Indiana Masonic History

The Library is pleased to present the full text of several important histories pertaining to Indiana Freemasonry for the benefit of the Craft.  These tomes are long out-of-print, but shed light on Freemasonry as it was practiced during Indiana’s first century.

Please note that these are in PDF format.  It is recommended that you right-click the links and download the files to your local computer, and read them locally.

The History of Freemasonry in Indiana, by Daniel McDonald (Historian of the Grand Lodge) – published 1898

A History of Masonry in Indianapolis, by William E. English (Centre 23; GM 1903-04) – published 1901

History of Raper Commandery No. 1, Knights Templar