University of Minnesota

Order Sons of Italy in America. Maryland Grand Lodge., 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, Maryland Grand Lodge.
Dates: 1925-1987
Abstract: The Order Sons of Italy in America, Maryland Grand Lodge was founded in 1920. Records (1925-1987) consist of Supreme lodge records, convention booklets (1965-1983), Birth Defect Campaign reports (1968-1975), and Supreme Council minutes (1975-1980). Grand Lodge records consist of convention minutes and reports Grand Council minutes (1970-1987), district meeting minutes (1975-1977), reports of the culture committee, Italian Festival, social activities, and corresondence (1965-1985), state lodge ledgers and financial reports (1965-1985), mortuary fund records 91948-1972), Amenitar Awards programs, copies of The Forum newspaper and its business records (1970-1986), local lodge records including membership and officers lists and correspondence. Also included are photographs, non-OSIA publications such as Il Giornalino, the Italian Times of Maryland, and Agenzia Ansa.
Quantity: 29 linear ft.
Language: Mainly in English; some items in Italian.
Collection ID: IHRC1807

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ACCESS RESTRICTIONS

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

OWNERSHIP & LITERARY RIGHTS

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

Index Terms

Italian Americans--Maryland--Societies, etc.
Ethnic festivals.
Ethnic theater.
Italian Americans--Charities.
Italian American newspapers.

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