Sons of Staunton African American Fraternal Lodge minutes book
Manuscript minutes book of the Sons of Staunton African American Fraternal Lodge in Staunton, Virginia. Containing 154 pages of manuscript in pencil, dated 1914-1919. The Sons of Staunton Lodge no.1833 Grand United Order of Odd Fellow, an African American masonic lodge based in Staunton, Virginia. Each entry lists the officers present, the amount of dues paid, and any other business attended to during the meetings. Also included is a 1927 letter on letterhead of the King Harem Lodge, a sister lodge based in Staunton, two leaves from a 1920's minutes book, a rental receipt for a post office box by the King Hiram Lodge, and a church program from Mount Zion Baptist Church in Staunton, Virginia, Sunday September 12, 1948.
- 1914-1919; 1927; 1948
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0.03 Cubic Feet (one letter size folder) : minute book, receipts, letter, program
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This collection was purchased from AJeffrey Rovenpor by the Small Special Collections Library at the University of Virginia Library on July 1, 2021.
- Sons of Staunton African American Fraternal Lodge Minute book
- Ellen Welch
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