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Exchange Building, 121-127 Church Street, 855-871 Chapel Street, New Haven, New Haven County, CT

Exchange Building, 121-127 Church Street, 855-871 Chapel Street, New Haven, New Haven County, CT

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Summary

Significance: A fine example of a large scale Greek Revival commercial building with strong clean lines and fenestration of even rhythm. By its functional statement of a truly commercial architecture, the Exchange established the corner of Church and Chapel Streets as the heart of the business district.
Survey number: HABS CT-412
Building/structure dates: 1832 Initial Construction
Building/structure dates: ca. 1900 Subsequent Work

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Historic American Buildings Survey, creator
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Location

West Haven41.30596, -72.92554
Google Map of 41.3059568, -72.92554009999999
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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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