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Delta Sigma Rho membership book

 Collection
Identifier: SFHL-RG6-Q027

Scope and Contents

One bound volume membership records of members of the Swarthmore Chapter of Delta Sigma Rho ca. 1915-1929. Also the debate schedule for Swarthmore College 1903-1922, with debate topics.

Dates

  • 1915-1929

Creator

Limitations on Accessing the Collection

Collection is open for research.

Copyright and Rights Information

Copyright has not been assigned to Friends Historical Library. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in to the Director. Permission for publication is given on behalf of Friends Historical Library 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 by reader.

Biographical / Historical

Delta Sigma Rho was a collegiate honor society devoted to the promotion of public speaking (forensics). It was founded in 1906. Students who had represented Swarthmore College in an Inter-Collegiate Debate or Oratorical Contest were eligible for membership in the Swarthmore Chapter.

Extent

0.21 Linear Feet (1 box)

Language

English

Overview

Delta Sigma Rho was a collegiate honor society devoted to the promotion of public speaking (forensics). It was founded in 1906. This small collection contains one bound volume of membership records of members of the Swarthmore Chapter, ca. 1915-1929. Also the debate schedule for Swarthmore College 1903-1922, with debate topics.

Arrangement

The collection consists of 1 volume.

Physical Location

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Title
Delta Sigma Rho membership book, 1915-1929
Author
FHL staff
Date
2013
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
English
Sponsor
Encoding made possible by a grant by the Gladys Kriebel Delmas Foundation to the Philadelphia Consortium of Special Collections Libraries

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