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- Swift Current Royal Purple Lodge Number 93
- Swift Current (Sask.)
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6 pages of textual records and other materials
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The Swift Current Royal Purple Lodge Number 93 existed from 1949-2014. The Royal Purple's were the ladies auxiliary for the Elks of Canada. The Royal Purple's work in tandem with the bother Elks to support local, national, and international charities. The Swift Current Lodge supported the purchase and set up of Christmas lights in memorial park. The supported Speech and hearing programs, D.A.R.E, social events at the Palliser Regional Care Centre, as well as support for the local Saskatchewan Abilities Centre, in addition to the various national and international charities supported by the Elks and Royal Purples on a national level. Their mission statement was: A Nation fraternal and charitable organization promoting and supporting community needs through volunteer efforts of local lodges "We do adhere to the principles of justice, charity, love and fidelity to the best of our ability."
The Swift Current Lodge Number 93 dissolved in 2014 at which point there was a shifting and changing of the organization at the national level.
On 2017 June 20 the records was transferred to the Swift Current Museum.
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The series, related to the Swift Current Royal Purple Lodge Number 93, was created by the source during its existence. File consists of materials relating to the celebration tea put on by the Swift Current Branch of the Saskatchewan Abilities Council for members of the Swift Current Royal Purple Lodge due to the closing of their lodge. Materials include:
-thank you letters from members of the Swift Current Branch of the Saskatchewan Abilities Council,
-related newspaper clippings,
-invitation letter to the Swift Current Royal Purple Lodge,
-thank you letter from the Swift Current Royal Purple Lodge to the Swift Current Branch of the Saskatchewan Abilities Council for hosting the Lodge for tea.
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Use, reproduction, and/or publication of records are subject to the Copyright Act and the Terms and Conditions of the Swift Current Museum. Please consult the Swift Current Museum for further information.
Descriptions in AtoM are considered the authority and are the only finding aid available.
A collection of photographs and objects that accompanied this fonds are contained in the Swift Current Museum collection.
Further accruals are not expected.