Brigham Young University chapter records

Brigham Young University chapter records

Dates: 1947-1954

Ledger containing the meeting minutes of the Brigham Young University chapter of the Phi Eta Sigma Honor Society. Covers the years 1947 to 1954.

  • Extent: 1 folder (0.1 linear ft.)
  • Creator: Phi Eta Sigma
  • Call Number: UA 1248
  • Repository: L. Tom Perry Special Collections; University Archives; 1130 Harold B. Lee Library; Brigham Young University; Provo, Utah 84602;
  • Access Restrictions: Open for public research.
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It is the responsibility of the researcher to obtain any necessary copyright clearances. Permission to publish material from Brigham Young University chapter records must be obtained from the Supervisor of Reference Services and/or the L. Tom Perry Special Collections Board of Curators.
Preferred Citation
Initial citation: UA 1248; Brigham Young University chapter records; University Archives; L. Tom Perry Special Collections, Harold B. Lee Library, Brigham Young University. Following citations: UA 1248, LTPSC.
Custodial History
Transferred to the University Archives, February 2006
Subject Terms
Colleges and Universities; Education
Genre / Form
Corporate minutes
Appraisal Information
University history (University Archives collecting policy, February 2010).
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Finding Aid Title
Brigham Young University chapter records
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Finding aid prepared by Rose Frank
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This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2014-03-02T04:31-0700
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Biographical/Historical note

Phi Eta Sigma is a national honor society inspired by the past and dedicated to the future whose goal is to encourage and reward academic excellence among freshmen in institutions of higher learning. The oldest and largest freshman honor society, Phi Eta Sigma was founded at the University of Illinois on March 22, 1923, and now has more than three hundred chapters throughout the United States and more than 800,000 members. The Phi Eta Sigma chapter at Brigham Young University was established for three purposes: (1) create an Academic Honor Roll for Brigham Young University Freshman; (2) inform hometown newspapers of the academic achievements of individual members within the Brigham Young University Freshman Honor Society; and (3) create an Academic Honor Society (Phi Eta Sigma) with lifetime membership opportunities for qualified Brigham Young University Freshman. Phi Eta Sigma sponsors local and national events to celebrate academic excellence of Brigham Young University's outstanding students, faculty and alumni.

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