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Order Sons of Italy in America. Camelia-Colombo Lodge No. 1294 (Klamath Falls, Ore.), Records

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Immigration History Research Center, College of Liberal Arts, University of Minnesota

Descriptive summary

Creator: Order Sons of Italy in America. Camelia-Colombo Lodge No. 1294 (Klamath Falls, Ore.)
Dates: 1924-1977
Abstract: Records of Camelia-Colombo No. 1294 consist of a statement of Supreme Venerable Stefano Miele (1935) and correspondence of the national lodge (1936-1937). Records include meeting minutes of Colombo No. 1294 (1924-1937), officers of Colombo No. 1294 (1925-1984), a membership list (1960), material of Camelia No. 1802 officers (1937-1964), and a Camelia No. 1802 membership list (1960). Also included are newsclippings (1960-1977), and a photograph of No. 1802 members and officers from Gloria No. 1503 (1937).
Quantity: 2 linear in.
Language: In English and Italian.
Collection ID: IHRC1743

HISTORICAL SKETCH

The Cristoforo Colombo Lodge No. 1294 was organized as a men's chapter of Order Sons of Italy in America in Klamath Falls, Oregon. This part of the state is under the jurisdiction of the Grand Lodge of California. In May, 1937, a women's lodge, Camelia Lodge No. 1802, was founded in the city. The lodges merged in December, 1964 to become Camelia-Colombo No. 1294.


DESCRIPTION OF THE COLLECTION


ACCESS RESTRICTIONS

The Order Sons of Italy in America. Camelia-Colombo Lodge No. 1294 (Klamath Falls, Ore.) collection is available for public research.

OWNERSHIP & LITERARY RIGHTS

The Order Sons of Italy in America. Camelia-Colombo Lodge No. 1294 (Klamath Falls, Ore.) collection is the physical property of the Immigration History Reseach Center, University of Minnesota.

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CITE AS

The Order Sons of Italy in America. Camelia-Colombo Lodge No. 1294 (Klamath Falls, Ore.) Records, Italian American Collection, Immigration History Research Center, University of Minnesota

Index Terms

Italian Americans--Oregon--Klamath Falls--Societies, etc.

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