Oeldorf Building

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Oeldorf Building/Wetherell's Jewelers
Oeldorf Building in Parkersburg.jpg
Front of the building
Oeldorf Building is located in West Virginia
Oeldorf Building
Oeldorf Building is located in the US
Oeldorf Building
Location 809 Market St., Parkersburg, West Virginia
Coordinates 39°16′4″N 81°33′26″W / 39.26778°N 81.55722°W / 39.26778; -81.55722Coordinates: 39°16′4″N 81°33′26″W / 39.26778°N 81.55722°W / 39.26778; -81.55722
Area 0.1 acres (0.040 ha)
Built 1906
Architectural style Classical Revival
Part of Avery Street Historic District (#86000849)
MPS Downtown Parkersburg MRA
NRHP Reference # 82001781[1]
Added to NRHP December 10, 1982

The Oeldorf Building, also known as Wetherell's Jewelers, is a historic commercial building located at Parkersburg in Wood County, West Virginia, United States. It was built in 1906 and is a four-story, two bay, brick building with a stone foundation and trim in the Classical Revival style. It has an intact first floor storefront and sidewalk clock.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1982,[1] and it is a contributing property to the Avery Street Historic District, which was designated and listed on the National Register in 1986.[3]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ Eliza Smith and Christina Mann (December 1981). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Oeldorf Building/Wetherell's Jewelers" (PDF). State of West Virginia, West Virginia Division of Culture and History, Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2011-09-15. 
  3. ^ Michael J. Pauley (July 1985). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Avery Street Historic District" (PDF). State of West Virginia, West Virginia Division of Culture and History, Historic Preservation. p. 35. Retrieved 2012-11-04.