Danish societies, mutual assistance, Danish women
The Danish Sisterhood in America is ca. 2 years younger than its big brother, The Danish Brotherhood, as the first lodge, namely “The Christine Lodge” No. 1 in Negaunee, Mich. was organized on the 15th of December, 1883 by Mrs. Christine Hemmingsen, whose husband was a member of the Brotherhood. Consequently, the Sisterhood has now existed for 24 years.
Hofenblad, L. M.
"The Danish Sisterhood in America,"
The Bridge: Vol. 35
, Article 18.
Available at: https://scholarsarchive.byu.edu/thebridge/vol35/iss1/18