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Elk Grove in Sacramento County, California — The American West (Pacific Coastal)
 

Independent Order of Odd Fellows

Elk Grove

 
 
Independent Order of Odd Fellows Marker image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, April 17, 2009
1. Independent Order of Odd Fellows Marker
Inscription. The first I.O.O.F. meeting was held on May 2, 1878. The first Rebekah meeting was held on May 2, 1888. On July 7, 1892 The original building burned and was rebuilt with the I.O.O.F taking ownership. A rededication of the hall was held on March 3, 1893.
Dedicated October 6, 2007
New Helvetia Chapter #5
E. Clampus Vitus

 
Erected 2007 by New Helvetia Chapter #5, E. Vitus Clampus.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the E Clampus Vitus marker series.
 
Location. 38° 24.545′ N, 121° 21.894′ W. Marker is in Elk Grove, California, in Sacramento County. Marker is on Elk Grove Boulevard, on the right when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 9045 Elk Grove Boulevard, Elk Grove CA 95624, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 4 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Hasman Building/General Store (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Site of the First County Free Library Branch in California (approx. 0.2 miles away); Rhoads School (approx. one mile away); Elitha Cumi Donner - Wilder (approx. 1.1
Independent Order of Odd Fellows Hall image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, April 17, 2009
2. Independent Order of Odd Fellows Hall
Marker is located on the wall between the entrance doors and the window on the right.
miles away); The Lincoln Highway (approx. 1.2 miles away); Old Elk Grove (approx. 1.2 miles away); Murphy’s Corral (approx. 2.4 miles away); Riot on the Cosumnes (approx. 3.8 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Elk Grove.
 
Also see . . .  Wikipedia Article Regarding the I.O.O.F. (Submitted on April 18, 2009, by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California.)
 
Categories. Fraternal or Sororal OrganizationsNotable Buildings
 
Rear View of the Independent Order of Odd Fellows Hall image. Click for full size.
By Syd Whittle, April 17, 2009
3. Rear View of the Independent Order of Odd Fellows Hall
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page has been viewed 1,432 times since then and 99 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3. submitted on , by Syd Whittle of El Dorado Hills, California. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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