Alpha Chi Omega

DIGITAL HISTORY

New Member Pin with Ribbon, 1900

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New Member Pin with Ribbon, 1900

This small diamond-shaped pin is an example of the pins that served as the first official pledge pin of the Fraternity. Scarlet and olive ribbons are attached to the pin in a nod to the earlier practice of pledging new members with ribbons.

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1900

A small diamond-shaped pin enameled in half scarlet and half olive green with an inlaid gold lyre. Scarlet and olive ribbons are attached.

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