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Masonic Temple Philadelphia

 
 
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By Don Morfe, April 25, 2015
1. Masonic Temple Philadelphia Marker
Inscription. The 1873 Masonic Temple, a National Historic Landmark, is home to the Grand Lodge of Pa. Its lodge rooms, featuring varied architectural themes, and its stonework are widely acclaimed. Its prominence in size and location reflects Free-masonry’s importance in American history.
 
Erected 2007 by Pennsylvania Historical & Museum Commission.
 
Marker series. This marker is included in the National Historic Landmarks marker series.
 
Location. 39° 57.204′ N, 75° 9.774′ W. Marker is in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, in Philadelphia County. Marker is on North Broad Street. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1 North Broad Street, Philadelphia PA 19107, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Philadelphia (within shouting distance of this marker); Public Sector Collective Bargaining (within shouting distance of this marker); Mother’s Day (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Girl Scout Cookies (about 400 feet away); Mother Jones (about 500 feet away); Pennsylvania Academy of the Fine Arts (about 600 feet away); Edmund N. Bacon (about 700 feet away); Broad Street Station (about 700 feet away). Click for a list of all markers in Philadelphia.
 
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Masonic Temple Philadelphia image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, April 25, 2015
2. Masonic Temple Philadelphia
Masonic Temple image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, April 25, 2015
3. Masonic Temple
Has been designated a National Historic Landmark. This site possesses national significance in commemorating the history of the United States of America. 1985 National Park Service, United States Department of the Interior.
Masonic Temple Philadelphia image. Click for full size.
By Don Morfe, April 25, 2015
4. Masonic Temple Philadelphia
Masonic Temple Philadelphia Marker image. Click for full size.
By Brandon Kantner, November 12, 2014
5. Masonic Temple Philadelphia Marker
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234. This page has been viewed 229 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4. submitted on , by Don Morfe of Baltimore, Md 21234.   5. submitted on , by Carolyn Martienssen of West Hazleton, Pennsylvania. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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