Armand P. Pfister Masonic Papers, 1840-1846

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The Armand P. Pfister Papers span the years 1840-1846 and feature seven letters received by Pfister as the Grand Secretary for the Grand Chapter, the Grand Council, and the Grand Lodge of Alabama. Correspondents include Philip Swigert, a Kentucky Mason and Past Grand Master of the Grand Lodge of Kentucky, and six Masons from the state of Alabama.

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Letter from W. R. Brown to Armand P. Pfister, 1846 November 19
In this letter to Armand P. Pfister, the Grand Secretary for the Grand Chapter, W. R. Brown, the Secretary for Marion Chapter, No. 12, asks the Grand Secretary for a copy of his Chapter's last returns. Brown states that the Chapter's copy was burned…

Letter from Morris Fishel to Armand P. Pfister, 1846 June 13
In this letter to Armand P. Pfister, the Grand Secretary for the Grand Council of Royal and Select Masters, Morris Fishel petitions Pfister for a withdrawal on account of sickness. Written while at Dayton, Alabama, and dated June 13, 1846.

Letter from Philip Swigert to Armand P. Pfister, 1845 November 8
In this letter to Grand Secretary Armand P. Pfister of Alabama, Philip Swigert, Grand Secretary for the Grand Lodge of Kentucky, declines Pfister’s request for a copy of the Grand Council of Kentucky's constitution. A fire, which had destroyed the…