North Carolina State University, Student and Other Organizations, Delta Lambda Phi, Beta Alpha Chapter Records 2001-2004

Size
1.5 linear feet
Location

For current information on the location of these materials, please consult the Special Collections Research Center Reference Staff.

Call number
UA 021.516
Access to materials

Portions of this collection have restricted access; the remainder of this collection is open for research; access requires at least 48 hours advance notice.

The records of the Delta Lambda Phi fraternity, Beta Alpha Chapter (North Carolina State University's chapter) contain meeting minutes, the constitution and by-laws, a history of the chapter, photographs, newspaper articles about the chapter, and other general information. Delta Lambda Phi is a national social fraternity for gay men.

In 1998, four students at NC State proposed starting a chapter of Delta Lambda Phi (DLP); a "colony" was granted to NC State by the national office of DLP in that year, and a full chapter was applied for and granted in 2001. The Beta Alpha chapter remains active as of 2008.

Biographical/historical note

Delta Lambda Phi (DLP), a national social fraternity for gay men, was established in Washington, D. C. in 1986, with the first inductions taking place in April of 1987. In 1998, four students at NC State proposed starting a chapter of Delta Lambda Phi; a "colony" was granted to NC State by the national office of DLP in that year, and a full chapter was applied for and granted in 2001. The Beta Alpha chapter remains active as of 2008.

Scope/content

The records of the Delta Lambda Phi fraternity, Beta Alpha Chapter (North Carolina State University's chapter) contain meeting minutes, the constitution and by-laws, a history of the chapter, photographs, newspaper articles about the chapter, and other general information. Materials range in date from 2001 to 2004.

Physical description

2 archival boxes, 2 archival half boxes

Arrangement

Materials are arranged alphabetically by topic.

Use of these materials

The nature of the NCSU Libraries' Special Collections means that copyright or other information about restrictions may be difficult or even impossible to determine despite reasonable efforts. The NCSU Libraries claims only physical ownership of most Special Collections materials.

The materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study, pursuant to U.S. Copyright law. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials. Any materials used for academic research or otherwise should be fully credited with the source.

This collection may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations. Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which North Carolina State University assumes no responsibility.

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], North Carolina State University, Student and Other Organizations, Delta Lambda Phi, Beta Alpha Chapter Records, UA 021.516, Special Collections Research Center, North Carolina State University Libraries, Raleigh, NC

Related material

Source of acquisition

Transferred by Delta Lambda Phi. Beta Alpha Chapter

Processing information

Processed by Cate Putirskis, 2008 June

Encoded by Cate Putirskis, 2008 June

Activities Fall 2001
Box 1, Folder 1
Activities Fall 2001

Materials in this folder have restricted access due to privacy considerations until 2081. Please contact the Special Collections Research Center for more information.

Half box 4, Folder 2
Chapter History (Draft) Oct. 2001
Box 1, Folder 2
Chapter History (Draft) 2000

Materials in this folder have restricted access due to privacy considerations until 2080. Please contact the Special Collections Research Center for more information.

Half box 4, Folder 3
Chapter History (Final Version) Oct. 2001
Box 1, Folder 3
Chapter History (Final Version) 2001

Materials in this folder have restricted access due to privacy considerations until 2081. Please contact the Special Collections Research Center for more information.

Half box 4, Folder 4
Constitution (Drafts) 2001
Box 1, Folder 4
Constitution and By-laws undated
Box 1, Folder 5
Eastern Regional Conference (held at NCSU) 2002
Box 1, Folder 6
General Information 2001
Box 1, Folder 7
General Information 2001

Materials in this folder have restricted access due to privacy considerations until 2081. Please contact the Special Collections Research Center for more information.

Half box 4, Folder 5
General Information 2002
Box 1, Folder 8
General Information 2002

Materials in this folder have restricted access due to privacy considerations until 2082. Please contact the Special Collections Research Center for more information.

Half box 4, Folder 6
General Information 2002

Materials in this folder have restricted access due to privacy considerations until 2082. Please contact the Special Collections Research Center for more information.

Half box 4, Folder 1
General Information 2003
Box 1, Folder 9
General Information (1 of 2) 2003-2004
Box 2, Folder 1
General Information (2 of 2) 2003-2004
Box 2, Folder 2
Newspaper Articles, Miscellaneous 2001
Box 2, Folder 3
Photographs undated
Box 2, Folder 4
Photographs 2002

Access is restricted. Please contact Special Collections Research Center for more information.

Half box 4, Folder 7
Pledge Class Signatures 2002
Box 2, Folder 5
Pledge Materials undated
Box 2, Folder 6
Technician Articles 2001
Box 2, Folder 7
Technician Articles 2002
Half box 3, Folder 1
Technician Articles 2002-2003
Half box 3, Folder 2

Access to the collection

This collection is open for research; access requires at least 48 hours advance notice.

For more information contact us via mail, phone, or our web form.

Mailing address:
Special Collections Research Center
Box 7111
Raleigh, NC, 27695-7111

Phone: (919) 515-2273

Preferred Citation

[Identification of item], North Carolina State University, Student and Other Organizations, Delta Lambda Phi, Beta Alpha Chapter Records, UA 021.516, Special Collections Research Center, North Carolina State University Libraries, Raleigh, NC

Use of these materials

The nature of the NCSU Libraries' Special Collections means that copyright or other information about restrictions may be difficult or even impossible to determine despite reasonable efforts. The NCSU Libraries claims only physical ownership of most Special Collections materials.

The materials from our collections are made available for use in research, teaching, and private study, pursuant to U.S. Copyright law. The user must assume full responsibility for any use of the materials, including but not limited to, infringement of copyright and publication rights of reproduced materials. Any materials used for academic research or otherwise should be fully credited with the source.

This collection may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations. Researchers are advised that the disclosure of certain information pertaining to identifiable living individuals represented in this collection without the consent of those individuals may have legal ramifications (e.g., a cause of action under common law for invasion of privacy may arise if facts concerning an individual's private life are published that would be deemed highly offensive to a reasonable person) for which North Carolina State University assumes no responsibility.