National Honor Society, Alpha Chapter of Iowa, 1922-2012

Collection Overview

Title: National Honor Society, Alpha Chapter of Iowa, 1922-2012

Record Series: 25/08/16

Creator: National Honor Society

Date: 1922-2012

Extent: 1.46 linear feet, 2 boxes

Repository: Special Collections and University Archives, Rod Library, University of Northern Iowa.

Language: This material is entirely in English.

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Preferred Citation: [Identification of item] in the National Honor Society, Alpha Chapter of Iowa collection, 1922-2012, Archives Record Series 25/08/16, [box and folder number], University Archives, Rod Library, University of Northern Iowa

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Historical Note

This collection came to the University of Northern Iowa Archives shortly after the closing of the Malcolm Price Laboratory School in 2012. 

Scope and Content

The black academic regalia in this collection may be for use by the general student population rather than for honor students.  But all of the regalia came in one shipment, so it has been kept together. 


Box 1

Chapter charter, November 2, 1922, located in 25/22/01 Laboratory School Plaques and Certificates, Box 3

Membership book, organized year by year, 1922-2012

Northern University High School National Honor Society induction ceremony programs

National Honor Society national handbook, 1974

National Honor Society adhesive stickers

National Honor Society national lapel pins, some attached to membership cards, some with "10" laveliers

Northern University High School Honor lapel pins

Box 2

National Honor Society banner, blue and yellow, 51" X 25"

National Honor Society academic regalia polyester stoles:  nine blue and one lavender

Academic regalia mortarboards:  two silver and two black

Academic regalia gowns:  two silver, one gray, and five black

Academic regalia gown collars:  two white

Processing Information

Collection initially processed by University Archivist Gerald L. Peterson, 2012; addition material added, June 2015; updated, June 15, 2015 (GP). Updated by Library Associate Dave Hoing, February 2018. Linear feet updated on August 31, 2017.

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