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Record 494/746
Cary Memorial Library 2016. All rights reserved.
Collection Edwin B. Worthen Collection
Description Photo folder: MASONIC BUILDING, BEDFORD STREET

Masonic Building, Hancock Street and Bedford Street.

A postcard, negatives and photographs of a historic building, located across from the Town Common in the center of Lexington.

Built in 1822, it was the site of first Normal School in the United States. Also called "Historic Hall." Exterior photos show its evolution from a school to its current image and use as a Masonic Hall.

4 photos of current Masonic Lodge, corner Hancock and Bedford Street.
3 photos, 1 of house next door on Bedford St.
3 negatives
1 postcard 1965 reproduction of earlier image

This is a folder-level record in Series 19. Lexington Properties and Landmarks.
Year Range from 1950
Year range to 1965
Object ID Worthen.19.159
Object Name Folder, File
Search Terms Lexington Normal School
Historic (Masonic) Hall, Hancock Street #1
Masonic Hall, Hancock Street #1
Hancock Street #1, Masonic Hall
Bedford Street
Subjects Masonic buildings
Masonic organizations
Organizations
Town life
Title MASONIC BUILDING, BEDFORD STREET
The Edwin B. Worthen Collection, Cary Memorial Library

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