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Engrossed certificate declaring John Christie an Active Member of the Supreme Council, Northern Masonic Jurisdiction

This certificate, dated June 17, 1845, announces the appointment of John Christie of Portsmouth, New Hampshire, as a Sovereign Grand Inspector General of the Thirty-Third degree. Christie was elevated to the grade of Sovereign Grand Inspector General…

Engrossed Scottish Rite 33rd degree certificate for Edmund B. Hays, issued by Henry C. Atwood

Engrossed 33rd degree certificate issued to Edmund Burke Hays in 1858, documenting his elevation to the grade of Sovereign Grand Inspector General by Henry C. Atwood on September 9, 1848.

Also, contains notations (not signatures) of approval by…

Appointment of Edmund B. Hays as First Lieutenant Grand Commander in the Atwood Council

This manuscript certificate issued to Edmund B. Hays appoints him as First Lieutenant Grand Commander of the Supreme Council for the Northern Jurisdiction of the Western Hemisphere or the Atwood Supreme Council. The certificate is dated November 19,…

Circular Responding to the Attacks against the Legitimacy of the Supreme Council, Northern Masonic Jurisdiction, from F. T. B. Clavel and Others

This circular issued by the Supreme Council, Northern Masonic Jurisdiction, responds to attacks from F. T. B. Clavel and others.

Begins: "Whereas, slanderous attacks void of the least semblance of truth, have been reiterated, published, and…

Certificate of Healing and Regularizing for the Cerneau Masons of St. John's Lodge, No. 1 (Newport, Rhode Island)

This document is a certificate of healing and regularizing for Newport, Rhode Island, Masons previously working under a charter granted by Joseph Cerneau. Masons named in this certificate as having been "regularized and healed" include Jeremiah…

Draft Copy of Resolutions for Mourning President Garfield

A draft of a set of resolutions composed by the Supreme Council for the Northern Masonic Jurisdiction and dated September 20, [1881]. In this document, the Supreme Council expresses their "regret, sympathy, and mourning" for the sudden death of…

Postcard with Washington as a Freemason 1927 calendar

Postcard with miniature 1927 calendar on the front. Postcard features monochromatic image of "Washington as a Freemason" print, with image of George Washington wearing Masonic regalia and holding trowel.

Presidential Candidates, 1884

A Knox Hat Company advertising pamphlet featuring presidential candidates for the year 1884. Includes portraits of Republican candidates James G. Blaine and John A. Logan and Democratic nominees: Grover Cleveland, and Thomas A. Hendricks.


Mecca Temple officers tableau, 1883

Tableau of officers of Mecca Temple, New York City in 1883.

Regalia, jewels, seals, and ornaments, manufactured and sold by Elias Combs

Broadside advertising fraternal regalia, jewels, etc. sold by Elias Combs, 244 Grand Street, New York, New York, printed in 1854 or 1855.

Dating based on printer and address of Combs's business. Baker, Godwin & Co. were in business under this…