Blacksburg [Virginia] Odd Fellows Records, 1902-1969 (Ms1988-009)

Title

Blacksburg [Virginia] Odd Fellows Records, 1902-1969 (Ms1988-009)

Subject

Blacksburg (Va.)
Local/Regional History and Appalachian South
African American history
Montgomery County (Va.)

Description

The Blacksburg Odd Fellows lodge was probably formed in December of 1904. It was a branch of the Grand United Order of Odd Fellows, a mutual relief society for people of color.
The Blacksburg, Virginia Odd Fellows Records consist of financial records, correspondence, minute books, brochures of several annual conferences, by-laws and odd issues of the Odd Fellows Journal for the men's lodge. There are also correspondence, minutes and financial records for the women's group - the Household of Ruth.

Creator

Grand United Order of Odd Fellows in America, Tadmore Light Lodge #6184

Date

1902/1969

Identifier

Ms1988-009

Bibliographic Citation

Blacksburg [Virginia] Odd Fellows Records, 1902-1969, Ms1988-009, Special Collections, University Libraries, Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University.

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