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Letter from Grand Secretary Edward Horsman to Jonathan Gage, 1805 October 29

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Letter from Grand Secretary Edward Horsman to Jonathan Gage. Dated October 29, 1805. In this letter, Grand Secretary Horsman reports that the Grand Lodge of Massachusetts has "requested the attendance of the officers and members of the Grand Royal…

York Rite funeral card of James H. Freeland, 1902

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York Rite funeral card of James H. Freeland. Dated 1902. A York Rite funeral card issued in the memory of James H. Freeland of Worcester, Massachusetts.

City of Boston memorial services program in honor of Wendell Phillips, 1884 April 18

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City of Boston memorial services program in honor of Wendell Phillips. Dated April 18, 1884. This program describes the order of exercises for the memorial services for Boston orator and attorney Wendell Phillips, an American abolitionist and…

Souvenir : of the funeral of our martyred President William McKinley booklet, 1901

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A souvenir booklet of the funeral of our martyred President William McKinley. Dated 1901. This photographic souvenir or memorial booklet documents the funeral procession of President William McKinley and provides the text from his final speech at…

Receipt for the funeral expenses of William Tillman, 1921 January 30

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A receipt for the funeral expenses of William Tillman. Dated January 30, 1921. This receipt documents Jephtha Lodge's donation of fifty dollars to Ellen Tillman, the widow of William Tillman and a member of Jephtha Lodge. The donation was earmarked…

Letter from Grand Master Joseph P. Evans of Maryland, 1921 January 11

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A letter from Grand Master Joseph P. Evans of Maryland. Dated January 11, 1921. In this letter, Grand Master Joseph P. Evans of Maryland describes the funeral arrangements for William Tillman of Baltimore, a member of Jephtha Lodge, No. 11.

Invitation to John Lowell's Masonic funeral, 1793 June 3

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This funeral notice from Grand Master John Cutler, Esq., invites Massachusetts Masons to attend the Masonic funeral of Deputy Grand Master John Lowell, which was held at the Concert Hall located at Hanover Street and Queen Street. The notice is dated…