Draft Copy of Resolutions for Mourning President Garfield

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Title

Draft Copy of Resolutions for Mourning President Garfield

Description

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 President Garfield. President James Garfield had been a 14° Scottish Rite Mason in the Southern Jurisdiction.

Note clipped to document reads: "Benj F. Haxton 32° Detroit."

Source

Collection of Scottish Rite Masonic Museum & Library, Lexington, Massachusetts
SC 001.091

Date

1881 09 20

Rights

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

Language

English

Identifier

A1992/099/33

Extent

[3 p.]; 32 x 21 cm.

Provenance

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

Citation

Scottish Rite (Masonic order). Supreme Council for the Northern Masonic Jurisdiction, “Draft Copy of Resolutions for Mourning President Garfield,” digitalVGW, accessed July 21, 2024, https://digitalvgw.omeka.net/items/show/444.