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Cincinnati in Hamilton County, Ohio — The American Midwest (Great Lakes)
 

Greek Revival Architecture Example

 
 
Greek Revival Architecture Example Marker image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, April 25, 2016
1. Greek Revival Architecture Example Marker
Inscription. Built in the 1820's as a residence, this example of Greek Revival Architecture is a contributing element to the West Fourth Street National Register Historic District. The building also housed several businesses, including a homeopathic pharmacy, an interior decorating firm, and the legendary Pigall's French Restaurant.

 
Location. 39° 5.967′ N, 84° 30.904′ W. Marker is in Cincinnati, Ohio, in Hamilton County. Marker is on West 4th Street east of Elm Street, on the left when traveling west. Click for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 127 West 4th Street, Cincinnati OH 45202, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Burnet House (about 800 feet away, measured in a direct line); The First High Rise Concrete Frame Building in the United States (about 800 feet away); Cincinnati Fire Fighters (approx. 0.2 miles away); First National Correctional Congress / Declaration of Principles of 1870 (approx. ľ mile away); Kennedy Speech (approx. ľ mile away); Salmon Portland Chase (approx. 0.3 miles away); Piatt Park (approx. 0.4 miles away); Rabbi Isaac Mayer Wise and the Plum Street Temple (approx. 0.4 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Cincinnati.
 
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Greek Revival Architecture Example Marker - Wide View image. Click for full size.
By Andrew Ruppenstein, April 25, 2016
2. Greek Revival Architecture Example Marker - Wide View
The marker is visible here just to the left of the entrance.

1. Jean-Robert at Pigallís closing (Cincinnati Business Journal, 1/23/2009). Downtown restaurant Jean-Robert at Pigallís – on the same day it received its fifth four-star rating from Mobil Travel Guide – announced it will close Feb. 28.... (Submitted on September 24, 2016.) 

2. National Register Historic Districts (City of Cincinnati). ...The West Fourth Street Historic District survives as the finest intact remnant of Cincinnatiís turn-of-the-century downtown streetscape. It reflects the height of expansion of residential, wholesale, retail and industrial activities within the Central Business District between 1870 and 1927. The architecture is primarily Italianate, Second Renaissance Revival and Commercial.... (Submitted on September 24, 2016.) 
 
Categories. Industry & Commerce
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page has been viewed 61 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on , by Andrew Ruppenstein of Sacramento, California. This page was last revised on September 24, 2016.
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