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Dan Kain Trophies, Inc. (Sheff Store Building)

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Sheff Store Building
1945–1946, Donald Hudson Drayer. 3100 Washington Blvd. (southwest corner of Washington Blvd. and N. Highland St.)

Originally an appliance store, the building is a surviving remnant of post–World War II streamlined design, with a long, horizontal form and a cylinder serving as a corner marker and entrance. The original interior is completely gone.

Writing Credits

Richard Guy Wilson et al.


What's Nearby


Richard Guy Wilson et al., "Dan Kain Trophies, Inc. (Sheff Store Building)", [Arlington, Virginia], SAH Archipedia, eds. Gabrielle Esperdy and Karen Kingsley, Charlottesville: UVaP, 2012—,

Print Source

Buildings of Virginia: Tidewater and Piedmont, Richard Guy Wilson and contributors. New York: Oxford University Press, 2002, 51-51.

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