Josephine M. Falco papers
The Josephine M. Falco Order Sons of Italy in America collection (1940-1981) consists of books on Grand Lodge statutes (1940), rituals (1957), and Constitution and Supreme Laws (1962). Also included are Massachusetts Grand Lodge convention books (1973-1981), miscellaneous correspondence, materials pertaining to a Grand Lodge-USO project to send cookies to troops in Vietnam (1966), to March of Dimes Walkathon (1977), to Falco's tenure as President of the OSIA Massachusetts Grand Lodge Benfit Insurance Corporation, correspondence and booklets relating to the Fernald League for Retarded Children (1973-1978), newspaper clippings, and photographs.
- Falco, Josephine M. (Person)
Language of Materials
Mainly in English; a few items in Italian
Open for use in the Elmer L. Andersen Library reading room.
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Josephine M. Falco served as Supreme Recording Secretary of the Order Sons of Italy in America (1985-1988). She was also 2nd Assistant Grand Venerable of the OSIA Massachusetts Grand Lodge (1977-1983) and Grand Recording Secretary of that Lodge.
6 linear inches
- Insurance, Fraternal -- Massachusetts. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Italian Americans -- Charities. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Italian Americans -- Massachusetts -- Societies, etc. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Italian Americans -- Societies, etc. Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Soldiers -- Recreation Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings
- Inventory of the Josephine M. Falco papers.
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- Describing Archives: A Content Standard
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- Finding Aid in English
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