James Monroe Dry Goods Store, 140 Main Street, Annapolis, Anne Arundel County, MD
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140 Main Street, Annapolis, MD
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Documentation compiled after 1933.
Survey number HABS MD-261
Unprocessed field note material exists for this structure (FN-101).
Significance: This commercial building was erected near the middle of the nineteenth century for James Monroe, dry goods merchant, incorporating one brick wall and other fragments from an eighteenth century house on the site. Consisting of a store with dwelling above, it represents a type of building common to urban area.
Dry Goods Stores
Boucher, Jack E., Photographer
McKee, Harley J., Historian
Sparks, D. Kay, Delineator
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)
1. SOUTH ELEVATION
2. SOUTH ELEVATION, DETAIL OF ENTRANCE DOORWAY TO UPPER FLOORS
3. NORTH ELEVATION
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