Original Officers (1893) for Moscow Lodge #249 B.P.O.E.
These are the original officers of our lodge. We are trying to get additional information about them. The easy materials to find are included but if you have additional information about these founders of our local organization please attach it in the comment section or get it to the lodge office — Thanks
C. S. Scott — Exalted Ruler – Cashier at Moscow National Bank — Deputy Supreme Chancellor of the Grand Lodge of Idaho, Knights of Pythias
Isaac C. Hattenbaugh – Leading Knight – President of the Commercial Bank – Latah County Treasurer – Grand Master Idaho Masonic Lodge – Regent University of Idaho
P. Tilllinghast – Loyal Knight – Chair, Board of Regents University of Idaho — Attorney
Morgan Tillinghast – Secretary – Manager of Moscow Electric Light & Power
R. S. Brown – Treasurer – President of the Moscow National Bank – Treasure of University of Idaho
Rev. P. Murphy – Chaplain – Rev St. Mark’s Episcopal Church
C. M. Brown – Esquire – Assistant Cashier Moscow National Bank —
G. M. Hinkley – Inner Guard
John Almquist – Tiler
H. W. Taggert – Organist
R. Hodgins – Trustee – owner Hodgins Drug Store (located in same site as present in 1893)
L Stannus – Trustee
J. A. C. Freud — Trustee
Members of Moscow Elks Lodge #249 can click here to visit our private Facebook group page
click here to meet a few of our past members over our 126 years
The Moscow Elks’ Two Forty Niner is beginning its 103rd year of publishing as the lodge’s newsletter — click here for a few looks at those earllier years.
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The Moscow Elks Golf Club, now in its 93rd year, still follows the same routing laid out by renowned golf course architect Francis James in 1928. Here are a few photos of the course today and from our past.
We have lots of help from groups & organizations which partner with us or sponsor our activities & charities. These are some of them.
Moscow Elks Lodge #249 has given back over $2,400,000 to our community in our 128 years . Here is where some of it has gone recently.