Area 2-D 1958 Conclave

The 1958 Area 2-D Conclave was actually held outside of NYS at Stratton Mountain Scout Reservation . SMSR was located in the Green Mountains of Southern Vermont on Grout Pond in the Town of Stratton. The camp was owned Fort Orange Council, later Fort Orange – Uncle Sam and Governor Clinton. The host Lodge was Mahikan Lodge #181.

There were three items issued for the event, a pocket patch

1958 Area 2-D Pocket Patch

1958 Area 2-D Pocket Patch

Also a neckerchief slide:

Area 2-D 1958 Neckerchief Slide

The slide is a current need of mine.

And a neckerchief:

Area 2-D 1958 Neckerchief

Area 2-D 1958 Neckerchief

Update January 2015

There were also two covers issued for the event.

1958 Area 2-D Covers

1958 Area 2-D Covers

According to the OA Section List, the following lodges were part of Area 2-D at this time:

  • Sisilija Lodge #19
  • Half Moon Lodge #28
  • Wakpominee Lodge #48
  • Mahikan Lodge #181
  • Mohawk Lodge #267
  • Ta-Oun-Ya-Wat-Ha Lodge #268
  • Loon Lodge #364
  • Onteroraus Lodge #402
  • Thay-En-Da-Ne-Gea Lodge #418



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