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Freemasons

 Organization

Found in 3 Collections and/or Records:

Brotherhood of the White Temple records

 Collection — Box: 1
Identifier: MSS 390
Scope and Contents Correspondence, financial records, lectures, articles, and legal indentures. The materials relate to the functioning of the Brotherhood of the White Temple organization. Included are three notebooks which present some of the ordinances of the Freemasons. However, the Brotherhood was involved in spreading a Christian message.
Dates: 1938-1959

The Masonic underground railway

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS 456
Scope and Contents Typewritten biography of the author's father, A. L. Camp, during the American Civil War (1861-1865). A. L. Camp, a Georgian, evaded conscription in the Confederate army, was captured and released by the Union Army, and returned to the devastated city of Savannah, Georgia, in 1865.
Dates: 1924

Nauvoo Masonic Lodge minutes

 File — Folder: 1
Identifier: MSS SC 989
Scope and Contents Photocopies of handwritten minutes taken at the meetings of the Nauvoo Masonic Lodge in Nauvoo, Illinois, from October 15, 1841 to May 6, 1842. The documents include rolls of those present. The items were signed by Hyrum Smith and by the secretary, John C. Bennett. Contains two copies. Dated 1841-1842.
Dates: 1841-1842