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Phi Beta Kappa Collection

 Unprocessed Material
Identifier: yhm-arc-0000-033

Content Description

Phi Beta Kappa (academic honor society) materials: membership listings, correspondence from Frank Lorenz, GPAs of candidates for membership, financial records, delegates manuals. Folder added 6/13/06: Epsilon of N.Y. Constitution and By Laws. 3 folders added 9/12/06 from Steve Orvis (president). Added 1/29/10: pamphlet Phi Beta Kappa Key, vol. IV; Annals 1934; bound Key Reporter, 1936-47 and 1959-67 (withdrawn). Added 10/8/14: two more volumes of the Key Reporter; pamphlet Phi Beta Kappa Records.

Acquisition Type



From the files of Frank Lorenz, Secretary of the Phi Beta Kappa, Epsilon Chapter at Hamilton College; folders added 9/12/2006 from Professor Steve Orvis (President of local chapter)

Restrictions Apply


Access Restrictions

Some materials in box 0000.033.1 restricted under FERPA.


2 Linear Feet (2 boxes)


Box 1: Chapter Constitutions Misc. To Dean Fall Elections (letters) Membership List Up to ‘88 Phi Beta Kappa 1985-86 Phi Beta Kappa-Key Orders 1980 Phi Beta Kappa Certificates (Orders) Phi Beta Kappa Meeting Announcements 1974 Phi Beta Kappa Election of Members 1974 Andrew Vaughan Griswold Phi Beta Kappa Misc. Corr. 1977 Phi Beta Kappa Misc. Corr. 1958-1976 Phi Beta Kappa Roster 1973/74 Phi Beta Kappa-Tax Matters Phi Beta Kappa-Annual Report Phi Beta Kappa-Bank Records Current File-PBK Visiting Scholar 1976/77 Visiting Scholar, Phi Beta Kappa 1961-1975/76 Inquiries-Phi Beta Kappa Lost and Deceased Members Phi Beta Key + Member Ship Orders Class Standing Printouts and Cards of Elected Members Phi Beta Kappa-Constitution, last amendment 1979 Secretary’s Instructions Box 2: The Original Phi Beta Kappa Records The Key Reporter PBK Phi Beta Kappa-Epsilon of N.Y. Constitution and By Laws Delegates Manual Phi Beta Kappa Certificates Phi Beta Kappa-A Handbook for New Members