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Konosioni Senior Honor Society records, A1295

Identifier: A1295

Scope and Contents

This collection contains records from the Konosioni Senior Honor Society and its predecessor organizations, the Skull and Scroll Society and Gorgon's Head.


  • Creation: 1914 - 1981

Conditions Governing Access

Collection is open for research.

Historical note

According to their website, Colgate University's Konosioni Senior Honor Society is "a peer-selected group recognizing outstanding leadership, dedicated service to the community and the preservation of tradition." They were formed in the early 1930s with the merging of Colgate's first two senior honor societies, Skull and Scroll (founded in 1908) and Gorgon's Head (founded in 1912).

Konosioni website, accessed November 25, 2014, Howard Williams, A History of Colgate, 1819-1869 1819-1869 (New York: Van Nostrand Reinhold, 1969), 277, 306,


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Related Materials

A1009, Colgate University Communications photographs, contains a few negatives from 2000-2001 depicting Konosioni events.

A1020, the Colgate University Department of Athletics records, contains a file on the Skull and Scroll Society maintained by former athletic director Bill Reid.

Guide to the Konosioni Senior Honor Society records
Allyson Smally
December 1, 2014
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Repository Details

Part of the Special Collections and University Archives, Colgate University Libraries Repository

13 Oak Drive
Case Library and Geyer Center for Information Technology
Colgate University
Hamilton New York 13346 United States US
315-228-7934 (Fax)