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American Legion Auxiliary, Allen Brothers Post #148 (Lubbock, Texas):
An Inventory of Its Records, 1918-1985 and undated, at the Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library
An auxiliary for American Legion Post 148, the organization was chartered in 1925. The post was founded in 1919-1920 and named in honor of Philip Simpson Allen and Roland Terrell Allen, Lubbock veterans of World War I who were killed in action in France. Charter members of the auxiliary included Mrs. George Brewer, Mrs. A .B. Slagle, Mrs. C. F. Stubbs, Mrs. C. P. Collier and Miss Mae Murfee. The purpose of the organization is to bring together ex-servicemen of the Lubbock, Texas area.
This collection contains some correspondence, a ledger of expenses, some news clippings, and four scrapbooks of the activities, history, and items collected from members of the American Legion Auxiliary, Allen Brothers Post #148 of Lubbock, Texas.
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American Legion Auxiliary, Allen Brothers Post #148 (Lubbock, Texas) Records, 1918-1985 and undated, Southwest Collection/Special Collections Library, Texas Tech University, Lubbock, Texas
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Processed by: Abel Ramirez, April 2004.