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643 Indiana Avenue, Northwest (Commercial Building), Washington, District of Columbia, DC
Northwest (Commercial Building), Washington, DC
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Documentation compiled after 1933.
Survey number HABS DC-588
Building/structure dates: 183 initial construction
Significance: The building has traditionally accommodated insurance and real estate agencies and law firms. Stylistically, it adapts the Romanesque style to urban commercial architecture. The richness of materials and plasticity of its facade elements harmonize with and enrich the Fireman's Insurance Building adjacent to he west to rate unified visual landmark.
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)
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