H. Spencer Lewis

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H. Spencer Lewis AKA Harvey Spencer Lewis F.R.C., S.·.I.·., 33°66°95°, Ph.D.

America 1883 – 1939

Teachers: Joséphin Péladan; Papus; Stanislas de Guaita; Emile Dantinne; influenced by Francis Bacon and P. B. Randolph; Robert Fludd; Sir Isaac Newton; Jakob Bohme; Dr. John Dalton; Dr. Onslow H. Wilson; Eirenaeus Philalethes AKA the Cosmopolitan AKA George Starkey; Christian Lodowick of Newport RI; Thomas Tillman; John Winthrop the Younger; Samuel Danforth; Charles Morton; Reverend Ezra Stiles, President of Yale; Conrad Beissel of The Ephrata Commune; Julius Sachse; Gabriel Eckerling; Jakob Martin; Ezekiel Sangmeister; George de Benneville founder of Universalism;

Students: Mrs. May Banks-Stacey,; MASTER KUT-HU-MI; Ralph Maxwell Lewis, Gary L. Stewart; Christian Bernard, surgeon; Cecil A. Poole; ARTHUR C. P1EPENBRINK; BURNAM SCHAA; RAYMOND BERNARD;


Enemies: R. Swinburne Clymer;

Organizations: 1st. Imperator of Ancient Mystical Order Rosae Crucis (AMORC), 1915 - 1939; New York Institute for Psychical Research;

Author:Rosicrucian Manual ; Lemuria The Lost Continent of the Pacific; The Great White Lodge: Attaining Psychic Illumination and the Rosicrucian Code of Life ;

Comments: Rosicrucian; was an advertiser, went to Europe, was initiated by 2 Roscicrucians (perhaps Joséphin Péladan and either Stanislas de Guaita or Emile Dantinne of the Ancient Mystical Order Rosae Crucis (AMORC); founded AMORC in America, built the Rosicrucian Egyptian Museum; invented some Occult machines like a Luxatone or Color Organ; Alchemy; gave a practical alchemy demonstration in NYC, June 22, 1916;

Resources: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Harvey_Spencer_Lewis; http://www.amorc.org/; read some of his articles here: (http://rosicrucian.50webs.com/hsl.html); http://masoniclibrary.com/books/Lewis%20-%20Rosicrucian%20Manual%20-%20AMORC%20%28210%20pgs%29.pdf for the 1910 Manual