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Alpha Xi Delta


The Alpha Xi Delta national sorority was established at the Municipal University of Omaha in 1950. Its predecessor was a local OU sorority Phi Delta Psi.

Found in 6 Collections and/or Records:

Alpha Xi Delta Ceremonial Hazing Paddle, 1953

 Item — Box: Alpha Xi Delta [2]
Scope and Contents Paddle includes the following texted painted on in gold, blue, and white: "1953 / Jeanine / Alpha / Xi / Delta / Marilyn." Two flowers are also painted on the paddle.

Alpha Xi Delta Mug, 1953

 Item — Box: Alpha Xi Delta [1]
Scope and Contents One cream mug bearing the crest of sorority Alpha Xi Delta, the year 1953, and "Syn," the nickname of Syntha Judd Essex, class of 1953. Included with the mug is information about the mug provided by the donor, Ms. Syntha Judd Essex.

Alpha Xi Delta Pledge Paddle, circa 1962-1964

 Item — Object: Alpha Xi Delta [4]
Scope and Contents Alpha Xi Delta pledge paddle donated by Dorothy "Dotti" Mott Callahan, OU class of 1964.

Alpha Xi Delta pledge paddle of Marianne Kessler, 1953

 Item — Box: Alpha Xi Delta [3]
Scope and Contents Alpha Xi Delta pledge paddle given to active Marianne Kessler by "adopted" pledge daughter Jo Olsen French in 1953.

Alpha Xi Delta Sweatshirt of Helen Howell, circa 1953-1955

 Item — Box: Alpha Xi Delta [5]
Scope and Contents The UNO Artifact Collection includes objects related to the University of Nebraska at Omaha and its predecessor the University of Omaha, from circa 1908 to the present. The collection includes a diverse array of OU and UNO branded items, t-shirts, hats, sweaters, blankets, scrapbooks, proclamations, trophies, award plaques, flags, pennants, pins, pens, seat cushions, coffee mugs, toys, ephemera, memorabilia, and other objects.The bulk of this collection has not yet been...

Joan Olsen Papers

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: UNO-0180
Scope and Contents The collection gathered by Joan Olsen documents student activities of interest to her including her sorority and the Gateway student newspaper. The collection includes Alpha Xi Delta brcohures, posters, and other publicity material. Scripts for a program or pageant perhaps for the sorority as well as programs from university honors convocations, dance programs, and other events are in excellent condition. Also included are loose copies of the Gateway and a bound copy of the Gateway for the...