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Catalog Number 1000.03.03.06
Collection The Military Order of the Loyal Legion of the United States(MOLLUS) Records
Object Name Records
Title Group III: State Commanderies, Series 03: Maine, Subseries 06: Miscellaneous
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 "III. State commanderies" dates from 1865 to 1966 and is divided into four series: "III.1. District of Columbia (DC)," "III.2. Illinois," "III.3. Maine," and "III.4. Assorted states."

The series "III.3. Maine" dates from 1865 to 1951 and is divided into six subseries: "III.3.1. Minutes," "III.3.2. Correspondence," "III.3.3. Financial records," "III.3.4. Membership," "III.3.5. Publications," and "III.3.6. Miscellaneous."

The subseries "III.3.6. Miscellaneous" dates from 1880 to 1925 and contains documents related to annual meetings, library catalogues, songbooks, scrapbooks, an address at the 50th anniversary of the Maine commandery, and various blank forms. This subseries is arranged by document type, and then chronologically within each type.
Dates of Creation 1880-1925
Year Range from 1880
Year Range to 1925
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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 Annual meeting and banquet programs
Annual meeting attendance
Agreement with the Maine Historical Society
Catalogue of the library (2)
War songs, Boston: Oliver Ditson Company (4)
Newspaper scrapbook
Newspaper scrapbook
Historical address at the 50th anniversary of the Maine commandery (2)
Blank forms