Group image of Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. founders

Founders

Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc. was founded on January 13, 1913 by 22 collegiate women at Howard University to promote academic excellence and provide assistance to those in need.

Image of Osceola Macarthy Adams
Osceola
Macarthy
Adams
Image of Marguerite Young Alexander
Marguerite
Young
Alexander
Image of Winona Cargile Alexander
Winona
Cargile
Alexander
Image of Ethel Cuff Black
Ethel
Cuff
Black
Image of Bertha Pitts Campbell
Bertha
Pitts
Campbell
Image of Zephyr Chisom Carter
Zephyr
Chisom
Carter
Image of Edna Brown Coleman
Edna
Brown
Coleman
Image of Jessie McGuire Dent
Jessie
McGuire
Dent
Image of Frederica Chase Dodd
Frederica
Chase
Dodd
Image of Myra Davis Hemmings
Myra
Davis
Hemmings
Image of Olive C. Jones
Olive
C.
Jones
Image of Jimmie Bugg Middleton
Jimmie
Bugg
Middleton
Image of Pauline Oberdorfer Minor
Pauline
Oberdorfer
Minor
Image of Vashti Turley Murphy
Vashti
Turley
Murphy
Image of Naomi Sewell Richardson
Naomi
Sewell
Richardson
Image of Mamie Reddy Rose
Mamie
Reddy
Rose
Image of Eliza Pearl Shippen
Eliza
Pearl
Shippen
Image of Florence Letcher Toms
Florence
Letcher
Toms
Image of Ethel Carr Watson
Ethel
Carr
Watson
Image of Wertie Blackwell Weaver
Wertie
Blackwell
Weaver
Image of Madree Penn White
Madree
Penn
White
Image of Edith Motte Young
Edith
Motte
Young