Formed in 1983, A. Douglas Smith, Jr. Lodge of Research No. 1949 is dedicated to providing further light in Masonry. As a research Lodge, no degree work is performed – the focus is on Masonic research and presenting related programs and papers.
Membership, for a Mason in good standing of a Lodge recognized by the Grand Lodge of Virginia, can be attained by filling out an application for affiliation.
This document contains the current by-laws of A. Douglas Smith, Jr. Lodge of Research No. 1949