The Masonic Monitor

Book from the home of H.C. Anderson

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Published by
Masonic Supply Company, American, 1950 - 2002
Owned by
Rev. Anderson, Henry Clay, American, 1911 - 1998
Subject of
Freemasonry, American, founded 1730
Most Worshipful Stringer Grand Lodge of Freemasons, Prince Hall Affiliation, founded 1873
Medium
cardboard and ink on paper
Dimensions
H x W: 5 1/4 x 3 3/4 x 3/4 in. (13.3 x 9.5 x 1.9 cm)
Open at 120 Degrees: 5 3/8 × 7 1/4 × 2 1/4 in. (13.7 × 18.4 × 5.7 cm)
Type
books
Date
1951
Description
Small black book. Inside cover reads "Rev. Frank T. Anderson" and "Rev. H.C. Anderson". Title page reads, "'THE MASONIC MONITOR' / for use of / The Most Worshipful Stringer Grand Lodge / F. & A.M., Jurisdiction of Mississippi / Prince Hall Affiliation."
Topic
African American
American South
Communities
Freemasonry
Segregation
Credit Line
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture
Object number
2007.1.51
Restrictions & Rights
Unknown - Restrictions Possible
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National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification
Documents and Published Materials-Published Works
Exhibition
Power of Place
On View
NMAAHC (1400 Constitution Ave NW), National Mall Location, Community/Third Floor, 3 051
Data Source
National Museum of African American History and Culture

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