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Prince Hall Freemasonry: A Resource Guide

Search Strategies

When searching the Library of Congress Online Catalog and online catalogs of other institutions for information by or about Prince Hall Freemasonry and the women’s organizations affiliated with Prince Hall Freemasonry, there are strategies that will help you locate relevant materials, including the use of subject headings and adding search limits to your searches.

Browse the Online Catalog by Subject

The Library of Congress holds several histories of Prince Hall grand and subordinate lodges, general works about Prince Hall Freemasonry, and organizational records and personal papers containing correspondence and project reports pertaining to Prince Hall Freemasonry and individuals who were members and leaders amongst Prince Hall Freemasons. To locate additional texts in the Library’s physical collection search our online catalog. Selected key Library of Congress Subject Headings you can use to search include: