Scimitar Building

Also known as: Memphis Light,Gas & Water Building
179 Madison Ave., Memphis, Tennessee

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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 June 30, 1983
Reference number
83003065
Architectural styles
Late 19th and 20th Century Revival: Beaux Arts; Victorian: Romanesque
Areas of significance
Architecture; Communications
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Building
Historic functions
Communications facility; Business
Current functions
Business; Specialty store
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1925-1949
Significant year
1902

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