Kress Building

705 Main St., Houston, Texas

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National Register information 

Note: The following information comes from the NRHP database and has not been verified.
Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on October 4, 2002
Reference number
02001102
Architectural style
Victorian: Renaissance
Area of significance
Commerce
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
A - Event
Property type
Building
Historic function
Department store
Current functions
Multiple dwelling; Specialty store
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1925-1949; 1950-1974
Significant years
1913; 1952

Tags 

20th Century (29,077)
Brick (42,457)
Buchanan and Gilder (1)
Built 1913 (874)
Built during 1910s (8,328)
Commercial building (5,427)
Harris County, Texas (292)
Houston, Texas (259)
Private owner (54,396)
Renaissance (1,331)
Seymour Burrell (1)
Stone (26,162)
Terra cotta (3,922)
Texas (3,580)
Victorian (19,690)

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