Circular regarding the official action of M. W. Grand Lodge of Ohio at recent Grand Communication held at Cleveland Ohio, October 19th-21st, 1869

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Title

Circular regarding the official action of M. W. Grand Lodge of Ohio at recent Grand Communication held at Cleveland Ohio, October 19th-21st, 1869

Description

Resolution by the Grand Lodge of Ohio recognizing that the Grand Lodge of Louisiana is the "supreme authority over the Symbolic Degrees." Circular issued in response to the infringement upon the jurisdiction of the Grand Lodge of Louisiana by the Supreme Council of the Ancient & Accepted Scottish Rite of the Sovereign and Independent State of Louisiana, a clandestine Masonic organization that conferred the first three degrees.

Source

Collection of Scottish Rite Masonic Museum & Library, Lexington, Massachusetts
MA 001.273

Date

1869 10 28

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

A2002/118/55

Extent

1 document; 21 x 13 cm.

Provenance

Museum purchase.

Citation

Freemasons. Grand Lodge of Ohio, “Circular regarding the official action of M. W. Grand Lodge of Ohio at recent Grand Communication held at Cleveland Ohio, October 19th-21st, 1869,” digitalVGW, accessed July 21, 2024, https://digitalvgw.omeka.net/items/show/490.