: Reverse reads: "Masonic home, Springfield."
This is a photograph of a Masonic Home in Springfield, Ohio. The home is in the distance and is surrounded by trees and landscaping. This structure was probably home to a Freemasonry group in Springfield in the 1930s and 1940s.
Freemasonry is a fraternal organization that arose from obscure origins in the late 16th to early 17th century. It now exists in all over the world, with a membership estimated at around six million. View on Ohio Memory.
: SA1039AV_B13F05_005_001 Subjects
: Architecture--Ohio--Pictorial works.; Temples; Societies and clubs; Masonic buildings; Freemasonry; Monuments--Ohio--Springfield; Fraternal lodges; Ohio--History--Pictorial works; Federal Writers' Project. Places
: Springfield (Ohio); Clark County (Ohio)