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Maryland State Grange of the Patrons of Husbandry archives

Abstract

Title:
Maryland State Grange of the Patrons of Husbandry archives
Author/Creator:
Maryland State Grange of the Patrons of Husbandry
Collection number:
73-9
Size:
17.00 linear feet
Bulk dates:
1920-1980
Inclusive dates:
1873-2000
Collection Area:
State of Maryland and Historical Collections
Repository:
Special Collections, University of Maryland Libraries, Hornbake Library, College Park, MD 20742. Tel: 301-405-9212, Fax: 301-314-2709, Email: askhornbake@umd.edu
Abstract:

Colora Grange, founded in 1873 in Cecil County, was the first grange in Maryland. The grange movement developed rapidly as an agricultural fraternity and later as a commercial organization. Over the years, the Maryland Grange has also addressed such issues as war relief and education. Also documented in the files are local granges, juvenile granges, and the relationship of the Maryland and National Granges. The records of the Maryland Grange consist of correspondence, minutes, ledgers, proceedings, directories, pamphlets, clippings, and songs.

Important Information for Users of the Collection

Restrictions:

This collection is open for research.

Preferred citation:

Maryland State Grange of the Patrons of Husbandry archives, Special Collections, University of Maryland Libraries.

Please use this identifier to cite or link to this item: http://hdl.handle.net/1903.1/1255
Publication rights:

Photocopies of original materials may be provided for a fee and at the discretion of the curator. Please see our Duplication of Materials policy for more information. Queries regarding publication rights and copyright status of materials within this collection should be directed to the appropriate curator.

Status:

This collection is PROCESSED.A full finding aid is available.