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Annual 18th Meeting Minutes of the Grand Lodge, Improved Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks of the World

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Printed by:
Mooney's, American  Search this
Subject of:
Improved Benevolent and Protective Order of the Elks of the World, American, founded 1898  Search this
Medium:
ink on paper (fiber product)
Dimensions:
H x W x D: 8 3/4 × 5 7/8 × 1/4 in. (22.2 × 14.9 × 0.6 cm)
Type:
minutes
pamphlets
Place depicted:
Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, Ohio, United States, North and Central America
Place made:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Date:
1917
Description:
Minutes from the 18th Annual Meeting of the Improved Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks of the World. The meeting was held from April 28-30, 1917. The publication consists of over one hundred (100) pages bounded together with staples and adhered to a tan paper cover. The cover features black text flanking a round emblem in the center. The text reads [ANNUAL 18th MEETING / MINUTES OF THE GRAND LODGE / IMPROVED BENEVOLENT AND PROTECTIVE ORDER OF ELKS OF THE WORLD / Covened in Gray's Armory / CLEVELAND, OHIO / August 28th to 30th inclusive / NINETEEN HUNDRED AND SEVENTEEN]. At the center of the emblem is an image of an elk under the word [INCORPORATED] at the center. Text around the circumference reads [GRAND LODGE I.B.P.O.E. OF THE WORLD / CERVUS ALCES]. There are pencil notations covering the last page and back cover. Printed at the center of the back cover is a union logo and the text [73 / MOONEY'S NEW YORK]
Topic:
African American  Search this
Associations and institutions  Search this
Fraternal organizations  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number:
2013.46.17.9
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
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Classification:
Memorabilia and Ephemera
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
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http://n2t.net/ark:/65665/fd5c57eb065-74dd-4900-b159-e261d70cb8dd
EDAN-URL:
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