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Title Proccedings of the 77th Annual Session, I. B. P. O. E. : Grand Temple, Daughters of Improved Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks of the World
Book Condition Very Good+
Publisher N. Y. : Improved Benevolent & Protective Order of Elks; 1979
Seller ID 20017
201 pages; 8vo (9") 23 cm; Pale blue softcover, 201 pages, lists of national and local officers, rituals, reports, etc, 23 b/w portraits of officers. ; The Elks (BPOE) were founded as a whites-only masonic-style club in 1868. The Improved Benevolent and Protective Order of Elks, made up of African American men, was organized in 1897. Its ladies auxiliary was founded in 1902. This is a record of the 77th annual convention of the ladies auxiliary of the Improved Elks. ; Covers show only minor edgewear. No other defects. Scarce.