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Graduate School of Education. Professional Fraternities and Societies

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The Phi Delta Kappa Records document the operation of the national honorary fraternity for men in education as well as the activities of the Tau Chapter at Penn from 1916, the year the Chapter was established, to 1959.

Major features of this series are the agenda publication entitled Notebook issued by the National Council of the Phi Delta Kappa, the journal of the national fraternity entitled Phi Delta Kappan from 1940 to 1957, correspondence of the Tau Chapter from 1940 to 1957, membership dues receipts from 1949 to 1955, reports and papers presented by new members from 1929 to 1946, and the Tau Chapter newsletter from 1935 to 1957.

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Alpha Eta Chapter, Directory, 1952.
Box 1 Folder 1
Beta Mu Chapter, University of Wyoming, Report on Membership Principles and Practices, 1953.
Box 1 Folder 2
Beta Mu Chapter, University of Wyoming, Questionnaire on membership procedures, 1951.
Box 1 Folder 3
Beta Phi Chapter (University of Connecticut), Initiation and Installation, 1951.
Box 1 Folder 4
Biennium budget adopted by Council, 1952-1954.
Box 1 Folder 5
Commission for the study of the problems of integration in education, 1954.
Box 1 Folder 6
Constitution and By-laws, 1950.
Box 1 Folder 7
Correspondence, 1955.
Box 1 Folder 8
District Six, Newsletter, 1951-1952.
Box 1 Folder 9
Handbook additions, 1954.
Box 1 Folder 10
Joint Commission on the Emergency in Education (National Education Association), "Evaluating the School Program," 1933.
Box 1 Folder 11
National Council Notebook, 1949.
Box 1 Folder (bound)
National Council Notebook, 1951.
Box 1 Folder (bound)
National Council Notebook, 1955.
Box 1 Folder 12
National Council Notebook, 1957.
Box 1 Folder 13
Twenty-second, highlights by Daniel S. Jacoby, [before 1956].
Box 1 Folder 14
National Education Association, newsletter "Future Teachers of America," 1949-1950.
Box 1 Folder 15
Newsletter, 1957.
Box 1 Folder 16
Non-resident nominees procedure and various forms, 1947.
Box 1 Folder 17
Phi Delta Kappa Commission on Support of Public Education (University of California), Circular, 1949.
Box 1 Folder 18
Report on the Twenty-second National Council of Phi Delta Kappa, 1950.
Box 1 Folder 19
Ritual of the Phi Delta Kappa Fraternity, 1927-1955.
Box 1 Folder 20
Tau Chapter, Admission notifications to new members, 1940.
Box 1 Folder 21
Tau Chapter, Auditing Committee report, 1951-1953.
Box 1 Folder 22
Tau Chapter, Badge for the Twenty-second National Council, 1949.
Box 1 Folder 23
Tau Chapter, Bank statements and cashed checks, 1950-1958.
Box 1 Folder 24
Tau Chapter, Building Fund contributions, report, 1955-1958.
Box 1 Folder 25
Tau Chapter, Business Meeting and Social Meeting, minutes, 1938-1939.
Box 1 Folder 26
Tau Chapter, Cash receipts, 1950-1952.
Box 1 Folder 27
Tau Chapter, Cash receipts, 1953-1954.
Box 1 Folder 28
Tau Chapter, Check stubs, 1943-1950.
Box 1 Folder 29
Tau Chapter, Check stubs, 1950-1953.
Box 1 Folder 30
Tau Chapter, Clippings, 1950-1956.
Box 1 Folder 31
Tau Chapter, Correspondence, 1940-1957.
Box 1 Folder 32
Tau Chapter, Correspondence, 1949-1950.
Box 1 Folder 33
Tau Chapter, Correspondence, 1949-1958.
Box 1 Folder 34
Tau Chapter, Correspondence, 1950-1957.
Box 1 Folder 35
Tau Chapter, Correspondence, 1950-1957.
Box 1 Folder 36
Tau Chapter, Correspondence, membership, 1950-1951.
Box 1 Folder 37
Tau Chapter, Disbursement record, and misc., 1949-1953.
Box 1 Folder 38
Tau Chapter, Ditson's Community Song Sheet, n.d.
Box 1 Folder 39
Tau Chapter, Dues notice and post cards, 1941-1950.
Box 1 Folder 40
Tau Chapter, "Duties of Officers, " n.d.
Box 1 Folder 41
Tau Chapter, Emeritus membership application, 1952.
Box 1 Folder 42
Tau Chapter, Fraternity membership dues, remittance report, 1949-1950.
Box 1 Folder 43
Tau Chapter, Fraternity membership dues, remittance report, 1950-1951.
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Tau Chapter, Fraternity membership dues, remittance report, 1951-1953.
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Tau Chapter, Fraternity membership dues, remittance report, 1953-1956.
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Tau Chapter, Fraternity membership dues, remittance report, 1954-1955.
Box 2 Folder 3
Tau Chapter, History, 1945-1947.
Box 2 Folder 4
Tau Chapter, Initiation ceremony procedure, n.d.
Box 2 Folder 5
Tau Chapter, Initiation, 1945.
Box 2 Folder 6
Tau Chapter, Invoices and receipts, miscellaneous, 1950-1951.
Box 2 Folder 7
Tau Chapter, Ledger, receipt of membership dues, arranged alphabetically by name, [1922-1946].
Box 2 Folder (bound)
Tau Chapter, Memos, 1947-1950.
Box 2 Folder 8
Tau Chapter, Nomination, 1941.
Box 2 Folder 9
Tau Chapter, Nominees for membership of Phi Delta Kappa, 1950.
Box 2 Folder 10
Tau Chapter, Non-resident nominee for membership in Phi Delta Kappa, 1952.
Box 2 Folder 11
Tau Chapter, Official membership cards, 1956.
Box 2 Folder 12
Tau Chapter, Official membership cards, 1957.
Box 2 Folder 13
Tau Chapter, Photo negatives, two, n.d.
Box 2 Folder 14
Tau Chapter, Programs, Installation of the Pennsylvania Chapter and the First Annual Banquet, 1916-1917.
Box 2 Folder 15
Tau Chapter, Questionnaire from a member (Robert E. Eaverly), [1956].
Box 2 Folder 16
Tau Chapter, Receipts and disbursements, 1947-1950.
Box 2 Folder 17
Tau Chapter, Referendum ballot report, 1956-1958.
Box 2 Folder 18
Tau Chapter, Report of Chapter Officers, 1953.
Box 2 Folder 19
Tau Chapter, Report of the delegate to the 50th anniversary of Phi Delta Kappa, 1955.
Box 2 Folder 20
Tau Chapter, Report of the Historian for Tau Chapter, 1939-1940.
Box 2 Folder 21
Tau Chapter, Reports and papers by members, 1929-1930.
Box 2 Folder 22
Tau Chapter, Reports and papers by members, 1931.
Box 2 Folder 23
Tau Chapter, Reports and papers by members, 1935-1936 (I).
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Tau Chapter, Reports and papers by members, 1935-1936 (II).
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Tau Chapter, Reports and papers by members, 1937-1938.
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Tau Chapter, Reports and papers by members, 1939.
Box 2 Folder 27
Tau Chapter, Reports and papers by members, 1939-1940.
Box 2 Folder 28
Tau Chapter, Reports and papers by members, 1940.
Box 2 Folder 29
Tau Chapter, Reports and papers by members, 1941.
Box 2 Folder 30
Tau Chapter, Reports and papers by members, 1941-1942.
Box 2 Folder 31
Tau Chapter, Reports and papers by members, 1943-1944 (I).
Box 2 Folder 32
Tau Chapter, Reports and papers by members, 1943-1944 (II).
Box 2 Folder 33
Tau Chapter, Reports and papers by members, 1945-1946 (I).
Box 2 Folder 34
Tau Chapter, Reports and papers by members, 1945-1946 (II).
Box 2 Folder 35
Tau Chapter, Reports and papers by members, 1947 (I).
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Tau Chapter, Reports and papers by members, 1947 (II).
Box 3 Folder 2
Tau Chapter, Reports and papers by members, 1948.
Box 3 Folder 3
Tau Chapter, Reports and papers by members, 1949 (I).
Box 3 Folder 4
Tau Chapter, Reports and papers by members, 1949 (II).
Box 3 Folder 5
Tau Chapter, Reports and papers by members, 1949-1952.
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Tau Chapter, Reports and papers by members, 1950.
Box 3 Folder 7
Tau Chapter, Reports and papers by members, 1951.
Box 3 Folder 8
Tau Chapter, Reports and papers by members, 1952.
Box 3 Folder 9
Tau Chapter, Reports and papers by members, 1953.
Box 3 Folder 10
Tau Chapter, Reports and papers by members, 1953-1954.
Box 3 Folder 11
Tau Chapter, Reports and papers by members, 1954-1955.
Box 3 Folder 12
Tau Chapter, Reports and papers by members, 1956.
Box 3 Folder 13
Tau Chapter, Reports and papers by members, 1957.
Box 3 Folder 14
Tau Chapter, Reports and papers by members, 1958.
Box 3 Folder 15
Tau Chapter, Reports and papers by members, 1958-1959.
Box 3 Folder 16
Tau Chapter, Reports and papers by members, n.d. (I).
Box 3 Folder 17
Tau Chapter, Reports and papers by members, n.d. (II).
Box 3 Folder 18
Tau Chapter, Reports and papers by members, n.d. (III).
Box 4 Folder 1
Tau Chapter, Reports and papers by members, n.d. (IV).
Box 4 Folder 2
Tau Chapter, Reports and papers by members, n.d. (V).
Box 4 Folder 3
Tau Chapter, Reports and papers by members, n.d. (VI).
Box 4 Folder 4
Tau Chapter, Reports and papers by members, n.d. (VII).
Box 4 Folder 5
Tau Chapter, Reports and papers by members, n.d. (VIII).
Box 4 Folder 6
Tau Chapter, Reports and papers by members, n.d. (IX).
Box 4 Folder 7
Tau Chapter, Reports of initiates, 1951-1952.
Box 4 Folder 8
Tau Chapter, Tau Chapter News, 1935-1936.
Box 4 Folder 9
Tau Chapter, Tau Chapter News, 1937-1938.
Box 4 Folder 10
Tau Chapter, Tau Chapter News, 1939-1940.
Box 4 Folder 11
Tau Chapter, Tau Chapter News, 1941-1942.
Box 4 Folder 12
Tau Chapter, Tau Chapter News, 1943-1944.
Box 4 Folder 13
Tau Chapter, Tau Chapter News, 1945-1946.
Box 4 Folder 14
Tau Chapter, Tau Chapter News, 1947-1948.
Box 4 Folder 15
Tau Chapter, Tau Chapter News, 1949-1950.
Box 4 Folder 16
Tau Chapter, Tau Chapter News, 1950-1952.
Box 4 Folder 17
Tau Chapter, Tau Chapter News, 1953-1955.
Box 4 Folder 18
Tau Chapter, Tau Chapter News, 1956-1958.
Box 4 Folder 19
Tau Chapter, Third and Fourth Hundred Group, list, n.d.
Box 4 Folder 20
The Phi Delta Kappan, Vol. 23, 1940-1941.
Box 4 Folder (bound)
The Phi Delta Kappan, Vol. 24, 1941-1942.
Box 4 Folder (bound)
The Phi Delta Kappan, Vol. 25, incomplete, 1942 Sept.-1943 May.
Box 4 Folder 21
The Phi Delta Kappan, Vol. 30, 1948-1949.
Box 5 Folder (bound)
The Phi Delta Kappan, Vol. 31, 1949-1950.
Box 5 Folder (bound)
The Phi Delta Kappan, Vol. 32, 1950-1951.
Box 5 Folder (bound)
The Phi Delta Kappan, Vol. 32, No. 2, 3, 4, 1950 Oct.-Dec.
Box 5 Folder 1
The Phi Delta Kappan, Vol. 32, incomplete, 1951.
Box 5 Folder 2
The Phi Delta Kappan, Vol. 33, incomplete, 1951-1952.
Box 5 Folder 3
The Phi Delta Kappan, Vol. 33, 1951-1952.
Box 5 Folder (bound)
The Phi Delta Kappan, Vol. 34, incomplete, 1952.
Box 5 Folder 4
The Phi Delta Kappan, Vol. 34, 1952-1953.
Box 5 Folder (bound)
The Phi Delta Kappan, Vol. 34, incomplete, 1953.
Box 5 Folder 5
The Phi Delta Kappan, Vol. 35, incomplete, 1953.
Box 5 Folder 6
The Phi Delta Kappan, Vol. 35, incomplete, 1954.
Box 5 Folder 7
The Phi Delta Kappan, Vol. 36, 1954-1955.
Box 5 Folder (bound)
The Phi Delta Kappan, Vol. 36, incomplete, 1955 Feb.-Mar.
Box 5 Folder 8
The Phi Delta Kappan, Vol. 37, 1955-1956.
Box 5 Folder (bound)
The Phi Delta Kappan, Vol. 37, incomplete, 1955 Oct.-1956 Mar.
Box 6 Folder 1
The Phi Delta Kappan, Vol. 38, 1956-1957.
Box 6 Folder (bound)
The Phi Delta Kappan, Vol. 38, incomplete, 1956-1957.
Box 6 Folder 2
"What is Phi Delta Kappa?" by Executive Secretary, n.d.
Box 6 Folder 3
Zeta Chapter, group photo, taken in Chicago, n.d.
Box OS 1

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