St. James Building

Also known as: Cohen Bros. Department Store
117 W. Duval St., Jacksonville, Florida

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Description 

On the order of Louis Sullivan's Carson, Pirie, Scott store in Chicago in scale, functional planning, and decoration, The St. James Building featured a 75' octagonal glass dome and was considered to be a showplace by its designer, H.J. Klutho, Jacksonville's most prominent early twentieth century architect. -- Historic American Buildings Survey

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on May 3, 1976
Reference number
76000594
Architectural styles
American Movement; Other architectural type; Sullivanesque
Area of significance
Architecture
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
C - Design/Construction
Property type
Building
Historic function
Department store
Current function
Department store
Period of significance
1900-1924
Significant year
1912

Update Log 

  • December 18, 2017: New Street View added by Michael Miller

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