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Hendersonville in Henderson County, North Carolina — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

J. C. Penny Building

ca. 1939

 

—Hendersonville, N.C, —

 
J. C. Penny Building Marker image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, May 23, 2010
1. J. C. Penny Building Marker
Inscription. J.C.Penny's built and occupied this building for over 45 years. From 1893 until 1925 Hendersonville's Town Hall and Opera house stood on this location. Romanesque in architure, the building housed all city services and a 400 seat auditorium.
 
Erected by Hendersonville Historic Preservation Commission.
 
Location. 35° 19.033′ N, 82° 27.608′ W. Marker is in Hendersonville, North Carolina, in Henderson County. Marker is on North Main Street, on the right when traveling north. Click for map. Located between 4th and 5th Streets East. Marker is at or near this postal address: 424 North Main Street, Hendersonville NC 28792, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. 412-414 N. Main (here, next to this marker); Queen Theater (here, next to this marker); Ewbank & Ewbank Building (a few steps from this marker); Commercial Bank Building (within shouting distance of this marker); Citizens National Bank (within shouting distance of this marker); First Bank and Trust Co. (within shouting distance of this marker); Kirk Building (within shouting distance of this marker); 344 N. Main (within shouting distance of this marker). Click for a list of all markers in Hendersonville.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
J. C. Penny Building and Marker, as seen today image. Click for full size.
By Mike Stroud, May 23, 2010
2. J. C. Penny Building and Marker, as seen today
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page has been viewed 470 times since then and 8 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Mike Stroud of Bluffton, South Carolina. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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