Ogeechee Four Loving Brothers Society business letter and minutes
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Ogeechee Four Loving Brothers Society business letter and minutes

Descriptive Summary

Repository: Georgia Historical Society
Creator: Ogeechee Four Loving Brothers Society (Savannah, Ga.)
Title: Ogeechee Four Loving Brothers Society business letter and minutes
Dates: 1935
Extent: 0.05 cubic feet (1 folder)
Identification: MS 0915

Biographical/Historical Note

The Ogeechee Four Loving Brothers Society was an African American benevolent society in Savannah, Georgia.


Scope and Content Note

This collection consists of a fragment of the Ogeechee Four Brothers Society minutes for March 18, 1935, containing a motion for disbandment of the Society, and a letter from Stephen K. Myers to Beatrice Hood. In the 1835 letter, from Liberty Bank and Trust Company, Myers comments that the notice is somewhat rare and that he is giving to Mrs. Beatrice Hood (she later married Donald M. Stroup).


Index Terms

African Americans--Societies, etc.--Georgia--Savannah.
Business letters.
Fraternal organizations--Georgia--Savannah.
Georgia--Social life and customs.
Minutes (administrative records)
Ogeechee Four Loving Brothers Society (Savannah, Ga.)

Administrative Information

Custodial History

Material was acquired from a member of the creating body.

Preferred Citation

[item identification], Ogeechee Four Loving Brothers Society letter and minutes, MS 915, Georgia Historical Society, Savannah, Georgia.

Acquisition Information

Gift Beatrice Hood Stroup, 1974.


Restrictions

Access Restrictions

Collection is open for research.

Publication Rights

Copyright has not been assigned to the Georgia Historical Society. All requests for permission to publish or quote from manuscripts must be submitted in writing to the Division of Library and Archives. Permission for publication is given on behalf of the Georgia Historical Society as the owner of the physical items and is not intended to include or imply permission of the copyright holder, which must also be obtained by the researcher.


Sponsorship

Encoding funded by a 2012 Documenting Democracy grant from the National Historical Publications and Records Commission.

Container List

 
Item 1: Minutes, 1935 March 18 ( 1.0 p. )
Motions for disbandment of Society and for dues to be divided among members.
 
Item 2: Stephen K. Myers to Beatrice Hood. Savannah, 1935 April 23 ( 1.0 p. )