Sigma Phi Sigma Records

 Collection
Identifier: AC 0320

Scope and Contents

Scrapbooks of a University of Nevada fraternity, containing newspaper clippings, newsletters, invitations, announcements, programs and other ephemera, photographs, and miscellaneous material related to fraternity activities and university social and athletic events.

Dates

  • 1921-1927

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research. Materials must be used on-site; advance notice suggested. Access to parts of this collection may be restricted under provisions of state or federal law.

Administrative History

Organized at the University of Nevada as Links and Shield in 1921, the fraternity was installed as the Theta Chapter of Sigma Phi Sigma in 1922.

Extent

0.5 Linear Feet (2 boxes)

Language of Materials

English

Overview

Organized at the University of Nevada as Links and Shield in 1921, the fraternity was installed as the Theta Chapter of Sigma Phi Sigma in 1922. The collection contains scrapbooks of newspaper clippings, newsletters, invitations, announcements, programs and other ephemera, photographs, and miscellaneous material related to the fraternity's activities and university social and athletic events.

Arrangement

Arranged chronologically.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Donated by William Patterson Cashill in 1992.

Related Materials

AC 0238: Lambda Chi Alpha. Epsilon Iota Chapter Records
Title
Guide to the Sigma Phi Sigma Records
Status
Completed
Author
Jim Bantin
Date
Approximately 2006
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

Part of the University of Nevada, Reno. University Archives Repository

Contact:
Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center
1664 N. Virginia St.
University of Nevada, Reno
Reno NV 89557-0322 USA
775-682-5665
775-682-5724 (Fax)