Nathan's Department Store

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Nathan's Department Store
Nathan's Department Store.jpg
The store in November 2014
Nathan's Department Store is located in Pennsylvania
Nathan's Department Store
Location 426-432 Main St, Johnstown, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 40°19′31″N 78°55′8″W / 40.32528°N 78.91889°W / 40.32528; -78.91889Coordinates: 40°19′31″N 78°55′8″W / 40.32528°N 78.91889°W / 40.32528; -78.91889
Area 0.3 acres (0.12 ha)
Built 1917
Architectural style Early Commercial
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference # 79002178[1]
Added to NRHP August 10, 1979

Nathan's Department Store is a historic department store building located at Johnstown, Cambria County, Pennsylvania. It was built in 1917, and is a four-story brick building with a finished basement. The front facade features glazed architectural terra cotta in a simplified classical motif. The building was damaged in the Flood of 1977. For many years the building housed an S. S. Kresge store.[2]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1979. It is located in the Downtown Johnstown Historic District.[1]


  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2010-07-09. 
  2. ^ "National Historic Landmarks & National Register of Historic Places in Pennsylvania" (SEARCHABLE DATABASE). CRGIS: Cultural Resources Geographic Information System.  Note: This includes John B. Gunter (n.d.). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Nathan's Department Store" (PDF). Retrieved 2011-12-06.