Downtown Lowell Historic District

Roughly along Main St. bet. Hudson and Washington, Lowell, Michigan

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Theater

315 W. Main St., built in 1928.

Photo taken by Jim Allen in February 2020

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National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on December 9, 1999
Reference number
99001539
Architectural styles
Victorian; Modern Movement: Art Deco
Areas of significance
Architecture; Commerce; Industry
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
District
Historic functions
Single dwelling; Hotel; Business; Specialty store; Restaurant; City hall; Theater
Current functions
Business; Specialty store; Restaurant; Meeting hall; City hall; Museum; Park
Periods of significance
1850-1874; 1875-1899; 1900-1924; 1925-1949
Significant years
1904; 1905
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 41
Contributing structures: 2
Contributing sites: 1
Non-contributing buildings: 12

Tags 

20th Century (29,076)
Art Deco (1,234)
Brick (42,462)
Built 1904 (851)
Built during 1900s (9,427)
Cast iron (375)
District (10,443)
Granite (5,090)
Kent County, Michigan (49)
Lowell, Michigan (3)
Michigan (1,927)
Modern Movement (2,567)
Stone (26,160)
Victorian (19,697)

Update Log 

  • February 4, 2020: New photos from Jim Allen

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