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Beta Gamma Sigma Honor Society records

 Collection — Map case drawer: 4.13, Drawer: 14
Identifier: 27-4-1284

Scope and Contents

The Beta Gamma Sigma Honor Society records contains the official charter that recognizes the founding of the Beta Gamma Sigma Honor Society at the University of Buffalo. The charter names seven students and one faculty member as petitioners.


  • 1932


Language of Materials

Collection material in English.

Terms of Access

The Beta Gamma Sigma Honor Society records, 1932 are open for research.


Copyright is held by The State University of New York at Buffalo, University Archives. Copyright in other papers in the collection may be held by their authors, or the authors' heirs or assigns. Researchers must obtain the written permission of the holder(s) of copyright and the University Archives before publishing quotations from materials in the collection. Most papers may be copied in accordance with the library's usual procedures unless otherwise specified.

Historical Note

The International Honor Society Beta Gamma Sigma was founded in 1913 and recognizes the academic achievements of collegiate business and management scholars. The Gamma of New York Chapter of Beta Gamma Sigma was founded at the University of Buffalo in April 1932.


1.5 Linear Feet (1 oversize folder)


A charter establishing the undergraduate student chapter of Beta Gamma Sigma Honor Society.


Records consist of one item.

Acquisition Information

Donated to the University Archives by David Costello, Assistant Dean, School of Management, in February 2016.

Accruals and Additions

No further accruals are expected to this collection.


The charter is matted and is approximately 14" wide by 18" long.

Processing Information

Processed by Sarah Pinard, March 2016.


Finding Aid for the Beta Gamma Sigma Honor Society records
Finding aid prepared by Sarah Pinard
2016 March 21
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Repository Details

Part of the University Archives Repository

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