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Prince Street Club (Elks' Lodge)

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Elks' Lodge
1909, William R. Hamilton, of Wagner and Hamilton. 1985, addition and renovation, Brown, Donald, Lemay and Page. 314–318 Prince St.

The great elk's head sculpture on the upper facade displays the building's former function as a men's club. The imposing bulk of the structure helps to maintain the wall of buildings on this side of the block.

Writing Credits

Richard Guy Wilson et al.


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Richard Guy Wilson et al., "Prince Street Club (Elks' Lodge)", [Alexandria, Virginia], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—,

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