Canada Dry Bottling Plant, 1201 East-West Highway, Silver Spring, Montgomery County, MD
Significance: The bottling plant exemplifies Montgomery County's progressive development as a suburban community, with Silver Spring replacing many of the Washington D. C. commercial/industrial "downtown" functions. The site, within the industrial corridor adjacent to the B & O Railroad tracks, illustrates the functional zoning of the suburbs, while the Streamline Moderne architecture highlights an emphasis on the importance of image of the factory to the client.
Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: N958
Survey number: HAER MD-131
Building/structure dates: 1945-1946 Initial Construction
Building/structure dates: after 2003 Subsequent Work
Building/structure dates: 1974 Subsequent Work