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Knights of the Church. Puer Lodge No. 1 (Goldsboro, Wayne County, N.C.) Records, 1905-1908

Title
Knights of the Church. Puer Lodge No. 1 (Goldsboro, Wayne County, N.C.) Records, 1905-1908
ID
Mss. Acc. 2009.159
Extent
0.2 Cubic Feet
More Extent Information
1 volume and 1 folder.
Scope and Contents

Minute book, 1905-1908 and loose items, 1908 and undated of the Knights of the Church, Puer Lodge No. 1 (Goldsboro, Wayne County, N.C.). The religious organization for boys met in the I.O.O.F. (Independent Order of Odd Fellows) Orphanage in Goldsboro and at least some of the members were orphans of this I.O.O.F. institution.

Recorded are passwords for each year, officers, ranks (like Grand Knight and Knight Secretary), members, attendance, reports, etc. Mentions songs performed during meeting and prayers recited.

Loose items include minutes for some of the meetings, proposed questions for a summer contest, a letter and miscellaneous notes.

Creators
Knights of the Church. Puer Lodge No. 1 (Goldsboro, Wayne County, N.C.)
Independent Order of Odd Fellows Orphan Asylum (Goldsboro, Wayne County,  N.C.)
Subjects
Boys--Religious life
Boys--Societies and clubs
North Carolina--Religious life and customs
Orphanages
Orphans
Genres
Minute books
Languages
English

Administrative Information

Acquired
04/15/2009.
Restrictions
Collection is open to all researchers. Manuscript collections and archival records may contain materials with sensitive or confidential information that is protected under federal or state right to privacy laws and regulations, such as the Virginia Public Records Act (Code of Virginia. § 42.1-76-91); and the Virginia Freedom of Information Act (Code of Virginia § 2.2-3705.5). Confidential material may include, but is not limited to, educational, medical, and personnel records. If sensitive material is found in this collection, please contact a staff member immediately. The disclosure of personally identifiable information pertaining to a living individual may have legal consequences for which the College of William and Mary assumes no responsibility.
Rights
Before reproducing or quoting from any materials, in whole or in part, permission must be obtained from the Special Collections Research Center, and the holder of the copyright, if not Swem Library.
Access Notes
The fragile condition of the records may limit handling.
Acquisition Note
Purchase.
Preferred Citation
Knights of the Church. Puer Lodge No. 1 (Goldsboro, Wayne County, N.C.) Records, Special Collections Research Center, Swem Library, College of William and Mary.
Collection Material Type:
Records
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