The Hexagon, Volume 99, Number 3, Fall 2008

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Quarterly publication of the Alpha Chi Sigma chemistry fraternity containing articles related to chemistry research and the activities of the organization, including local chapters and groups.

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33-64 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm.

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Alpha Chi Sigma Autumn 2008.

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  • Main Title: The Hexagon, Volume 99, Number 3, Fall 2008
  • Serial Title: The Hexagon
  • Added Title: The Hexagon of Alpha Chi Sigma

Description

Quarterly publication of the Alpha Chi Sigma chemistry fraternity containing articles related to chemistry research and the activities of the organization, including local chapters and groups.

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33-64 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 28 cm.

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"Vol. XCIX, No. 3."

Pagination is continuous throughout volumes.

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  • Publication Title: The Hexagon
  • Volume: 99
  • Issue: 3

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Hexagon

Starting with the year 2000, this collection contains selected issues of The HEXAGON of Alpha Chi Sigma. This national professional fraternity was founded in 1902 at the University of Wisconsin-Madison and now has over fifty collegiate and professional chapters across the United States. The collection includes the "Rediscovery of the Elements" sesquidecade project of Dr. James L. and Virginia R. Marshall of the University of North Texas. In addition to the main articles, there are several other feature articles connected with the project as well as cover photographs taken by Virginia Marshall.

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  • Autumn 2008

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  • 1811 - 2008

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  • Nov. 2, 2012, 1:21 p.m.

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  • Dec. 12, 2012, 1:57 p.m.

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Alpha Chi Sigma. The Hexagon, Volume 99, Number 3, Fall 2008, periodical, Autumn 2008; Indianapolis, Indiana. (digital.library.unt.edu/ark:/67531/metadc111231/: accessed November 24, 2017), University of North Texas Libraries, Digital Library, digital.library.unt.edu; .