The Internet Guide to OA Insignia
Blackhawk Area Council (660)
Rockford, IL
Lodge Data
Chartered: 1939
Lodge Totem: Statue of Chief Blackhawk
Name Translation: Name of Chief Blackhawk  (Algonquin)
Changes: 1941: Changed name from Blackhawk
1970: Merged with Wetassa 227 to form Wulapeju 140


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F1 WHT C GRN WHT  140x56 mm    
F2 WHT C GRN WHT  Mini flap 110x40 mm    
N1     RED BLK   SSC    

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R1 YEL C WHT   twill; arrow through patch; MNTS short for chapter name    
R2 YEL C WHT     no arrow through patch; MNTS short for chapter name    
eR1955-1?        (1955 Explorer Regatta)  
eR1955-2?        (1955 Camp-O-Ree Weatherwise)  
eR1956?        (1955 Rock River Regatta)  
eX1957?        (1957 Fall Camp-O-Ree)  
eX1958?        (1958 Webelos Day)  

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A1 GRN C BLK GRN  twill; 77x100 mm    
F1 GRN C BLK GRN  GRN "SAUK; DYL lodge name    
eA1955 DYL C GRY BLK  Ceremonial    
eR1950?        1950 Ceremonial  
eR1951 WHT C RED WHT  Ceremonial    
eR1952 WHT C RED WHT  Ceremonial    
eR1953a BLU C BLU YEL  Ceremonial; NT    
eR1953b BLU C BLU YEL   Ceremonial; TRR    
eR1956 YEL C GRN WHT  Ceremonial    
eX1954 BLK C WHT BLK  Ceremonial    
eX1957 BLU C WHT BLU  Ceremonial    

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Data for 21 patches from this lodge and type(s) are shown above.

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