Delta Tau Delta / Kappa Theta I

The Hitchcock Club, founded in 1904, became Kappa Theta and Sigma Delta Rho in 1909. Kappa Theta purchased this house, Marsh House/Houghton Hall, at 34 Spring Street in Amherst, in 1909. They continuted to live there after joining the Delta Tau Delta fraternity in 1918 and until the construction of what is now known as Tyler House in 1932. (Archives & Special Collections, Buildings and Grounds Collection, box 6, folder 33).


The photograph above is found in the 1919 Amherst Olio.

At left, the old Delta Tau Delta/Kappa Theta house today. (Photo taken 12 October 2001).

View these other Amherstiana items featuring the Kappa Theta House:

Delta Tau Delta / Kappa Theta Photo

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