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[Masonic chart]

[Masonic chart]

This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Humphreys.

[William Howard Taft, full-length portrait, standing, facing right, in a mason's garb]

[William Howard Taft, full-length portrait, standing, facing right, in...

Copyright Alex. Washn. Lodge #22, A.F.& A.M., Alexandria, Va.

[Engraving from Diderot, Encyclopédie, v. 1, pl. 194, Architecture Maconnerie. Masonry arch.]

[Engraving from Diderot, Encyclopédie, v. 1, pl. 194, Architecture Mac...

Illus. in: Diderot. Encyclopédie, ou, Dictionnaire raisonné des sciences, des arts et des métiers, v. 1, pl. 194. Livourne, 1770-1775. Reference copy may be in LOT 4434B. This record contains unverified, old da... More

Masonic odes---- for 1812. Ode I ... Ode II. [1812].

Masonic odes---- for 1812. Ode I ... Ode II. [1812].

Verse. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 228, Folder 11.

Masonic Hall, Philadelphia

Masonic Hall, Philadelphia

Print showing street view of Masonic Hall in Philadelphia. 617 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. To James Milnor Esqr. R.W.G.M. and Grand Lodge of Pennsylvania this plate is inscribed by their brother W. ... More

Order of the exercises, on the celebration of the anniversary of the nativity of St. John the baptist, at Roxbury, by Washington Lodge. 24th June, A. L. 5817.

Order of the exercises, on the celebration of the anniversary of the n...

Imprint 2. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 51, Folder 11.

Grand lodge of the District of Columbia. At the annual communication of the Grand Lodge of the District of Columbia, held at the Central Masonic Hall, in the City of Washington, on Tuesday, the 3d day of November, A. L. 5829, A. D. 1829 the foll

Grand lodge of the District of Columbia. At the annual communication o...

On verso: Grand Lodge. Page Order: Leaflet Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 193, Folder 25.

Faneuil Hall convention, or Masonry unveiled ... Entered according to act of Congress, February 18, 1830.

Faneuil Hall convention, or Masonry unveiled ... Entered according to ...

Verse. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 55, Folder 1.

Antimasonic address to the anti-masonic voters of Norfolk County and the ninth Congressional district of Massachusetts. [1835?].

Antimasonic address to the anti-masonic voters of Norfolk County and t...

Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 56, Folder 17.

Worker, perhaps a mason or hod carrier, seen from behind holding a shovel with left hand and his right hand resting on a loaded hod poised against a supporting frame

Worker, perhaps a mason or hod carrier, seen from behind holding a sho...

Title devised by Library staff. Paper trimmed on right side through a watermark at lower right: J. Robes[on]. Stamped on verso: From the file of James F. Queen artist, 1824-1889. (DLC/PP-1997:105) Forms part of... More

[Unidentified man, about 60 years of age, in Masonic regalia, three-quarter length portrait, three-quarters to the left, seated at table with tablecloth]

[Unidentified man, about 60 years of age, in Masonic regalia, three-qu...

Written on back of plate: 501(X). Transfer; U.S. War College; 1920; (DLC/PP-1920:46153). Forms part of: Daguerreotype collection (Library of Congress). Produced by Mathew Brady's studio.

[Exterior view of masonry church with axial tower entrance and spire]

[Exterior view of masonry church with axial tower entrance and spire]

Perspective drawing showing exterior of church. Exhibit loan 4105-L. Unprocessed in PR 13 CN 1996:111.UNID.3

Reminiscences of a fancy dress ball, in Philadelphia, February 1850 / drawn from nat: & on stone by C. Harnisch ; P.S. Duval's steam lith. Press, Philada.

Reminiscences of a fancy dress ball, in Philadelphia, February 1850 / ...

Print shows a crowd at "Masonic Hall" during "Naylor's Grand Fancy Dress Party", a masquerade with an orchestra playing on the right as revelers mingle on the main floor and on the balconies. [Source: Library C... More

Position of the Democratic Party in 1852. "Freemen of America, how long will you be ledd by such leaders"

Position of the Democratic Party in 1852. "Freemen of America, how lon...

A crudely drawn satire bitterly attacking Democratic presidential candidate Franklin Pierce and appealing to the "Freemen of America." The print, possibly executed by a free black, criticizes the Democrats' pla... More

Washington Aqueduct, details of masonry, traverse section

Washington Aqueduct, details of masonry, traverse section

Drawing. This record contains unverified data from caption card.

[Laying the cornerstone of the new Masonic temple, Philadelphia, Pennsylvania]

[Laying the cornerstone of the new Masonic temple, Philadelphia, Penns...

Date and photographer attribution from a half-tone illustration by Frank H. Taylor in P&P collections File. Note with daguerreotype: "Re-sealed but plates were probably reversed the last time this was opened" W... More

Know Nothing Polka dedicated to everybody by nobody

Know Nothing Polka dedicated to everybody by nobody

A sheet music cover illustrated with the American nativist device of an eye in an aureole of light. The watchful eye (a commonplace in Masonic iconography) here symbolizes the Know Nothings' vigilance against ... More

Hibernian Benevolent Institution, incorporated 1833 / design and on stone by J. Queen ; P.S. Duval Lith. Philada.

Hibernian Benevolent Institution, incorporated 1833 / design and on st...

Print shows at center, beneath an eagle perched on an Irish harp, is a woman attending to a sick man as two well-dressed men enter the room; on the left are two horses and a shield above the motto "Virtue Liber... More

Paris, New York & Philadelphia fashions for spring & summer 1855, published & sold by F. Mahan, No. 186 Chesnut Street, Philadelphia / P.S. Duval & Co's Steam lith. Press, Philada.

Paris, New York & Philadelphia fashions for spring & summer 1855, publ...

Print shows in two horizontal panels, at top, men, a woman, and two children standing in a large drawing room, and at bottom, men, a woman, and two children standing outdoors on a street at seaside. At bottom c... More

Sir Morton B. Howell / C. C. Giers, 43 & 45 Union St., Nashville, Tenn.

Sir Morton B. Howell / C. C. Giers, 43 & 45 Union St., Nashville, Tenn...

Photograph shows Howell in Masonic regalia including gauntlets, belt, and sash standing next to table with book and hat on top. Negative no. 14212. Title from item. Originally in album belonging to Joel B. Clou... More

Sir John Frizzell / C. C. Giers, 43 & 45 Union St., Nashville, Tenn.

Sir John Frizzell / C. C. Giers, 43 & 45 Union St., Nashville, Tenn.

Photograph shows Frizzell in Masonic regalia including gauntlets, belt, and sash standing next to table with hat on top. Negative no. 13965. Title from item. Originally in album belonging to Joel B. Clough, Civ... More

Sir Jas. McCallum / C. C. Giers, 43 & 45 Union St., Nashville, Tenn.

Sir Jas. McCallum / C. C. Giers, 43 & 45 Union St., Nashville, Tenn.

Photograph shows McCallum in Masonic regalia including belt and sash standing next to table with folded gauntlets on top. Negative no. 14951. Title from item. Originally in album belonging to Joel B. Clough, Ci... More

[Unidentified man in Masonic regalia including gauntlets, belt, sash, and Knights Templar hat with sword] / C. C. Giers, Nashville.

[Unidentified man in Masonic regalia including gauntlets, belt, sash, ...

Title devised by Library staff. Originally in album belonging to Joel B. Clough, Civilian Engineer, United States Military Railroad, 1863 and 1864. Gift; Florence C. Abel; 1961.

Sir John McClelland / C. C. Giers, 43 & 45 Union St., Nashville, Tenn.

Sir John McClelland / C. C. Giers, 43 & 45 Union St., Nashville, Tenn.

Photograph shows McClelland in Masonic regalia including gauntlets, belt, and sash. Negative no. 14350. Title from item. Originally in album belonging to Joel B. Clough, Civilian Engineer, United States Militar... More

Sir John B. Morris / C. C. Giers, 43 & 45 Union St., Nashville, Tenn.

Sir John B. Morris / C. C. Giers, 43 & 45 Union St., Nashville, Tenn.

Photograph shows Morris in Masonic regalia including gauntlets, belt, and sash standing next to table with crucifix, book, and skull on top.

God and our union

God and our union

An illustrated sheet music cover for a Unionist song, "God and Our Union," composed by Leopold Meignen with words by Louis Dela. The illustration features four maidens, each representing a section of the United... More

Banias, the ancient Caesarea Philippi / Frith.

Banias, the ancient Caesarea Philippi / Frith.

Banias, showing remains of bridge and gateway. Signed and numbered (P137) on glass plate. Published in: Sinai and Palestine / Francis Frith. London : William Mackenzie, [1862?, pl. 31].

Masonic, historic and antiquarian.  Ruined monumental column, at Quiriguá, Republic of Guatemala, C.A.

Masonic, historic and antiquarian. Ruined monumental column, at Quiri...

Column found among others, at the ancient ruin of Quirigua, covered with symbols of a Masonic character.

Knights of Pythias / James Queen del. ; P.S. Duval, Son & Co. lith.

Knights of Pythias / James Queen del. ; P.S. Duval, Son & Co. lith.

Print shows a design for a large certificate with illustrations depicting knights marching, preparing for attack, practicing in a large hall, and being honored in an outdoor ceremony. Includes text on a pouch o... More

Masonic chart.

Masonic chart.

On verso: No. 361, Lyman T. Moore, Title, Filed February 18th, 1865. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Co... More

Exterior of the Haram-Ash-Shárif. Detail of masonry at wailing place / P. Bergheim, photo.

Exterior of the Haram-Ash-Shárif. Detail of masonry at wailing place /...

Illus. in: Ordnance survey of Jerusalem / by Charles W. Wilson, under the direction of Colonel Sir Henry James, 1865, p. 14b.

Sixth Street, Sacramento City, Grammar School - Baptist Church, Masonic Hall

Sixth Street, Sacramento City, Grammar School - Baptist Church, Masoni...

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 1077. LOT subdivision subject: Sacramento. This record contains unverified old data from caption card.

Town of Volcano, Amador County--from Masonic Rock

Town of Volcano, Amador County--from Masonic Rock

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 940. LOT subdivision subject: Amador County. This record contains unverified old data from caption card.

Masonic and Odd Fellows Hall, San José, Santa Clara County

Masonic and Odd Fellows Hall, San José, Santa Clara County

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 63. LOT subdivision subject: San Jose. This record contains unverified old data from caption card.

Sacramento City, K Street, looking West from the Masonic Hall - [W]averly House Meals 25 cents, several buildings

Sacramento City, K Street, looking West from the Masonic Hall - [W]ave...

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 1066. LOT subdivision subject: Sacramento. This record contains unverified old data from caption card.

Sacramento City, K Street, Masonic Hall and Catholic Church

Sacramento City, K Street, Masonic Hall and Catholic Church

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 1064. LOT subdivision subject: Sacramento. This record contains unverified old data from caption card.

Sacramento City, K Street, from Masonic Hall

Sacramento City, K Street, from Masonic Hall

The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 1067. LOT subdivision subject: Sacramento. This record contains unverified old data from caption card.

Sacramento City, K Street, looking East from the Masonic Hall

Sacramento City, K Street, looking East from the Masonic Hall

Shows Golden eagle Hotel, Toll's Stable, church or City Hall and other buildings. The Library holds only one photo from a pair published as a stereographic view. Gems of California scenery, no. 1065. LOT subdiv... More

The Masonic Grand Lodge of Arizona meeting in the cave in the mine of the Copper Queen Consolidated Mining Co. at Bisbee, Arizona, Nov. 12th 1897 / A. Miller.

The Masonic Grand Lodge of Arizona meeting in the cave in the mine of ...

69856C U.S. Copyright Office. No. 5. Copyright by A. Miller, Globe, Ariz.

Profile of the eastern façade, showing the curvature of the stylobate

Profile of the eastern façade, showing the curvature of the stylobate

Photograph shows stylobate or foundation for the columns on the eastern facade of the Acropolis in Athens.

[Old Jewish masonry. Exterior of ancient Tower of Antonia - cemetery] / Bonfils.

[Old Jewish masonry. Exterior of ancient Tower of Antonia - cemetery] ...

In album: Jerusalem, Alexandria, Cairo, Rome, no. 110. "No. 142" written in image.

To all free and accepted Masons on the face of the globe certificate

To all free and accepted Masons on the face of the globe certificate

4221 U.S. Copyright Office. General information about the Popular and Applied Graphic Art print materials is available at: https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pga Title information compiled by Junior Fellows, 2005-2... More

First annual reception of the Illinois state Republican association, at Music Hall, Masonic temple. Friday evening, January 6, 1871. Order of exercises ... [Washington,D.C.] Gibson Bros, prs. [1871].

First annual reception of the Illinois state Republican association, a...

Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 206, Folder 14.

First annual reception of the Illinois state Republican association at Music Hall, Masonic temple. Friday evening, February 6th, 1871. Complimentary. Admit gentlemen and ladies [Washington, D. C. 1871].

First annual reception of the Illinois state Republican association at...

Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 206, Folder 14a.

Ancient order of united workmen. Grand lodge of the United States lith. of F. Heppenheimer & Co., 22 & 24 N. W. St., N.Y

Ancient order of united workmen. Grand lodge of the United States lith...

B2684 U.S. Copyright Office. Title from item. Entered according to Act of Congress in the year 1871 by J.J. Upchurch, J.O. Rockwell and Robert Grieves ... Library of Congress, Washington, D.C. This record conta... More

[Masonic chart]

[Masonic chart]

C8398 U.S. Copyright Office. This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Ehrgott & Krebs.

New Masonic temple, Grand Lodge room, west [Philadelphia]

New Masonic temple, Grand Lodge room, west [Philadelphia]

Stereograph showing interior view. F. Gutekunst, Photog'r, No. 712 Arch Street. From James Cremer's Stereoscopic Emporium, 18 South Eighth St., Philadelphia. Marian S. Carson Collection (Library of Congress). T... More

To all ancient free and accepted masons

To all ancient free and accepted masons

7879 U.S. Copyright Office. General information about the Popular and Applied Graphic Art print materials is available at: https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pga Title information compiled by Junior Fellows, 2005-2... More

Masonic chart of the Scottish rite

Masonic chart of the Scottish rite

General information about the Popular and Applied Graphic Art print materials is available at: https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pga Title information compiled by Junior Fellows, 2005-2017. Nettles, J. G., copyrig... More

To all ancient free and accepted masons

To all ancient free and accepted masons

1423 U.S. Copyright Office. General information about the Popular and Applied Graphic Art print materials is available at: https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pga Title information compiled by Junior Fellows, 2005-2... More

Bufford's Masonic scroll card sheet no. 424

Bufford's Masonic scroll card sheet no. 424

6059 U.S. Copyright Office. This record contains unverified data from PGA shelflist card. Associated name on shelflist card: Bufford.

Odd Fellowship illustrated

Odd Fellowship illustrated

Print showing a statue of a woman holding a shield over a young man and a young woman. Encircling the statue, under an eye labeled "Friendship Love and Truth," are vignettes of scenes from ancient times, as wel... More

[William Howard Taft, full-length portrait, standing, facing slightly right, in Masonic regalia]

[William Howard Taft, full-length portrait, standing, facing slightly ...

J155450 U.S. Copyright Office. Copyright by Alex.-Washn. Lodge #22 A.F. & A.M., Alexandria, Va. Photograph by Jameson Studio, Alexandria, Va.

AntiMasonic Convention in Valdimor [on the] corner-stone march

AntiMasonic Convention in Valdimor [on the] corner-stone march

An illustrated sheet music cover for a march dedicated to the Masons. According to the text the march was performed "at the Ceremony of laying the Corner Stone of the Masonic Temple, Boston." The illustration p... More

The mighty meeting of the Masons / J. Keppler.

The mighty meeting of the Masons / J. Keppler.

Print shows four elderly men wearing Masonic uniforms, standing between the Masonic pillars labeled "Boaz" and "Jachin" that look like barber poles; the men are performing a song and dance routine. Title from i... More

The grand opening march over the Brooklyn Bridge / F. Opper.

The grand opening march over the Brooklyn Bridge / F. Opper.

Illustration shows a large procession crossing the Brooklyn Bridge, at the front, dressed as policeman with nightsticks, are several newspaper editors, among them are James Gordon Bennett, Oswald Ottendorfer, W... More

U.S. Reports: Harvey v. United States, 113 U.S. 243 (1885)

U.S. Reports: Harvey v. United States, 113 U.S. 243 (1885)

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 113; October Term, 1884; Harvey & Another v. United States. United States v. Harvey & Another

U.S. Reports: Martinsburg & Potomac R.R. Co. v. March, 114 U.S. 549 (1885)

U.S. Reports: Martinsburg & Potomac R.R. Co. v. March, 114 U.S. 549 (1...

Description: U.S. Reports Volume 114; October Term, 1884; Martinsburg & Potomac Railroad Company v. March

Sign for the honor of Washington. The Washington monument is to be dedicated February 22, 1885, and the rites of the Masonic Lodge - though once excluded - are to be performed by permission of the Congressional Committee ... This distinction sho

Sign for the honor of Washington. The Washington monument is to be ded...

Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 207, Folder 29.

Washington, D. C. January 2, 1885. Dear Sir: The Jackson Democratic association organized Oct. 1829, will celebrate the sixty-ninth anniversary of the battle of New Orleans by a public meeting in Masonic Temple, Thursday Eve'ng January 8, at 7 o

Washington, D. C. January 2, 1885. Dear Sir: The Jackson Democratic as...

Corrected by pen to read 70th anniversary. Available also through the Library of Congress web site in two forms: as facsimile page images and as full text in SGML. Printed Ephemera Collection; Portfolio 207, Folder 30.

Masonic tie

Masonic tie

16817 U.S. Copyright Office. General information about the Popular and Applied Graphic Art print materials is available at: https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pga Title information compiled by Junior Fellows, 2005-... More

Johnstown Flood, 1889: Masonic Headquarters #25

Johnstown Flood, 1889: Masonic Headquarters #25

Disaster relief. Photo copyrighted by Langill & Darling. This record contains unverified, old data from caption card. Caption card tracings: Disaster relief; Freemasons; Flood 1889; Relief; Geogr.; Shelf.

The wail of the Jingos / Dalrymple.

The wail of the Jingos / Dalrymple.

Print shows "The United Order of Jingoes", comprised of newspaper editors and legislators identified as "Dana, Pulitzer, Reed, Frye, Reid, Lodge, Allison, Boutelle, [and] Hoar", sitting outside the White House ... More

Fitting the masonry on government island

Fitting the masonry on government island

Print showsearly stage of construction of Minot's Ledge Lighthouse. Illus. in: New England Magazine, v. 15, no. 2 (1896 October), p. 136. Title from item. From article: "The building of Minot's ledge lighthouse."

Group of Grand Lodge of Masons, No. 1

Group of Grand Lodge of Masons, No. 1

Photograph shows group of African American men in Masonic regalia. Copyright '97 by Coovert, Greenville, Miss. Title from item.

To all free and accepted masons on the face of the globe

To all free and accepted masons on the face of the globe

4221 U.S. Copyright Office. General information about the Popular and Applied Graphic Art print materials is available at: https://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/pp.pga Title information compiled by Junior Fellows, 2005-2... More

Corner Madison and State Streets, Chicago /

Corner Madison and State Streets, Chicago /

"The busiest corner in Chicago. Cable cars and street traffic of all descriptions. Hundreds of shoppers. Fine perspective view looking north toward the Masonic Temple. 50 feet"--Edison films catalog. "Erie Rail... More

The next thing in order / C.J. Taylor.

The next thing in order / C.J. Taylor.

Print shows a large group of well-dressed ladies gathered for the "First National Congress for the Advancement of the Interests of Boarding-House Keepers" with a woman speaking at a podium and another taking no... More

F Street about 1900 looking west

F Street about 1900 looking west

Photo shows the Washington Loan and Trust Co. (1891) at left, at corner of 9th Street. This south side of F Street N.W. at left includes 922 and 930 (with flag on top). At right is the Masonic temple.

Masonic temple, Chicago

Masonic temple, Chicago

Exterior view of Masonic temple, Chicago. H8754 U.S. Copyright Office.

Masonic Temple, Chicago

Masonic Temple, Chicago

Copyright 1901 by Detroit Photographic Co. Title from item. Similar image (LC-D4-12617). Detroit Publishing Co. no. "53624". Forms part of: Photochrom Print Collection. More information about the Photochrom Pri... More

Funeral home and I.O.O.F. hall

Funeral home and I.O.O.F. hall

Photograph shows I.O.O.F. hall with signage "Undertaking" on front of wood building. Title devised by Library staff.

The great train robbery /

The great train robbery /

From Edison films catalog: This sensational and highly tragic subject will certainly make a decided "hit" whenever shown. In every respect we consider it absolutely the superior of any moving picture ever made.... More

[Pa]noramic photo Colonial Theatre Bldg., Hotel Touraine and Masonic Bldg.

[Pa]noramic photo Colonial Theatre Bldg., Hotel Touraine and Masonic B...

Copyright deposit; E. Chickering & Co.; November 13, 1903; DLC/PP-1903:41984. On front: "Copyright by E. Chickering & Co., 1903, reproduction forbidden".

TR's inauguration, 1905 [1]  /

TR's inauguration, 1905 [1] /

Scenes of TR's second inauguration on March 4, 1905 in Washington, D.C.: long panning shots of crowds gathered at the Capitol; on a platform erected on the East Front of the Capitol, Chief Justice Melville W. F... More

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