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  • Miller, Patricia L; Illinois Heritage Association
  • Created Date
  • 08/26/02
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  • 202 W. Hill St., Champaign. A Masonic charter was granted for Western Star Lodge 240, A.F & A.M., in West Urbana on October 7, 1857. Prior to the construction of this building in 1912-13 by A.with Stoolman Construction Company of Champaign, the lodge owned and occupied a building at 2022 Main Street. The new structure, erected on the site of clothier Joseph Kuhn's home, was used as a Masonic Temple from January 2, 1914, until 1968. Now known a... more
    202 W. Hill St., Champaign. A Masonic charter was granted for Western Star Lodge 240, A.F & A.M., in West Urbana on October 7, 1857. Prior to the construction of this building in 1912-13 by A.with Stoolman Construction Company of Champaign, the lodge owned and occupied a building at 2022 Main Street. The new structure, erected on the site of clothier Joseph Kuhn's home, was used as a Masonic Temple from January 2, 1914, until 1968. Now known as the Jefferson Building, it houses law offices and businesses. Urban Treasure Hunt. 16 History. less
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