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Iowa State University Alpha Omicron Pi Fraternity. Iota Sigma Chapter records

 Record Group — Multiple Containers
Identifier: RS 22/11/3/4

Scope and Content

This collection (1967-2009) includes newspaper clippings, brochures, and composite photographs of members of Alpha Omicron Pi. The newspaper clippings document the establishment of the chapter at Iowa State and also many of the philanthropic efforts of the fraternity, including its annual "Run for the Roses" which benefits arthritis research.


  • 1967-2009

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Access Restrictions

Open for research.

Use/Re-use Restrictions

Consult Special Collections and University Archives


The national women’s fraternity Alpha Omicron Pi was established in 1897 at Barnard College of Columbia University in New York City. The Iota Sigma Chapter at Iowa State University was founded in 1968. The chapter house was built in 1969 and is located at 2007 Greeley Street in Ames.


15.21 Linear Feet (1 half-document box and 5 map case drawers)


The collection is organized Chronologically.

Items in related collections

RS 22/11. Iowa State University. Student Organizations - Social Fraternities and Sororities records

Processing Information

Released on 2018-11-01.

RS 22/11/3/4. Iowa State University Alpha Omicron Pi Fraternity. Iota Sigma Chapter records, 1967-2009
March 12, 2019
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Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and University Archives Repository

403 Parks Library
701 Morrill Road
Iowa State University
Ames Iowa 50011-2102 United States
(515) 294-6672