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Masonic Temple, 1111-1119 Eleventh Street, Altoona, Blair County, PA

Masonic Temple, 1111-1119 Eleventh Street, Altoona, Blair County, PA

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Summary

Significance: The Masonic Temple is one of Altoona's few remaining large red-brick buildings from the 19th century. Designed by Philadelphia architect, James H. Windrim, the temple's interesting exterior is complemented by a well-organized interior that is in virtually unaltered organization.
Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-314, FN-315, FN-316
Survey number: HABS PA-5518
Building/structure dates: 1889- 1890 Initial Construction
Building/structure dates: 1953 Subsequent Work

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Contributors

Historic American Buildings Survey, creator
Windrim, James H
Smith, George H
Marks, Charles
Shank, Henry
Finn & Welsh
Griffith, S M
Eaby & Son
Stone, George
Jackson, George
A. B. & E. L. Shaw
William Murray & Son
Wooster Manufacturing Company
Reinecke & Company
Wehn Paving Company
Cooley, Randall, project manager
America's Industrial Heritage Project (AIHP), sponsor
Deines, A, transmitter
Ames, David, photographer
Burns, John A, photographer
Hoagland, Alison K, historian
Spiegel, Nancy, historian
Anderson, Doug, delineator
Macharola, David A, delineator
Lay, K Edward, delineator
Jensen, Anette A, delineator
Anthony, Robert W, delineator
Price, Virginia B, transmitter
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Location

Altoona (Pa.)40.51630, -78.39937
Google Map of 40.5162992, -78.3993677
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