— Silver Heritage Georgia Avenue —At three stories, this was Silver Springs tallest building. Occupying the prime corner lot at 8435 Georgia Avenue was the Masonic Temple, home of the Silver Spring Lodge No. 215 A.F. & A.M. of Maryland. (Ancient and Free Accepted Mason). About three hundred participants attended the June 18, 1927 cornerstone-laying ceremony, during which officials placed within the cornerstone various objects, including a 1927 silver dollar, a Bible, United States and Maryland flags, the roster of Lodge membership, and copies of the Takoma News and Evening Star newspapers.
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|Date Added||Tuesday, October 14th, 2014 at 10:46am PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||18S E 324493 N 4318080|
|Decimal Degrees||38.99415000, -77.02656667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 38° 59.649', W 77° 1.594'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||38° 59' 38.94" N, 77° 1' 35.64" W|
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|Area Code(s)||240, 301, 202|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 239-241 US-29, Silver Spring MD 20910, US|
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