Pre-order A Deserving Brother: George Washington and Freemasonry

Act now to pre-order your copy of A Deserving Brother: George Washington and Freemasonry, to be published in 2022 by the University of Virginia Press in conjunction with The George Washington Masonic National Memorial Association.

This book is intended to be the definitive account of Brother Washington’s Masonic membership. Relying on the latest research, this book will fully explore Washington’s relationship with the fraternity, including a chronology of his involvement, color photos of documents, minute books, aprons, and other entries which bring his Masonic life to light. Also featuring:

  • An Introduction by Dr. Edward Lengel, Ph.D.
  • 50 color images and 60 entries documenting George Washington’s membership in, and relationship with, Freemasonry, 1752 – 1799
  • Chapter Introductions explain Freemasonry’s growth and development in America during Washington’s lifetime
  • Epilogue on the interpretation of Washington’s membership from 1799 to the present

This book will make a great gift—for birthdays, Father’s Day, Christmas, Masonic installations—any time!

Cloth, 304 pages, 8 × 10½ inches
ISBN 978-0-813-94721-1