Page 5 - MFM May 2015 C
P. 5

Behind This Door
Lies A Treasure Trove

       Of Historic
  Montana Artifacts

                                   Meriwether Lewis’ Masonic
                                   apron, which he carried
                                   on the Corps of Discovery
                                   trek across the country,
                                   is displayed along with a
                                   painting depicting the first
                                   Masonic meeting in the
                                   Territory, now the State of

                                     This British drum with its
                                   original drum sticks was played in
                                   both the Revolutionary and Civil

The Montana Masonic Foundation       The Grand Masters’ Lion Paw signet ring is made of gold
        Invites You To Explore     mined at Alder Gulch, Virginia City, Montana in 1887 by
        Our All New Expanded       Samuel Word who was one of the first lawyers admitted to
                  Museum           practice in Montana on December 4, 1864.

                                     These are but a few of the treasures waiting for you to
                                   discover at the site of one of Helena’s first gold claims.

425 N Park Avenue Helena, Montana  Call for more information: 406 442-7774
         406 442-7774                                                                  Page 5
   1   2   3   4   5   6   7   8   9   10