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Guide to the Order of Calanthe Juvenile Department papers MSS.0255

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University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Box 870266
Tuscaloosa, Alabama, 35487-0266
205.348.0500
archives@ua.edu

June 2008

Creation:

This finding aid was produced using the Archivists' Toolkit 2012-11-30T10:42-0600

Language Usage:

English

Description Rules:

Describing Archives: A Content Standard

November 2012
Collection Title:

Order of Calanthe Juvenile Department papers

Unit ID:

MSS.0255

Repository:

University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama

Quantity:

0.9 Linear feet (6 reports, 46 pages, typescript)

Dates:

1943–1952

Abstract:

Five reports to the biennial sessions of the Supreme Court of the Order of Calanthe and one annual report for the Grand Court of the Order of Calanthe of the states of Alabama. Mattie B. Rowe of Alabama was the Supreme Juvenile Matron between 1943 and 1952.

creator

Order of Calanthe.

creator

Rowe, Mattie B.

Scope and Contents note

This collection consists of six reports written by Mattie B. Rowe of Alabama as the Supreme Juvenile Matron between 1943 and 1952 – five reports to the biennial sessions of the Supreme Court of the Order of Calanthe and one annual report for the Grand Court of the Order of the Calanthe of the state of Alabama. In these reports she describes the size and status of the various Juvenile Departments across the United States and in Alabama.

Processing Information:

Processed by

Martha Bace, 2008; updated by Martha Bace, 2012

Preferred Citation:

Order of Calanthe Juvenile Department Papers, W.S. Hoole Special Collections Library, University Libraries Division of Special Collections, The University of Alabama.

Acquisition Information:

Purchased from Cather and Brown Books, 199?

Biographical/Historical note

The Order of the Calanthe is the women’s auxiliary unit of the Knights of Pythias. Mattie B. Rowe of Alabama was the Supreme Juvenile Matron between 1943 and 1952.

Access Restrictions:

None

Usage Restrictions:

None

Source(s)

Alabama (localbroad)

Organizations (localbroad)

Reports (aat)

Women (localbroad)

Papers Box 3434