Albion Interactive History / Organizations / Sigma Chi

Albion Interactive History

Albion Interactive History / Organizations / Albion College

Sigma Chi Fraternity

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Past Chapter Houses
1100 E. Cass St., 1889-1966
Albion College campus

Description
The Sigma chi fraternity house was erected in 1886 at 1100 E. Cass St. It was the first fraternity house erected specifically to house Greeks at Albion College. It was used until 1966, at which time the fraternity moved into newly constructed modern facilities on E. Erie St. P13

Source: Frank Passic. A Pictorial History of Albion, Michigan; From the Archives of the Albion Historical Society. Dallas, Texas: Curtis Media Corporation. 1991.

With its beginnings as a secret society called the I.S.C. (ImpromptuSpeaking Club), Alpha Pi chapter of Sigma Chi was installed at Albion in1886. The house shown here was built in 1889 and was located at 1100 E. CassStreet. It was the first fraternity house erected specifically to housefraternity members at Albion. During WWII the house was called theInterfraternity and Independent Hall.

Source: Alby Zatkoff, 2002.


Intrafraternity and Independent House (Sigma Chi)