Remarkable Ohio

Serpent Mound Marker
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1-11 Harmony Lodge 5

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Side A: Harmony Lodge No. 8 Free and Accepted Masons. A group of Freemasons, inspired by the concepts of a new country, of Freedom with Responsibility, Brotherly Love, and Truth, formed Harmony Lodge near this site in 1809, the first Masonic lodge in western Ohio. Meetings were held in the log court house, located on Lot 174, East Court Street, and also in Dayton and Springfield. Side B: Same. Same