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Fraternal organizations

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 60 Collections and/or Records:

American Hellenic Educational Progressive Association (AHEPA) records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: IHRC98

Collection contains bound correspondence pertaining to the local chapters of AHEPA for the period of 1922-1950 (Series 1). Additional organizational records including supreme convention minutes (1929-1980), convention summary minutes (1925-1981), yearbooks (1936-1981), the AHEPAN magazine (1927-1981), lists of officers, and death records were microfilmed. Selected microfilm reels were digitized in 2021 and are available under Subseries 1 of Series 2.

Dates: 1922-1950

Ancient Free and Accepted Masons of Minnesota, Duluth (Minn.) records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S3071

The collection contains bylaws, 1890, of the Palestine Lodge; officers and membership list, 1890, and a 1932 poster of the charter members of the Ionic Lodge; and officers and membership list, 1892, of the Euclid Lodge.

Dates: 1890-1932; Majority of material found in 1890-1892, 1932

Arthur Cambridge papers

Identifier: IHRC3277

Photograph of the participants in the 7th convention of the National Slovak Society, held on May 21-26, 1899 in Chicago, Illinois. Included are portraits of the founding and leading members of the Society (established in 1890) such as P.V. Rovnianek, A.S. Ambrose, A. Mamatey, M. Feriencik, I. Podkrivacky and others.

Dates: 1899

B'nai B'rith Youth Organization collection

Identifier: umja0194

This collection consists of materials partaining to B'nai B'rith Youth Organization's local chapters of Aleph Zadic Aleph (AZA) and B'nai B'rith Girls (BBG), two Jewish youth leadership organizations.

Dates: 1963-1971

Delta Kappa Gamma Society International Duluth Chapters records

 Collection — Box 1 IP
Identifier: S3710

The collection consists of Kappa chapter minutes (1950-1986); Beta chapter minutes (1992, 2004-2011), state convention reports (1971-2003); membership directories for Tau State (1952-1986), Beta (1944, 1957-2004) and Kappa (1950-1982); Kappa scrapbooks (1950-1981).

Dates: 1939-2011

Duluth Court #9, Order of the Amaranth, Lakeside Masonic Temple, Duluth, Minnesota

 Collection — Box SC
Identifier: S6173

The collection contains one volume of minutes that includes names of members, offices held, order of meeting, proceedings, treasurer’s reports, and other information.

Dates: April 19, 1940 - December 19, 1947

Kenneth Duncan scrapbooks

Identifier: S3134

The collection consists of four scrapbooks containing letters, news clippings, text of a speech and ephemera.

Dates: 1953-1970

Frank Orrico papers

 Collection — Folder 1
Identifier: IHRC2554
Abstract OSIA records - National (convention booklets, 1959, 1965); State (California convention booklet, 1959); Local (Washington Fedele No. 1469 - life membership certificate of Clorinda Orrico, 1979, and 1967 certificate 25 years, Washington Rento No. 1967 - meritorious award, Frank Orrico, 1969); Non-OSIA (correspondence of Frank Orrico, 1962-1963, certificate Cavaliere dell-Ordine Al Merito, Republic of Italy ,1962, certificate Stella della Solidarieta Italiana, Republic of Italy,...
Dates: 1929-1976

Gary Filerman papers

Identifier: umja0124

This collection consists of professional papers and documents of Gary Filerman regarding his role in hospital administration as well as materials from the Aleph Zadik Aleph fraternal organization.

Dates: 1950-2010

Harold Smith papers

Identifier: umja0110

This collection consists of materials collected by Harold Smith, an active Jewish community member.

Dates: 1903-2005

Helen Hatab Samhan collection

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: IHRC2356
Abstract Collection consists of correspondence and financial records of the Mount Lebanon Relief Committee (New York), chaired by N.A. Mokarzel, Al-Hoda Editor. Included is a donation account ledger of the organization. The committee appeared to be initiated at the start of World War I, probably in conjunction with the Lebanon League of Progress. The ledger documents donations from immigrants in the Americas. Additionally, there are documents received by the Mount Lebanon Relief Committee from the...
Dates: 1916-1926

Richard H. Hudelson labor history research collection

Identifier: S6143

The collections contains research materials compiled to write Dr. Hudelson's book published by the University of Minnesota Press in 2006 titled By the Ore Docks: A Working People’s History of Duluth.

Dates: 1880-2006; Majority of material found in 1883-1978

Ira Butler Jones papers

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: S4400

The papers are not extensive but sketch for us family relationships and three interests of Ira Jones: the temperance movement, which he helped to establish in communities where he lived; fraternal organization affiliation, specifically Good Templars; and the religious denomination Christian Science.

Dates: 1860-1920; Majority of material found in 1860-1911, 1920

Kiwanis Club of Friendly Duluth records

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S6088

The collection holds director’s minutes January 30, 1917-December 31, 1924, January 8, 1926-1928; membership meeting minutes October 10, 1916-December 31, 1924, January 8, 1926-1928; meeting notices; Kiwi News.

Dates: 1916-1989; Majority of material found in 1916-1928, 1989

Knights of Pythias Castle Hall Kitchi Gammi Lodge #123 records

 Collection — Volume 1
Identifier: S4445

The collection consists of a single, handwritten volume of the minutes, disbursements and receipts of the lodge.

Dates: 1893-1920

Knights Templar, Duluth (Minn.) records

 Collection — Box SC
Identifier: S3073

The collection contains constitution and by-laws, 1887; membership list, 1892, of Duluth Commandery No. 18 Knights Templar, organized in 1885; and official program from the Seventieth Annual Conclave of the Grand Commandery Knights Templar of Minnesota held in Duluth in 1935.

Dates: 1887-1892; Majority of material found in 1887, 1892, 1935

Korp! Amicitia USAs (Estonian Student Sorority Amicitia in USA) records

Identifier: IHRC3496

Correspondence, minutes, newsletters, greeting cards, bulletins, guestbook.

Dates: 1969-1992

Korp! Filiae Patriae USAs (Filiae Patriae Estonian Sorority in the U.S.A.) records

Identifier: IHRC2967

Constitution documents, minutes, member lists, correspondence, accounting documents, questionnaires.

Dates: 1935-2001

Korp! Fraternitas Liviensis võõrsil (Fraternitas Liviensis Estonian Fraternity in Exile) records

Identifier: IHRC3044

This collection contains: constitutions, rules of procedure, correspondence, and questionnaires.

Dates: 1948-1995

Korp! Indla USAs (Estonian Student Sorority Indla in USA) records

Identifier: IHRC3518

Newsletters, member lists, rules of procedure, a photograph.

Dates: 1982-1983

Korp! Rotalia USAs (Rotalia Estonian Fraternity in USA) records

Identifier: IHRC3043

Constitutions, rules of procedure, circular letters, member lists, correspondence, publications

Dates: 1945-2000

Korp! Ugala USAs (Ugala Estonian Student Association in USA) records

Identifier: IHRC3081

Constitutions, correspondence, accounting documents, brochures

Dates: 1951-1998

Latvian Welfare Association of Cleveland, Ohio records

 Collection — Box 1
Identifier: IHRC2908

6 binders containing correspondence, meeting minutes and other documentation pertaining to the Asscoiation's Cleveland Chapter (Daugavas Vanagu).

Dates: 1967-1978