It's the Elks 150th anniversary! Explore the resources listed below to learn more about how you can participate in and experience the history of the Elks. 

Explore Elks History

Browse submissions from lodges across the country. Search a photo album, view a national historical timeline, browse a historical document repository, and more. 


Explore the historical gallery, filterable by state, year, and lodge. 


Explore Elks history in the form of a scrollable historical timeline. 


Explore historical documents spanning the Elks' history from lodges across the U.S. 

Magazine Archives

Explore the full-color archives of The Elks Magazine. 


See and hear historical video/audio from throughout Elks' history.


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.