Maccabees Library


A collection of Rituals and other material used by various Maccabean Orders

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

 

Order of the Maccabees

Revised Ritual, n.d.  
Revised Ritual, n.d.   
Revised Ritual, n.d.        
Tent-Hive Ritual, prepared for demonstration purposes only, 1931    

Tent-Hive Ritual, 1935     
Tent Ritual, 1938    
The Unwritten Work : Official Instructions for the Master of Forms, n.d.     
Keys, n.d.       
Laws, 1929  
Duties of Officers, n.d.      
Laws of the Sickness and Accident Benefit Fund, Great Camp of Pennsylvania, n.d.   
By-Laws of Shoemakersville Tent # 416, 1928     
Constitution and By-Lwas of the Maccabees Social Welfare Society of Shoemakersville, Pa., 1922   
Odes for Hives   
Odes for Shoemakersville Tent # 416, n.d.      
Proceedings to the Seventh Regular Review, Great Camp of Pennsylvania, 1915          
Certificate of Good Standing, Shoemakersville Tent # 416, 1936       
Instructions to be Observed in the Filing of Death Claims, n.d.      
Instructions to be Observed in the Filing of Death Claims, n.d.       
Individual Policy, 1937     
History of the Order of the Maccabees and Biography of Major N.S. Boynton / Ethan W. Thompson, 1929   


Modern Maccabees

Revised Ritual, 1904     

Knights of the Maccabees of the World

Amplified Ritual of the K.O.T.M. of the World, n.d.               
Ritual of the Mystic Circle Degree – Uniform Rank, 1903 
Installation Ritual, n.d.   
Installation Ceremonies and Funeral Service, n.d.      
Revised Installation Ceremonies and Funeral Service, 1894      
Manual for Degree Floor Work for K.O.T.M. Teams, 1911
Knights of the Maccabees Illustrated : The Complete Illustrated Ritual of the Order, Including the Unwritten Work, 1897   
Knights of the Maccabees Illustrated : The Complete Illustrated Ritual of the Order, Including the Unwritten Work, 1920   
Manual for the Knights of the Maccabees, 1880     
Odes, for Tent Use and Public Gatherings    
Odes, for Tent Use and Public Gatherings      
Laws, Governing the Great Camp for Michigan, 1891    
Laws, Governing the Great Camp for Michigan, 1900   
Laws of the K.O.T.M. of the World, 1911, and Laws Governing the Great Camp of Pennsylvania, 1911         

An International Fraternity, 1903      
Sick, Funeral and Accident Benefits    
Preliminary Application    
Notice of Approval by the Medical Board    
Subscription coupon for the Bee-Hive      
Supply Order Form      

 
Ladies of the Maccabees

Ritual, 1896    
Ritual, 1910   
Ritual, 1927      
Ritual of Public Services and Drill Manual, 1917 
Manual and Drill Book, 1894  
Drill Manual No. 2, 1902  
Guard Drills, 1906    
Banner Bearers, n.d.  
Guide for Conducting Business Meetings and Hand Book, 1902  
Odes, for Tent Use and Public Gatherings       
Laws, Governing the Great Hive for Michigan, 1896    
Year Book of the Denton Hive No. 915, 1924   

 
Women’s Benefit Association of the Maccabees

Regular Ritual, 1921   
Ritual for Special Ceremonies, 1927      
Ritual and Laws Order of the Rose, 1917      
Manual for Guard Work for Reviews, 1928    

Flag Drill, 1917      
An Enduring Heritage : The First Hundred Years of the North American Benefit Association (Formerly Women's Benefit Association) / Keith L. Yates, 1992  

 
Junior Maccabees

Ritual of the Courts of the Junior Maccabees, 1934
Golden Deeds Record Book     
Junior Application    

Ladies of the Modern Maccabees

Ritual, 1904    
Ritual, 1915      
Installation, Burial and Memorial Ritual, 1904    
Laws of the Great Hive, 1902   
Ode Card      



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