|Creator:||Order Sons of Italy in America. Illinois Grand Lodge.|
|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.|
The Order Sons of Italy in America. Illinois Grand Lodge. collection is available for public research.
The Order Sons of Italy in America. Illinois Grand Lodge. collection is the physical property of the Immigration History Research Center, University of Minnesota.
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The Order Sons of Italy in America. Illinois Grand Lodge. Papers, Italian American Collection, Immigration History Research Center, University of Minnesota
|Italian Americans--Illinois--Societies, etc.|
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