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official manual and history of the Grand United Order of Odd Fellows in America

Collection History

This digital compilation was developed in support of the NYPL website, "The African American Migration Experience," a sweeping 500-year historical narrative from the transatlantic slave trade to the Western migration, the colonization movement, the Great Migration, and the contemporary immigration of Caribbeans, Haitians, and sub-Saharan Africans.

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Collection Data

Grand United Order of Odd Fellows in America (Author)
Dates / Origin
Date Issued: 1894
Place: Philadelphia
Publisher: G.F. Lasher
Library locations
Schomburg Center for Research in Black Culture, Jean Blackwell Hutson Research and Reference Division
Shelf locator: Sc 366.3-O (Odd-fellows, Grand United Order of, in America. Official manual)
African American men
Grand United Order of Odd Fellows in America
Halftone photomechanical prints
Statement of responsibility: authorized by the third B. M. C., and approved and published by the Sub-Committee of Management ; prepared by Charles B. Wilson.
Physical Description
Extent: 357 p., 1 l. : plates, ports. ; 22 cm.
Type of Resource
Still image
Barcode: 33433021775766
NYPL catalog ID (B-number): b11793396
Universal Unique Identifier (UUID): e9edecc0-c6b3-012f-895f-58d385a7bc34
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