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Clubs, societies, and organizations at Yale records

Call Number: RU 56
Scope and Contents

The records consist of minutes of meetings, membership lists, correspondence, constitutions and bylaws, scrapbooks, library records, financial and business records, programs and invitations, certificates, articles and news clippings, reports, songbooks, notices, newsletters, and related materials documenting the organization, activities, and operations of various student, faculty, and staff organizations, and other Yale community groups.

Conditions Governing Access

The records in this collection are partially restricted. See Collection Contents for details.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Accession 2018-A-049 transferred from the Beinecke Rare Book and Manuscript Library, 2018.


The records are arranged by accession.

Existence and Location of Originals

Records for several organizations have been removed from accession 19ND-A-377 and transferred to record units for their appropriate organization.

Records of the Thulia Boat Club, the Varuna Boat Club, the Glyuna Boat Club, and the Yale Navy, 1853-1896, are available on 1 microfilm reel, HM 161.

circa 1768-2022
39.6 Linear Feet (77 boxes)
Related Names
Yale University. Department of Manuscripts and Archives
Acacia Fraternity. Yale Chapter
Alpha Delta Phi. Yale Chapter
Beaumont Medical Club
Beta Theta Pi. Phi Chi Chapter (Yale University)
Centro Español de Yale
Chi Epsilon (U.S.)
Chi Phi (Fraternity). Omicron Chapter (Yale University)
Delta Kappa Epsilon. Phi Chapter (Yale University)
Delta Phi. Omicron Chapter (Yale University)
Faculty Club (New Haven, Conn.)
Kappa Sigma Epsilon (Yale College : 1840-1880)
Moral Society (Yale College)
Phi Gamma Delta. Nu Deuteron Chapter (Yale University)
Phi Sigma Kappa. Epsilon Chapter (Yale University)
Psi Upsilon Fraternity. Beta Chapter (Yale University)
Sigma Lambda Kappa (Yale College)
Society of Brothers in Unity (Yale College)
Theta Nu Epsilon. Lambda Epsilon Chapter (Yale College)
Wigwam Club
Yale Amateurs
Yale College (1718-1887). A. P. Society
Yale College (1718-1887). Atalanta Boat Club
Yale College (1718-1887). Benevolent Society
Yale College (1718-1887). Cymothoe Boat Club
Yale College (1718-1887). Gamma Nu
Yale College (1718-1887). Glyuna Boat Club
Yale College (1718-1887). Phi Epsilon Society
Yale College (1718-1887). Phi Theta Psi
Yale College (1718-1887). Philagorian Society
Yale College (1718-1887). Philencration Society
Yale College (1718-1887). Temperance Society
Yale College (1718-1887). Thulia Club
Yale College (1718-1887). Varuna Boat Club
Yale College (1718-1887). York Street Club
Yale Mineralogical Society
Yale Natural History Society
Yale Society of Civil Engineers
Yale Union Club
Yale University Club
Yale University. Cercle Français
Yale University. Anthropology Club
Yale University. Beethoven Society
Yale University. Chess Club
Yale University. Graduate School. Modern Language Club
Yale University. Hē Boulē
Yale University. Junior Promenade
Yale University. Kappa Psi
Yale University. Kappa Sigma Theta
Yale University. Philosophical Club
Yale University. Republican Club
Yale University. Semetic and Biblical Club
Yale University. Sophomore German Committee
Yale University. Student Council
Yale University. Torch and Mask Society
Yale University. Wicket Club
Yale University. Wooden Spoon Exhibition
Yale University. Wurts Debating Club
Yale University. Yale Dames
Yale University. Yale Hebrew Club
Yale University. Yale Italian Society
Yale University. Yale Outing Club
Yale University. Yale Photography Club
Yale University. Yale Political Union
Yale University. Yale University Boat Club
Zeta Psi Fraternity. Eta Chapter (Yale University)
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