FIRST - Hydraulic Elevator in Galena - Galena, Illinois
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N 42° 24.935 W 090° 25.775
15T E 711491 N 4699120
Quick Description: The Schmohl Building is a three story red brick Two-Part Commercial Block/Italianate building located at 201 S. Main Street in Galena, Illinois. Marker is on the right corner of the building near the stairs.
Location: Illinois, United States
Date Posted: 6/15/2019 11:42:47 AM
Waymark Code: WM10R70
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member model12
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Long Description:
(seal of the City of Galena)
Built by
Lena Schmohl
1887
First Hydraulic Elevator
Steam Heat
Occupies by St. Louis Store
R. Fiddick, Owner

Erected by Galena Bicentennial Commission, 1976

- Marker Text



Current name: Vinny Vanucchi's Little Italy

Style: Two-part commercial block, Italianate.

Architectural Description: This is a 3-story commercial building in the Italianate style built in 1887. The foundation is limestone. Exterior walls are brick. The building has a flat roof. Windows are original or historic wood 2/2 fixed; double or single hung; storefront; round arch; transom. Doors are original or historic wood; glass glazed; paneled; recessed entry with fanlight.

- ruskinarc.com Historic Architecture Survey Database



National Register Building Details
 
ADDRESS HIST. PROPERTY NAME C or N/C DATE STYLE, FORM, TYPE
201 S. Main Street Schmohl Building C 1887 Two-Part Commercial Block/Italianate

- National Register Application

FIRST - Classification Variable: Item or Event

Date of FIRST: 1/1/1887

More Information - Web URL: Not listed

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