Letter from Moses Holbrook to John James Joseph Gourgas, 1830 June 21

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Title

Letter from Moses Holbrook to John James Joseph Gourgas, 1830 June 21

Description

Letter from Moses Holbrook to John James Joseph Gourgas. Dated June 21, 1830. In this letter, Sovereign Grand Commander Holbrook of the Southern Jurisdiction acknowledges the receipt of Gourgas’ June 3 letter. Holbrook expresses his gratitude in being appointed an Honorary Member of the Supreme Council, Northern Masonic Jurisdiction. He states McDonald still has the documents furnished by Gourgas and faults the climate for their slow return. Comments upon the subjects of nullification and secession and concludes by stating that his reply to Holland is enclosed.

Source

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

Date

1830 06 21

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

A2019/178/0057a

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 (3 pages) ; 33 x 23 cm.

Provenance

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

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Citation

Holbrook, Moses, 1783-1844, “Letter from Moses Holbrook to John James Joseph Gourgas, 1830 June 21,” digitalVGW, accessed November 30, 2020, https://digitalvgw.omeka.net/items/show/1246.