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Chester N. Terry letter

 Collection — Folder: 1 (shares a clamshell box)
Identifier: CA 1873 Apr 17

Scope and Contents

The collection contains a letter dated April 17, 1873, from (Oregon) Grand Secretary of the International Order of Odd Fellows (IOOF), Chester N. Terry, to J. T. Apperson, the Grand Master of the Grand Lodge of Oregon. In the letter, Terry informs Apperson that the brothers in Independence are now ready to institute their lodge and have set a date to do so formally.

Dates

  • 1873 April 17

Creator

Conditions Governing Access

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Conditions Governing Use

Property rights reside with Special Collections and University Archives, University of Oregon Libraries. Copyright resides with the creators of the documents or their heirs. All requests for permission to publish collection materials must be submitted to Special Collections and University Archives. The reader must also obtain permission of the copyright holder.

Extent

0.025 linear feet (1 container) : 1 folder

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

The collection contains a letter dated April 17, 1873, from (Oregon) Grand Secretary of the International Order of Odd Fellows (IOOF), Chester N. Terry, to J. T. Apperson, the Grand Master of the Grand Lodge of Oregon. In the letter, Terry informs Apperson that the brothers in Independence are now ready to institute their lodge and have set a date to do so formally.

Related Materials

Other collections relating to Independent Order of Odd Fellows at Special Collections and University Archives include:

G. W. Connell letter, CA 1873 Mar 4;

N.O. Parker letter, CA 1872 Dec 21;

Chester N. Terry letters, CA 1873 Mar 19;

Independent Order of Odd Fellows, Hannibal, Missouri, Lodge #8 certificate, CA 1840 Nov 10;

Odd Fellows Hall Association (Portland, Or.) contract, CA 1869 June 7;;

Independent Order of Odd Fellows, Empire City, Or. correspondence, CA 1872 Sept 23;

Independent Order of Odd Fellows, Blue Mountain Lodge of Canyon City, Or. correspondence, CA 1873 Jan 30;

Independent Order of Odd Fellows, Grand Lodge of Oregon records, B 073;

Independent Order of Odd Fellows, Spencer Butte Lodge No. 9 records, Coll 379.

Processing Information

Collection processed by staff.

This finding aid may be updated periodically to account for new acquisitions to the collection and/or revisions in arrangement and description.

This collection received a basic level of processing including minimal organization and rehousing.

Description information is drawn in part from information supplied with the collection and initial surveys of the contents.

Title
Guide to the Chester N. Terry Letter
Status
Complete Description
Author
Tanya Parlet.
Date
2013
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
English
Script of description
Latin
Language of description note
Finding aid written in English
Sponsor
Funding for production of this finding aid was provided through a grant awarded by the National Historical Publications and Records Commission (NHPRC).

Repository Details

Part of the University of Oregon Libraries, Special Collections and University Archives Repository

Contact:
1299 University of Oregon
Eugene OR 97403-1299 USA