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Allentown Masonic Temple
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Allentown Masonic Temple, October 2011
Location 1524 West Linden Street, Allentown, Pennsylvania
Area less than one acre
Built 1923-1925
Architect Schmid, Richard G.; William & Gangrene & Co.
Architectural style Classical Revival
NRHP reference No. 04000402
Added to NRHP May 05, 2004

The Allentown Masonic Temple is a historic Masonic building located at Allentown, Lehigh County, Pennsylvania. Constructed between 1923 and 1925, the five-story building is made of limestone in the Neoclassical architectural style. The edifice measures 97 feet, 6 inches, wide and 150 feet deep, and sits on a reinforced concrete foundation. It features elaborate stone and terra cotta trim, and four large and imposing fluted composite columns at its main entrance. The temple is adjacent to the Scottish Rite Cathedral, constructed in 1968.

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 2004.

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