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1Title:  Slovenian Benefit Society Slovenija Records     
 Creator:  Slovenian Benefit Society Slovenija 
 Dates:  1895-1937 
 Abstract:  The Slovenian Benefit Society Slovenija is an independent Slovene-American benefit society formed ca. 1895 in Cleveland, Ohio, by a splinter group from Marijn Spolek, the first Slovenian lodge in the city. It provided insurance and organized both the first Slovenian men's chorus (Zora) and a gymnastics group which developed into the Slovenian Sokol (Slovenski Sokol). The collection consists of bylaws, minute books, account books, membership books, a ledger book, and a dues book. 
 Call #:  MS 4173 
 Extent:  1.20 linear feet (2 containers and 2 oversize volumes) 
 Subjects:  Slovenian Benefit Society Slovenija (Cleveland, Ohio) | Friendly societies -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | Insurance, Fraternal -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | Slovene Americans -- Ohio -- Cleveland. | Clubs -- Ohio -- Cleveland.
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