Circular letter from William Hobart Hadley to Mosaic Lodge, No. 52, 1864 September 20

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Title

Circular letter from William Hobart Hadley to Mosaic Lodge, No. 52, 1864 September 20

Description

Circular letter from the Masonic Mission to Mosaic Lodge, No. 52. September 20, 1864. In this circular letter, William Hobart Hadley, the Vice President of the Masonic Mission in Maine, and Agent for the New England States, reminds the Fraternity that the Masonic Mission is a Masonic institution that can expect little outside help. Hadley also requests that every Lodge in the State of Maine make “make immediate and earnest efforts to raise money and supplies” from the Fraternity and private citizens to support the Union’s war efforts.

Source

Collection of the Scottish Rite Masonic Museum & Library, Lexington, Massachusetts. MA 260.006

Date

1864 09 20

Rights

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

Language

English

Identifier

A2018/146/001

Is Referenced By

Coelho, John. "Freemasonry and the Growth of Nursing during the Civil War," Scottish Rite Masonic Museum & Library blog. February 12, 2019.

Extent

1 item ; 26 x 21 cm.

Provenance

Museum purchase

Social Bookmarking

Citation

Hadley, William Hobart, 1804-1868, “Circular letter from William Hobart Hadley to Mosaic Lodge, No. 52, 1864 September 20,” digitalVGW, accessed May 8, 2021, https://digitalvgw.omeka.net/items/show/1197.