To the Brethren of the Order of I.O.O.F.

To the Brethren of the Order of I.O.O.F.

<< >>
Usage conditions apply
Description (Brief)
Colored print; group portrait of members of the Independent Order of Odd Fellows and some of their beneficiaries. The group is gathered in a large hall with four windows separated by 3 portraits in the background. The center portrait is large and full length. The men in the crowd are wearing membership regalia of fringed and embroidered collars and aprons.
Currently not on view
Object Name
Object Type
date made
Associated Name
Independent Order of Odd Fellows
Edward Sachse and Company
E. Sachse and Company
place made
United States: Maryland, Baltimore
Physical Description
paper (overall material)
ink (overall material)
image: 15 1/2 in x 21 in; 39.37 cm x 53.34 cm
overall: 19 1/2 in x 23 1/2 in; 49.53 cm x 59.69 cm
ID Number
catalog number
accession number
Credit Line
Harry T. Peters "America on Stone" Lithography Collection
Odd Fellowship
Chronology: 1850-1859
Uniforms, Military
Fraternal Associations
See more items in
Cultural and Community Life: Domestic Life
Domestic Furnishings
Peters Prints
Giving in America
Data Source
National Museum of American History
Nominate this object for photography.   

Our collection database is a work in progress. We may update this record based on further research and review. Learn more about our approach to sharing our collection online.

If you would like to know how you can use content on this page, see the Smithsonian's Terms of Use. If you need to request an image for publication or other use, please visit Rights and Reproductions.


Add a comment about this object