This plate is on a monument erected on the spot where the 1st Masonic Temple was built in Calif. at Benton City in the Northern part of Tehama Co. The Charter for this Lodge was issued to Peter Lassen by the Grand Lodge of Missouri. May 10th, 1848. Lassen Co. was named for this man.
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