Fonds glen-3447 - Order of the Eastern Star fonds

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Order of the Eastern Star fonds

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GLEN glen-3447

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  • [ca. 1916-1996] (Creation)
    Order of the Eastern Star. Unity Chapter No. 26

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50 cm of textual records

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The Order of the Eastern Star was established in 1850 by Robert Morris of Boston. It has approximately 10,000 chapters in twenty countries, including Canada. Membership is open to those 18 years of age, mostly women, who have specific relationships to Masons. Unity Chapter No.26 was established in Calgary, Alberta in 1916 and Wimodausis Chapter No.70 was established in Bowden, Alberta in about 1927.

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The fonds consists of scrapbook of Unity Chapter (ca. 1916-1968); and correspondence, memberships, and reports of Wimodausis Chapter, (ca. 1927-1996).

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Gift of Olive Hillman, 2007.


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  • The material is in English.

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Record No. M-9216<br><br>

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