American Masonic Library



a collection of rituals, handbooks and other material, used by various masonic orders in the United States.


The contents of this collection (in PDF-files):    


Masonic Organizations and Allied Orders and Degrees : A Cyclopedic Handbook / Harold van Buren Voorhis, 1952      
The Text Book of Advanced Freemasonry       

Blue / Craft Masonry

Duncan's Masonic Ritual and Monitor or Guide to the Three Symbolic Degrees of the Ancient York Rite     
Ecce Orienti : Or King Solomon's Temple, 1946    
Ecce Orienti : Or the Rites and Ceremonies of the Essenes WB, 1912        
King Solomon and His Followers : A Valuable Aid to the Memory, WD, 1920      
Webb's Monitor, Morris's Edition, 1872      
Acimnos Ceihpr to a Correct and Complete Work, 1946        
College Monitor and Ceremonies : A Valuable Aid to the Memory, 1946                
A Correct Key to the Entered Apprentice, Fellow Craft and Master Mason Degrees, 1922     
Lester's Look to the East : A Revised Ritual of the First Three Degrees of Masonry, 1927     
Magician's Magic Movements and Ceremonies, According to the Latest Formulas, 1915      
The Porch and the Middle Chamber : The Book of the Lodge / Albert Pike      
A Manual of the Lodge : Or Monitorial Instructions / Albert G. Mackey, 1862        
Ronayne's Handbook of Freemasonry, 1953      
Illustrations of Masonry / William Morgan, 1827       
Information for Master Masons, n.d.     


     
National Supreme Council of A. & A.S.R. of F.M. for the U.S.A.
               
Ritual of the Three Symbolic Degrees, 1974       

Prince Hall Freemasonry
                The Masonic Ritual for use by Most Worshipful Masonic Prince Hall Grand Lodge, Free and Accepted Masons, 1990  

The Rising Sun of the Daughter of Haiti Universal : Ancient Free and Accepted Masons, American Scottish Rite
                Ritual of Catechist - Symbolic Grade - First Degree 
                Ritual of Catechist - Symbolic Grade - Second Degree          
                Ritual of Catechist - Symbolic Grade - Third Degree    

Craft

Alabama
   
             Masonic Ritual, Grand Lodge of F. and A.M., 1984        
                Masonic Manual, Grand Lodge of A.F. and A.M., 1911     
                Alabama Masonic Code, Grand Lodge of F. and A.M., 2001      
   
             Lodge Secretary's Checklist, Grand Lodge of F. and A.M., 2002        

Alaska
                Alaska Masonic Code, Grand Lodge F.A.M., 2006  

Arizona
   
             Monitor and Antient Charges of a Freemason, Grand Lodge, 1950     
   
             Masonic Cipher, 1975       

Arkansas
   
             Masonic Monitor, 1909     

California
                King Solomon and his Followers CAL, A Valuable Aid to the Memory, 1984     
                King Solomon and his Followers CAL, A Valuable Aid to the Memory, 1989    
                Monitor and Officer's Manual, Grand Lodge of California, F. & A.M., 1989       
                California Cipher, A Valuable Aid to the Memory, Grand Lodge of California, F. & A.M., 1990   
                Ritual Containing the Three Symbolic Degrees Compiled and Arranged for the Prince Hall Grand Lodge, 1948   
                Entered Apprentice Handbook, Grand Lodge of California F. & A.M.
                Fellow Craft Handbook, Grand Lodge of California F. & A.M.
                Master Mason Handbook, Grand Lodge of California F. & A.M.
                Handbook for Candidates Coaches, Grand Lodge of California F. & A.M., 1962      
                The Master's Handbook, Grand Lodge of California F. & A.M., 1984       
                Constitution and By-Laws, Grand Lodge of California F. & A.M., 1960     
                California Masonic Code, Grand Lodge of California F. & A.M., 2007     
                Scholarship Manual : Scholarships of Masonic-Related Organizations in California, 2004       

Colorado
   
             The Colorado Craftsman or Masonic Monitor, Grand Lodge of A.F. and A.M., 1914      

Delaware
   
             Manual of the Exoteric Portions of the Ritual, Grand Lodge of A.F. and A.M., 1940     
                Manual of the Exoteric Portions of the Ritual, Grand Lodge of A.F. and A.M., 1953       

Florida
   
             Official Florida Monitor, Grand Lodge of F. and A.M., 1996    
                Masonic Directory, Grand Lodge of F. and A.M., 2007

Georgia
   
             Masonic Manual and Code, Grand Lodge of F. and A.M., 1947      

Idaho
   
             The Idaho Monitor, Grand Lodge of A.F. and A.M., 1945      

Illinois
   
             The Official Monitor, Grand Lodge of A.F. & A.M., 1916    
   
             The Official Monitor, Grand Lodge of A.F. & A.M., 1962    
                The Standard Monitor or Freemason's Conductor, 1914     
                Standard Work : Manual for Officers of Lodges, Grand Lodge of A.F. & A.M., 1986    
                 Ecce Orienti or Rites and Ceremonies of the Essenes, ILL, 1900       
                The Official Officers Manual, Grand Lodge of A.F. & A.M., 1964      
                Book of Ceremonials, Grand Lodge of A.F. & A.M., 1931     
                The Entered Apprentice / Committee on Masonic Education, Grand Lodge of A.F. & A.M.     

Indiana
   
            Indiana Monitor and Freemason's Guide, Grand Lodge of F. and A.M., 1953       
                King Solomon and his Followers : A Valuable Aid to the Memory, Ind, 1916     
                King Solomon and his Followers : A Valuable Aid to the Memory, Ind, 1944     
                Ecce Orienti or Rites and Ceremonies of the Essenes, Ind, 1882       

Iowa
                King Solomon and his Followers : A Valuable Aid to the Memory, Iowa, 1939     
   
             Warden's Handbook, 2005     

Kentucky
   
             Monitor, Grand Lodge of F. and A.M., 1987                 
   
             Book of Constitution, Grand Lodge of F. and A.M., 1995      
                Leaders' Resource Handbook, Grand Lodge of F. and A.M., 2002       
                By-Laws and Rules of Order, Barker Lodge No. 129, 1954       

Louisiana 
                Louisiana Monitor, Grand Lodge of F.A.M., 1951    

Maine
   
             The Maine Masonic Textbook, Grand Lodge, 1942     
   
             The Maine Masonic Textbook, Grand Lodge of A.F. & A.M., 2001     
                Correct Work for Maine, 1930      
                A Guide for Masters and Wardens, Grand Lodge of A.F. & A.M., 1977    
   
             Handbook, Committee on Masonic Education, Grand Lodge of A.F. & A.M.    
                Constitution and Standing Regulations, Grand Lodge of A.F. & A.M.   

Maryland    
                Maryland Manual of Ancient Craft Masonry, Grand Lodge of A.F. and A.M., 1935      

Massachusetts
                King Solomon and his Followers : A Valuable Aid to the Memory, Mass, 1917     
                King Solomon and his Followers : A Valuable Aid to the Memory, Mass, 1941     

Michigan
   
             Michigan Masonic Ritual, Grand Lodge of F. and A.M., 2000     
                Michigan Masonic Monitor and Prescribed Ceremonies, 1996        

Minnesota
                King Solomon and his Followers : A Valuable Aid to the Memory, 1953     
                Masonic Manual and Monitorial Instructions, Grand Lodge of A.F. and A.M., 1998             
                Secretary's Handbook, Grand Lodge of A.F. and A.M., 1994       
                State Laws and Statutes, Constitution, General Regulations and Standing Regulations, Grand Lodge of A.F. and A.M., 2003      
                State Laws and Statutes, Constitution, General Regulations and Standing Regulations, Grand Lodge of A.F. and A.M., 2006       

Mississippi  
                Ecce Orieniti : Or Rites and Ceremonies of the Essenes MS, 1909      

Missouri
                Masonic Education Following the Entered Apprentice Degree, 2004      
                Masonic Education Following the Fellow Craft Degree, 1995       
                Masonic Education Following the Master Mason Degree, 1995       
                Lodge Directory 2004 Grand Lodge A.F. & A.M.        
                Lodge Directory 2005 Grand Lodge A.F. & A.M.      

Montana
                King Solomon and his Followers : A Valuable Aid to the Memory, 1947     

Nebraska
   
             Nebraska Masonic Work, Grand Lodge of A.F. & A.M., 1994     
   
             Monitor, Grand Lodge of A.F. & A.M., 1990    
   
             Ceremonies, Grand Lodge of A.F. & A.M., 1993    
                Standard Proficiency for the Entered Apprentice Degree for Nebraska Lodges, Grand Lodge of A.F. & A.M., 1992    
                Standard Proficiency for the Fellow Craft Degree for Nebraska Lodges, Grand Lodge of A.F. & A.M., 1990    
                Standard Proficiency for the Master Mason Degree for Nebraska Lodges, Grand Lodge of A.F. & A.M., 1992    
                Looking Toward the East : A Manual for the Senior Warden, Grand Lodge of A.F. & A.M., 1992   
                Membership Handbook, Grand Lodge of A.F. & A.M., 2004     
                Web Site Administrators Handbook, Grand Lodge of A.F. & A.M.    

New Hampshire
                Manual for the Use of Lodges, Grand Lodge of A.F. an A.M., 1902    

New Jersey
                King Solomon and his Followers N.J., A Valuable Aid to the Memory, 1943    
                Ritual Cipher (Webb), Grand Lodge of the Most Ancient and Honorable Society of F.A.M., 1967    
                Constitution and Laws for the State of New Jersey, Grand Lodge of the Most Ancient and Honorable Society of F.A.M., 1924      

New Mexico
   
             Monitor and Ceremonies, Grand Lodge of A.F. and A.M., 1984      

New York
   
            Monitor of the Work, Lectures and Ceremonies, Grand Lodge of F. and A.M., 1904      
   
            Monitor of the Work, Lectures and Ceremonies, Grand Lodge of F. and A.M., 1908      
   
            Monitor of the Work, Lectures and Ceremonies, Grand Lodge of F. and A.M., 1910      
                Monitor of the Work, Lectures and Ceremonies, Grand Lodge of F. and A.M., 1979      
                King Solomon and his Followers N Y, A Valuable Aid to the Memory, 1942     
                King Solomon and his Followers N Y, A Valuable Aid to the Memory, 1955    
                King Solomon and his Followers N Y-1, A Valuable Aid to the Memory (Lecture and Secret Work), 1944     
                King Solomon and his Followers N Y-2, A Valuable Aid to the Memory, (Secret Work), 1944        
                Investiture of the Grand Master's Staff, Grand Lodge of NY                
                Ceremony for Dedicating a Masonic Temple, Grand Lodge of NY, 1970      
                Ceremony of Constituting a New Lodge, Grand Lodge of NY, 1965   

North Carolina
   
             Morth Carolina Lodge Manual, Grand Lodge, 1979      
   
             Officers Handbook, Grand Lodge of A.F. & A.M., 2005    

North Dakota
   
             Monitor for the Use of the Symbolic Lodges, Grand Lodge of A.F. & A.M., 1965      
   
             The Law of Freemasonry in North Dakota, Grand Lodge of A.F. & A.M., 1981           

Ohio
   
             Official Standard Ritual and Cipher Monitor, Grand Lodge F.& A.M., 1980    
                Candidate Counselors Handbook, Grand Lodge F. & A.M., 2006       
                Officers Manual, Grand Lodge F. & A.M., 2006      

Oregon
   
             Standard Manual, Grand Lodge of A.F. & A.M., 1971         

Pennsylvania
   
             King Solomon and His Followers : A Valuable Aid to the Memory, Penn, 1920      

Rhode Island
   
             Trestle Board for the Use of Subordinate Lodges, Grand Lodge of F. and A.M., 1941     

South Carolina
   
             Ahiman Rezon, Grand Lodge of A.F.M., 2003       

Tennessee
   
             Tennessee Craftsman or Masonic Textbook, Grand Lodge of F. and A.M., 1953     

Texas
   
             Taylor-Hamilton Monitor of Symbolic Masonry, Grand Lodge of Texas, 1908     

Utah
   
             Ceremonies, Grand Lodge of F. and A.M., 2002        
                Entered Apprentice Education Plan, Grand Lodge of F. and A.M., 2006
                Fellow Craft Education Plan, Grand Lodge of F. and A.M., 2006             
                Master Mason Education Plan, Grand Lodge of F. and A.M., 2006     
                Masonic Code, Grand Lodge of F. and A.M., 2006       
                The Trial Code, Grand Lodge of F. and A.M., 2005         

Vermont
   
             Ritual of the Work and Lectures of Ancient Craft Masonry, Grand Lodge, 1894      
   
             Monitor of the Work, Lectures and Ceremonies of Ancient Craft Masonry, Grand Lodge of F. and A.M., 1946           
                Authorized Ritual, Grand Lodge of F. and A.M. (Prince Hall Affiliation), 1960      

Virginia
   
             Manual of Work and Ceremonies, Constitution, Grand Lodge of A.F. and A.M., 1977      

Washington
   
             Washington Monitor and Freemason's Guide, Grand Lodge of Washington, 1949        
                Washington Monitor and Freemason's Guide, Grand Lodge of Washington, 1983       
                King Solomon and his Followers : A Valuable Aid to the Memory, Wash, 1944     
   
             Washington Masonic Code, Grand Lodge of F. and A.M., 2003       

Wisconsin
  
             Wisconsin Monitor or Monitorial Instructions, Grand Lodge of Wisconsin, 1925    
               
Multiple Letter Cipher with Monitorial and Floor Work, Grand Lodge of F. and A.M., 1999       
   
             Book of Ceremonies, Grand Lodge of F. and A.M., 2007       
                Masonic Code, Grand Lodge of F. and A.M., 2007       
                Grand Lodge Officers Handbook and Guide to Protocol, Grand Lodge of F. and A.M., 2006      
                Lodge Secretaries Handbook, Grand Lodge of F. and A.M., 2006          
                Senior Wardens handbook, Grand Lodge of F. and A.M., 2006            
                Area Administrator Handbook, Grand Lodge of F. and A.M., 2006       
                District Deputy Handbook, Grand Lodge of F. and A.M., 2006        

Wyoming
   
             Official Monitor, Grand Lodge of A.F. and A.M., 1922         

                

York Rite


Royal Arch Masons


Cryptic Rite


Knights Templar

Royal Order of Scotland

Allied Masonic Degrees


Holy Royal Arch Knight Templar Priest


Council of Knights Mason


Red Cross of Constantine


Order of the High Priesthood


Societas Rosicruciana in Civitatibus Foederatis


Scottish Rite


Ancient Arabic Order Nobles of the Mystic Shrine


Ancient Arabic Order Nobles of the Mystic Shrine of North and South America and Jurisdictions


Royal Order of Jesters


Tall Cedars of Lebanon


Mystic Order of Veiled Prophets of the Enchanted Realm (Grotto)


Order of Quetzalcoatl


Order of the True Kindred


Ancient Toltec Rite     


National Sojourners     



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