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Chimes Junior Honorary Society records, 1979–2016

By Jeremiah VanGilder, Cliff Hight, and Colin Halpin

Collection Overview

Title: Chimes Junior Honorary Society records, 1979–2016

Creator: Kansas State University. Chimes Junior Honorary Society (1952-)

Extent: 2.5 Linear Feet

Date Acquired: 05/31/1995

Languages: English [eng]

Scope and Contents of the Materials

The Chimes Junior Honorary Society records include scrapbooks and other records related to the activities of the group from 1979 to 2016.  Subjects include society activities such as meetings, banquets, Parents Day, Family Day, service projects, and special events. Box 1 contains scrapbooks from 1979–1980, 1981–1984, 1996–1997, 2000–2001, 2002–2003, and 2011–2013. Box 2 contains scrapbooks from 1985, 1989–1992, and 1997–1998, along with parents weekend planning records from 1989–1993 and publicity chairman records. Box 3 contains scrapbooks from 1998–2000 and 2013–2014 along with membership rosters from 1999–2016.

Biographical Note

Chimes Junior Honorary Society chapter at Kansas State University began in 1952 as the society's fourteenth chapter.  The local chapter of Chimes remained a female-only group until three men joined with 15 women in 1977's new class of initiates.  The national organization has disbanded, but the remaining chapters have retained the name and symbol of Chimes Junior Honor Society.

Administrative Information

Accruals: 01/01/2008, 06/20/2011, 05/12/2014.

Access Restrictions: No restrictions.

Use Restrictions: The researcher assumes full responsibility for observing all copyright, property, and libel laws as they apply.

Physical Access Note: No restrictions.

Technical Access Note: No restrictions.

Acquisition Source: Chimes Junior Honorary Society

Acquisition Method: Donation.

Appraisal Information: Materials document a student organization at Kansas State University, one of the core collecting areas within the university history subject strength.

Preferred Citation: [Item title], [item date], Chimes Junior Honorary Society records, Box [number], Folder [number], Morse Department of Special Collections, Kansas State University Libraries.

Processing Information: Jeremiah VanGilder, student assistant, and university archivist Cliff Hight processed the 2011 accrual. Colin Halpin, student assistant, processed the 2014 accural.


Box and Folder Listing

Box 1: Scrapbooks, 1979–2013Add to your cart.
This box contains scrapbooks from 1979–1980, 1981–1984, 1996–1997, 2000–2001, 2002–2003, and 2011–2013.
Box 2: 1985–1998Add to your cart.
Folder 1: Scrapbook, 1997–1998Add to your cart.
Folder 2: Spring Break, 1985Add to your cart.
Folder 3: Chimes InformationAdd to your cart.
Folder 4: Scrapbook, 1989–1992Add to your cart.
Folder 5: Parents Weekend Planning, 1989–1993Add to your cart.
Folder 6: Parents Weekend, 1991–1992Add to your cart.
Folder 7: Business Contracts, 1990Add to your cart.
Folder 8: Publicity Chairman recordsAdd to your cart.
Folder 9: Publicity Chairman recordsAdd to your cart.
Box 3: 1998–2016Add to your cart.
This box contains scrapbooks from 1998–2000 and 2013–2014 along with membership rosters from 1999–2016.