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History of Poughkeepsie Lodge history of Poughkeepsie Lodge #266 F. & A.M., May 12, 1852 to June 19, 1984 by George Ress

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Published by [The Lodge] in Poughkeepsie, N.Y .
Written in English


  • Freemasons. Poughkeepsie Lodge #266 F. & A.M. -- History.

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Edition Notes

Statementby George Ress.
LC ClassificationsHS539.P792 P6817 1984
The Physical Object
Paginationv, 101 p., [4] p. of plates :
Number of Pages101
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2556036M
LC Control Number85062600

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