Delta Kappa Epsilon

Delta Kappa Epsilon (HMKHZ)

Location: Tuscaloosa, AL 35401 Tuscaloosa County
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Country: United States of America
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N 33° 12.625', W 87° 32.992'

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Psi Chapter of Delta Kappa Epsilon fraternity first Greek letter fraternity at The University of Alabama. Organized by Louis J. DuPre, chapter installed June 20, 1847. First members initiated at Indian Queen Hotel by Charles Foote of Phi Chapter at Yale College.

ΔKE house built 1916. Because of its location is known as "The Mansion on the Hill."

Marker Reverse:
Psi Chapter of Delta kappa Epsilon fraternity installed at The University of Alabama June 20, 1847.

The Charter members were:
Edward G. Baptist · James I. Bonner · Louis J. DuPre · Charles F. Henry · Edward L. Jones · John H. Lee · Richard B. Owen · Charles A. Pegues · Thaddeus H. Perry · George W. F. Price · Peyton W. Reynolds · Milford F. Woodruff
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HM NumberHMKHZ
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Year Placed1982
Placed ByAlabama Historical Association
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Date Added Thursday, September 25th, 2014 at 6:17am PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)16S E 448755 N 3674748
Decimal Degrees33.21041667, -87.54986667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 12.625', W 87° 32.992'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 12' 37.50" N, 87° 32' 59.52" W
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Area Code(s)205
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 101 Stadium Dr, Tuscaloosa AL 35401, US
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