Delta Kappa Gamma Society

Delta Kappa Gamma Society

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Hargrett Manuscripts
Title: Delta Kappa Gamma Society
Dates: 1968-1996
Quantity: 1.2 Linear feet (1 oversized box)
Coll. Number: ms3331

Biographical/Historical Note

The Delta Kappa Gamma Society International is a professional honorary Society of women educators. The Society promotes professional and personal growth of its members and excellence in education. Established in 1929, Delta Kappa Gamma has attained major objectives in improving opportunities for qualified women employed at every level of education, as well as in advancing the status of women educators. To this end, the Purposes set forth by the Founders continue to embody the spirit of the Society. The Purposes have grown and changed over time, but continue to be as valid in today's contemporary world as when first adopted. Delta Kappa Gamma International Society website - About DKG page http://www.dkg.org/site/c.meJMIOOwErH/b.5815955/k.E082/About_DKG.htm (Retrieved June 3, 2010)


Scope and Content Note

The collection consists of a scrapbook for the Alpha Gamma Chapter of Psi State organization; Delta Kappa Gamma Society International (1968-1969 and 1969-1970); a program for the Alpha Gamma Chapter for 1994-1996; the State Directory of Delta Kappa Gamma Society International (1980-1981) ; an empty red "briefcase" given to attendees at the International Convention in Portland, Oregon (1970); and a Kappa Delta Pi commemorative plate with wire plate stand.


Arrangement

Arranged in chronological order.


Index Terms

Briefcases.
Commemorative plates.
Delta Kappa Gamma Society International.
Delta Kappa Gamma Society International. International Convention. (1970 : Portland, Or.)
Delta Kappa Gamma Society International. Psi State (Ga.). -- Directories
Delta Kappa Gamma Society International. Psi State (Ga.). -- History
Plates (dishes).
Programs (documents)
Scrapbooks.
State directories.
Women educators--Societies, etc.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

Delta Kappa Gamma Society, 1968-1996. MS 3331. Hargrett Rare Book and Manuscript Library, The University of Georgia Libraries.


Series Descriptions and Folder Listing

 
BoxItem
11Georgia PSI State Directory The Delta Kappa Gamma Society International, 1980-1981
 
2Yearbook: Alpha Gamma Chapter PSI State The Delta Kappa Gamma Society International, 1994-1996
 
3Scrapbook: Alpha Gamma Chapter of Psi State Organization Delta Kappa Gamma Society, 1968-1969, 1969-1970
 
4Award w/ holder: Kappa Delta Pi An Honor Society in Education