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Independent Order of Good Samaritans and Daughters of Samaria material. Gladys Stover, Bright Light Lodge #10, Elizabethton, Tenn.

 Collection
Identifier: MM.2000.013

Scope and Contents

Materials re: the Union Lodges of the Independent Order of Good Samaritans and Daughters of Samaria material. Includes: one page of a printed typed Christmas service program, no date. 1 pc. ; typed program, no date. 1 pc.; typed printed program, no date. 1 pc.; handwritten note re: dues of Sis. Emma Gorman and Sis. Bessie Taylor, AN fragment. 1 pc.; printed booklet (no title) re ‘opening’ and other ceremonies for [Independent Order of Good Samaritans]. Printed by Fitzsimmons Printing Co., Elizabethton, Tenn. No date. 35 pp. 1 pc. (green cover); ‘Rules of the Reserve Fund Department of the I. O. of G. S. and D. of S.’ Bristol, Tenn. June 15, 1910. Printed. 4 pp. (1 pc.); “Opening, Closing, Initiatory and Installation Ceremonies of the Union Lodges of the Independent Order of Good Samaritans and Daughters of Samaria”. Press of the Torch Light, Danville, Ky. 1913. 36 pp. 1 vol. ; Good Samaritan Reserve Fund certificate to Gladys Stover, Bright Light Lodge #10, Elizabethton, Tenn. December 28, 1946. Printed form. 1 pc. (Fragile); Payment card of Gladys Stover, Elizabethton, Tenn. 1947-1948. 1 pc.; Burial Service of the I. O. of G. S. and D. of S. Fitzsimmons Printing Co., Elizabethton, Tenn. 1955. 11 pp. 1 pc.; Bright Light Lodge #10 sick requests for Sis. Mamie Burns. May 24, 1957. AD 1 p. Identified by seller as an African-American (‘Black’) organization.

Dates

  • 1910-1957

Conditions Governing Access

Material is available for research. Prior arrangement MUST be made by contacting the Calvin M. McClung Historical Collection at mcclung-archivist@knoxlib.org

Extent

1 folder

General

Material from the estate of Gladys Stover, Carter County, Tenn.
Title
Independent Order of Good Samaritans and Daughters of Samaria material. Gladys Stover, Bright Light Lodge #10, Elizabethton, Tenn.
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script

Repository Details

Part of the Calvin M. McClung Historical Collection Repository

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