Good Templars, circa 1907

0016-Group-GrandLodgeGoodTemplers-1907.jpg

Title

Good Templars, circa 1907

Description

A group of men and women belonging to the lodge of Good Templars stand for their portrait on the steps of the Knights of Pylthias building. The Independent Order of Good Templars (IOGT) was a temperance society established in Marshfield in 1866. The men are wearing suits and the woman are dressed in light colored frocks. Most of the members wear the IOGT ribbon pinned over their hearts.

Source

Marshfield Historical Society

Identifier

0016-Group-GrandLodgeGoodTemplers-1907

Format

black-white photograph

Rights

This image is presented for research and educational purposes only

Repository

Marshfield Historical Society, Old Schoolhouse Common, 121 School St. Marshfield, VT 05658

Citation

“Good Templars, circa 1907,” Digital Vermont: A Project of the Vermont Historical Society, accessed May 15, 2021, https://digitalvermont.org/MarshfieldStoryProject/0016-Group-GrandLodgeGoodTemplers-1907.