Manuscripts, photographs, and jewelry are among the treasures collected by Kappa Kappa Gamma.
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.
View photographs, letters, and other documents related to the Founders and other early members of the Fraternity.
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 photographs, correspondence, documents, and ephemera. Subjects currently associated with these materials include chapter houses, philanthropic work, anti-fraternity issues, and war work during World War II.
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 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 contains dresses and other clothing from notable Kappa leaders, including Fraternity Presidents, Executive Secretaries, and notable alumnae. 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.
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.
View photographs of the women who have served as Fraternity President. Click on a woman's name to be taken to her biography page to learn more about her life and time as Fraternity President.
The Proceedings Collection is comprised of the official Fraternity proceedings for each year or two-year period. Each of the Proceedings contains the minutes of Fraternity Council meetings, reports from national officers and committee chairmen, and National Convention minutes, where appropriate. Many of the Proceedings also include individual chapter reports for the same period and copies of the Fraternity Constitution and Standing Rules.
A collection of slideshow slides, scripts, and tapes used by Kappas from about the 1970s-1990s.