Broad Street Market

Verbeke St. between 3rd and 6th Sts., Harrisburg, Pennsylvania

Photos 

Broad Street Market, Frame Wing

1. VIEW FROM THE SOUTHEAST

Photo from the Historic American Buildings Survey

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Map 

Description 

The Broad Street Market has been in continuous operation since 1863, and is thus one of the oldest markets in the state. Although the other buildings of the complex have been restored, this frame addition is no longer extant. -- Historic American Buildings Survey (HABS PA-1156)

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on December 27, 1974
Reference number
74001780
Architectural styles
Late 19th and 20th Century Revival: Classical Revival; Victorian: Italianate
Areas of significance
Commerce; Architecture
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Building
Historic function
Specialty store
Current function
Specialty store
Periods of significance
1875-1899; 1850-1874
Significant years
1858; 1875; 1886
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 2

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