The University of Missouri — the first state university west of the Mississippi River — was founded in 1839. In 1909, after years of petitioning, 17 members of Delta Psi, a long-standing local on the Columbia campus, received its charter — becoming Alpha Mu Chapter.
From the very beginning, Theta alumnae have distinguished themselves in their careers and their volunteer endeavors. In fact, some are so well-known that they’re household names, and many have the distinction of being the first women in their professional fields. The archives takes this opportunity to recognize some of our more notable sisters.
Alpha Mu Historical Documents from the Archives
Click on the documents below for a variety of historical documents about the chapter.