Sigma Xi is an academic honor society, originally founded at Cornell University in 1886. The Albany chapter of the Society was founded as a club in 1943; the club became a fully affiliated chapter with the national Sigma Xi organization in 1970.
The collection is made up of a formal petition for establishment of the chapter, copies of posters and articles on the chapter's establishment and correspondence files.
Collection was maintained in the original order after it was transferred.
All items in this collection were transferred to the University Libraries, M.E. Grenander Department of Special Collections and Archives.
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Identification of specific item, series, box, folder, Sigma Xi Records, 1968-1976. M.E. Grenander Department of Special Collections and Archives, University Libraries, University at Albany, State University of New York (hereafter referred to as the Sigma Xi Records).