|Creator:||Knights of Pythias Lodge #69|
|Title:||Knights of Pythias Records|
|Quantity:||1 box(es) (0.25 linear feet)|
|Repository:||Leland D. Case Library of Western Historical Studies
E.Y. Berry Library-Learning Center
Black Hills State University
Spearfish, SD 57799
The Fraternal Order of the Knights of Pythias was founded in Washington, D.C. on February 19, 1864. Its purpose is to promote "universal peace" through friendship and understanding. http://pythias.org/index.php?option=com_content&view=section&layout=blog&id=13&Itemid=27
There is no information in this collection about the history of the Spearfish Lodge #69.
Contains one Visitors Register from 1900-1921 & two records books. The first book dates from 1910-1928 and the second dates from 1928-1932. Records books contains lists of officers, pages for minutes that include a place to enter income and expenses. There are also some letters and reports glued into the second register.
Received February 1985
Knights of Pythias Records, Leland D. Case Western Historical Studies, Black Hills State University
Dora Jones; Bobbi Sago