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American Woodmen Uniform Ranks, 1924
  • Reinette F. Jones, University of Kentucky

4th District Encampment at Camp Nicholas Biddle, Louisville, KY
American Woodmen - benevolent organization, 1901-1994

The American Woodmen started as a white organization in Colorado in 1901, but became a black organization in 1910, founded by Cassius M. White and Granville W. Norman, both from Austin, TX [source: "History of American Woodmen - the Supreme Camp of the American Woodmen (AWSC)" in Fraternal Organizations by Alvin J. Schmidt]. Members were from 16 states (including Kentucky). Read more

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Publication Date
February, 2014
Citation Information
Reinette F. Jones. "American Woodmen Uniform Ranks, 1924" (2014)
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