos, ephemera, and newspaper clippings about club, members, and area teachers, 1982-84.ScrapbookD03
Book - Delta Kappa Gamma Pi State 50th Anniversary, New York State, 1986. BookD04
Delta Kappa Gamma-Alpha Rho Chapter scrapbook containing meeting minutes, event programs, member photos, ephemera, and newspaper clippings about club, members, and area teachers, 1984-86.ScrapbookE01
Delta Kappa Gamma-Alpha Rho Chapter scrapbook containing meeting minutes, event programs, member photos, ephemera, and newspaper clippings about club, members, and area teachers, 1986-88.ScrapbookE02
Delta Kappa Gamma-Alpha Rho Chapter scrapbook containing meeting minutes, event programs, member photos, ephemera, and newspaper clippings about club, members, and area teachers, 1988-90.ScrapbookE03
Delta Kappa Gamma-Alpha Rho Chapter scrapbook containing meeting minutes, event programs, member photos, ephemera, and newspaper clippings about club, members, and area teachers, 1990-92.ScrapbookF01
Delta Kappa Gamma-Alpha Rho Chapter scrapbook containing meeting minutes, event programs, member photos, ephemera, and newspaper clippings about club, members, and area teachers, 1992-94. ScrapbookF02
Delta Kappa Gamma-Alpha Rho Chapter scrapbook containing meeting minutes, event programs, member photos, ephemera, and newspaper clippings about club, members, and area teachers, 1994-96. ScrapbookF03
Delta Kappa Gamma-Alpha Rho Chapter scrapbook containing meeting minutes, event programs, member photos, ephemera, and newspaper clippings about club, members, and area teachers, 1996-98. ScrapbookG01
Delta Kappa Gamma-Alpha Rho Chapter scrapbook containing meeting minutes, event programs, member photos, ephemera, and newspaper clippings about club, members, and area teachers, 2000-02.ScrapbookG02
Delta Kappa Gamma-Alpha Rho Chapter scrapbook containing meeting minutes, event programs, member photos, ephemera, and newspaper clippings about club, members, and area teachers, 2002-04. ScrapbookH01
Delta Kappa Gamma-Alpha Rho Chapter scrapbook containing meeting minutes, event programs, member photos, ephemera, and newspaper clippings about club, members, and area teachers, 2004-06.ScrapbookH02
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