Delta Kappa Gamma Society, Delta Chapter records
MSS-079

Summary Information

Repository
Central Upper Peninsula and Northern Michigan University Archives
Creator
Delta Kappa Gamma Society International. Delta Chapter (Marquette, Mich.).
Title
Delta Kappa Gamma Society, Delta Chapter records
ID
MSS-079
Date [inclusive]
1939 - 1981
Extent
1.0 cubic foot
Language

Preferred Citation note

[Identification of item], in the Delta Kappa Gamma Society, Delta Chapter records, MSS-079, Central Upper Peninsula and Northern Michigan University Archives, Northern Michigan University.

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Historical Note

The Delta Kappa Gamma society is a professional organization of women educators. Members must have at least five years experience in education in order to join. The national society began in 1929 and the Delta Chapter was established at the Northland Hotel in Marquette in 1939. The officers include president, vice president, recording secretary, corresponding secretary, treasurer, and historian. The society works on legislation, education support, and scholarships at the local, state, and national levels.

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Scope and Contents note

The collection consists of scrapbooks that maintain meeting programs, news clippings, correspondence, and photographs of the Delta chapter of the Delta Kappa Gamma society in Marquette, Michigan. Also included are a collection of bulletins from the state and national organizations. A second accession consists of correspondence, group meeting minutes, membership lists, Future Teacher Sponsorship (1956), Save the Children Foundation (George Thevaios) correspondence, Chapter Organization records (1939), membership transfer applications, newsletters, and various publications. The collection's materials date from 1939 to 1981.

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Administrative Information

Publication Information

Central Upper Peninsula and Northern Michigan University Archives 5/21/2010

Harden Learning Resources Center 126
1401 Presque Isle Ave
Marquette, Michigan, 49855
906-227-1225
archives@nmu.edu

Revision Description

  5/21/2010

Conditions Governing Access note

No restrictions. Open for research.

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Controlled Access Headings

Corporate Name(s)

  • Delta Kappa Gamma Society International. Delta Chapter (Marquette, Mich.).

Subject(s)

  • Women educators--Michigan--Marquette.

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Collection Inventory

Box 1 of 1 

Box
23-04-49

Education 

Professional Teaching Association 

Women 

Correspondence 

Meeting Minutes 

News Clippings 

Photographs 

Membership lists 

Save the Children Foundation 

Membership Transfer applications 

various publications 

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