African American Masonic Group

African American Masonic Group
Photograph of a group of African-American men and women posing in uniform. Photograph is believed to be of members of the United Supreme Council of the Ancient and Accepted Scottish Rite, Southern Jurisdiction, Prince Hall Affiliation when it met in New Bern, N.C. for its 25th Annual Session.
October 1912
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35cm x 23cm
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East Carolina Manuscript Collection
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Joyner Digital Collections Oct 02 2018

Thank you for your comments, Mr. Morgan. We have now updated the record to include these corrections.

James R. Morgan III Sep 20 2018

I neglected to include the date which is October 20-22, 1912.

James R. Morgan III Sep 20 2018

Hello, This image is not of King Solomon Lodge #1. This is a photo of the United Supreme Council of the Ancient and Accepted Scottish Rite - Southern Jurisdiction-Prince Hall Affiliation when it met in met in New Bern, North Carolina for its 25th Annual Session. I can identify several individuals in this photo as well. I am a historian of African American Freemasonry and would love to provide as much information as I can about this image.

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