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Phi Epsilon Pi Fraternity

 Organization

Found in 2 Collections and/or Records:

Maurice Jacobs Papers

 Collection
Identifier: P-916
Abstract

The collection consists of correspondence between Maurice Jacobs and important Jewish organizations and individuals. The majority of the collection consists of Jacobs' correspondence between organizations such as colleges, universities, and notable local and national Jewish organizations. The collection documents the years 1926 to 1985, with the bulk of the material dating from 1947 to 1985. Besides correspondence, the papers contain clippings, memos, photographs, agendas, reports, and meeting minutes.

Dates: undated, 1926, 1937, 1940, 1944, 1947-1985

Records of the Phi Epsilon Pi Fraternity

 Collection
Identifier: I-76
Abstract

The Phi Epsilon Pi fraternity, active between 1904 and 1970 with a predominantly Jewish membership, was established in New York City and eventually opened at least 48 chapters on college campuses across the U.S. and one in Canada. The bulk of the records in this collection were generated, received and collected by the national fraternity officers between 1912 and the late 1950s. Topics represented include black-Jewish relations, military service in WWI and WWII, educational, housing and occupational discrimination, and WWII refugee aid. Materials consist of correspondence, reports, minutes, clippings, serial publications, photographs, pins, financial records, floor plans, manuals, and directories.

Dates: 1912-1969

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African Americans -- Relations with Jews 1
Agendas (administrative records) 1
Antisemitism -- United States 1
Discrimination in education 1
Ephemera (general object genre) 1