Manuscripts, photographs, and jewelry are among the treasures collected by Kappa Kappa Gamma.
The Alumnae Collection includes documents, ephemera, newsletters, letters, newspaper clippings, meeting minutes, and more focused primarily on Alumnae Clubs and Associations.
The Audio Visual Collection contains audio and video recordings of Fraternity events such as National Conventions as well as recordings of songs, recruitment skits, educational material, and interviews.
This collection contains images of both the interiors and exteriors of Chapter houses through the years. The majority of the material in this collection is photographs, but there are also some sketches and technical drawings of chapter houses as well.
The Chapter Life Image Collection is made up of photographs depicting chapter life. There are images of formal chapter photographs, intramural sports teams, philanthropy events, Greek Week skits, Founders' Day celebrations, and much more. This collection also includes some photographs of alumnae.
The Chapter Manuscript Collection is made up of documents, correspondence, ephemera, reports, and other items related to individual chapters and their activities.
The Cleora Wheeler named collection contains a wide assortment of materials donated by Wheeler. Notably, it includes numerous book plates. There are also materials related to Wheeler in the Famous Kappas collection.
This collection contains clothing and textiles related to Kappa Kappa Gamma. Some of these items belonged to notable Kappa leaders, including Fraternity Presidents, Executive Secretaries, and notable alumnae. Other items are examples of those created to commemorate events such as Natinoal Conventions or Foundation campaigns. Many of the oldest clothing items were worn for years after they were donated to the Fraternity as part of the historical pageant at each National Convention.
Discover photographs, documents, and ephemera related to famous Kappas. Women featured in this collection have made a name for themselves as actresses, business executives, politicians, philanthropists, scientists, and more.
The General Collection contains a wide range of materials across many different subjects including correspondence, governing documents, ephemera, newsletters, and newspaper clippings. Subjects associated with these materials include war work, Founders and early Kappas, executive offices, fraternity education, and much more.
The Image Collection contains general photographic images that do not fall into the categories of more specific image collections such as Chapter Life or Chapter Houses. Topics represented in this collection include Province Meetings, the National Headquarters, Philanthropy, Alumnae Associations, and more.
Explore Kappa-related jewelry including official badges and pins, jewelry featuring owls, fleur-de-lis, and the coat of arms, and favors from National Conventions. This collection also includes badges and pins from other Fraternities and local sororities that would eventually become Kappa chapters.
The Kappa Kappa Gamma Foundation/Philanthropy Collection contains materials related to the Kappa Kappa Gamma Foundation as well as general philanthropic efforts before the Foundation was established. It contains a range of item types from correspondence, meeting minutes, publications, ephemera, postcards, and photographs.
This collection is organized by individual Fraternity Presidents and Executive Directors. The material associated with each woman includes material related to her Presidency or Executive Directorship as well as some material generally related to the individual. Items in this collection include correspondence, reports, meeting minutes, documents, and newspaper clippings.
The National Conventions Collection contains material related to every National Convention from 1876 to the present. Items in this collection include photographs, correspondence, documents, programs, newsletters, convention favors, and more.
This collection includes a wide range of objects, from items used as Chapter and Alumnae Awards, to commemorative plates, statues, framed certificates, and gavels. Objects used by both the National Fraternity and individual chapters are included in this collection.
This collection contains material related to individual Provinces and the Province structure, most notably Province Conventions. The types of materials in this collection include documents, correspondence, meeting minutes, photographs, and ephemera.
This scrapbooks in this collection document the activities of collegiate chapters and alumnae associations as well as campus life and larger fraternity events suchs as National Conventions.
Documents and photographs from the collection at the Stewart House Museum in Monmouth, Illinois. This collection includes both items related to KKG and items related to the Stewart family.