Delta Kappa Epsilon



Delta Kappa Epsilon


Psi Chapter of Delta Kappa Epsilon fraternity first Greek letter fraternity at the University of Alabama. Organized by Louis J. DuPré, chapter installed June 20, 1847. First members initiated at Indian Queen Hotel by Charles Foote of Phi Chapter at Yale College.
Δ.K.E. house built 1916. Because of its location is known as "The Mansion on the Hill."
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 DuPré, 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.


Placed by the Alabama Historical Association

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At Delta Kappa Epsilon house (946 University Boulevard), on the lawn near the corner of University Boulevard and Stadium Drive


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