Lebanon in Warren County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
Lebanon Lodge No. 15 of the Independent Order of Odd Fellows was dedicated to the “purposes of benevolence and charity” and became one of the most prominent I.O.O.F. lodges in Ohio. The original building was a two-story structure erected in 1846 by the Methodist Protestant Church. By 1887 Lebanon Odd
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Fellows Lodge No. 15 added a third story and a tower to the building with commercial stores on the first floor. The I.O.O.F. Temple was erected in the High Victorian Gothic style and has always been the tallest building in Lebanon. In 1989, the Duning family purchased the building and remodeled the top two floors into apartments.
Location. 39° 26.062′ N, 84° 12.384′ W. Marker is in Lebanon, Ohio, in Warren County. Marker is at the intersection of Mulberry Street and Mechanic Street, on the left when traveling east on Mulberry Street. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 130 E. Mulberry Street, Lebanon OH 45036, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Lewis House (within shouting distance of this marker); Ferguson House (about 400 feet away, measured Van Sickle House (about 500 feet away); LCNB Building (about 500 feet away); The Village Ice Cream Parlor (about 500 feet away); Bundy House (about 500 feet away); The Town Square / City Hall Site (about 600 feet away); The Town Plat / The Tharp House (about 600 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Lebanon.
Categories. • Charity & Public Work • Churches & Religion • Fraternal or Sororal Organizations • Industry & Commerce • Man-Made Features • Notable Buildings •
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