Zembo Shrine Photograph Album

Summary
Collection ID:
NMAH.AC.1399
Creators:
Zembo Shrine (Location of Meeting--Harrisburg, Pennsylvania; )
Dates:
1949 - 1949
Languages:
English
Physical Description:
0.15 Cubic feet
Repository:

Scope and Contents
Scope and Contents
An album of photographs documenting the activities of the members of the Zembo Shrine of Harrisburg, Pennsylvania. The album Includes images of members involved in charitable activities for children from Shriners' Hospitals; of members engaged in ritual activities or participating in public events such as parades; and of members in regalia.

Arrangement
Arrangement
Collection is unarranged.

Biographical / Historical
Biographical / Historical
The Zembo Shrine of Harrisburg was constituted on October 12, 1904, 32 years after the Ancient Arabic Order of the Nobles of the Mystic Shrine was established. Their activities emphasized work with children's hospitals.

Administration
Immediate Source of Acquisition
Purchased from Serendipity Antiques.

Using the Collection
Preferred Citation
Zembo Shrine Photograph Album,1949, Archives Center, National Museum of American History.
Conditions Governing Use
Collection items available for reproduction, but the Archives Center makes no guarantees concerning copyright restrictions. Other intellectual property rights may apply. Archives Center cost-recovery and use fees may apply when requesting reproductions.
Conditions Governing Access
Collection is open for research.

Keywords
Keywords table of terms and types.
Keyword Terms Keyword Types
Rites and ceremonies Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Photograph albums -- 1940-1950 Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Photographs -- 1940-1960 Type Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Fraternal organizations Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Charity Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Regalia Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Freemasonry Topic Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid
Ancient Arabic Order of the Nobles of the Mystic Shrine for North America Corporate Name Search Smithsonian Collections Search ArchiveGrid

Repository Contact
Archives Center, National Museum of American History
P.O. Box 37012
Suite 1100, MRC 601
Washington, D.C. 20013-7012
archivescenter@si.edu
http://americanhistory.si.edu/archives