Phi Sigma Nu Collection
Scope and Contents
The Phi Sigma Nu Collection documents the activities, events, and people associated with the sorority on San Diego State's campus, primarily through scrapbooks. The collection dates from 1925-1976, with most of the materials dating to 1941.
The scrapbooks in this collection are dated 1925-1976, 1928-1945, January 1946-February 1948, October 1947-Summer 1949, and 1972-1997. Included in these books are newspaper clippings of events, event flyers, photographs of members, engagement and birth announcements, postcards, correspondence, and thank you notes. Also included are copies of Phi Sigma Nu's constitution and by-laws, initiation ritual, pledging ritual, installation, and a book of members' signatures.
Conditions Governing Access
This collection is open for research.
Conditions Governing Use
The copyright interests in some or all of these materials have not been transferred to San Diego State University. Copyright resides with the creator(s) of materials contained in the collection or their heirs. The nature of archival collections is such that multiple creators are often applicable and copyright status may be difficult or even impossible to determine. In any case, the user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, obtaining publication rights and copyright infringement. When requesting images from Special Collections & University Archives for publication, we require a signed agreement waiving San Diego State University of any liability in the event of a copyright violation.
4.42 Linear Feet
Language of Materials
- Greek letter societies--California--San Diego--History--20th century--Sources
- Organizational Records
- Phi Sigma Nu Society (San Diego State University)--Archives
- San Diego State University--Students--Social life and customs--Sources
- Women college students--California--San Diego--Societies and clubs
- Phi Sigma Nu Collection
- Jennifer Hollander
- Description rules
- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
- Language of description
- Script of description
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