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7 North Commerce Street (Commercial Building), Mobile, Mobile County, AL

7 North Commerce Street (Commercial Building), Mobile, Mobile County, AL

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Summary

Significance: Before the Civil War, three old adjoining buildings were renovated, creating the single existing structure. The facades were reworked, unifying the exterior, cast-iron decorative elements were added, and the building assumed the appearance of a typical mid-nineteenth-century commercial structure in Mobile's active waterfront district.
Survey number: HABS AL-791
Building/structure dates: 18t1 Initial Construction
Building/structure dates: ca. 1852 Subsequent Work
Building/structure dates: 1968 Demolished

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Historic American Buildings Survey, creator
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Location

Balle Mobile Home Park30.69537, -88.03989
Google Map of 30.6953657, -88.0398912
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No known restrictions on images made by the U.S. Government; images copied from other sources may be restricted. http://www.loc.gov/rr/print/res/114_habs.html

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