S. H. Kress and Co. Building (Sarasota, Florida)

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S. H. Kress and Co. Building
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S. H. Kress and Co. Building (Sarasota, Florida) is located in Florida
S. H. Kress and Co. Building (Sarasota, Florida)
Location Sarasota, Florida
Coordinates 27°20′9″N 82°32′31″W / 27.33583°N 82.54194°W / 27.33583; -82.54194Coordinates: 27°20′9″N 82°32′31″W / 27.33583°N 82.54194°W / 27.33583; -82.54194
Built 1932
Architectural style Art Deco
Governing body Private
MPS Sarasota MRA
NRHP Reference # 84003839 [1]
Added to NRHP March 22, 1984

The S. H. Kress and Co. Building at 1442 Main Street in Sarasota, Florida, United States is a historic building. It was part of the S. H. Kress & Co. "five and dime" department store chain. On March 22, 1984, it was added to the U.S. National Register of Historic Places.

National Register listing[edit]

  • Kress, S.H., Building
  • (added 1984 - Building - #84003839)
  • 1442 Main St., Sarasota
  • Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
  • Architect, builder, or engineer: Miller,G.A.
  • Architectural Style: Art Deco
  • Area of Significance: Architecture
  • Period of Significance: 1925-1949
  • Owner: Private
  • Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
  • Historic Sub-function: Specialty Store
  • Current Function: Commerce/Trade

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References[edit]

  1. ^ "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2007-01-23. 

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