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NEBRASKA STATE HISTORICAL SOCIETY MANUSCRIPT FINDING AID



RG3202:AM:  Modern Woodmen of America (Nebraska)



Records:  1892-1925

Size:  2.0 cu.ft.; 2 boxes + oversized volumes



SCOPE AND CONTENT NOTE



This manuscript collection consists of records of several Modern Woodmen of American camps in Nebraska.  The records are divided into three subgroups and arranged as follows:  Subgroup 1, North Loup Camp, 1408, Ravenna, Nebraska, is arranged in the following series:  1) Minutes of Meetings, 1892-1910; 2) Pass Report Books, 1913 and 1925; 3) By-Laws and Publications, 1903 and 1908; 4) Receipts and Statements; 5) Official Forms and Documents, undated; 6) Catalogues; and 7) Miscellany.  Subgroup 2, Angora Camp, 11639, Angora, Nebraska, is arranged in the following series:  10 Charter, 1912; 2) Minutes, 1912; and 3) Attendance Rolls, 1912 and 1916. Subgroup 3, Otoe Camp, 3032, Barneston, Nebraska, is arranged in the following series:  1) Applications; 2) Pass Reports, 1899-1900; 3) Financial Records, 1893-1900; 4) Correspondence, 1895-1905; and 7) Miscellany.



Note:  See the library collections for published materials relating to the Modern Woodmen of America.



DESCRIPTION



Subgroup 1: North Loup Camp 1408, Ravenna, Nebraska



Series 1 – Minutes of meetings



Volumes 1-4   1892-1910 (shelved separately)



Series 2 – Pass report books



Volumes 1-4   1913-1921 (shelved separately)



Box 1

Folder




  1. 1923-1925, 4 volumes



Series 3 – By-laws and publications




  1. 1903 and 1908, 3 volumes



Series 4 – Receipts and statements




  1. 1892-1910



Series 5 – Official forms and documents




  1. Mostly undated



Series 6 – Catalogs




  1. Catalogs (4 volumes)



Series 7 – Miscellany




  1. Miscellany



Subgroup 2: Angora Camp 11639, Angora, Nebraska (photocopies only)

Series 1 – Charter, 1912




  1. Charter, February 1912



Series 2 – Minutes, 1912




  1. Minutes, February 17 and 24, 1912



Series 3 – Attendance rolls, 1912 and 1916




  1. Officer Attendance Rolls, 1912 and 1916



Subgroup 3: Otoe Camp 3032, Barneston, Nebraska

Series 1 – Applications




  1. Applications



Series 2 – Reports, 1895-1900




  1. Pass Report, 189-: Semi-Annual Reports, 1895-1896

    Pass Report Book, 1899-1900 (shelved separately)



Series 3 – Financial records, 1893-1900




  1. Account and Receipt Books, 1896-1900

  2. Bills/Receipts, 1895-1898



Box 2

Folder




  1. Checks and Check Stubs

  2. Money Order Receipts

  3. Clerk’s Order on Banker, 1893, 1895

  4. Receipts from Head Office



Series 4 – Correspondence, 1895-1905




  1. Correspondence, 1895

  2. Correspondence, 1896

  3. Correspondence, 1897-1898

  4. Correspondence, 1899-1900

  5. Correspondence, 1901-1905



Series 5 – Miscellany




  1. Programs, Advertisements, Supply Order Blanks, Catalogues



 



Subject headings:



Angora, Nebraska

Barneston, Nebraska

Fraternal organizations

Modern Woodmen of America

Ravenna, Nebraska



 



DJJ/ht                   12-20-1973

Revised AIF          08-17-2017