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Indiana -- Societies and clubs

 Subject
Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 86 Collections and/or Records:

Alton Woman's Christian Temperance Union minutes

 Collection — Folder S3481
Identifier: S3481
Scope and Contents This collection includes the minutes of the October 13, 1899 meeting of the Alton (Indiana) Woman's Christian Temperance Union (W.C.T.U.) held at the Methodist Episcopal church. The women who attended were Mrs. Riddle, Mrs. Brooks, Susan Roberts, Mary Rohl, Cora Parr, and Katie Wilson. The brief handwritten minutes were recorded on Peckinpaugh, Harrison and Co. letterhead.
Dates: 1899/10/13

Belleville Lodge No. 65, Free and Accepted Masons historical sketch

 Collection — Folder S2369
Identifier: S2369
Scope and Contents This collection includes a typewritten copy of "History of the Belleville Lodge, F. and A. M., No. 65, 1848-1966," a 9-page historical sketch written by Burke Miller, secretary and historian of the lodge. The history includes a transcription of the 1847 dispensation, the lodge's initial bylaws, points of interest and various facts of the lodge, a list of the past masters, and a list of the officers in 1966.
Dates: circa 1966

Center Township, Rush County, Indiana collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: S2248
Scope and Contents This collection includes photocopies of items related to Center Township, Rush County, Indiana, including docket entry records of the justice of the peace from November 1830 to September 1831; school attendance records for District No. 3, Township 15, Range 10 from November 1845 to February 1846, certified and signed on March 27, 1846 by the teacher, Gabriel F. Sutton; the treasurer's book of the Shiloh United Presbyterian Church Sabbath School containing entries ranging from 1884 to 1892; and...
Dates: 1830-1892

Century Club of Indianapolis collection

 Collection
Identifier: L200
Scope and Contents This collection includes correspondence, official records, newspaper articles, program listings and notices, membership proposals, and yearbooks from members of the Century Club in Indianapolis, Indiana and elsewhere in the United States ranging from 1889 to 1935 regarding club organization, membership, duties and activities of members.
Dates: 1889-1944

Citizens' Child Welfare Study Committee reports

 Collection — Folder S3338
Identifier: S3338
Scope and Contents This collection comprises five reports from the Citizens' Child Welfare Study Committee during 1946-1949 regarding the needs and services provided for children and young adults in Marion County, particularly in the legal and educational systems. The "Survey Report of the Juvenile Aid Division, Indianapolis Police Department" provides statistics of arrests from 1938 to 1946, descriptions of facilities, and recommendations for changes. The "Survey Report of The Marion County Juvenile Court and...
Dates: 1946-1949

Denny and Janet Osborne Murat Shriners band photographs

 Collection — Folder SP126
Identifier: SP126
Scope and Contents This collection includes 3 photographs from Denny and Janet Osborne in Indianapolis, Indiana and New York in 1951 and undated, showing members of the Murat Highlanders Pipe and Drum Band. One image depicts an unidentified man in a Murat Shriners Highlanders uniform with bagpipes. The remaining iamges are two group photographs of the Murat Highlanders, both on parade at the 77th Imperial Council Session of the Shriners in New York City, July 8-14, 1951 and standing in front of the World War...
Dates: 1951, undated

Elizabeth N. Scott collection

 Collection — Folder S2272
Identifier: S2272
Scope and Contents This collection includes a January 17, 1901 letter sent by the Pittsboro (IN) Lodge No. 342 of the Independent Order of Odd Fellows to Mrs. Samuel (Elizabeth) Scott of Poplar Bluff, Missouri. The letter was in response to the lodge learning that Samuel Scott, a member of the lodge, had died. The incomplete letter extends the lodge's sympathy and mentions the lodge's resolutions regarding Scott's character and his faithful membership.
Dates: 1901/01/17

Epsilon Sigma Alpha, Past Indiana Presidents Auxiliary collection

 Collection
Identifier: L605
Scope and Contents This collection includes four scrapbooks from the Epsilon Sigma Alpha, Past Presidents' Indiana State Council in Indiana ranging from 1943 to 1994 regarding the organization's members, annual conventions, events and activities.
Dates: 1943-1994

Fannie Gardner papers

 Collection — Folder S2249
Identifier: S2249
Scope and Contents This collection contains correspondence sent to Miss Fannie Gardner, including an October 1892 letter from The Embalmer publication regarding women embalmers, several letters she received in 1896 regarding her election as president of the Indiana State Funeral Directors' Association, a February 9, 1898 letter from George Wagoner of St. Louis asking about her experience using "Uptimum Embalming Fluid," and a September 28, 1898 letter from the United...
Dates: 1892-1948

Fifth Day Evening Club newsletter

 Collection — Folder S1520
Identifier: S1520
Scope and Contents This collection contains the first issue of the Silver Leaf newsletter written for the Fifth Day Evening Club possibly from Rockville, Indiana from March 1866 regarding education, news, science, and literature. The marriage of James M. Coltrane and Samantha E. Teague is mentioned in the newsletter, their marriage license was issued in Rockville, Indiana on February 19, 1866.Source:Ancestry.com. Indiana, Marriages, 1810-2001. Accessed May 5,...
Dates: 1866