Charter issued by the Grand Lodge of New York to Aurora Lodge, 1827 June 7

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Title

Charter issued by the Grand Lodge of New York to Aurora Lodge, 1827 June 7

Description

A charter issued by the Grand Lodge of New York to Aurora Lodge of Windham, New York. Dated June 7, 1827. Organized just prior to the height of the Anti-Masonic Movement, the lodge did not survive a year. It would be succeeded by Oasis Lodge, No. 119, which was organized in Prattsville, N.Y., on June 5 1849. The charter is signed by the Grand Master of New York, Stephen Van Rensselaer, a member of the United States House of Representatives.

Source

Collection of Scottish Rite Masonic Museum & Library, Lexington, Massachusetts. MA 007.

Date

1827 06 07

Rights

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

Language

English

Identifier

A1976/017/001

Extent

1 item ; 37 x 47 cm.

Provenance

Gift of Mrs. George C. Vogt

Citation

Freemasons. Grand Lodge of New York, “Charter issued by the Grand Lodge of New York to Aurora Lodge, 1827 June 7,” digitalVGW, accessed March 5, 2024, https://digitalvgw.omeka.net/items/show/911.