Beta Phi Mu National Records, 1940- | University of Illinois Archives
Series Number: 41/67/431
Acquired: 1/2/2001, 2015
Volume: 6.3 cubic feet
Available for use at:
|Archives Research Center, 1707 S. Orchard||1-12|
Description: Beta Phi Mu National Records (1940-1995) including individual chapter files, initiation ceremonies and rituals, correspondence and materials relating to honorary memberships (1971-1983), constitution and by-laws (1964, 1965, 1973), Advisory Assembly Meetings agenda and minutes (1975-1989), Beta Phi Mu Scholaship Winners (1976-1989), scholarship committee, Distinguished Service Award (1981-1988), National Officers (1984-1995), income tax returns (1975-1989), Executive Council meetings minutes and planning (1954-1960; 1961-1968), publicity (1960s-1970s), publications proofs, and Headquarters Location Committee materials (1986) relating to librarianship, library education, and graduate studies in librarianship and information science. Also includes materials on Beta Phi Mu member Dr. Margaret Kimmel's "Real Pittsburgher" Award (1991) and Executive Secretary Blanche Woolls' trip to Australia (1987). Series also contains materials from the Association of College Honor Societies used by Beta Phi Mu, including Booklets of Information (1955, 1957, 1959, 1970, 1989, 1992), correspondence, photographs, meeting minutes and agendas, annual reports, and records of the ACHS Committee on Eligibility and Admissions (1980s and 1990s).