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S. Kann & Sons, Market Space, between Seventh & Eighth Streets, No, Washington, District of Columbia, DC



B&W Photos

HB275039
South Front (after Fire Damage)

HB275040
South Front, Western Half (after Fire Damage)

HB275041
South Front, Western Half, Detail Of Windows (after Fire Damage)

HB275042
South Front, Eastern Half (after Fire Damage)

HB275043
South Front, Eastern Half, Detail Of Burned Section

HB275044
South Front And East Side (after Fire Damage)

HB275045
North Side (after Fire Damage)

HB275046
Northwest Corner Entrance (after Fire Damage)

HB275047
West Side (after Fire Damage)


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Photo Caption Pages


Item Title


Location
No, Washington, DC

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS DC-365
Unprocessed field note material exists for this structure (FN-59).
Building/structure dates: 1897 initial construction
Significance: At one time, the second largest department store in Washington. Block also site of the beginnings of Saks Company as well as Woodward and Lothrop. Housed in four principle buildings of interesting mid to late 19th century design.

Subjects
Department Stores


Related Names
Fraser, John
Schneider, T. Franklin
Glenn & Bedford Brown


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. SOUTH FRONT (AFTER FIRE DAMAGE)
2. SOUTH FRONT, WESTERN HALF (AFTER FIRE DAMAGE)
3. SOUTH FRONT, WESTERN HALF, DETAIL OF WINDOWS (AFTER FIRE DAMAGE)
4. SOUTH FRONT, EASTERN HALF (AFTER FIRE DAMAGE)
5. SOUTH FRONT, EASTERN HALF, DETAIL OF BURNED SECTION
6. SOUTH FRONT AND EAST SIDE (AFTER FIRE DAMAGE)
7. NORTH SIDE (AFTER FIRE DAMAGE)
8. NORTHWEST CORNER ENTRANCE (AFTER FIRE DAMAGE)
9. WEST SIDE (AFTER FIRE DAMAGE)


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