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Salisbury-Rowan Lodge No. 100, Knights of Pythias Records, 1894-2000

Manuscript Collection #1176

Descriptive Summary Click here to collapse or expand the contents in this section of the finding aid

Title: Salisbury-Rowan Lodge No. 100, Knights of Pythias Records
Creators: Knights of Pythias Grand Lodge, Domain of North Carolina
Salisbury-Rowan Lodge No. 100, Knights of Pythias.
Repository: ECU Manuscript Collection
Languages: English
Abstract: These records (1894-2000) pertain to the Salisbury-Rowan Lodge No. 100 of the Knights of Pythias in North Carolina, the Salisbury Lodge No. 24 and the Rowan Lodge No. 100. Included are Minute books, Membership Roll books, semi-annual reports, correspondence, financial papers, applications for membership, withdrawal and transfer cards, dismissal and suspension certificates, rosters, directories, photographs and publications that contain procedures for ranks and rituals. Two documents (1898, undated) relate to the Zeb Vance Lodge No. 65 of North Carolina.
Extent: 3.6 Cubic feet, 11 boxes, consisting of ledgers, reports, correspondence, financial records, certificates, directories, rosters, photographs and publications

Administrative Information Click here to collapse or expand the contents in this section of the finding aid

Accessions Information

April 16, 2011, (unprocessed) 3.60 cubic feet; Records (1894-2000) include three Minute books for Salisbury Lodge No. 24 (1895-1922), five Minute books (1904-1922) and one Membership Roll book (1907-1923) for Rowan Lodge No. 100 and thirteen Minute books (1940-1993) and one Membership Roll book (1968-1974) for Salisbury-Rowan Lodge No. 100. Other materials include semi-annual reports (various from 1897 to 1968) for each lodge, correspondence (1906-1939), financial papers (1902-1916), applications for membership, withdrawal cards, transfer cards, dismissal and suspension certificates, rosters and directories, Grand Lodge cards, photographs, annual report-related documents, and publications (concerning procedures for ranks, ritual manuals, 1894 and 1896 Supreme Constitution and Supreme Statutes). Two documents (1898, undated) relate to the Zeb Vance Lodge No. 65. Donor: James R. Kirby.

Access Restrictions

No restrictions

Copyright Notice

Literary rights to specific documents are retained by the authors or their descendants in accordance with U.S. copyright law.

Preferred Citation

Salisbury-Rowan Lodge No. 100, Knights of Pythias Records (#1176), East Carolina Manuscript Collection, J.Y. Joyner Library, East Carolina University, Greenville, North Carolina, USA.

Acquisition Information

  • Gift of James R. Kirby

Preliminary Inventory Click here to collapse or expand the contents in this section of the finding aid

Below is material taken from a preliminary inventory and represents content from the collection that is unprocessed.

  • Box 6#1176.6
    • Folder a#1176.6.a
      Salisbury - Rowan Lodge No. 100 Minute book (Oct. 16, 1944-June 30, 1947) & Roll of Officers (July, 1944-Dec. 31, 1944). 1 item, July 1, 1944 - June 30, 1947.
    • Folder b#1176.6.b
      Salisbury Lodge No. 24 Minute Book (Organized Jan 19, 1882, with 28 Charter members) . 1 item, Apr.9, 1898 - Mar. 26, 1907.
  • Box 8#1176.8
    • Folder a#1176.8.a
      Rowan Lodge No. 100 Roll of Officers and Minute Book. 1 item, Jan. 4, 1904 - Jan 5, 1907.
    • Folder b#1176.8.b
      Rowan Lodge No. 100 Membership Book - Different person on each page & lists his payments of dues each year. 1 item, 1907 - 1923.
    • Folder c#1176.8.c
      Rowan Lodge No. 100 Roll of Officers and Minute Book. 1 item, Feb 28, 1916 - Feb 3, 1919.
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