|Location||2 Cortland St.,
Marathon, New York
|Area||less than one acre|
|Architectural style||Queen Anne|
|NRHP reference #||00001408|
|Added to NRHP||November 22, 2000|
The Tarbell Building is a historic commercial building located in the Village of Marathon in Cortland County, New York. It is a three-story brick structure constructed in 1885 in the Queen Anne style. It has retail storefronts on the first floor and apartments and storage on the second and third. A rock-faced foundation pierced with basement windows is exposed on the south side. The Tarbell Building was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2000.
It was built by Gage E. Tarbell (1856-1936), who rose from poor boy to become, over time, a jeweler, lawyer, mining promoter and insurance broker. He served as vice president of the Equitable Assurance Company. Tarbell again commissioned fine architecture at Garden City, a model suburb he later helped develop on Long Island.
- National Park Service (2009-03-13). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.
- Mark Peckham (July 2000). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: Tarbell Building". New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2009-11-10. See also: "Accompanying two photos".
- "Gage E. Tarbell," StevenWarRan Research
- "Gage E. Tarbell's New Garden City Home," The New York Times, January 23, 1910
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