Lincoln Gem and Mineral Club, Inc.
As filed February 16, 1959
Rev. January 1, 1968
Rev. June 1977
Rev. September 2001
ARTICLES OF INCORPORATION
LINCOLN GEM AND MINERAL CLUB, INC.
KNOW ALL MEN BY THESE PRESENT:
That the undersigned have associated themselves together for the purpose of
incorporating under the laws of the State of Nebraska and hereby adopt the following articles of
The name of this corporation shall be the Lincoln Gem and Mineral Club, Inc.
The principal place of business shall be Lincoln, Nebraska. The name and address of the
corporation Resident Agent for service is Phyllis N. Parks, 2435 South 19th Street, Lincoln,
The purpose of the corporation shall be to study, promote an interest in, and disseminate
knowledge of lapidary and various Earth Sciences, including but not necessarily limited to,
geology, paleontology, and mineralogy. It shall be a particular purpose of the corporation to
provide education in these various fields to its members and the general public, particularly
youth and student groups.
It however, being expressly declared that this corporation is not organized for any
business purpose of pecuniary gain or profit.
This corporation shall have no capital stock and shall declare no dividends. Any income
shall be expended under the direction of the Board of Directors, in carrying out and promoting
the objects and purposes of the club.
The club and its activities shall be maintained, kept, and operated through the payment of
membership fees and annual dues in such amounts as my be provided by the By-Laws.
The names and places of residence of each of the incorporators are:
Irl C. Everett, 2941 N. 65th St., Lincoln, NE
Mrs. Frances Tracy, 3601 South St., Lincoln, NE
Arthur O. Beckman, 1840 N. 48th St., Lincoln, NE