During the period of 1872-1924 the building was occupied by several business and masonic entities. The 1st floor of the building was rented out to Boston based retailer,Maynard, Nourse & Company. The 2nd floor to carpet dealers Flagg, King & Blakeman’s. The 3rd floor held reception and committee rooms, the library and lodge rooms for the Troy Masonic Hall Association. The 4th floor was rented to The Knights Templar, and contained additional banquet rooms, an armory, drill room and kitchen.