20th century fraternities
In the first part of the 20th century fraternities didn't have a stigma. They were a home away from home at Penn State, a place where friendships were forged that lasted a lifetime. Take a walk through history with these photos from Jackson-Township historical preservation.
Chi Phi Fraternity House in the 1920's.
Phi Epsilon Pi Fraternity House in 1938.
Kappa Sigma Fraternity in 1920.
Kappa Delta Rho Fraternity House in the 1930's.
Phi Kappa Psi Fraternity House in the 1930's.
Acacia Fraternity House in 1939.
Beta Theta Pi Fraternity House in 1916.
Theta Kappa Phi Fraternity House in 1940.
Beta theta Pi building: Building of the Beta Theta Pi fraternity near Penn State College in the town of State College, Centre County in 1929. Construction is being done by H. O. Smith and the State College Construction Company. This view looks South from the construction location on N. Burrowes Street. Rec. Hall is visible in the upper left corner of the photo.
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