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New England Masonic Lodge from the collections of the Worthington Historical Society (WHS) may be used for educational purposes as long as it is not altered in any way and proper credit is given: "Courtesy of the Worthington Historical Society, Worthington, OH." Prior written permission of the WHS is required for any other use of New England Masonic Lodge. Contact WHS at firstname.lastname@example.org to request permission.
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It was created in 1900.
Worthington Historical Society is the Contributor.
This postcard depicts the New England Masonic Lodge located at 634 High Street in Worthington. Taken at the turn of the century, it shows the lodge in almost original condition. Constructed in 1820, the building is the oldest Masonic Temple west of the Allegheny Mountains in constant use.
Several of Worthington's founders were Masons, and the lodge was an important part of the community's social structure. Freemasonry is a fraternal organization dedicated to the ideals of charity, equality, morality and service to God.
An adjoining Grand Lodge office was built constructed in 1955-1956. The Federal style lodge is now a Masonic museum.
It features the organization Grand Lodge of Ohio F & AM.
It covers the city Worthington.
You can find the original at Worthington Historical Society.
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The Worthington Historical Society identification code is 92-G-340. The Worthington Memory identification code is whs0082.
The Worthington Historical Society identification code is 92-G-340.
The Worthington Memory identification code is whs0082.
This metadata record was human prepared by Worthington Libraries on January 4, 2002. It was last updated November 17, 2017.