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A Guide to the Phi Kappa Phi University of Florida Chapter Records

Finding aid created by Dept. Staff

University of Florida Smathers Libraries - Special and Area Studies Collections
January 2012

Descriptive Summary

Creator: Phi Kappa Phi. University of Florida Chapter.
Title: Phi Kappa Phi University of Florida Chapter Records
Dates: 1912-1985
Abstract: Records of the University of Florida chapter of Phi Kappa Phi, founded in 1912. The collection consists of reports, minutes, correspondence, scholarship applications, memorabilia, and the constitution and by-laws.
Extent: 2 Linear feet. 5 boxes.
Identification: Manuscript Collection 18
Language(s): English
Access: Researchers should consult with Special Collections staff before using the collection because there are access restrictions. See the Access note for more information.

Biographical/Historical Note

The University of Florida Chapter of the Honor Society of Phi Kappa Phi was established in 1912.

Scope and Content

The collection consists of reports, minutes, pamphlets, publications, constitutions, by-laws, and other materials pertaining to the University of Florida Chapter of Phi Kappa Phi. The records reveal the structure and activities of the organization on both the local and national levels. The meeting minutes provide lists of committee officers and students elected into the organization. Phi Kappa Phi's fellowship and scholarship applications are included.

Access or Use Restrictions


Public access is restricted to the fellowship and scholarship applications because they contain student records. You must consult with the Archivist before requesting access to these files.

Related or Separated Material

The organization also donated a voting box, which was added to the Archives artifact collection.

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], Phi Kappa Phi University of Florida Chapter Records, Special and Area Studies Collections, George A. Smathers Libraries, University of Florida, Gainesville, Florida.

Contents List

1 Administration. 1935-1985
2 Administration. 1935-1985
2 Audits. 1939-1974
2 Banquet Programs. 1914-1985
2 Conferences. 1931-1962
3 Minutes. 1912-1984
4 National Office. 1939-1982
4 Constitutions and By-laws. 1935-1980
4 Initiations/Rituals. 1926-1980
4 Miscellaneous. 1934-1984
4 Public Relations. 1930-1970
4 Scholarships. 1942-1962
4 Scholarships. 1969-1982
4 Scholarship Applications [RESTRICTED]. 1935-1954
5 Scholarship Applications [RESTRICTED]. 1960-1974
5 Speeches. 1927-1976
5 Treasurer's Notebook. 1912-1947
5 Treasurer's Report. 1940-1975
1 Minutes.

For further information, please contact: Special Collections Access Services.

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