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Anderson Brothers Bookstore

Mesker, J. L; Vandergrift Construction
Format
Photographs; Online
Creator
Mesker, J. L
Vandergrift Construction
Date Created
1848
Composition Era
19th Century
1840's
Type
building
Place
1417-1425 University Avenue, The Corner, Charlottesville
Charlottesville (Va.)
Culture
American
Note
Jones Book Store%Mutual Assurance Society Insurance Policysies Book Store--One of 2 existing metal clad Charlottesville Buildings--Oldest Charlottesville business in same location (since 1852)
2 Story Brick: Flemish Bond, Mousetooth Cornice, 4 Bay, Hipped Roof, Metal Street Awning, 2/2, Blinds; then 3 Story Metal Clad Facade: 7 Bay, 1/1
Metal Front by J L Mesker (Midwestern Mesker Brothers), St Louis 1891--Vandergrift Construction Co 1891
Survey Data
Charlottesville's Historic Landmarks Study Surveys
Event
2 Story Brick--3 Story Metal Facade
Contents
Digital Images : 2; After 1891 metal facade installed -- 1876 appearance.
Credit
K. Edward Lay, Also published in The Architecture of Jefferson country: Charlottesville and Albemarle County, Virginia. 2000.
Collection
Art and Architecture
Architecture of Jefferson Country
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