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Vaughn Chevrolet Building, 101-109 East Main Street, Monongahela, Washington County, PA



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Item Title


Location
101-109 East Main Street, Monongahela, PA

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS PA-5608
Significance: An example of Italianate vernacular brick building built in 1883 as a grocery store on the first floor and apartments above on the second floor. A typical example of late 19th century structures found in the downtown business districts of smaller American cities.

Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. View North. South front elevation of original 1883 building on left and c. 1900 side ell addition to the right.
2. View East. West side of elevation of original 1883 building and west side elevation of c. 1890 first rear addition; and the front elevation of the original 1883 building.
3. View North. South front elevation and partial east side elevation of the original 1883 building; and the south front elevation and partial east side elevation of the c. 1900 side ell addition.
4. View South. North rear elevation of final rear addition looking from the railroad tracks and Railroad Street.
5. View West. West side and rear elevations of c. 1890 first rear addition; partial north rear elevation of c. 1900 side ell addition; and north rear and west side elevation of final rear addition of c. 1940.
6. Second Floor of original 1883 building. View of hall and stair railing looking south toward the front of the building.
7. Second Floor of original 1883 building. View of fire place mantel and trim in living room of front apartment.
8. First Floor of c. 1900 side ell addition. View looking from front entrance to rear of former automotive show room.
9. First Floor of c. 1900 side ell addition. View looking from the service area toward rear and into the final c. 1940 rear addition.
10. First Floor of c. 1900 side ell addition. View looking through the opened front garage door to the ramp leading to the second floor.
11. Second Floor of c. 1900 side ell addition. View looking from the rear of the automobile storage area toward the south front and east side corner and showing the ramp leading to the first floor.
12. First Floor of c. 1900 side ell addition. View looking from the center of the automobile show room area toward the east side elevation.
13. Second Floor of c. 1900 side ell addition. View looking from the center of the automobile storage area toward the north east rear corner.
14. First Floor of c. 1940 final rear addition. View in the body shop area looking toward the northwest corner of the building.


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