Independent Order of Odd Fellows, Hannibal, Missouri, Lodge #8 certificate
Scope and Contents
The collection contains a certificate of membership from Lodge #8, of Hannibal, Missouri, dated November 10, 1840.
- 1840 November 10
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Biographical / Historical
The Independent Organization of Odd Fellows is a fraternal organization that traces its roots back to 17th century England. The first North American Odd Fellows lodge was founded in Baltimore, Maryland, on April 26, 1819.
[Source: http://www.ioof.org/aboutus.html ]
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Language of Materials
The Independent Organization of Odd Fellows is a fraternal organization that traces its roots back to 17th century England. The collection contains a certificate of membership from Lodge #8, of Hannibal, Missouri, dated November 10, 1840.
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- Guide to the Independent Order of Odd Fellows, Hannibal, Missouri, Lodge #8 Certificate
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- Finding aid written in English.
- Funding for production of this finding aid was provided through a grant awarded by the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC).