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D. S. Etheridge Automobile Showroom & Tire Store, 329 Market Street, Chattanooga, Hamilton County, TN



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B&W Photos

HB1082676
East (front) Side

HB1082677
East Front From Northeast

HB1082678
North Side

HB1082679
East Front Of North (service) Wing Of Building

HB1082680
Detail Showing Arches And Shield, North Side

HB1082681
Detail Showing Entrance Door, East Front

HB1082682
Detail Showing Lantern Light Fixtures And Shield Flanking Entrance


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Item Title


Location
329 Market Street, Chattanooga, TN

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS TN-206
Significance: The D.S. Etheridge Automobile Showroom and Tire Store was built 1924-25. It is a well preserved and excellent example of the best new architectural expression brought about by the popularity of the automobile. The building combines classic beauty with commercial functionalism and is notable for its terra cotta work, arched openings with plate glass windows, and spacious interior volume.

Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
1. EAST (FRONT) SIDE
2. EAST FRONT FROM NORTHEAST
3. NORTH SIDE
4. EAST FRONT OF NORTH (SERVICE) WING OF BUILDING
5. DETAIL SHOWING ARCHES AND SHIELD, NORTH SIDE
6. DETAIL SHOWING ENTRANCE DOOR, EAST FRONT
7. DETAIL SHOWING LANTERN LIGHT FIXTURES AND SHIELD FLANKING ENTRANCE


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