Phi Alpha Theta, Xi Chapter, records
Scope and Content
Phi Alpha Theta, Xi Chapter, records contain correspondence, flyers, postcards, memorandums, programs, financial and legal documents, notes, and printed ephemera, 1932-2000, documenting the founding and activities of USC's chapter of the National History Honor Society.
Conditions Governing Access
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Conditions Governing Use
All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Manuscripts Librarian. Permission for publication is given on behalf of Special Collections as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained.
Phi Alpha Theta is the National Honor Society in History, founded at the University of Arkansas on March 17, 1921. It's mission is "to promote the study of history through the encouragement of research, good teaching, publication and the exchange of learning and ideas among historians. We seek to bring students, teachers and writers of history together for intellectual and social exchanges, which promote and assist historical research and publication by our members in a variety of ways." USC's chapter, Xi, was founded in 1932.
4 Linear Feet (4 boxes)
Language of Materials
This collection contains evidence of the Phi Alpha Theta, USC Xi Chapter's activities from its founding in 1932 through 2000.
- History -- Societies, etc. -- Archival resources
- Learned institutions and societies -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources
- Legal documents
- Phi Alpha Theta. Xi Chapter (University of Southern California) -- Archives
- Printed ephemera
- Programs (documents)
- Societies -- California -- Los Angeles -- Archival resources
- Finding aid for the Phi Alpha Theta, Xi Chapter, records
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
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