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Tire Company, South side of State Route 53 between Frances Street/State Route 124, Braselton, Jackson County, GA

Tire Company, South side of State Route 53 between Frances Street/Stat...

Significance: The Tire Company is a contributing historic resource in the Braselton National Register of Historic Places District and represents the automobile-oriented commercial significance of the district. ... more

Gary Building, 214-216 South Main Street, Saint Martinville, St. Martin Parish, LA

Gary Building, 214-216 South Main Street, Saint Martinville, St. Marti...

1988 Charles E. Peterson Prize, Entry Survey number: HABS LA-1183 Building/structure dates: 1860 Initial Construction

183-185 King Street (Commercial Building), Charleston, Charleston County, SC

183-185 King Street (Commercial Building), Charleston, Charleston Coun...

Significance: A pair of adjoining, late nineteenth century commercial fronts of similar design, with interesting architectural character, employing sheet metal; they are fair in condition. They contain a total ... more

626 D Street, Northwest (Commercial Building), Washington, District of Columbia, DC

626 D Street, Northwest (Commercial Building), Washington, District of...

Significance: This simple late 19th Century commercial building is architecturally undistinguished. the building was harmonious with the once low scale of the city. With the loss of the original context, the ... more

15-27 North Main Street (Commercial Buildings), 19-21 North Main Street, Oshkosh, Winnebago County, WI

15-27 North Main Street (Commercial Buildings), 19-21 North Main Stree...

Significance: A unique example of the Romanesque Revival applied to a small scale commercial structure. The only surviving example of Romanesque Revival in the city. Double peaks mark the individual stores, e... more

Henry Shaw Commercial Building, North First Street, Saint Louis, Independent City, MO

Henry Shaw Commercial Building, North First Street, Saint Louis, Indep...

Survey number: HABS MO-1659 Building/structure dates: ca. 1850 Initial Construction Building/structure dates: 1940 Demolished

Union Hotel, 1024-1028 Second Street, Sacramento, Sacramento County, CA

Union Hotel, 1024-1028 Second Street, Sacramento, Sacramento County, C...

Significance: The existing structure is all that remains of the original Union Hotel built on this site in 1855 and replacing the Verandah Hotel that had occupied the site from 1852 until 1855. The Union Hotel... more

Fimbres House No. 1, 509-513 South Meyer Avenue, Tucson, Pima County, AZ

Fimbres House No. 1, 509-513 South Meyer Avenue, Tucson, Pima County, ...

Significance: This Early Transitional Sonoran style building was constructed in two separate phases: #509 forming the original structure, and the two attached dwellings added about 20 years later. The transom ... more

North First Street (Commercial Buildings), Saint Louis, Independent City, MO

North First Street (Commercial Buildings), Saint Louis, Independent Ci...

Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-165 Survey number: HABS MO-1664 Building/structure dates: 1940 Demolished

1623 Market Street (Commercial Building), Denver, Denver County, CO

1623 Market Street (Commercial Building), Denver, Denver County, CO

Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-6 Survey number: HABS CO-29

500-532 King Street (Buildings), Alexandria, Independent City, VA

500-532 King Street (Buildings), Alexandria, Independent City, VA

Survey number: HABS VA-922 Building/structure dates: after 1969 Demolished National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 66000928

Mark Twain "Enterprise" Building, C Street, Virginia City, Storey County, NV

Mark Twain "Enterprise" Building, C Street, Virginia City, Storey Coun...

Survey number: HABS NV-15-9 National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 66000458

Potomac Electric Power Company Substation, 405 Eighth Street, Northwest, Washington, District of Columbia, DC

Potomac Electric Power Company Substation, 405 Eighth Street, Northwes...

Significance: As an isolated entity, the substation constitutes a pleasant example of small-scale industrial architecture popular in Washington at the turn of the century. The typical Queen Anne integration of... more

3111-3113 M Street Northwest (House), Washington, District of Columbia, DC

3111-3113 M Street Northwest (House), Washington, District of Columbia...

Survey number: HABS DC-32 Building/structure dates: 1940 Demolished Building/structure dates: ca. 1875- ca. 1899 Initial Construction

"Evening Chronicle" Building, C Street, Virginia City, Storey County, NV

"Evening Chronicle" Building, C Street, Virginia City, Storey County, ...

Survey number: HABS NV-15-39 National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 66000458

Garnier Block, 415 North Los Angeles Street, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, CA

Garnier Block, 415 North Los Angeles Street, Los Angeles, Los Angeles ...

Significance: The Garnier Block is now being restored as a part of a complex of buildings south of the Old Plaza called, Pueblo de Los Angeles State Historical Monument as a cooperative venture between the Stat... more

Third Street Historic District, Gensmann Barber Shop, 311 Washington Street, Wausau, Marathon County, WI

Third Street Historic District, Gensmann Barber Shop, 311 Washington S...

Significance: Part of the Third Street Historic District. Henry G. Gensmann was the first barber in business here. He was the son of Jacob Gensmann, owner and builder of the Gensmann Building. Survey number:... more

Anthony Reintzel Building, 3258 M Street Northwest, Washington, District of Columbia, DC

Anthony Reintzel Building, 3258 M Street Northwest, Washington, Distri...

Significance: This building represents an early (c. 1810) Georgetown waterfront area two-and-a-half-story shop and dwelling type remodeled and raised to three full stories c. 1870-80. Survey number: HABS DC-1... more

819 Vine Street (Commercial Building), Cincinnati, Hamilton County, OH

819 Vine Street (Commercial Building), Cincinnati, Hamilton County, OH

Significance: Italianate late-nineteenth-century commercial building contributing to the older homogeneity of the area. Survey number: HABS OH-2353 Building/structure dates: 1887 Initial Construction Buildin... more

Hanlan Buck Stove Company Building, North Third Street, Saint Louis, Independent City, MO

Hanlan Buck Stove Company Building, North Third Street, Saint Louis, I...

Survey number: HABS MO-1650 Building/structure dates: 1940 Demolished

McGurck Block, Fifth & Market Streets, San Diego, San Diego County, CA

McGurck Block, Fifth & Market Streets, San Diego, San Diego County, CA

Significance: 3 story commercial building constructed in Classical Revival style ca. 1880, featuring chimneys above parapet walls serving space heaters or fireplaces in individual rooms. Survey number: HABS CA... more

Melcher's Building, 51-55 Merchant Street, Honolulu, Honolulu County, HI

Melcher's Building, 51-55 Merchant Street, Honolulu, Honolulu County, ...

Significance: The Melcher's building is one of Honolulu's oldest extant buildings and one of the first commercial structures in downtown Honolulu constructed in a material other than wood. Its coral stone bloc... more

Rees & Wirsching Building, 223-227 North Los Angeles Street, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, CA

Rees & Wirsching Building, 223-227 North Los Angeles Street, Los Angel...

Significance: Late 19th century commercial building, designed by C.J. Kuback for Rees and Wireching, a partnership established in 1875, and dealing in agricultural implements and wagons. A 3-story building of m... more

American Fire Insurance Company Building, 308-310 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

American Fire Insurance Company Building, 308-310 Walnut Street, Phila...

Significance: Incorporated in 1810, the American Fire Insurance Company was the first company in the state of Pennsylvania is conduct a general fire insurance business. Survey number: HABS PA-1386

105 North George Street (Commercial Building), 105 North George Street, York, York County, PA

105 North George Street (Commercial Building), 105 North George Street...

Significance: This 19th century commercial and residential building is an integral part of the historic streetscape of North George Street. Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-150 Su... more

John Longden Houses, 105-107 South Royal Street, Alexandria, Independent City, VA

John Longden Houses, 105-107 South Royal Street, Alexandria, Independe...

Significance: These two adjoining buildings were associated with a prominent Alexandrian during the heyday of the city as a port. Later alterations to the facades conceal what were likely buildings of the trad... more

22-26 East State Street (Commercial Building), Trenton, Mercer County, NJ

22-26 East State Street (Commercial Building), Trenton, Mercer County,...

Significance: Originally three separate commercial buildings, they were used as one unit as early as 1905 by S. D. Dunham & Co., a leading Trenton Department Store. The individual buildings housed a variety of ... more

624 Clay Avenue (Commercial), 624 Clay Avenue, Jeannette, Westmoreland County, PA

624 Clay Avenue (Commercial), 624 Clay Avenue, Jeannette, Westmoreland...

Significance: A high concentration of window, tableware, bottle and specialty glass plants distinguished Jeanette as "The Glass City" early in its history. Significant housing stock consists of company-built ro... more

Hallidie Building, 130 Sutter Street, San Francisco, San Francisco County, CA

Hallidie Building, 130 Sutter Street, San Francisco, San Francisco Cou...

Survey number: HABS CA-2221 National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 71000185

King Street, 200 Block, 232 King Street (Commercial Building), Wilmington, New Castle County, DE

King Street, 200 Block, 232 King Street (Commercial Building), Wilming...

Significance: Stroehle's saloon represents the rapid change over in particular uses for urban rowhouses in the older sections of Wilmington following the Civil War. Survey number: HABS DE-129-C Building/struc... more

Pettinos Brothers Graphite Manufacturing Mill, On Sand Island, south side of Lehigh Canal, west of Hill-to-Hill Bridge, Bethlehem, Northampton County, PA

Pettinos Brothers Graphite Manufacturing Mill, On Sand Island, south s...

Significance: Three story graphite mill built c.1900 is still in operation today grinding graphite for pigments. Survey number: HAER PA-147 Building/structure dates: ca. 1900 Initial Construction

Customs House, State Street at India Street, Boston, Suffolk County, MA

Customs House, State Street at India Street, Boston, Suffolk County, M...

Significance: Built to accommodate commercial activity of Boston, the second largest commercial city in the U.S. at the time. Construction entirely fire-proof. Survey number: HABS MA-789 Building/structure d... more

Wolfe Music Building, 2112 Eucllid Avenue, Cleveland, Cuyahoga County, OH

Wolfe Music Building, 2112 Eucllid Avenue, Cleveland, Cuyahoga County,...

2013 Leicester B. Holland Prize, Entry Significance: Built in 1927 and opened in 1928, the Wolfe Music Building was owned by land developer Anthony Carlin. The building constructed at 2112 Euclid Avenue embodie... more

314-316 Seventh Street Northwest (Commercial Building), Washington, District of Columbia, DC

314-316 Seventh Street Northwest (Commercial Building), Washington, Di...

Significance: (From Architectural Significance) Morton's was designed for the separate owners of two adjacent lots by the Washington firm of Donn and Deming. it was built by the Boyle-Roberts on Construction C... more

Yockey-Doyle Building, North side of East Main Street, Saint Elmo (historical), Chaffee County, CO

Yockey-Doyle Building, North side of East Main Street, Saint Elmo (his...

Significance: Represents the limited rebuilding that took place on the north side of E. Main Street after the major fire of 1890. Shows the retention of the false front and gable-roofed building for commercial... more

Charles Russell Building, Union & Water Streets, New Bedford, Bristol County, MA

Charles Russell Building, Union & Water Streets, New Bedford, Bristol ...

Significance: A representative commercial building of the 1820's in the old business district of New Bedford. Survey number: HABS MA-687 Building/structure dates: 1828 Initial Construction

John Harrison Building, 23 Centre Street, New Bedford, Bristol County, MA

John Harrison Building, 23 Centre Street, New Bedford, Bristol County,...

Significance: A representative commercial building of the early nineteenth century. Survey number: HABS MA-686 Building/structure dates: ca. 1820 Initial Construction

Shreve Building, 100-104 West Lake Street, Chicago, Cook County, IL

Shreve Building, 100-104 West Lake Street, Chicago, Cook County, IL

Significance: The building is a typical example of commercial architecture in Chicago following the great fire of 1871. Survey number: HABS IL-1031 Building/structure dates: ca. 1873 Initial Construction Bui... more

Kiskadden & Company Building, Wallace Street, Virginia City, Madison County, MT

Kiskadden & Company Building, Wallace Street, Virginia City, Madison C...

Survey number: HABS MT-96 National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 66000435

222 Main Street (Commercial Building), Warsaw, Hancock County, IL

222 Main Street (Commercial Building), Warsaw, Hancock County, IL

Survey number: HABS IL-249-D Building/structure dates: ca. 18q2 Initial Construction

407-431 West Lexington Street, 407 West Lexington Street (Commercial Building), Baltimore, Independent City, MD

407-431 West Lexington Street, 407 West Lexington Street (Commercial B...

Significance: Minor part of row (buildings to the east demolished). Block frontage has historic association with Lexington Market. Originally a one-story structure of two-story height, with marquee. In 1911 ... more

Third Street Historic District, Bing & Slimmer General Store, 212-214 Third Street, Wausau, Marathon County, WI

Third Street Historic District, Bing & Slimmer General Store, 212-214 ...

Significance: Part of the Third St. Historic District. The first occupant of this building was a general store run by Jacob Slimmer and Sigmund Bing who stayed until 1891. Later the store became a furniture s... more

J. Zeisz Building, Placerville, El Dorado County, CA
Main Street Area Survey, Sheridan Livery Stable, 29-33 North Main Street, Lexington, Lexington, VA

Main Street Area Survey, Sheridan Livery Stable, 29-33 North Main Stre...

Significance: Integral part of Lexington's historic Main Street. Until 1919, was the livery stable of prominent businessman John Sheridan. From 1919 to 1970 served as the Rockbridge Laundry. Survey number: H... more

Anaconda Historic District, Anaconda Leader Building, 121 Main Street, Anaconda, Deer Lodge County, MT

Anaconda Historic District, Anaconda Leader Building, 121 Main Street,...

Significance: This two-story brick building has two exquisite oriel windows, made of sheet metal (possibly copper), on the second story street facade. When built, a saloon occupied the first level and furnishe... more

27 East Hanover Street (Commercial Building), Trenton, Mercer County, NJ

27 East Hanover Street (Commercial Building), Trenton, Mercer County, ...

Significance: Built as part of the Trenton Odd Fellows Hall on the corner of Broad and Hanover streets (see HABS NJ-970). It was commercial building, although no specific tenants are known. It retains the scale... more

J Street (Commercial Buildings), Sacramento, Sacramento County, CA

J Street (Commercial Buildings), Sacramento, Sacramento County, CA

Significance: Sacramento was main commercial center during gold mining era in Mother Lode area. Building signs show occupation by the following businesses: Page, Bacon & Co., Gum & Humler, G. Frank Smith, E. ... more

West Lexington Street, Number 326 (Commercial Building), 326 West Lexington Street, Baltimore, Independent City, MD

West Lexington Street, Number 326 (Commercial Building), 326 West Lexi...

Significance: Austere example of Early 20th Century Commercial/Office/Loft construction typical of much of the period in this area. Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-79 Survey numb... more

15 Elm Street (Building), Boston, Suffolk County, MA

15 Elm Street (Building), Boston, Suffolk County, MA

Significance: The structure that remained until 1961 may have been part of an earlier structure dating from the 17th century. Survey number: HABS MA-788 Building/structure dates: 1961 Demolished

20 East State Street (Commercial Building), 20 East State Street, Trenton, Mercer County, NJ

20 East State Street (Commercial Building), 20 East State Street, Tren...

Significance: A 19th century building on this site was purchased by the nearby Dunham & Co. Department Store in 1957 and demolished. The present commercial structure was leased as a drug store in the 1970s-80s.... more

West Lexington Street, Number 312 (Commercial Building), 312 West Lexington Street, Baltimore, Independent City, MD

West Lexington Street, Number 312 (Commercial Building), 312 West Lexi...

Significance: Early 20th Century Commercial Structure. // c. 1910. Brick. 25' x 90' rectangular plan, three story, one bay. Large projecting window of minor interest at second and third floors, with projecti... more

Allen Street (Commercial Building), Tombstone, Cochise County, AZ

Allen Street (Commercial Building), Tombstone, Cochise County, AZ

Survey number: HABS AZ-78 National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 66000171

Friend & Marks Company Clothiers, 215 North Water Street, Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, WI

Friend & Marks Company Clothiers, 215 North Water Street, Milwaukee, M...

Survey number: HABS WI-365 Building/structure dates: 1906 Initial Construction

Alameda County Loan Association Building Annex, 563-565 Sixteenth Street, Oakland, Alameda County, CA

Alameda County Loan Association Building Annex, 563-565 Sixteenth Stre...

Significance: This building is a contributing structure to the Oakland Downtown district. The Oakland Cultural Heritage Survey describes the district as, "...an architecturally, historically, and functionally ... more

Commercial & Industrial Buildings, 465 White Street, Dubuque, Dubuque County, IA

Commercial & Industrial Buildings, 465 White Street, Dubuque, Dubuque ...

Significance: Although altered substantially, this modest building is a contributing element to this historic commercial/industrial district. Survey number: HABS IA-160-Y Building/structure dates: 1920

203 North Conception Street (Commercial Building), Mobile, Mobile County, AL

203 North Conception Street (Commercial Building), Mobile, Mobile Coun...

Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-2 Survey number: HABS AL-8-C

616 Ninth Street Northwest (Commercial Building), Washington, District of Columbia, DC

616 Ninth Street Northwest (Commercial Building), Washington, District...

Survey number: HABS DC-234 Building/structure dates: ca. 1890 Initial Construction

Melvin Mazer & Son Jewelers, 29 Light Street, Baltimore, Independent City, MD

Melvin Mazer & Son Jewelers, 29 Light Street, Baltimore, Independent C...

Significance: From 1947 to 2006, Melvin Mazer and his son Stanley operated their jewelry store from this building in downtown Baltimore. Inscribed in the panel over the corner entrance are the words: "Melvin Ma... more

Ross Dean Funeral Home, Main Street between Bond & Hudson Streets, Plains, Sumter County, GA

Ross Dean Funeral Home, Main Street between Bond & Hudson Streets, Pla...

Significance: The buildings in this business block were erected between 1896-1916 as brick was used to gradually replace original wood-frame structures. Situated southwest of the Plains Depot, this block was th... more

16 East State Street (Commercial Building), 16 East State Street, Trenton, Mercer County, NJ

16 East State Street (Commercial Building), 16 East State Street, Tren...

Significance: This commercial building was erected about 1926, and for nearly half a century, its primary retail tenant was a franchisee of the Florsheim Shoe Corp. It occupies the site of a mid-19th century co... more

Lakeside Press, 731 South Plymouth Court, Chicago, Cook County, IL

Lakeside Press, 731 South Plymouth Court, Chicago, Cook County, IL

Significance: The Lakeside Press, designed by Howard Von Doren Shaw, is one of few large buildings designed by any of the group of architects identified as the Prairie School. Survey number: HABS IL-1020 Buil... more

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