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Interior of Old Lodge, Alexandria, Virginia, circa 1907-1914

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Summary:The interior of the Old Lodge in Alexandria, Virginia, circa 1907-1914. Caption reads: "East View of Alexandria Washington Lodge, No. 22, A. F. & A. M., of Alexandria, Va., as it is today. This lodge was first instituted by the Grand Lodge of Pennsylvania, at Philadelphia, in 1783, and wrought under the Pennsylvania Charter for five years when, upon its surrender, General Washington headed a petition to the Grand Lodge of Virginia for a new Charter, which was granted by Edmund Randolph, G. M., in 1788. Washington became first Master under the Virginia jurisdiction and served two terms."
Provider:National Publishing Company
Place of origin – Continent:North America
Place of origin – Country:United States
Place of origin – Region:District of Columbia
Place of origin – Settlement:Washington
Temporal subject: 1901-1910
Geographical subject – Continent:North America
Geographical subject – Country:United States
Geographical subject – Region:Virginia
Geographical subject – Settlement:Alexandria
Topical subjects:Masonic Buildings
Washington, George, 1732-1799
Fraternal organizations
Interior Decoration
ArchivesUM location:National Trust Library Postcard Collection
Repository:National Trust for Historic Preservation Library Collection
Browse terms:Architecture, Landscape, Historic Places
Copyright holder:Public Domain
Collection:National Trust Library Historic Postcard Collection
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