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Freemasonry -- Oklahoma -- Lodges

Subject Source: Library of Congress Subject Headings

Found in 5 Collections and/or Records:

C. Guy Cutlip Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-950

Judge. Records (1930-1931) of the Oklahoma Bar Association's Board of Governors; speeches (1927-1936) by Cutlip; manuscripts regarding the history of Seminole County, Oklahoma, Wewoka, Oklahoma, and the Seminole Nation; Seminole Indian land allotment certificates (1901-1902); records (1905-1910) of the Wewoka Masonic Lodge; and a financial ledger (1867-1872) of the Wewoka Trading Company. C. Guy Cutlip Photograph Collection also in repository.

Dates: 1867-1967

Frank A. Rittenhouse Collection

Identifier: WHC-M-1815
Scope and Contents


Financial reports (1945-1949) and bylaws (1906-1944) of the Guthrie Lodge of Freemasons; original typescripts of speeches and presentations (n.d.) made by Rittenhouse before Oklahoma Freemasons; and publications (1890-1949), including "(Joseph S.) Murrow's Masonic Monitor" for Oklahoma (1903). Frank A. Rittenhouse Photograph Collection also in repository.

Dates: 1890-1949

John Cannon Pearson Collection

Identifier: WHC-M-478
Scope and Contents


Merchant and mayor. Correspondence (1892-1931) regarding the administration of the cities of Pierson, Iowa and Marshall, Oklahoma, Pearson's business ventures, and the Methodist Episcopal Church of Marshall; minutes and certificates of incorporation (1906-1912) of the Capitol Grain and Elevator Company of Marshall; other certificates (1906-1946); legal papers (1896-1930) from Pearson's business ventures; programs (1909-1937); publications (1879-1948); and membership rosters (1895-1946), constitutions, codes and bylaws for lodges of the Masonic Order in Oklahoma and Iowa. John Cannon Pearson Photograph Collection also in repository.

Dates: 1879-1949

Masonic Lodge of Oklahoma Collection

 Collection — Multiple Containers
Identifier: WHC-M-1752
Scope and Contents


Copies (1911, 1925-1936) of the "Annual Proceedings of the Grand (Masonic) Lodge of Oklahoma" and its Constitution and Code.

Dates: 1911-1936

Masonic Temple, Boley, OK. Source: Boley Progress., Undated

 Item — Box Photo C-62, item: 38
Scope and Contents From the Collection:

Black-and-white and color original and copy prints of banks, churches, businesses, buildings, and prominent citizens of the African-American communities of Mound Bayou, Mississippi; Boley, Oklahoma; Clearview, Oklahoma; Langston, Oklahoma, including Langston University; and Nicodemus, Kansas. Photographs depict the towns at the time of their founding and also during the 1970s. Individuals pictured include Booker T. Washington, early Boley promoters Thomas M. Haynes and David J. Turner, and Langston leaders Edward P. McCabe, S. Douglas Russell, and Inman E. Page. Unpublished finding aid available.

Dates: Undated