Elks History Project

The Elks History Project is a collection of historical stories, photos, and media that date all the way back to the founding. This project is an ongoing effort and we encourage you to contribute to it.

Magazine Archives

Explore the history of the Elks - and the United State of America - through our archived issues of The Elks Magazine, 1922 - 1974.

Photo Gallery

Want to see what your local Lodge looked like when it was first built? Archive of photos from every PGER? Other interesting photos can also be found state by state.


Listen to the sounds of the time with these historical audio pieces.

Historical Stories

A few collections of historical accounts and other historical stories from the founding.


Do you have something we should add to our archive?

A very special thank you goes to Mike Jones of Salisbury Elks Lodge #699 for his extensive collection and contributions to the Elks History Project

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