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Fraternal organizations -- Oregon

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 4 Collections and/or Records:

William H. Hammond papers

Identifier: Coll 462

William H. Hammond (1908-2001) served in the military during World War II and in state agencies in Oregon for much of his career. He was active in fraternal organizations including the Kiwanis. The collection consists of documentation of Hammond's career and colleagues.

Dates: 1917-circa 1965

Independent Order of Odd Fellows, Grand Lodge of Oregon records

 Collection — Folder 1: [Barcode: 35025042926275]
Identifier: B 073

The Independent Organization of Odd Fellows is a fraternal organization that traces its roots back to 17th century England; the first Odd Fellows lodge in Oregon was organized in 1852, in Salem. The collection (1891-1893) contains the transactions of Grand Master Abel D. Helman, of the Grand Chapter of Oregon.

Dates: 1891-1893

N.O. Parker letter

 Collection — Multiple collection box [CA 1872 Dec 21] 1: [Barcode: i50091529]
Identifier: CA 1872 Dec 21

The collection contains a letter dated December 21, 1872 from N. O. Parker, a member of Fidelity Lodge no. 36, of the Independent Order of Odd Fellows (IOOF) to J. T. Apperson, an IOOF Most Worthy Grand Master. The letter asks for a dispensation for Fidelity Lodge.

Dates: 1872 December 21

Chester N. Terry letters

 Collection — Multiple collection box [CA 1873 Mar 19] 1: [Barcode: i50102953]
Identifier: CA 1873 Mar 19

The collection contains two letters, dated March 14th and 19th of 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 letters, Terry informs Apperson that about members who would like to form new lodges, other dispensation requests, and member news.

Dates: March 1873