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A. Oldland and Company Store (Hugus and Company Block)

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Hugus and Company Block
1891. 1911, expansion and remodeling, William E. and Arthur A. Fisher. 574–594 Main St. (southeast corner of 6th St.)

This beige brick two-story commercial block with foundation and trim of local sandstone was built as part of a northwestern Colorado department store chain. It remains a department store with a wooden floor, 20-foothigh pressed metal ceiling, and golden oak display cabinets. Transomed storefronts and large, paired second-floor windows flood the store with daylight.

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Author: 
Thomas J. Noel
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Thomas J. Noel, "A. Oldland and Company Store (Hugus and Company Block)", [Meeker, Colorado], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—, http://sah-archipedia.org/buildings/CO-01-RB05.

Print Source

Buildings of Colorado, Thomas J. Noel. New York: Oxford University Press, 1997, 514-514.

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