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Series F 4378-7

Imperia Lodge records

About these records

Imperia Lodge records
Dates of Creation
Physical Description

12 centimetres of textual records

13 photographs

Sub-series forms part of

F 4378 Order Sons of Italy of Canada fonds

Scope and Content

Series consists of records created by officers of the Imperia Lodge of the Order Sons of Italy of Canada in the administration of membership and other lodge activities.

These records document the following functions of the lodge: local-level administration of membership in the Order Sons of Italy and the Mutual Benefit Society; administration of lodge finances including payment of dues; organization of and participation in conventions, special events and meetings; participation in charitable activities; advocacy for the Italian-Canadian community, and regulatory activities, such as the creation and amendment of the constitution and bylaws.

This series has been arranged into categorical groupings by record type. These categories are: correspondence (1955-1972), financial records (1951), membership lists (1948-1971), membership admission forms (1937-1971), insurance records (1936-1972), registration cards (1951-1967), wills (1969-1970), clippings (1946-1989), and photographs (1929-1969).

Administrative History or Biographical Sketch

The Imperia Lodge, established in 1938, was a Hamilton-based female lodge of the Order Sons of Italy of Canada.

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Order Sons of Italy of Canada. Imperia Lodge (Hamilton, Ont.)

Restrictions on Access
There are no restrictions on access.
Terms For Use and Reproduction
Copyright, where held by the donor, has been transferred to the Archives of Ontario. There are no restrictions on reproduction. Permission of the Archives of Ontario is required for publication; Submit a Request for Permission to Publish, Exhibit or Broadcast Form to the Archives of Ontario. Single copies may be reproduced for study purposes.
Availability of Other Formats

Series is also available on microfilm. Photographs have not been microfilmed.
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