The Structure of Freemasonry
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- Devotional images
- Framed inscribed pictorial on marble, entitled "The Structure of Freemasonry". The picture shows two sets of stairs that begin and end together, symbolizing Masonic hierarchy for both Scottish Rite (30 steps, or degrees) and York Rite (10 degrees). Each degree has a name and teaches a moral. Among figures standing on left, on the steps of Scottish Rite: King Solomon, King Cyrus, George Washington, Sultan and on right: Temple workman, Past Master, Israel Tribesman, High Priest of Jews, King Hiram of Tyre, Knight of Malta, Knight Templar.
Under the arch, there are organizations allied to freemasonry: Grotto, Tall Cedars of Lebanon, Job's Daughters or Rainbow Girls; Order of Eastern Star; Order of DeMolay.
- "Donor: W. Bro. D. M. Gorham, Niagara Lodge, No. 2. Date: 1981"
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Latitude: 43.255895396406 Longitude: -79.0700992123031
- Location of Original
- Colin K. Duquemin Masonic Museum
Niagara Lodge #2 A.F. & A.M., G.R.C.
153 King Street, Niagara on the Lake, Ontario
The Museum was named after Bro. Colin Duquemin for his work in preserving masonic past.
It is home to many artifacts from Niagara district, including regalia, books, certificates,
and masonic documents.
- Niagara-on-the-Lake Public LibraryEmaillocalhistory@notlpl.orgWebsite
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Niagara-on-the-Lake, ON L0S 1J0