University of Minnesota

Order Sons of Italy in America. Illinois Grand Lodge., Papers

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

Descriptive summary

Creator: Order Sons of Italy in America. Illinois Grand Lodge.
Dates: 1924-1987
Abstract: The Order Sons of Italy in America, Illinois Grand Lodge, was founded in 1924. Records include Illinois Grand Convention minutes (1955-1987), Columbus Day banquet programs (1973, 1987), scholarship awards (1977-1983), and Grand Lodge and local lodge officer lists (1955-1987). Also included are materials relating to activities and programs of the Illinois Grand Lodge such as insurance policies, applications, correspondence, and benefits (1924-1987), juvenile insurance policy holders (1937-1970), and death benefits paid (1925-1931). In addition, there are miscellaneous issues of "Il Leone," the Illinois Grand Lodge newsletter (1975-1977); membership applications (1921-1968); local lodge membership lists (1979-1982); material relating to the Enrico Fermi Memorial Fund, the National Home Fund, Villa Scalabrini Brick Sale Phase III, and several ritual books, by-laws, OSIA Constitution and General Laws, and photographs.
Quantity: 4 linear ft.
Language: Mainly in English; some items in Italian.
Collection ID: IHRC1789

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The Order Sons of Italy in America. Illinois Grand Lodge. collection is available for public research.

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The Order Sons of Italy in America. Illinois Grand Lodge. 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. Illinois Grand Lodge. Papers, Italian American Collection, Immigration History Research Center, University of Minnesota

Index Terms

Italian Americans--Illinois--Societies, etc.

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