Past Officers' Jewels


This 8 inch by 11 inch print comes from a disbound volume of "The Imperial Reference Library: Comprising A General Encyclopedia of Literature, History, Art, Science, Invention and Discovery; a Pronouncing Dictionary of the English Language; a Gazetteer of the World, etc." It was edited by Charles Smith Morris and published by the Syndicate Publishing Company in 1899. Title page included with photos for reference only and is not included in the sale.


This chromo-lithograph was produced by Julius Bien & Co. & F. E. Wright. The colors are very bright and vibrant.  The paper is clean and bright with very little wear, soil or browning. Includes facing page with list of medals as seen below:



1. PAST MASTER, of a Lodge of Master Masons, or Blue Lodge
2. PAST HIGH PRIEST, if a Royal Arch Chapter of Chapter of Royal Arch Masons
3. PAST EMINENT COMMANDER, of a Commandery of Knights Templar
4. PAST ILLUSTRIOUS COMMANDER IN CHIEF, of a Consistory, Thirty second Degree of Freemasonry
5. PAST POTENTATE, of Ancient Arabic Order of Nobles of the Mystic Shrine
6. PAST EXALTED RULER, of a Lodge of the Benovolent Protective Order of Elks
7. PAST CHANCELLOR, of a Lodge of Knights of Pythias
8. PAST COMMANDER, of a Council American Legion of Honor
9. PAST [NOBLE] GRAND, of a Lodge of Independent Order of Odd Fellows
10. PAST SACHEM, of a Tribe of Improved Order of Red Men
11. PAST PRESIDENT, of a Camp, Patriotic Order Sons of America
12. PAST REGENT, of a Council of Royal Arcanum
13. PAST COUNCILOR, of a Council of Junior Order of United American Mechanics
14. PAST WORKMAN, of a Lodge of Ancient Order of United Workmen
15. PAST CHIEF PATRIARCH, of an Odd fellows [Patriarch’s Militant] Encampment
16. PAST REGENT, of a Senate, Order of Sparta