• Share:
  • Download/Print:
  • PDF
Search

Knights of Phythias. Resolute Lodge No. 16 (Mercur, Utah) ledger, 1897-1902

Overview of the Collection

Creator
Knights of Phythias. Lodge No. 16 (Mercur, Utah)
Title
Knights of Phythias. Resolute Lodge No. 16 (Mercur, Utah) ledger
Dates
1897-1902 (inclusive)
Quantity
1 volume
Collection Number
USU_CaineMss025
Summary
Ledger records the lodge meetings of Resolute, No. 16 of Mercur Utah during the years of 1897 through December of 1902.
Repository
Utah State University, Merrill-Cazier Library, Special Collections and Archives Division
Special Collections and Archives
Merrill-Cazier Library
Utah State University
Logan, UT
84322-3000
Telephone: 435-797-2663
Fax: 435-797-2880
scweb@usu.edu
Access Restrictions
Open to public research.
Languages
English.

Historical NoteReturn to Top

The Knights of Pythias was a secret order established in 1864 in Washington, D.C. The organization was social and fraternal and was quite active in 19th century Utah. In 1900 there were 17 lodges throughout the state.

Content DescriptionReturn to Top

Ledger records the lodge meetings of Resolute, No. 16 of Mercur Utah during the years of 1897 through December of 1902. Significant is the fact that the town of Mercur, Utah burned down in June of 1902. Entries continue for six months after the fire. The Lodge met on a weekly basis. Entries usually indicate number, attending, financial status and standard lodge business.

Use of the CollectionReturn to Top

Restrictions on Use

Copyright

It is the responsibility of the user to obtain permission to publish from the owner of the copyright (the institution, the creator of the record, the author or his/her transferees, heirs, legates, or literary executors). The user agrees to indemnify and hold harmless the Utah State University Libraries, its officers, employees, and agents from and against all claims made by any person asserting that he or she is an owner of copyright.

Permission to publish material from the Knights of Phythias. Resolute Lodge No. 16 (Mercur, Utah) ledger must be obtained from the Special Collections Manuscript Curator and/or the Special Collections Department Head.

Preferred Citation

Knights of Phythias. Resolute Lodge No. 16 (Mercur, Utah) ledger, 1897-1902. (Caine Mss 025) Utah State University. Special Collections & Archives Department.

Administrative InformationReturn to Top


Detailed Description of the CollectionReturn to Top

Description Dates
Knights of Phythias. Resolute Lodge No. 16 (Mercur, Utah) ledger 1897-1902