Proclamation of the Treaty of the Union of 1867

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Creator

Scottish Rite (Masonic order). Supreme Council for the Northern Masonic Jurisdiction

Title

Proclamation of the Treaty of the Union of 1867

Description

The Treaty of the Union of 1867 proclaimed that the two competing Supreme Councils in the Northern Masonic Jurisdiction (one Council led by Killian H. Van Rensselaer, the other Council led by John L. Lewis) had united to form a new Supreme Council under the leadership of Sovereign Grand Commander Josiah H. Drummond.

This copy is signed by Josiah H. Drummond and attested to by Daniel Sickels. It is dated May 17, 1867.

Subject

Scottish Rite (Masonic order). Northern Masonic Jurisdiction -- History.
Scottish Rite (Masonic order) -- History.
Freemasons -- United States.

Source

Collection of Scottish Rite Masonic Museum & Library, Lexington, Massachusetts
SC 001.015

Date

1867 05 17

Rights

This image is presented for research and educational purposes only, and may not be distributed or re-published without permission from the Scottish Rite Masonic Museum & Library.

Language

English

Identifier

A2002/113/1

Coverage

United States -- Masssachusetts -- Boston.

Extent

1 document; 61 x 44 cm.

Provenance

Gift of the Supreme Council of the Northern Masonic Jurisdiction of the Scottish Rite.

Citation

Scottish Rite (Masonic order). Supreme Council for the Northern Masonic Jurisdiction, “Proclamation of the Treaty of the Union of 1867 ,” digitalVGW, accessed May 29, 2017, http://digitalvgw.omeka.net/items/show/437.