Masons Hall Members: Bro. Dr. William Foushee

Dr. William Foushee was Richmond’s first Mayor, first citizen, and very much a contemporary of famous founders such as Thomas Jefferson and George Washington and was held in similar high regard. He was also a member of Richmond Lodge #13 which built and met at...

Joseph Darmstadt – First Savior of Masons Hall

This week we will focus on Joseph Darmstadt, a Richmond Freemason; and first savior of Masons Hall. Darmstadt, along with other Jews, played a vital role in the growth of Richmond both civic, business and cultural matters.  He was originally a Hessian soldier....