Skip to main content

Kappa Delta Pi (Alpha Lambda Chapter) Records

Identifier: U377


Contains records from the Alpha Lambda chapter of Kappa Delta Pi at University of Denver founded in 1926. Most records are from early 1930s.


  • 1932 - 1967


Biographical / Historical

Kappa Delta Pi is an international honor society for education and was one of the first discipline-specific honors societies. The society was founded in 1911 at the University of Illinois. Chapter membership is limited to the top 20 percent of students entering the field of education. The University of Denver chapter, Alpha Lambda, was founded May 22, 1926. Its succesor was Phi Kappa Chi, local honorary educational fraternity founded May 15, 2924. As of 2022, this organization was inactive on campus.


.5 Linear Feet (1 container: letter document box)

Scope and Contents

This collections contains four small folders and one bound book of academic papers from initiates dated 1934-1937.


Multiple series arranged in one box. Unlikely to accrue more materials.

Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Script of description

Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and Archives Repository

2150 East Evans Avenue
Denver CO 80208
(303) 871-3428