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Improved Order of Red Men, Penobscot Tribe No. 70 Question Book

 Collection
Identifier: SpC MS 0768-sc

Scope and Contents

The records of a secret fraternal organization. The question book contains questions to be answered by pale faces before entering the wigwam. The questions are answered and signed by the members of the Penobscot Tribe No. 70 [Maine]

Dates

  • undated

Creator

Access Restrictions

No restrictions on access.

Use Restrictions

Information on literary rights available in the repository.

Historical Note

The Improved Order of Red Men is a secret fraternal organization established in Baltimore, Maryland in 1834. Their rituals and regalia are modeled after those used by native people of North America.

Extent

1 folder (1 Item; 26 cm.)

Language of Materials

English

Abstract

The records of a secret fraternal organization. The question book contains questions to be answered by pale faces before entering the wigwam. The questions are answered and signed by the members of the Penobscot Tribe No. 70 [Maine]

General

No finding aid - see Special Collections librarian for assistance.

Title
Guide to the Improved Order of Red Men, Penobscot Tribe No. 70 Question Book
Status
No Additional Box Or Folder List For This Small Collection
Date
2012
Description rules
Describing Archives: A Content Standard
Language of description
Undetermined
Script of description
Code for undetermined script
Language of description note
English.

Repository Details

Part of the Raymond H. Fogler Library Special Collections Repository

Contact:
5729 Raymond H. Fogler Library
University of Maine
Orono ME 04469-5729 United States
207-581-1686