Canton Main Street Historic District

Bounded roughly by Park St., Main St., Bridge St., and Adams St., Canton, North Carolina


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Historic Colonial Theater in Canton North Carolina

Photo taken by AbeEzekowitz

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National Register information 

Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on September 7, 2005
Reference number
Architectural styles
American Movement: Early Commercial; Late 19th and 20th Century Revival
Areas of significance
Architecture; Commerce
Level of significance
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Historic functions
Specialty store; Post office; Theater; Hotel; Department store; Professional; Financial institution
Current functions
Specialty store; Theater; Religious structure; Financial institution; Restaurant; Professional
Periods of significance
1875-1899; 1900-1924; 1925-1949; 1950-1974
Significant year
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 34
Contributing structures: 1
Non-contributing buildings: 9
Non-contributing structures: 1

Update Log 

  • March 24, 2015: New Street View added by Michael Miller

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