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PCGHS - Dennis Wilson Research log

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Dennis Wilson
Working on the History of Solomon Lodge #32 in Krebs Oklahoma - Masonic Lodge #32 - Krebs
Charter - October 5th 1874, Indian Territory - Caddo County
Location on Grant Street in Krebs burned - was this part of the 1911 fire or did it occut another time?
What are the Address of the various Lodge meeting places.
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
When Completed - Publish the information on the PCGHS website
 
 
 
 

Research Log

Date

Researcher Name

Source Name

Type

Source Location

Reasoning

Positive Findings

Contrary Findings

Action Performed

13 April 2016
ROP
OBITs
Paper file
PCGHS Library
 
Arthur E Nolen OBIT.jpg
Richard Goodspeed OBIT.jpg
Tony A Petitti OBIT.jpg
 
 
27 January 2016
Marti
List of names being researched #2
 
         
27 January 2016
ROP
Find a grave
On Line Data Base
URL
James Ford Elliott
URL
 
Copied the description
27 January 2016
ROP
Honored Men of Oklahoma Scottish Rite Masonry
Book
PCGHS LIbrary - R4 OK Hallway Row 1 Sec 2 Shelf 2
 
Chapter 1 - overall history
 
Copies chapter 1
? January 2016
Steve Adams
Find a Grave/ Varius newspapers at the McAlester library
 
 
 
 
 
 
20 January 2016
ROP
1917 Atlas
Large Book
PCGHS Library
May have the location
Had a general description of Krebs -
Not a lot of use
 
20 January 2016
ROP
Sandford insurance maps
Large Book
PCGHS Library
May have the location
 
We only ahve McAlester not the County
Check OHS and see if they have maps for Krebs
20 January 2016
ROP
Block Maps
Large Book
PCGHS Library
May have the location
 
Cities are blocked out and not in the back
 
20 January 2016
ROP
PCGHS Web site 35 Genealogy and History Resources - Oklahoma - Oklahoma History Society - Research Censte - Search Catalog - Archives Catalog
On-Line Database
URL
Krebs Masonic Lodge
 
0 results
 
Masonic Lodge
39 results
M1997.002. William A. Busby Collection. MANUSCRIPTS, 1890-1913
 
Patron need to review
"Krebs Oklahoma" Masonic lodge
 
0 results
 
32 "Krebs Masonic Lodge"
 
0 results
 
"Krebs Masonic Lodge, Solomon #32"
 
0 results
 
"#32 Masonic Lodge"
 
0 results
 
20 January 2016
ROP
Elephind.com
On-Line Database
URL
 
 
 
"Krebs Oklahoma" Masonic lodge
2 hits
 
Patron need to view
32 "Krebs Masonic Lodge"
 
0 results
 
"Krebs Masonic Lodge, Solomon #32"
 
0 results
 
"#32 Masonic Lodge"
 
0 results
 
20 January 2016
ROP
The Gateway to Oklahoma History
On-Line Database
URL
 
 
 
"Krebs Oklahoma" Masonic lodge
28 hits
 
Patron need to view
32 "Krebs Masonic Lodge"
1 hit
 
Patron need to view
"Krebs Masonic Lodge, Solomon #32"
 
0 hits
 
"#32 Masonic Lodge"
 
0 hits
 
20 January 2016
ROP
PCGHS Web site #30 Newspaper Searching
On-Line Database
URL
 
The Gateway to Oklahoma History URL
Elephind.com
 
 
20 January 2016
ROP
Krebs Heritage Museum
85 S. Main St.
P.O. Box 1519
Krebs OK lahoma 74554
918-426-0377 / 918-423-7191
krebsmuseum@yahoo.com
Museum
URL
Recomendation
 
 
Patron needs to visit
20 January 2016
ROP
Google
Search Engine
URL
"Krebs Oklahoma" Masonic lodge
 
Photograph
Photo
 
Nonprofitfacts
Websta
1969 news letter
 
URL
32 "Krebs Masonic Lodge"
Cecil David Hopkins
John Phillip Carano
Micheal O’Day Greenway
 
 
URL
"Krebs Masonic Lodge, Solomon #32"
 
no luck
URL
"#32 Masonic Lodge"
 
no luck
20 January 2016
ROP
Cyndi's List Societies & Groups » Fraternal Organizations » Freemasonry
Search Engine
URL
 
An International Organization of Mason Librarians, Archivists, Curators, & Directors
Worldwide Masonic Directory, 1860
An introduction to the
history of Freemasonry
 
Mason Library organization looks possilbe, but the patron needs to be a member
20 January 2016
ROP
Preserving McAlester's Scenic Treasures
On-Line Database
URL
 
 
Found nothing on Krebs
Patron needs to review - looks interesting
20 January 2016
ROP
Oklahoma Masonic History
On-Line Database
URL
 
 
Searched each page I could find - found nothing specific, but very interesting
Patron needs to review - looks interesting
20 January 2016
ROP
PCGHS Web site #23 Researching Masons - McAlester Scottish Rite
On-Line Database
URL
 
Oklahoma Masonic History
Preserving McAlester's Scenic Treasures
Societies & Groups » Fraternal Organizations » Freemasonry
 
Wikipedia
#2
Tom Crowl - McAlester Scottish Rite History
#2
 
 
20 January 2016
ROP
Card Catalog
On Line database
URL
Searched on Mason
28 hits but A. Mason wrote a lot about the county
Returned veritical files below
Book - OK-Honored Men of Oklahoma Scottish Rite Masonry - not interesting
 
 
20 January 2016
ROP
Telephone Book - McAlester
Book
In the PCGHS Library
 
 
Sampling other directories none with the Lodge in it. - telephone directories appear to only have McAlester locations.
 
20 January 2016
ROP
1907 City Directory - Mcalester
Book
In the PCGHS Library
 
Found a listing on Grand street in Krebs
Sampling other directories It appears to be the only city directory with the Lodge in it.
 
20 January 2016

John Munholland
Masons
Mixed Media in Vertical File
In the PCGHS Library
Found a 1974 newspaper supplement with a detailed description of Masonary in Oklahoma
Found the 1974 Master and Secretary listed
 
 
20 January 2016

John Munholland
Krebs
Mixed Media in Vertical File
In the PCGHS Library
 
Found addation descriptions of the fire -
Did not include the Address of the Lodge
 
20 January 2016
ROP
 
 
Works Friday's In the PCGHS Library
Suggested that he get in touch with David Beall on Friday's at the PCGHS library - he wrote the article below and he may have more information
 
 
 
20 January 2016
ROP
The Tobucksy News - September 2015 edition
Publication
In the PCGHS Library
Describes the 1911 Krebs fire
Describes the fire as destroying the Odfellows meeting place
this could also be the Mason meeting place, but no address
 
20 January 2016
ROP
Oklahoma History, South of the Canadian by Roy M. Johnson
Book
In the PCGHS Library
Has an entire chapter on Mason activity before 1925
Found a comment about Caddo County charters
 
 
20 January 2016
ROP
 
 
 
Suggested that he get in touch with Tom Crowl
 
 
 
   

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