New Acquisition highlights the challenges faced by Freemasonry in Post-Civil War South Carolina

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As Union forces overtook South Carolina during the Civil War and after, many of the state’s Masonic Lodges were forced to suspend operations because of their members’ military service to the Confederacy and/or the displacement of the state’s civilian population….


Source: National Heritage Museum