Downtown Florence Historic District (NRIS 100001309)

Address: Roughly bounded by Main St., Santa Fe & Petroleum Aves. between W. 2nd & Railroad Sts., Florence, Colorado. County/parish: Fremont.

Added to the National Register of Historic Places July 14, 2017.

Also known as:

  • 5FN. 523

From Wikipedia:

Downtown Florence Historic District (Florence, Colorado)
The Downtown Florence Historic District in Florence, Colorado was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2017. A walking tour through the historic district includes the Florence Post Office where a WPA-era mural “Antelope Watering Hole” can be seen, and the McCandless Cabin, the oldest continually occupied house in Florence.The district is roughly bounded by Main St., Santa Fe & Petroleum Aves. between W. 2nd & Railroad Sts.A draft NRHP nomination document was here. (read more...)

Architects:

  • Balcomb, Robert G. and Rice, Eugene R.
  • French, Park M. and Frewen, Frank W.
  • Frewen, Frank W., Jr.
  • Julien, James P.
  • Mountjoy Frederick E.
  • Roe, George W.

National Park Service documentation: https://npgallery.nps.gov/AssetDetail/NRIS/100001309

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