R. H. Lancaster Lodge No. 1370, Grand United Order of Odd Fellows of the State of Virginia Finding Aid MS076

R. H. Lancaster Lodge No. 1370, Grand United Order of Odd Fellows of the State of Virginia Finding Aid MS076


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Local History and Special Collections Branch, Alexandria Library

717 Queen Street
Alexandria, VA 22314
pwalker@alexlibraryva.org
URL: http://alexlibraryva.org/lhsc

Michele Lee, Reference Librarian

Repository
Local History and Special Collections Branch, Alexandria Library
Identification
MS076
Title
R. H. Lancaster Lodge No. 1370, Grand United Order of Odd Fellows of the State of Virginia Records (MS076)1890-1910
Quantity
.47 Cubic Feet
Language
English .

Administrative Information

Preferred Citation

[Item identification], R. H. Lancaster Lodge No. 1370, Grand United Order of Odd Fellows of the State of Virginia Records, MS076, Alexandria Library, Local History/Special Collections, Alexandria, Va


Content Description

This collection consists of correspondence and financial records of the Lancaster Lodge, an Alexandria black fraternal organization. Among the contents are reports, minutes of meetings, dues records and records of elected officers.

Arrangement

Chronological. The financial documents and correspondence are often inseparable. Thus, this collection remains in the order imposed by the donor.

Subjects and Indexing Terms

  • African Americans -- Virginia -- Alexandria.
  • Independent Order of Odd Fellows
  • R. H. Lancaster Lodge No. 1370

General

The records are not the originals but are photocopies.

Container List

Financial Records and Correspondence
1890-1911
  • Text box: 1 folder: 1
    Financial Records
    1890-1893
  • Text box: 1 folder: 2
    Financial Records
    1894-1896
  • Text box: 1 folder: 3
    Financial Records
    1897-1911
  • Text box: 1 folder: 4
    Correspondence
    1890-1892
  • Text box: 1 folder: 5
    Correspondence
    1892
  • Text box: 1 folder: 6
    Correspondence
    1893-1894
  • Text box: 1 folder: 7
    Correspondence
    1895
  • Text box: 1 folder: 8
    Correspondence
    1896
  • Text box: 1 folder: 9
    Correspondence
    1896
  • Text box: 1 folder: 10
    Correspondence
    1897-1898
  • Text box: 1 folder: 11
    Correspondence
    1899-1902
  • Text box: 1 folder: 12
    Correspondence
    1903
  • Text box: 1 folder: 13
    Correspondence
    1904-1905
  • Text box: 1 folder: 14
    Correspondence
    1906-1908
  • Text box: 1 folder: 15
    Correspondence
    1909
  • Text box: 1 folder: 16
    Correspondence
    1910-1911
  • Text box: 1 folder: 17
    Correspondence
    1911