Lucius G. Felt Store - 1844 - Galena, Illinois
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N 42° 24.952 W 090° 25.733
15T E 711548 N 4699153
Quick Description: Lucius G. Felt Store is a three story red brick Two-Part Commercial Block/Italianate building located at 114 South Main Street in Galena, Illinois.
Location: Illinois, United States
Date Posted: 6/2/2019 7:48:46 AM
Waymark Code: WM10NFX
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Outspoken1
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Long Description:
(seal of the City of Galena)
Lucius G. Felt
Dry Goods and Grocery Store
Built 1844

Erected by Galena Bicentennial Commission, 1976

- Marker Text

Current name: At Home In Galena

Style: Two-part commercial block, 19th/20th Century Functional

Historical Summary: Had fire walls. Stopped the 1854 and 1856 fires Significant Owner(s): 1st owner - Lucas Felt

Architectural Description: This is a 3-story commercial building in the 19th/20th Century Functional style built in 1844. The foundation is not visible. Exterior walls are brick; limestone; marble tiles. The building has a flat roof. Windows are original or historic wood 1/1 sliding; Chicago/Picture; storefront; transoms; limestone lintels or sills. Doors are original or historic wood; glass recessed entry with transom; sidelights.

- Historic Architecture Survey Database

National Register Building Details
114 S. Main Street Lucius G. Felt Store C 1844/c. 1915 19th-20th Century Commercial

- National Register Application

Year built or dedicated as indicated on the structure or plaque: 1844

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