Republic Building

429 W. Muhammad Ali Blvd., Louisville, Kentucky

Photos 

EXTERIOR, WEST FACADE (FIFTH ST.), LOOKING EAST

Photo taken for the Historic American Buildings Survey

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Street View 

Description 

The Republic Building is one of the early office buildings designed by the Louisville architectural firm of Joseph and Joseph. The building is eclectic in design showing the strong influence of the Classical Revival, especially elements of the Italian Renaissance. The Republic Building is an important early tall building in downtown Louisville. The firm was an important factor in shaping the character of downtown Louisville and its affluent suburbs from 1910 to World War II. -- Historic American Buildings Survey

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on August 12, 1982
Reference number
82002718
Area of significance
Architecture
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
C - Design/Construction
Property type
Building
Period of significance
1900-1924
Significant years
1912; 1916

Update Log 

  • May 30, 2017: New Street View added by Michael Miller
  • May 12, 2012: Imported photos from HABS/HAER

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