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Catalog Number 1000.02.03.01
Collection The Military Order of the Loyal Legion of the United States(MOLLUS) Records
Object Name Records
Title Group II: Pennsylvania commandery, Series 03: Financial records, Subseries 1: General
Scope & Content The MOLLUS collection dates from 1857 to 2012. The majority of the collection consists of record books, meeting records, scrapbooks, correspondence, financial records, registers, published addresses, membership records, photograph books, photographs of members, and songbooks. The collection documents the administration and membership of MOLLUS since its creation, focusing primarily on the Commandery-in-Chief and the Pennsylvania Commandery, but also covering other states, as well as the sister organization Dames of the Loyal Legion of the United States (DOLLUS).

The group "II. Pennsylvania commandery" dates from 1861 to 1977 and is divided into twelve series: "II.1. Meetings," "II.2. Correspondence," "II.3. Financial records," "II.4. Membership," "II.5. Publications," "II.6. United Service Club," "II.7. The Soldier's Home of Philadelphia," "II.8. Gettysburg," "II.9. Scrapbooks," "II.10. In memoriam," "II.11. Miscellaneous," and "II.12. Photographs."

The series "II.3. Financial records" dates from 1865 to 1972 and is divided into two subseries: "II.3.1. General" and "II.3.2. Specific funds."

The subseries "II.3.1. General" dates from 1865 to 1972 and contains cash books, ledgers and their index, and treasurer's reports. This subseries is arranged by document type, and then chronologically within each type.
Dates of Creation 1865-1972
Year Range from 1865
Year Range to 1972
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Legal Status On loan from The Military Order of The Loyal Legion of The United States (MOLLUS).
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Containers Cash book 1865, cash book 1865-1879
Cash book A-H
Cash book 1954-1967, Cash book 1967-1972
Ledger A-G and index to Ledgers A-G
Treasurer's reports
Treasurer's account balance reports