Sigma Alpha Iota Records

MC 1574

Special Collections Department
University of Arkansas Libraries

365 N. McIlroy Avenue
Fayetteville, Arkansas 72701-4002
Phone: 479-575-8444

Machine-readable finding aid encoded in EAD by Kaylee Christie, 2011.

Finding aid is written in English.

Table of Contents

Descriptive Summary

Sigma Alpha Iota
Sigma Alpha Iota Records
Inclusive Dates
MC 1574
.25 linear feet (1 box)
Materials are in English.
Special Collections Department, University of Arkansas Libraries

Access Information

Please call (479) 575-8444 or email at least two weeks in advance of your arrival to ensure availability of the materials.

Use Information

No Use Restrictions Apply.

No Interlibrary Loan.

Standard Federal Copyright Laws Apply (U.S. Title 17).

Acquisition Information

The Sigma Alpha Iota Records were donated to the Special Collections Department, University of Arkansas Libraries, on November 6, 2004 by Sara Sharp of Fayetteville, Arkansas.

Processing Information

Processed by Kaylee Christie; completed in January 2011.

Preferred Form of Citation

Sigma Alpha Iota Records (MC 1574), Special Collections Department, University of Arkansas Libraries, Fayetteville.

See Special Collections Citation Guide for more detailed information on how to cite specific documents from the collection.

Biographical Note

Sigma Alpha Iota, the international music fraternity for women, was founded on June 12, 1903 at the University School of Music, Ann Arbor, Michigan. The Sigma Omicron chapter at the University of Arkansas was founded November 30, 1925. The Fayetteville, Arkansas Alumnae Chapter, which is comprised of any Sigma Alpha Iota alumnae in the area, was chartered May 13, 1967. The fraternity is involved in various philanthropy projects that serve to better music and their communities.

Scope and Content Note

Records consist of the Manual for Alumnae Chapters, a Manual for Members, three editions of the fraternal song book, correspondence, and copies of the Fayetteville Chapter yearbook.

Arrangement of the Papers

Materials are arranged by topic.

Detailed Description of the Collection

The following contains a detailed list of the materials in the collection

Box 1

Box 1 Folder 1

By Laws, 1982-1988

Box 1 Folder 2

Manual for Membership, 1977

Box 1 Folder 3

Manual for Alumnae Chapters, 1988

Box 1 Folder 4

Yearbooks, 1988-1991

Box 1 Folder 5

Songbooks, 1944-1958

Box 1 Folder 6

Correspondence, 1989-1996

Box 1 Folder 7

SAI Stationary


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