Details for Woodmen of the World Lodge Building (Atlas Number 5361011556)

Historical Marker — Atlas Number 5361011556


Marker Number 11556
Atlas Number 5361011556
Marker Title Woodmen of the World Lodge Building
Index Entry Woodmen of the World Lodge Building
Address 110 S. Border St.
City Orange
County Orange
UTM Zone 15
UTM Easting 428949
UTM Northing 3328905
Subject Codes fraternal organizations; buildings
Marker Year 1993
Designations Recorded Texas Historic Landmark
Marker Location across from Courthouse
Marker Size Medallion & Plate
Marker Text Phoenix Camp No. 32, Woodmen of the World, was organized in Orange in 1891. By 1915, the year this building was completed, the organization boasted a membership of 385. Lodge meetings were held on the second floor of this structure, while the first floor was rented to a variety of local businesses. Built at a cost of $2,800, the foursquare building features a simple mission revival parapet, hipped roof, and bracket-supported balcony. Recorded Texas Historic Landmark - 1993