Letter from Moses Holbrook to John James Joseph Gourgas, 1827 September 29

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Title

Letter from Moses Holbrook to John James Joseph Gourgas, 1827 September 29

Description

Letter from Moses Holbrook to John James Joseph Gourgas, September 29, 1827. In this letter, Sovereign Grand Commander Holbrook of the Southern Jurisdiction acknowledges the arrival of Gourgas' correspondence from the past five weeks but has been prevented from reading it because of the outbreak of yellow fever in Charleston. Holbrook, a doctor, reports that the outbreak is finally subsiding and thanks Gourgas for the information sent.

Source

Collection of the Scottish Rite Masonic Museum & Library, Lexington, Massachusetts. SC 300.002

Date

1827 09 29

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

A2019/178/0041b

Is Part Of

Moses Holbrook Correspondence. Records and correspondence of the Supreme Council, Northern Masonic Jurisdiction. See the Museum Archives for more information regarding this collection.

Extent

1 item (2 pages) ; 32 x 24 cm.

Provenance

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

Citation

Holbrook, Moses, 1783-1844, “Letter from Moses Holbrook to John James Joseph Gourgas, 1827 September 29,” digitalVGW, accessed April 21, 2024, https://digitalvgw.omeka.net/items/show/1230.