The Internet Guide to OA Insignia
Sam Houston Area Council (576)
Houston, TX
Lodge Data
Chartered: 1938
Lodge Totem: Raven facing east
Name Translation: The Raven, Name Given to Sam Houston  (Cherokee)
Changes: 1950: Lodge corrected spelling of name from Coloneh
2007 Membership+: 3907

+Sum of predecessor lodges' membership for new lodges. GNYC lodges' membership numbers are total for all GNYC lodges.



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Lodge Event Patches

(Listings from the last edition of Blue Book.)
eX1967 BLK C RED WHT  Pow Wow   
eX1968 BLK C WHT RED  Pow Wow   
eX1969 BLK C M/C BLK  Pow Wow   
eX1970 BBL C LGY BBL  Pow Wow   
eX1971-1 DYL C GRN RED  Pow Wow   
eN1971-2   GRN WHT  SSC; 1971 Pow-Wow   
eX1972 M/C C BLK   Pow Wow; Raven Shaped   
eX1973 BLU R M/C BLU  Pow Wow   
eA1974-1 WHT R WHT RED  Spring Fellowship   
eA1974-2 LBL C ORG RED  Pow Wow   
eX1975-1 M/C C DBL YEL YEL FDL; "Spring Fellowship"   
eX1975-2 BLK C WHT BLK  Fall "Pow Wow"   
eX1976-1 DYL  DBL DYL  Felt; SSC; "Spring Fellowship"   
eX1976-2 RED C DBL DBL  BIC; "Fall Pow Wow"   
eR1977-1 RED R GRN WHT WHT Spring fellowship   
eA1977-2 TAN C BLK BLK  PowWow (Looks like Philmont arrowhead)   
eR1977-3 RED R BLK BLK   Misspelled "David Hines Memorial Training Conference"   
1978 Pow Wow     
eR1978-1 RED R WHT RED  David Hines Memorial Training Conference (Misspelled)   
eX1978-2 BLK C GRN WHT WHT Spring Fellowship; Shield   
eR1979-1 GRN R BLK YEL YEL Spring Fellowship   
eN1979-2   DGR WHT  Treasure Hunt 1979 PowWow; SSC   
eR1979-3 BLK R M/C YEL BLK PowWow; w/tab   
eN1979-4     GRN RED   Treasure Hunt 1979 SSC onto N/C w/ X5a design   
eYN1979-5     GRN RED   PowWow Patch embroidered on N/C   
eX1980-1 BLU R WHT BLU BLU Spring Fellowship; w/tab   
eX1980-2 RED C BLU BLU  PowWow; Shield w/tab   
eX1981-1 BRN C BLU WHT   Spring Fellowship; Shield   
eA1981-2 BRN C BRN DYL DYL Fall PowWow   
eX1982-1 BRN R SAM RED RED Spring Fellowship; w/ tab and w/o tab   
eX1982-2 RED C WHT RED RED Fall PowWow; Chevron shape; w/tab   
eR1983-1 RED R ORG RED ORG Spring Fellowship; 193801983; w/tab   
eR1983-2a WHT R GRN WHT GRN Fall PowWow; CB (some borders altered BLK with marker)   
eR1983-2b WHT R GRN WHT GRN Fall PowWow; PB   
eX1984-1 WHT C BLU WHT  Spring Fellowship; w/emb. tab   
eX1984-2 BLK R TAN RED RED PowWow;   
eX1985-1 BLK R LBL BLK WHT Spring Fellowship   
eX1985-2 ORG R BLU WHT  Fall PowWow;   
eX1986-1 RED R M/C RED BLU Spring Fellowship   
eX1986-2 BLU R TAN BLK   PowWow; w/and w/o RED tab   
eR1987-1 RED R YEL WHT WHT Spring Fellowship   
eX1987-2 WHT R M/C WHT WHT Fall PowWow   
1988 Eagle Trail Camporee     
eX1988-1 GRN R M/C   Spring Fellowship; 50th; w/and w/o tab   
eX1988-2 BLK C YEL BLK  Fall PowWow; 50th; w/   
eX1989-1 ORG R BLU ORG ORG Spring Fellowship   
eX1989-2 SMY R M/C WHT SMY Fall PowWow; Oval   
eA1990-1 BLK C DYL BLK RED Spring Fellowship; OA 75th   
eX1990-2 SMY R M/C SMY  Fall PowWow; 1915-1990 (75th OA)   
eX1991-1 BLU R M/C   Spring Fellowship; w/and w/o string tab   
eX1991-2 RED R M/C   Fall PowWow; w/and w/o string tab   
eR1991-3 MAR R WHT     David Hinds (for training)   
eX1992-1 RED R M/C   Spring PowWow   
eX1992-2 BLU R M/C RED TAN Fall PowWow; w/ and w/o string tab   
eR1992-3 LBL R WHT   David Hinds ( for training)   
eX1993-1 RED R M/C WHT RED Fellowship w/o "Service"; regular issue   
eX1993-2 RED R M/C WHT RED Fellowship with "Service" embroidered in   
eX1993-3 RED R M/C BLU YEL Fall PowWow; w/o tab   
eR1993-4 LBL R WHT     David Hinds (for training)   
eR1994-1 BLK R M/C BLK DBL Spring Fellowship   
eX1994-2 BLK R M/C WHT  Fall PowWow   
eR1995-1 BRN R M/C   Spring Fellowship   
eX1995-2 BLK R BLU BLK  Fall PowWow   
eR1996-1 BLK R RED BLK  Fall PowWow   
eX1996-2 RED C BLK WHT YEL CD; PB; WHT "1996"; shape of X1   
eX1997-1 WHT R BLK BLK   Spring Fellowship   
eA1997-2 BLK R BLU     Fall PowWow   
eX1998-1 WHT R RED     Spring Fellowship (issued by district not by lodge or chapter)   
eX1998-2 RED R BLU BLK  PowWow   
eX1998-3 RED C M/C     American Indian Weekend, jacket patch, 60th   
eX1998-4 TAN C M/C TAN  American Indian Weekend, 60th, Shield   
eA1999-1 BLK C RED     Spring Fellowship   
eX1999-2 BLK C WHT     PowWow   
eX1999-3 BLK R WHT     Vigil Weekend   
eX2000-1 RED R M/C LBL  American Indian Weekend, jacket, Large oval   
eX2000-2 RED C M/C     American Indian Weekend   
eR2000-3 YEL R TRQ     Spring Fellowship   
eX2000-4 RED C BLK   PowWow   
eA2000-5 BLU R RWB     Fall PowWow (Miss Teen Texas)   
eX2000-6 BLU C WHT BLK  Vigil Weekend   
e?2001-1 BLU C WHT WHT   PowWow   
e?2001-2 YEL C WHT WHT   Spring Fellowship   
e?2001-3 BLK C RED BLK   FDL; Vigil Reunion   
e?2002-1 BLK C WHT     American Indian Weekend   
eYJ2002-2 BLU C WHT     American Indian Weekend; no FDL; no name; Lodge considers unofficial   
e?2002-3 RED R WHT YEL   FDL; Spring Fellowship w/ and w/o loop   
e?2002-4 RED     WHT GRY PowWow   
e?2002-5 RED     WHT WHT Vigil Weekend   
e?2003-1 ???   ??? ???   Spring Fellowship   
eX2003-2 BLK R WHT BLU   Fall PowWow   
eR2003-3 BLK C M/C WHT   American Indian Weekend   
eX2003-4 RED R WHT BLK WHT Vigil Weekend   
eJ2003-5 YEL R GRN YEL   American Indian Weekend   
eX2004-1 BBL R ORG BLU   American Indian Weekend   
eJ2004-2 BBL R ORG BLU   American Indian Weekend   
eX2004-3 ORG R M/C ORG ORG Lodgeapoloose PowWow; BRN/ORG bkgd   
eX2005-1 ORG R M/C DYL   Spring Fellowship   
eX2005-2 BRN C M/C BLK   American Indian Weekend   
eJ2005-3 BRN R M/C BLK   American Indian Weekend   
eX2008?        (2008 Spring Fellowship, 70th Anniversary) 
??   Campership fundraiser -royal blue mylar WWW on Camp Strake 
??   Campership fundraiser -royal blue mylar WWW on Camp Strake 
??   Royal blue WWW on Camp Strake 
??   Royal blue WWW on Camp Strake 
Awi - R1   Raven District 
S-?   Issued in 2016 
S34   RED rolled border WHT background RED letters RED fdl; front view of raven  
SA-??   4th Yr. Lodge Trade -O-REE 2017 
SA-??   1st Lodge Trade -O-REE 2014 
SA-??   3rd Yr. Lodge Trade -O-REE 2016 
SA-??   2nd Lodge Trade -O-REE 2015/ 100 YR. ANNV. 
Data for 112 patches from this lodge and type(s) are shown above.

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