Archives Photograph Collection

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title:

Alpha Kappa Nu

image number:

P0041921

description:

This image scanned from page 2 of "The Story of Kappa Alpha Psi" by William L. Crump and C. Rodger Wilson (1972, 2nd edition).

Alpha Kappa Nu should be considered the first African-American fraternity at Indiana University. It is not known for how long they were in operation.
They never make an appearance in the Arbutus yearbook.

Note: Kappa Alpha Nu was formed on January 5, 1911. On January 1, 1915 the name was changed to Kappa Alpha Psi.

date taken:

1903

personal name:

Knight, James

personal name:

Thompson, Howard

personal name:

Keemer, E. B.

personal name:

Williamson, Fred

personal name:

Hodge, John

personal name:

Reynolds, Thomas

personal name:

Hill

personal name:

Roberts, R. A.

personal name:

Merrill, Gordon

location of individuals:

(Seated L to R) James Knight, Howard Thompson, E. B. Keemer, Fred Williamson. (Standing L to R) John Hodge, Thomas Reynolds, Hill, R. A. Roberts, Gordon Merrill.

corporate name:

Kappa Alpha Psi

corporate name:

Kappa Alpha Nu

corporate name:

Alpha Kappa Nu

topic:

Minorities

topic:

Fraternities & sororities

city:

Bloomington

state:

Indiana

series:

Groups