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Catalog Number 1000.02.10
Collection The Military Order of the Loyal Legion of the United States(MOLLUS) Records
Object Name Records
Title Group II: Pennsylvania commandery, Series 10: In memoriam
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.10. In memoriam" dates from 1902 to 1925 and contains a deceased companions record book, records of Abraham Lincoln memorial meetings, a poem given at a Lincoln memorial meeting, the will of Enos Reeser Artman, and tablets to a deceased companions scrapbook. This series is arranged by subject, and then chronologically within each subject.
Dates of Creation 1902-1925
Year Range from 1902
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 Deceased companions record book
Abraham Lincoln memorial meeting
Poem, Lincoln and His Veterans by Henry C. McCool
Will of Enos Reeser Artman
Tablets to deceased companions scrapbook