Melcher's Building, 51-55 Merchant Street, Honolulu, Honolulu County, HI
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51-55 Merchant Street, Honolulu, HI
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Documentation compiled after 1933.
Survey number HABS HI-34
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 blocks mark it as a prominent structure for the young city of the mid-nineteenth century.
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)
1. GENERAL VIEW
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