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Alpha Kappa Psi photographs and scrapbooks,

 Collection
Identifier: SHU 0066
The materials in the Alpha Kappa Psi photographs and scrapbooks consist mainly of images of events and people. Many of the events and individuals depicted were identified by name. The majority of the photographs are 3x3 black-and-white photographic prints, with a few larger sizes including several 8x10 and 4x5 prints. The scrapbooks include photographs, newspaper clippings, and correspondence, among other materials.

Dates

  • 1954-1967 (bulk 1961-1967)
  • Majority of material found within 1961 - 1967

Conditions Governing Access

No restrictions.

Conditions Governing Use

All materials available in this collection (unless otherwise noted) are the property of the Monsignor William Noé Field Archives & Special Collections Center and Seton Hall University, which reserves the right to limit access to or reproduction of these materials. Reproduction of materials or content is subject to United States copyright restrictions and may be subject to federal or state privacy regulations. Permission to publish exact reproductions must be obtained from the Director of the Archives and Special Collections Center.

Extent

0.75 Linear Feet (Approximately 150 items.)

Overview

Alpha Kappa Psi is a business fraternity;tThe Gamma Pi chapter of AKPsi was established at Seton Hall University in 1954. The materials in the Alpha Kappa Psi photographs and scrapbooks consist mainly of images of events and people. Many of the events and individuals depicted were identified by name.

Biographical / Historical

Alpha Kappa Psi is a business fraternity originally established at New York University in 1904 and currently headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana. The Gamma Pi chapter of AKPsi was established at Seton Hall University in 1954. Originally for men only, the service-oriented organization is now co-educational and is affiliated with the W. Paul Stillman School of Business.

Arrangement

Arrangement of the Collection

The collection has been arranged by format, then alphabetically by supplied title (photographs) or chronologically (scrapbooks). Original titles were kept wherever possible.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

SHU: Materials were transferred to the Archives and Special Collections Center from the Seton Hall University Alpha Kappa Psi, Gamma Pi chapter. Terms of accession unknown.

Processing Information

The collection was processed and finding aid encoded by Tracy M. Jackson and Ben Clark, July-August 2012.
Title
Alpha Kappa Psi photographs and scrapbooks, 1954-1967 (bulk 1961-1967)
Author
Tracy M. Jackson
Date
August 2012
Description rules
dacs
Language of description
Finding aid written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the The Monsignor Field Archives & Special Collection Center Repository

Contact:
Archives, Walsh Library
400 South Orange Ave
South Orange NJ 07079 US
973-761-9476