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Featured Artifact: Albert Pike’s Germania Pipe

November 5, 2015
One of Pike’s favorite pipes is 22 inches long with a silver statuette of Germania. Albert Pike was a pipe—and smoking—aficionado, to say the least.  He loved his pipes, many of which were gifts from his friends and admirers. His impressive collection of Meerschaum[…]

Albert Pike’s Chess Set

November 19, 2014
Pieces from Albert Pike's chess set One of the many noteworthy museum pieces at the House of the Temple is part of a chess set owned by Albert Pike, 33°. It was taken from his mountain home when[…]

Albert Pike’s The Book of the Words

November 19, 2014
Albert Pike's The Book of the Words Of the many lessons and purposes of Freemasonry, one of the first we learn is that certain words have a profound importance in our rituals. Initiated as Entered Apprentice[…]