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Florida [1847], 1 volume, pamphlets, 1869-71.
Georgia [1841].
Illinois [1850], 3 volumes: I., 1851-60; II., 1861-67; III.,

1868-72.
Indiana [1845], 3 volumes: II., 1856-67; pamphlets, 1850-55,

and 1868, '69, '70, '71, '72. n^^ Wanted, 1845, '47,

'48, '49.



Library of the Grand Lodge of Iowa. 17

low,-;. [1854], 2 volumes: I., 1854-67; IL, 1868-72.

Kansas [1866], 1 volume: I., 1866-72.

Kentucky [1817], 1 volume: I., 1867-72.

Louisiana [1848], 1 volume: I., 1855-68; and pamphlets, 1869,

'70, 71.
Maine [1831], 2 volumes: II., 1856-64; III., 1866-71.

JJ®" Wanted, 1850-55, inclusive, and 1865.
Maryland [1814], 2 volumes: I., 1856-64; II., 1865-70.
Massachusetts [1798], 2 volumes: 1,1856-67; IL, 1868-72.
Michigan [1848], 3 volumes: I., 1851-59; IL, 1860-67; IIL,

1868-71.
Minnesota [1859], 1 volume, original : I., 1859-71 ; and pam*

phlet, 1872.
Mississippi [1846], 2 volumes: I., 1857-61 ; JJi^' Wanted,

IL, 1862-65 ; III., 1866-71 ; and pamphlet, 1872.
Missouri [1846], 2 volumes: I., 1857-63; IL, 1864-70; and

pamphlets, 1871, '72.
Nebraska [1867], 1 volume, pamphlets, 1867-72.
New Hampshire [1819], 1 volume: L, 1849-67; and pamphlets,

1868-71.
New Jersey [1856], 2 volumes: I., 1856-66; IL, 1867-71.
New York [1798], 1 volume: L, 1858-68; and pamphlets,

1869-72.
North Carolina [1822], 1 volume: 1., 1866-72.
Ohio [1816], 2 volumes: L, 1856-63; IL, 1864-70; and pam-

phlet, 1871. B^ - Wanted, 1851.
Oregon [1860], 1 volume: IL, 1866-71'. and pamphlet, 1872.
Pennsylvania [1792], 1 volume: IL, 1865^70; and pamphlet,

1871.
Rhode Island [1798], 1 volume : I., 1864^-71.
South Carolina [1816], 1 volume: L, 1866-71; and pamphlet,

1872.
Tennessee [1826]; 1 volume: I., 1866-71.
Texas [1850], 1 volume: Pamphlets, 1857-60: IL, 1867-70.

J|@* Wanted, 1658, '59, and 1861-66, inclusive, and 1871.
Vermont [1849], 2 volumes: L, 1855-64; IL, 1865-70.
Virginia [1808], 1 volume: L, 1866-72.
West Virginia [1871], pamphlet, 1871.
Wisconsin [1850], 3 volumes : L, 1850-57 ; IL, 1858-67 ; IIL,

1868-72.

reprints — grand chapters.

The following Grand Chapters have reprinted their Proceedings,
in whole or part, and in the following order of time ; viz : Iowa,
Missouri, Pennsylvania, Minnesota, Ohio, New York, and Maine —
seven in all — 8 volumes: —



18 Catalogue, of the

1. Iowa [1862], 1 volume: I., 1854-57, continued, paged, and

connecting with, 1858-62, 8nio. cloth, pp. 136.

2. Maine [1873], 1 volume : I., 1831-49, 8mo. cloth, pp. — .

3. Minnesota [1871] , 1 volume : I., 1859-71, 8mo. cloth, pp. 234,.

4. Missouri [1870], 1 volume : I., 1846-69, 8mo. cloth, pp., 408..

5. New York [1872], 3 volumes : I., 1798-18—, 8mo. cloth pp.

— ; II., 18 - , 8mo. cloth, pp, — .
#. Ohio [1872], 1 volume : I., 1816-50, 8mo. cloth, pp. 402.
7. Pennsylvania [1870], 1 volume: I., 1767-1864, 8mo. paper.

pp. 354.

(3) Grand Councils — 13 volumes.

Alabama [1838], 1 volume : I., 1849-67, and pamphlets, 1868-71.

Arkansas [I860], pamphlet, 1865, '66, '69, '70.

California [I860].

Connecticut [1819], 1 volume: I., 1854-70,'and pamphlet, 1871^

[email protected]=" Wanted, 1861.
Florida [1858].
Georgia [1841].
Illinois [1853], 1 volume: I., 1853-67, and pamphlet 1868.

JS^-Wanted, 1869, '70, '71, '72.
Indiana [1855], 1 volume : I., 1855-67, and pamphlets 1868-72.
Iowa [1857], 1 volume : 1857-72.
Kansas [1867], pamphlets 1867-73.
Kentucky [1827], pamphlets 1854-60, and 1866, '67, '70, '71.

J^°= Wanted, 1861-65 and 1868-69.
Louisiana [1850], 1 volume: I., 1856-71,
Maine [1855], 1 volume : I., 1855-71, and pamphlet 1872.
Massachusetts [1836], pamphlets 1859, '60, '61, and 1867, '68.

a^r^ Wanted, 1866, '69, ^70, '71.
Michigan [1858], 1 volume : I., 1858-68, and pamphlet 1873.

J|@=^Wanted,. 1869, '70 '71.
Minnesota [1870], pamphlet 1870, '71.
Mississippi [1856], pamphlet 1856-67, and pamphlet 1872.

[email protected]"Wanted, 1868, '69, 70, '71.
Missouri [1864], 1 volume ; 1., 1864-73, except 1866.
Nebraska [1873].
New Hampshire [1862].
New Jersey [1860], 1 volume: I., 1860-72'.
New York [1807], 1 volume : I., 1855-68, and pamphlet 1869-70.
North Carolina [I860].
Ohio [1830], 1 volume : I., 1854-67, and pamphlets 1869, '70,-

'71. fl^" Wanted, 1868.
Pennsylvania [1847], pamphlets 1870, '71.
Rhode Island [I860], pamphlets 1867-69.
South Carolina [1860], pamphlets 1869, '701



Library of the Grand Lodge of Iowa. 19

Tennesse [1847], 1 volume : I., 1861-72, except 1866, '69.

Texas (1) [1856], pamphlets 1856-60.

Vermont [1854], 1 volume: I., 1854-66, and pamphlets 1867-72.

Virginia (2) [1820].

Wisconsin [1857], pamphlets 1857, '58, * * 1864-67.

S^^Wanteb, 1859-63 and 1868-73, inclusive,

(1) Disbanded in 1864.

(2) Disbanded in 1841 .

(4) Grand Commanderies — 32 volumes.

Alabama [organized 1860], 1 volume: I., 1860-70, and pam-
phlet 1871.

Arkansas [1872], pamphlet 1872.

California [1858], 1 volume : I., 1858-70, and pamphlets 1871-
'72.

Connecticut [1827], 2 volumes: I., 1854-65; II., 1866-71, pam-
phlet 1872.

Georgia [1860], 1 volume: I., 1860-71, and pamphlet 1872.

Illinois [1857], 2 volumes: L, 1857-67 ; II., 1868-72.

Indiana [1854], 1 volume: I., 1854-67, and pamphlets 1868-72.

Iowa [1864], 1 volume : I., 1864-71, and pamphlet 1872.

Kansas [1868], pamphlets 1868-72.

Kentucky [1847], 2 volumes: II., 1856-67; III., 1868-72.

Lousiana [1864] 1 volume: I., 1864-71, and pamphlet 1872.

Maine [1852], 2 volumes: 1 , 1852-67 ; II., 1868-73.

Maryland [1871], pamphlets 1871-72.

Massachusetts and Rhode Island [1805], 2 volumes: I., 1864-
68; II., 1868-71, and pamphlet 1872.

Michigan [1857], 1 volume: 1 , 1857-67, and pamphlets 186&-71.

Minnesota [1865], pamphlets 1865-72,

Mississippi [1857], pamphlets 1857-72.

Missouri [1860], 1 volume: I., 1860-67, and pamphlets 1868-72.

Nebraska [1871], pamphlets 1871-72.

New Hampshire [1860], 1 volume: 1 , 1860-69 (12 mo.), and
pamphlets 1870, '71.

New Jersey [1860], 1 volume : I., 1860-71.

New York [1814], 3 volumes; I., 1853-58 (12mo); 11,1859-67;
III., 1868-72.

Ohio [1843], 3 volumes: I., 1843-60; II., 1861-71, and pam-
phlet 1872.

Pennsylvania [1854], 2 volumes: I., 1855-65; II., 1866-71
pamphlet 1872. g^° Wanted, April and June ses-
sions 1854.

Tennessee [1859], pamphlets 1860-71. Wanted, 1859.

Texas [1855], pamphlets 1855-71, except, and fig^^WANTED,
1863, '64, '68.



20 Catalogue of the

Vermont [1824], 2 volumes: I., 1824-62 ; II., 1863-71.
Virginia [1823], pamphlets 1856-72, except, and [email protected]" Wanted,

1856 and 62.
Wisconsin [1859], 1 volume : I., 1859-68, and pamphlets 1869.

70, '71, '72.

KEPEINTS — GRAND COMMANDERIES.

The following Grand Comnianderieshave, in part, reprinted their
proceedings ; viz : New York, Michigan, Illinois, Ohio, Vermont,
and Kentucky — six in all — six volumes; —

1. Illinois (1867), 1 volume : I., 1857-60, paper, 8mo. pp. 208.

The originals and, not reprint, are bound up with the Pro-
ceedings.

2. Kentucky (1872), 1 volume: I., 1847-66, paper, 8mo. pp. —

3. Michigan (i860), 1 volume : T., 1857-60, paper, 8mo. pp. 148.

4. New York (1860), 1 volume : I., 1814-59, cloth, 8mo. pp. 450.

[This volume we have not been able to procure, being out
of print and reach.]

5. Ohio (1868), 1 volume : I., 1843-53, paper, 8mo. pp. 170.

6. Vermont (1870), 1 volume : I., 1834-52, paper, 8mo. pp. 30.

In all cases, except that of Illinois, the reprint is bound with the
Proceedings, and not the originals.

A large number of Grand Councils and a few of the other bodies
have not supplied us with their Proceedings. It is to be hoped they
will see this want and supply them. For years past we have regu-
larly sent our Proceedings to all the Grand Chapters, Councils, and
Commanderies, in addition to the Grand Lodges, and we have rea-
son, therefore, to hope for a like courteous treatment. — Libeakian.

II. Grand Bodies of the United States — 8 volumes.

(1) General Grand Chapter U. S. [1797]

2 volumes: I., 1797-1853, a reprint 1859, 8mo. half mor. pp.

316; II., 1856-71, pp. 383.
"A Compendium of the Proceedings of the General Grand Chapter
of Royal Arch Masons of the United States. From the 24th day of
October, 1797, to the second Tuesday of September, 1856. Compiled
by order of the General Grand Chapter by B. B. French, General
Grand Secretary. Baltimore : Printed by Joseph Robinson, 1859."

(2) General Grand Encampment U. S. [1816]

3 volumes : I., 1816-56, a reprint 1860, 8mo. half mor. pp. 389;

II., 1859-68, pp. 531 ; III., 1871, pp. 489.
"Proceedings of the General Grand Encampment of Knights
Templar of the United States of America. From its formation, A. D.



Library of the Grand Lodge of Iowa. 21

1816, A. O. 698 to A. D. 1856, A. O. 738. By Samuel G. Risk, Grand
Recorder. New Orleans : Printed at the Bulletin Book and Job
Office, 1S60."

(3) Supreme Council, Southern Jurisdiction. [1801]

Transactions of the Supreme Council of the Sovereign Grand
Inspectors General 33d Degree, for the Southern Jurisdiction
of the United States. 1 volume : I., 1860-70, and pamphlet
1872 ; Transactions printed since 1860.

(4) Supreme Council, Northern Jurisdiction. [1813]

Proceedings of the Supreme Counc:l of Sovereign Grand In-
spectors General of the Thirty-Third and last Degree, Ancient
and Accepted Scottish Rite for the Northern Jurisdiction of
the United States of America. 2 volumes : II., 1863-66 ; III.,
1868-70, and pamphlets 1871-72. Proceedings printed since
1850. [email protected]°" Wanted, 1850-59, inclusive, and 1860-61 of the
Raymond Body.

III. '• RAND Bodies of Foreign Countries — 7 volumes.
Foreign Grand Lodges.

British Columbia [organi2ied 1867] : pamphlets 1869, 1872.
Canada [1855], 3 volumes: I., 1855-60; II., 1861-67; III., 1868

-71; pamphlet, 1873.
New Brunswick [1867], 1 volume : I., 1867-72.
Nova Scotia [1866]: [email protected]» Wanted, 1866, '67, '68, '69; have

lb70, '71, '72.
Quebec [1869], pamphlets, 1869, '70, '71.

England [ ], pamphlets, 1871, '72.

Grand Lodge of Mark Masters, England and Wales, 1 volume:

1864-73.

Germany [ ].

Prussia [ ], pamphlets, 1868-72.

France [ ].

Italy [ ].

Brazil [ ].

Foreign Grand Chapters.

Canada [1857], 1 volume: I., 1857-67; pamphlets, 1868-72.
Nova Scotia [1869], pamphlets, 1869-72.

Foreign Grand Councils.
New Brunswick [1867], pamphlets, 1868, '71. [email protected]" Wanted,

1867, '69, '70.
Ontario [1871], pamphlet, 1871.



ti2 Catalot/ue of the

Formjn 'Jhnpldr Hodies.

Ciuiuda ((kiiiHl I'riory) [1855], 1 voliuno: I., /8f)l) 71. Paper,

Hirio. pp. 10(J. This iH a reprint in 1871.
Kn^'liind (Gnind Oondave) [ ].

IV. NicoKo (tiiand Lodokh — 2 voliunes.

MichiKun [18(MJ], pamphlets 18(1(;, '(58, '71.
MiHHoiiri [18(17], I voliiino: I., IM(i7 TL

Niil.ioiiiil (Jnuid ^()<l^,'o, ul. IMiiludc.lpliia [organized ];

p;unpldi)l,H 185:5 5(5, 18(50(52, l8«;i-()5.

]M()W York [ J, panipliUit, 1872.

Ohio [ ], 1 volume : I., 18(51-72.

PoniiHylvania [ ], pamphlotH, 18(5(5, '(57 ; 18(58, '(5'J,

Grand ChaapUrs.
Ohio [1H7()J, i)airiphletH 1870-71.

V. Otiikb Secrut Ordbrh,

/. O, (). K lowii [1H48], 1. vohnno: I., 1848-5(5. 8mo. cloth,

|)|). 12H.
,/. (>. (I. T. Iowa [iS54|, 1 voiiinKs, pamphldLs, 1855—.
National, Diw.Urn Sons (>f Tnnpcrance [1844], I volume: I., 1844

-41). 8ino. cloth, pp. 428.
N&w York Divmon, No. i, IS. of T., 1842-44, i)p, 115.



MASONIC HISTORICAL MATTERS.

BY lUiO. .1. 11. niillMMONO, OK MAINIO.

Wo liiHorl, tlio IbllowliiK Hurts as iiidiMiicnHiiblo to a correct understanding of tlio
iTifittcrH 111 'I'lllo II., an well iiH to <ivcry (;()ll(>c,tor.— LriiRARjAN.

INoTic— 1 HtiindH forOnuHl fjoUgo; 2, Cor (inu)d (/hiiptor; !t, for Grand Council;
liind 4, for ()nu)<l (1ouiinaii(lory.|

Ai-AHAMA. — 1. (>rtj;ani/.od in 1K21. Did not nicot in 18'J2or';!5.

2. ()r^i;iuiiz(id in 182:5; reorganized in 1827- Did not meet
from IH:5I to ',!5(5.

•A, Organized in I8;J8. Did n(.)tnieet in 1840, '4(5, '52, '5:5,
Down to 1854, iinduHive, proceedings in Hame report
aH (Irand (/hapter, except 1841, '42, and a few others,

4, Organized in 18(50, Did not meet |.n 1871.

AuKANHAs. 1. Organized in 18:58. Karly proceedingn printed on

('olio HllOlit.

2. Organized in 1851. Did jn)t meet in 18(52, '(5:5, '(54.

3. Organized in 18(50. pid not meet irom 18(51 to '64;

18(50 and '(55 pro(!ee()ings in same report ; Hince 1865,
jMibliHlKMl with (Irand Chai^ter proceedings.

4. Orgniiized in 1872.



Jjibrary of the Grand .Lodge of lowa. 2^!

CoNNKCTKJtJT. — J. Orgiuiizod in 1789. Koprint, in two volnmcH, to
1854; 1854 not in rei)rint; third voUinioH Ixif^intt
witli 1854,
SJ. ()r)j;aiii//()(l ill 171)8. l'/n,rly proceedinf^H out of print j
1844 piilillHliod witli (jniiid Lodf^c- procoodiiif^^H.
8. Orgaiiizod in 1811). I'ldctiodingH pnjviouH to 18;U
loHt; procoodiiiKHor 1840, '41, '42, '44 to '47, '41),
'50,'52,'5H iiuldinliod witli thoHeolUrandChuptor.
4. Orguuizod in 1827. l'roc«!()dingH from 1840 to 1H53,
iiniliiHivo, cx(;o[it '41, '44, '45, '47 und '40, [lul)-
liwlKid witli (inind Oliaptor reportH; 18(51 [lub-
liHlic.d with<ilriind ("oiiikuI n^port. I'roceedingtJ
of 1851 (irst in 8ino.
(Canada. 1. Organizod in I855j
2. Organized in 1857.
4. Organized in 1865; Koprint to 1871, itKilimivo.

Calikohnia. — 1. Organized in 1850.

2. Orgaiii/Aid in 1851. liiiprintto 18f!4, in(;luHivoj
8. Organized in 18(50.

4. Organized in 1858, JSeither (Jraiui Cha[)ter, CouJi-
cil, or (/omDiandory met in 1860,

CoLOUABO. — 1< Organized in 18(51. lieprint to 1809, incluHive.

DiCLAWARK.— 1. Organized in 180(5; 1807 to '34, 18!J1 to '44, 1840 to
'49, never printe(L
2. Organized in 18<S1».

JUiHTKicT OK Coi.iiMiJiAj — 1. Organized in 1810.
2. Organized in 18(57.

Flouida. — 1. Organized in 18:50, lie|)riiit from organization to 1850,
and (Voni 18(50 to '(50, 2 volumeH.
2. Organized in 1847.

iJ. (Organized in 1858. Met only in 1858, '59, '(SO, (57, '(58,
'(50, und |)roeee<liiigH are imblirthed with proceedings
of (Irund Cliapter.
GKOXiGlA. — 1. Organized in 1780.

2. Organized in 1822; HUbpended in I8;{1 ; re-organized in

1 841 .

3. Organized in 1825. Soon suHponded ) records loHt.

TroHOJit body organized in 1841. Did not meet in
1804 or 'fib. rro(;-edingH ol" 1840 to '55 piibliHhed
with those of Oraiid( Chapter, TroeeediiigH of 1841
and '42 in name i)amphlet; uIho thoHc of 1802, '0;{,
'(5(5, '07.

4. Organized in 18(50, Did not meet in 1864 or '05; 18(12,

'68, and '(i(5, in one pamphlet.



24 Catalogue of the

Idaho.-^1. Organized in 1867.

Illinois.^^1. Organized in 1833; died in 1826; reorganized in 1840;
Proceedings of 1849 were Lurned before being
printed, and a session was held in April, 1850, to
replace them ; so there are no published proceed*
ings of 1849. There are two pamphlets of 1850 —
April and October. John C. Reynolds' History con*
tains a reprint from 1840 to 1850, inclusive. (1 )

2. Organized in 1850.

3i Organized in 1853.

4. Organized in 1857.

Indiana. — 1. Organized in 1818. Reprint two volumes, to 1845, in-
clusive.

2. Organized in 1845. 1860 has 1859 on title page, " May

33, 1859,"— 1860.

3. Organized in 1855.

4. Organized in 1854.

iowA. — 1. Organized in 1844. Reprint two volumes, to 1858, inclu*
sive.
3. Organized ii; 1854 : Vol. I., 1854r-6lr ; II., 1868-72.

3. Organized in 1857 : Vol. I., 1857-72.

4. Organized in 1864 : Vol. I., 1864-71.

Title pages and Indexes published according to these
years.

K.ENTUCKY. — 1. Organized in 1800.

3. Organized in 1817. Met twice in 1821 ; did not meet
in 1836, '37, '38.

3. Organized in 1827.

4. Organized in 1847. Reprint to ]866.

Kansas. — 1. Organized in 1855.

2. Organized in 1866.

3. Organized in 1867.

4. Organized in 1868.

Louisiana. — 1. Organized in 1812.

2. Organized in 1848.

3. Organized in 1856. 1857 to '62 published with Grand

Chapter reports.

4. Organized in 1864.

Maryland. — 1. Organized in 1783.

3. Organized in 1814. Did not meet in 1819, '21, '23,

but met twice in 1820, '23, and '24.

4. Organized in 1871.



(1 ) The Library never received a copy of this volum e



Library of the Grand Lodge of Iowa. 25

Maine.— 1. Organized in 1820. Reprint, 1820 to 1847 ; 1848 very rare.

2. Organized in 1831. Reprint from organization to 1849

will soon be commenced. No use to try to get those
prior to 1849, as they were not printed many of the
years.

3. Organized in 1855; 1858 very rare.

4. Organized in 1852.

Massachusetts. — 1. St. John's Lodge organized in 1733. 1. Ancient,
organized in 1769. 1. United Grand Lodge,
organized in 1772.

2. Organized in 1798. Proceedings from 1818 to

1834 were published, and only 1840 between
1833 and '53.

3. Organized in 1826. No reports published before

1859, and only 1859, '60, '61, and '66 to '71, have
been published.

4. Organized in 1805. No reports published before

1864, in which there were two, one being a
"history," &c.

Michigan. — 1. Organized in 1844.

2. Organized in 1848. Reports for 1848, '49, '50, and '51,

are in the same pamphlet.

3. Organized in 1 858.

4. Organized in 1857.

Minnesota. — 1. Organized in 1853. Did not meet in 1862 or '68.
There is a reprint to 1869, inclusive.

2. Organized in 1859. Reprint to 1871, inclusive. Did

not meet in 1862 or '69.

3. Organized in 1871 .

4. Organized in 1895 ; 1865,'66,and'67 in one pamphlet.

Mississippi. — 1. Organised in 1818.

2. Organised in 1846. Reprint of 1846 to '67. Did not

meet in 1862 or '63.

3. Organized in 1856. Did not meet in 1862 or '63.

. 4. Organized in 1857. Did not meet in 1862, 63, or '64,

and no proceedings yet published from 1862 to '69,
inclusive. Proceedings of 1857 and '58 are in the
same pamphlet.

Missouri. — 1. Organized in 1821.

2. Organized in 1846. Reprint to 1869, inclusive,

3. Organized in 1864. Did not meet in 1865.

4. Organized in 1860. Did not me^t in 1862,

Montana. — 1. Organized in 1866.
4



26 Catalogue of the

Nebraska.— 1. Organized in 1857. Eeprint to 1867, inclusive. 1867
published in reprint only.

2. Organized in 1867.

3. Organized in 1872.

4. Organized in 1871.

Nevada. — 1. Organized in 1865.

New Brunswick. — 1. Organized in 1866.
3. Organized in 1867.

New Hampshire. — 1. Organized in 1789. Reprint, two volumes, to
1856, inclusive.

2. Organized in 1819.

3. Organized in 1862. Reports for 1860 to '69

never printed.

4. Organized in 1860.

New Jersey. — 1. Organized in 1786. Reprint to 1857, inclusive.
2. Organized in 1856.
8. Organized in 1860.
4. Organized in 1860.

New York. — 1. Organized in 1787. Reports first published in 1816.

2. Organized in 1798. Reprints two volumes, coming

down to 1867.

3. Organized in 1854.

4. Organized in 1814. Reprint to 1859, inclusive — out

of print.

North Carolina.— 1. Organized in 1787.

2. Organized in 1822. Did not meet from 1831 to

'46, ncr in 1861 and '62.

3. Organized in 1860. Did not meet till 1866.

Proceedings with those of Grand Chapter.

Nova Scotia. — 1. Organized in 1866.
2. Organized in 1869.

Ohio.— 1. Organized in 1809. R,eprint two volumes, to 1847, inchi-
sive.

2. Organized in 1816. Reprint from 1816 to 1850.

3. Organized in 1830. Did not meet in 1833, '33, or '51.

4. Organized in 1843. Reprint from 1843 to '53.

Ontario (Canada). — 3. Organized in 1871.

Oregon. — 1. Organized in 1851.

3. Organized in 1860; 1863 and '64 were published with
the proceedings of the Grand Lodge, hvi not in all the
copies.



Library of the Grand Lodge of Iowa. 27

Pbnnsylvania. — 1. Organized in 1786. Proceedings from 1838 to
1849, inclusive, except 1845, '46, and '47, not
published.

2 Organized under the sanction of the Grand Lodge
in 1795 and independently in 1824. Printed
in one volume to 1864, inclusive

8. Organized in 1847. No proceedings published
till 1869; in 1860, '64, and '67, the Constitution,
with an abstract of the previous proceedings,
was published.

4. Organized in 1854.

QuEfiEc. — 1. Organized in 1869.

Rhode 1st and. — 1. Organized in 1^94.

2. Organized in 1798.

3. Organized in 1860.

4. See Massachusetts.

Soitta Carolina.—' 1 ^ Organized in 1754, 1787.
2 Organized in 1816.
3. Organized in 1860. Proceedings of 1860, '61

published with those of the Grand Chapter.

Did not meet again till 1869. Proceedings of

1869, '70 in one pamphlet. Proceedings of

1871, '72 in one pamphlet.

TENNfisSEfi— 1. Organized in 1813.

2. Organized in 1826.

3. Organized in 1847. Previous to 1860, proceedings

published with those of the Grand Chapter.

4. Organized in 1859.

Texas. — 1. Organii^ed in 1838. Grand Lodge met twice in 1858.
Repi'int in two volumes, to 1857, inclusive.

2. Organized in 1850.

3. Organized in 1856. Grand Council dissolved in 1864, and

the proceedings for 1863 are in Grand Chapter report.

4. Organized in 1855. Report for 1863 is in Grand Chapter

report.

TTtah.— 1. Organised January 16, 1872.

Vermont. — 1. Organized in 1794. Did not meet from 1836 to 1845,
inclusive.

2. Organized in 1804. Suspended in 1880 ; met again in

1849. Earlier proceedings not to be had.

3. Organized in 1854.

4. Organized in 1824. Proceedings 1824-1852 printed in

one paDpphlet.



28 Catalogue of the

Virginia. — 1. Organized in 1778.

2. Organized in 1808.

3. Organized in 1820. Dissolved in 1841.

4. Organized in 1823. Not much use to try for proceed-

ings earlier than 1856.

West Virginia. — 1. Organized in 1864.
2. Organized in 1871.

Wisconsin. — 1. Organized in 1843. Did not meet in 1844 or 1851.

2. Organized in 1850. Did not meet in 1851.

3. Organized in 1857.

4. Organized in 1859.

Washington. — 1. Organized in 1858.

British Columbia. — 1. Organized October 21, 1871.

United States. — 2. General Grand Chapter organized in 1797. A

Compendium, 1797-1853, published in 1856;

1856 not included in the Compendium, and is

very scarce.
4. Grand Encampment organized in 1816. Reprint

1816-1856, in 1859; 1859 and 18()8 out of print
Supreme Council A. and A. S. R. Southern Jurisdiction,

organized in 1801, Transactions printed since

1860.
Supreme Council A. and A. S. R., Northern Jurisdiction,

organized in 1813. Proceedings printed since

1850 ; none prior to 1867 can be obtained.



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TITLE III.

CONSTITUTIONS OF FREEMASONRY.

I. Ancient Constitutions.
Constitutions. — ^dnderson, London, 1769.

1. The Constitutions of Free and Accepted Masons, containing
their History, Charges, Regulations, &c, collected and digeste. .By
Order of the Grand Lodge, from their old Records, faithful traditions,
and Lodge Books, for the Use of the Lodges. By James Anderson,
D. D. A New Edition, carefully revised and continued to the pres-
ent Time. London : Printed for G. Kearsly, in Ludgate street, 1769.
8mo. full, pp. 396.

Ahiman Rezon. — Dermott, London, 1778.

2. Ahiman Rezon, or a Help to all that are, or would be Free
and Accepted Masons, with many additions. The Third Edition.
By Lau Dermott, D. G. M. Printed for James Jones, Grand Secre-
tary, and sold by Peter Shatwell, in the Strand, London, 1778. 8mo.
half, pp. 232.

Anderson's Constitutions. — Noorthouck, London, 1784.

3. Constitutions of the Ancient Fraternity of Free and Accepted
Masons ; Containing Their History, Charges, Regulations, &c,, First
compiled by order of the Grand Lodge from their old Records, and
Traditions, By James Anderson, D. D. A New Ed tion, revised, en-
larged, and brought down to the year 1784, under the direction of
the Hall Committee, By John Noorthouck, London. Printed: by
J. Rozea, Printer to the Society, No. 91, Wardour Street, Soho 1784.
4to half, pp. 460.

Constitution or Ahiman Rezon. — Dermott — Harper, London, 1807.

4. The Constitution of Freemasonry, or Ahiman Rezon, contain-
ing among other useful information, the Laws, Charges, and Regula-
tions of the Free and Accepted Masons according to the old institu-
tions ; to which is added a selection of Masonic Songs, &c., &c., &c.
Revised and corrected with considerable addition, from the original
of the late Laurence Dermott, Esq., by Thomas Harper, D. G. M.
Seventh Edition. London: Printed by Brother T. Harper, Jr.,
Cram Court, Fleet Street, for the Editor. No. 207 Fleet Street, 1807.
8mo. full, pp. 250.



30 Catalogue of the

Constitutions. — WhMe, London, 1853.

h. Constitutions of the Ancient Fraternity of Free and Accepted
Masons containing the Charges, Regulations, &c. Published by the
authority of the United Grand Lodge of England. By Wm. H.
White, as Grand Secretary. London : printed by Norris & Son,


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