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Tau Pi Omega chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.

 Collection
Identifier: ahc.MSS911

Scope and Content

This collection contains one booklet of the application materials for chartering a new chapter, by-laws, and member profiles, invitations and newspaper clippings.

Dates

  • 1992-1997

Conditions Governing Access

This collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Reproduction and Use

Unpublished manuscripts are protected by copyright. All requests to publish, quote, or reproduce must be submitted through the Kenan Research Center.

Administrative/Biographical History

The Cultured Pearls Interest Group of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. formed in October 1991 with the purpose of chartering a graduate/alumni chapter of the black female sorority, Alpha Kappa Alpha, in the Stone Mountain and Lithonia, Georgia area. Their mission is to serve the community by implementing the International Programs of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., as stated in their goals. These targets include the importance of education, health care, and strengthening the black family. The organization conducts meetings once a month, except in June and July. Sorors are either elected to offices or placed among several committees. Additional historical information about the Cultured Pearls Interest Group of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc. has not been determined.

Extent

0.25 linear ft. (one half document case)

Language

English

System of Arrangement

This collection is arranged alphabetically according to titles supplied by staff.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Gift, 1997
Title
Tau Pi Omega chapter of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc.
Author
Laura Starratt
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid is written in English.

Repository Details

Part of the Kenan Research Center at the Atlanta History Center Repository

Contact:
130 West Paces Ferry Road
Atlanta GA 30305
404-814-4040