J. C. Penney Historic District

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J. C. Penney Historic District
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JCPenney Mother Store
J. C. Penney Historic District is located in Wyoming
J. C. Penney Historic District
Location J. C. Penney Ave. and S. Main St., Kemmerer, Wyoming
Coordinates 41°47′41″N 110°32′9″W / 41.79472°N 110.53583°W / 41.79472; -110.53583Coordinates: 41°47′41″N 110°32′9″W / 41.79472°N 110.53583°W / 41.79472; -110.53583
Built 1902
Architect Unknown
Architectural style No Style Listed
Governing body Local
NRHP Reference # 78002830
Significant dates
Added to NRHP June 2, 1978[1]
Designated NHLD June 2, 1978[2]

J. C. Penney Historic District is a historic district in Kemmerer, Wyoming encompassing several properties associated with James Cash Penney. The district includes the Golden Rule Store, the first in what became the J. C. Penney department store chain.

It was declared a National Historic Landmark District in 1978.[2][3]

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  1. ^ "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2007-01-23. 
  2. ^ a b "J. C. Penney Historic District". National Historic Landmark summary listing. National Park Service. Retrieved 2008-02-29. 
  3. ^ Ralph J. Christian (June, 1977). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory-Nomination: J. C. Penney Historic District PDF (32 KB)". National Park Service.  Check date values in: |date= (help) and Accompanying 6 photos, exteriors, from 1977 PDF (32 KB)

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