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0001 Las Vegas State Aerie Convention, 1935. Fallon Drill Team in front.
0002 Fraternal Order, Eagles’ State headquarters, Lovelock, NV—1934.
0003 Las Vegas delegation to Lovelock – “This was the last time the men went ‘alone’ “—1934.
0004 “Nevada State Aerie Convention here in Las Vegas – 1935 – We took a tour of Boulder Dam under construction in big transport trucks.This was a model of the Dam.”
0005 Fraternal Order of Eagles Convention in Las Vegas, NV. January 24, 1937.
0006 Eagles Convention group at Boulder Dam during its construction in 1935.
0007 Fallon state Aerie Convention -- 1937.
0008 F.O.E. #1213 Grant C. Robinson Class, April 28, 1936, Las Vegas, Nevada. (Grant C. Robinson was second from left.)0009 Hilda and Charles Aplin in Fallon, 1937. Charles was President of the Eagles Aerie #1213 (1937-1938) and Hilda was President of the Auxiliary (1937-1938). “what a team. We had a ‘drill team’. The men had a drum corps. “ (hand-written ins. –Hilda Aplin.)
0010 Parts of the drum corps, Eagles Aerie #1213, Las Vegas, Nevada. Charles Aplin, far right. (ca.1938).
0011 Helldorado “Drum Corps” Eagles – 1938. (C. Aplin is back row, third from right.)
0012 Fraternal Order of the Eagles in the parade (Helldorado) in Las Vegas, NV. Feb 21,1932.
0013 Elks (Helldorado). On the rampage. Las Vegas, Nev., Feb 21,1932.
0014 Fallon State Aerie Convention—1938. Show is the Auxiliary Drill Team & Officers of Aerie #1213.
0015 Fallon – 1938 -- Eagles Aerie #1213, L.V., Nevada. Charles Aplin, far right.
0016 Eagles Aerie 1213 Auxiliary in Fallon, 1938. Hilda Aplin, President of the Auxiliary, is forth from the right, second row.
0017 Armistice Day Parade, Eagles’ Drum Corps. Nov. 11, 1938. Charles Aplin is the second row from the top, fifth from the right.
0018 Eagles drum corps on their way east for the Chicago convention of the organization. 1939. Charles Aplin is fifth from the left.(oversize)
0019 Eagle drum corps on their way east for the Chicago convention of the organization, ca. 1939.
0020 Fraternal Order of Eagles, #1213, Las Vegas, Nevada at eh Eagles National Convention, Chicago, Illinois – 1940.
0021 Labor Day Parade, Las Vegas, Nevada, 1940.
0022 Conrad H. Mann. Jan. 17, 1938. (oversize)
0023 Downtown Las Vegas, Sep. 11, 1930.
0024 Helldorado Parade, 1946. Charles Aplin helped to build third float.
0025 Grand worthy president’s visit to Reno Aerie #207 – February, 1941.
0026 “Boy Scout ‘executives’ in session.” (handwritten inscription – Hilda Aplin.) (Charles Aplin is seated, second from left, hands clasped on knee.)
0027 Fraternal Order of Eagles convention, Reno, ca. late 1930’s.
0028 Charles Aplin, front row, center.
0029 Yerington Convention 1958. Charles Aplin is no right.
0030 Southern Nevada Eagles lodges honor state President Charles W. Aplin of Las Vegas. (Aplin seated in front of group). (ca. late 1953’s).
0031 Eagles meeting. Charles Aplin at far right, back row. [ca. late 1940’s]
0032 P.O. Silvagni is shown receiving his deed for the lot on North Second Street which he purchased at an auction in the spring of 1948. The lot is the site of the old fire station and jail. The interested spectators are some of the old timers who attended the first auction of town lot in 1905. Left to right: Chief of Police George Thompson, Fred Pine, Charles Aplin, C.W. “Pop” Squires, Ed Von Tobel, Sr., Silvagni, Walter R. Bracken, and Sheriff Glen Jones.
0033 Eagles group. (Charles Aplin is back row, second from right.)
0034 Members of the eagles. (C. Aplin is not pictured here.)
0035 Banquet in Henderson, Nevada, to organize new Eagles lodge. Charles Aplin, organizer, is seated at far right (see x). 1947.
0036 Old Timers being honored at meeting of the Chamber of Commerce, May 6, 1947. Grouped around the centerpiece depicting a covered wagon drawn by oxen are, left to right: Bob Hall, Mrs. Mrs. Anna Lake Beardon, Mr. Alice Lake Gifford, Mrs. Minnie Westlake, Otto Westlake, Mrs. Charles Aplin, Charles Aplin, Pearl Laravey, Payne, Mr. Bob Hall, Fred Pine, Mrs. Fred Pine, Mrs. Anna Kramer and Mrs. Emily Ball.
0037 Angelo Manzi pins Eagles’ award on Frank Crookston during ceremony. c.late’40s.
0038 [Social gathering of the Eagles lodge which C. Aplin belonged to. c.late’40s.
0039 Eagles Award Ceremony (c. early 1950’s). L-R: Tom McCullough, Charles Aplin, Lonie Loudin, Gus Blad.
0040 Howard H. Griswold, past Grad Noble of the Las Vegas Odd fellow Artesia Lodge No. 43, is shown receiving the Nevada Membership trophy from C.W. Aplin, district deputy. (1949)
0041 International Order of Odd fellows. Charles Aplin is second from the left, bottom row. Ca late 1940’s.
0042 “I think this was Bob Hansen’s visit to Carson City” – handwritten insc. By Hilda Aplin. (Charles Aplin is back row, left)
0043 Nevada State Eagles’ President Charles Aplin (center) accepts keys to the city from Reno Mayor Eagle Russell Mills as Eagle Peter Cimino watches. [ca. early 1960’s]
0044 Officers of Las Vegas Eagles Lodge 1213 in the 62nd birthday of the local organization, ca. 1967. From Left, front row, are Cliff Freemyer, conductor; Chester Cobain, chaplain’ Charles Norris, guardian’ Neil Cleeg, Vice president’ Sam Griffin, past president’ Charles Stankus, guardian. Standing are: Charles Aplin, president; Gus Blad, secretary’ Jerry Berry; Oran Gragson; Elmer Gettz, treasurer; Chuck Ruliffson, trustee; and Harold Miller, trustee.
0045 Unidentified gathering. Charles Aplin is second from right. [ca. early 1960’s]
0046 Charles Aplin (left) at Eagles award ceremony. [ca. 1960’s] In his capacity as Nevada State President, Aplin presents trophy to Worthy President Charles Stevens of the Yerington, Nevada, Aerie.
0047 Town Crier Bell was presented to Carson Aerie, F.O.E on behalf of the grand aerie which designates Carson as a “Bell Ringer” aerie. Charles Payne of Tracy, (second from left), chaplain of California aerie, presents award to Albin Hedlund, president of California aerie, on occasion of official visit of Nevada State Aerie President Charles W. Aplin, right. Left is Oliver F. Pratt, of Carson, secretary of both state and Carson aeries. [ca. late 1950’s]
0048 Breaking the ground fro a new aerie home are the Las Vegas, Nev. Eagles. State President Charles Aplin is Kneeling in front of sign, second from the right. June, 1958.
0049 Robert Ball, pioneer Las Vegas resident, is shown as he received his 25 year pin from the Fraternal Order of Eagles. Charles Aplin, Left, state chaplain of the organization, watches as A. G. Blad, secretary of the lodge, gives Ball his pin. April 1956.
0050 Officers of the I.O.O.F. Charles Aplin at left. [c.1961]
0051 A net Gain Banner was presented to Henderson, Nev., Aerie by past State president C.W. Aplin. Pictured receiving plaques are (from left) Harold Miller; Charles Ruliffson; Norm Semmler; Clarence Giesenhauser; Mayor Oran Gragson; Jerry Berry, president of Las Vegas, Nev., Aerie; past State President C.W. Aplin . 1959.
0052 Meeting of the Eagles. (Charles Aplin has his back to the photographer) [ca. early 1960’s]
0053 Another Eagles’ get-together. [ca. early 1960’s]
0054 Meeting of the Eagles Lodge Yerington, Nevada. [ca. early 1960’s]
0055 Several members of the Eagles Lodge in Yerington, Nevada, with Charles Aplin of Las Vegas. (third from right) [ca. early 1960’s]
0056 Eagles Lodge Yerington, Nevada. [ca. early 1960’s]
0057 Eagles meeting -- Yerington, Nevada. [ca. early 1960’s]
0058 Las Vegas and Henderson joint Eagles installation ceremony. [June1962] women pictured are members of the Eagle’s Ladies Auxiliary Drill Team. Charles Aplin (6th from left) was the installing officer.
0059 Charles Aplin, seated third from right. [ca. early 1960’s – possible an Eagles’ dinner-dance]]
0060 Charles W. Aplin. (as a toddler) Portrait.
0061 Roundhouse and shops (railroad) -- Las Vegas, Nevada. Locomotive right of powerhouse.
0062 (Neg. ONLY) 4th Street side of Fifth Street School, Las Vegas, Nevada. Pictured are Charles Aplin’ sisters.