Category Archives: Bricks and Martyr


Beyond the Chain Link Lay the Kingdom of the Mighty Mites

During the twentieth century it was a kingdom unto itself: Two hundred acres of land surrounded a cluster of big institutional buildings that most outsiders saw only through the chain link fence that enclosed the property. The Masonic Home and … Continue reading

Posted in Architecture, Bricks and Martyr, East Side, Life in the Past Lane | 28 Comments