(by Trevor Mitchell, Sioux Falls Argus Leader, Jun 20, 2019)
The Sioux Falls Freemasons and Architecture Incorporated opened a time capsule Wednesday afternoon, revealing multiple artifacts the Masons had placed in downtown Sioux Falls nearly one hundred years ago.
Lisa VandeVoort, business manager at Architecture Incorporated, said the time capsule — placed on June 6, 1924 — was opened as renovations were being done to the building.
The Masons never specified a date to open the capsule, VandeVoort said, “so doing it during renovations made sense.”
Dozens of items were removed from a box set in the building’s cornerstone, including a Masonic Bible, several…