Saint Elmo (historical)>
Rogers-Smith Building, South side, West Main Street, Saint Elmo (historical), Chaffee County, CO
Roger-smith Building, Viewing East
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West Main Street, Saint Elmo (historical), CO
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Documentation compiled after 1933.
Survey number HABS CO-153
Building/structure dates: 1881 initial construction
Building/structure dates: 1900 subsequent work
Significance: This is a well-preserved example of the one-story, false fronted commercial building erected in Rocky Mountain mining camps during the 1880's and 1890's. The facade, apparently dates to a later boom, c. 1900-10 and represents late false front design for mining camps of the region.
Clark, Norman D.
Rogers, W. A.
Thallheimer, Arnold, Photographer
Glass, James A., Historian
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)
1. ROGER-SMITH BUILDING, VIEWING EAST
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