Alpha Tau Omega. Delta Iota Chapter (University of Nevada) Records

 Collection — Box: 1, Folder: 1
Identifier: NUB 59/03/16

Scope and Contents

This collection consists of three items donated by alumni of the fraternity Alpha Tau Omega, Delta Iota Chapter. There are two issues of the local publication "Sagehen" and an issue of the magazine "The Tau of Alpha Tau Omega."


  • 1925-1963



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.

Historical Note

Alpha Tau Omega was the first national fraternity founded after the Civil War. Delta Iota, the Nevada Chapter, was chartered in 1921. It began publication of "Sagehen" in the 1920s. Past Nevada Governor Grant Sawyer was a member of the fraternity. "The Tau of Alpha Tau Omega," a magazine for current student members of the fraternity. The group moved from its original house to 205 University Terrace in Reno in the late 1920s.


0.1 Cubic Feet (3 items)

Language of Materials



The records are arranged alphabetically by publication title in one series.

Alpha Tau Omega. Delta Iota Chapter (University of Nevada) Records
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Repository Details

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

Mathewson-IGT Knowledge Center
1664 N. Virginia St.
University of Nevada, Reno
Reno NV 89557-0322 USA
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