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Roy Davis collection of African American masonic programs

 Unprocessed — Box: 1
Identifier: ViU-2021-0028

Content Description

This collection contains thirty-two programs of Masonic related events. Twenty-seven are souvenir programs from African American Masonic meetings and events belonging to Roy Davis, a resident of Norwalk, Connecticut active in the Prince Hall Grand Chapter of New England. In addition to these are five programs for miscellaneous African American society events in the Northeast. Most of the programs were for events taking place in Connecticut between the late 1960s and early 1980s. Included are masonic programs from the Order of the Eastern Star, which is for women.

Acquisition Type

Purchase

Provenance

Purchased 9 November 2020.

Restrictions Apply

No

Access Restrictions

This collection is minimally processed and open for research.

Creator

Extent

.5 Cubic Feet (1 legal document box )

Inventory

An excellent inventory created by the vendor and is part of the control folder for this collection.