African American Publications, 1957, 1959, 1962-1963, 1968, 1974
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Brief Description: Six The Bee Hive newsletters (1957-1974), one The Candle newsletter (1957), and one CBS News Public Opinion Survey (1968).
Held at:
Sargeant Memorial Collection
Slover Library
235 East Plume Street
Norfolk, VA 23510
Phone: 7574317429
Email: localhistory [at]
Record Series Number: 001/01/MSS 0000-356
Created by: Freemasons. Prince Hall Grand Lodge of Virginia (1875-), National Association for the Advancement of Colored People. Virginia State Conference, Opinion Research Corporation (U.S.)
Volume: 3.0 Folders
Acquired: 05/01/2007.
Arrangement: Arranged by publication, then by year.
Biographical Note for Freemasons. Prince Hall Grand Lodge of Virginia (1875-) : The Most Worshipful Prince Hall Grand Lodge of Virginia Free and Accepted Masons is a fraternal organization that was established on December 16, 1875. The organization is composed primarily of African American men, and its mission is to "dispense charity, promote family values, and [we] are endeavoring to significantly aid in the uplifting of humanity." MWPHGL-VA has published its newsletter, The Bee Hive, since 1957.
Access Restrictions: This collection is open to all researchers.
Subject Index
African American freemasons
African Americans
Fraternal organizations
United States--Race relations--History--20th century
Genres/Forms of Material
Public opinion polls
Languages of Materials
English [eng]
Rights/Use Restrictions: The status of copyright for these materials is governed by Copyright Law of the United States (Title 17, U. S. C.). Copyright restrictions may apply.
Acquisition Notes: Purchase
PreferredCitation: African American Publications, MSS 0000-356, Sargeant Memorial Collection, Norfolk Public Library, Norfolk, Virginia.