The Knights Templar are a Masonic organization.
Members are York Rite Masons.
The full name of the group is:
The United Religious, Military and Masonic Orders of the Temple and of St John of Jerusalem,
Palestine, Rhodes, and Malta.
1. Masonic Knights Templar - Denver Colorado Convention 1970
Bronze, 32mm, 11.24gm
Mount of the Holy Cross
MT. OF THE HOLY CROSS
51ST TRIENNIAL K.T. U.S.A. (Knights Templar)
AUG. 22-27 1970
The Mount of the Holy Cross is a 14,000' high mountain in Colorado.
The mountain was first photographed in 1873 by William Henry Jackson.
The photograph inspired religious pilgrimages.