Portfolio of portrait photographs of British and German Freemasons, compiled by Alfred Chaston Chapman

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  • Reference
      GB 206 MS 181
  • Dates of Creation
  • Name of Creator
  • Language of Material
      English German
  • Physical Description
      1 vol. (23 portraits and 1 postcard photograph).  Held in a portfolio covered in blue cloth with gilt lettering on the front as follows: 'Pilger Loge. 125. Jahr Feier, London, 1904'.

Scope and Content

Comprises portrait photographs of British and German Freemasons, with an invitation card sent to Bro. A.C. Chapman for the 125th anniversary festival of the Pilgrim Lodge, to be held at Freemasons' Hall, London, on Thursday, 13 October, 1905.

Administrative / Biographical History

Alfred Chaston Chapman (1869-1932) was educated at Leeds Grammar School and University College, London. He was President of the Society of Public Analysts, 1914-1916, President of the Institute of Brewing, 1911-1913, and President of the Institute of Chemistry, 1921-1924. His collection of books on the history of brewing was donated to the University of Leeds.

Access Information

Access is unrestricted.

Acquisition Information

Transferred from the Chaston Chapman Collection, probably after 1933.


In English and German.