Phi Beta Kappa, 1909

Phi Beta Kappa, 1909 : The Beta of Illinois Chapter, Historical Sketch and List of Members (Classic Reprint)

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Excerpt from Phi Beta Kappa, 1909: The Beta of Illinois Chapter, Historical Sketch and List of Members In 1881 when the Harvard chapter celebrated its centennial, each of the twenty-three chapters was ih vited to send delegates with power to represent the chapter in a convention. At the meeting held at Cambridge, June 30, 1881, twelve chapters were rep resented by twenty-nine delegates. Nothing was done until a second meeting in New York, October 18, 1881, at which time the creation of a National Council and the adoption of a constitution were re commended. At a third meeting, at Saratoga Springs, September 6 and 7, 1882, the constitution was adopted, and since that time affairs have been managed by the organization known as the United Chapters of the Phi Beta Kappa Society. The roll of chapters January 1, 1909, is as follows: (3) About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical more

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  • Paperback | 74 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 4mm | 109g
  • Forgotten Books
  • United States
  • English
  • , black & white illustrations
  • 0243169426
  • 9780243169429