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Catalog Number 1000.01.09
Collection The Military Order of the Loyal Legion of the United States(MOLLUS) Records
Object Name Records
Title Group I: Commandery-in-chief, Series 9: Scrapbooks
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 "I. Commandery-in-chief" dates from 1865 to 2012 and is divided into ten series: "I.1. Constitutions and bylaws," "I.2. Annual meetings," "I.3. Quadrennial congresses," "I.4. Anniversary meetings," "I.5. Correspondence," "I.6. Financial records," "I.7. Membership," "I.8. Publications," "I.9. Scrapbooks," and "I.10. Miscellaneous."

The series "I.9. Scrapbooks" dates from 1865 to 1935 and contains member scrapbooks and their indexes, as well as a programs scrapbook. This series is arranged by document type, with the member scrapbooks arranged numerically by volume.
Dates of Creation 1865-1935
Year Range from 1865
Year Range to 1935
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Legal Status On loan from The Military Order of The Loyal Legion of The United States (MOLLUS).
Multimedia Files Click here to view finding aid.
Containers Member scrapbook index A-Z & member scrapbbok index by volume
Member scrapbook, volumes 1-10, 1-475
Member scrapbook, volumes 11-20, 476-1088
Member scrapbook, volumes 11-20, 1089-1585
Programs scrapbook