Daytona Beach in Volusia County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
Placed On The
Of Historic Places
By The United States
Department of the Interior
Location. 29° 12.718′ N, 81° 1.165′ W. Marker is in Daytona Beach, Florida, in Volusia County. Marker is at the intersection of South Beach Street and East International Speedway Boulevard (U.S. 92), on the right when traveling south on South Beach Street. The building is in downtown Daytona Beach, within the South Beach Street Historic District (a National Historic District). Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 100 South Beach Street, Daytona Beach FL 32114, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. S. H. Kress and Co. Building (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); World War I Memorial (about 500 feet away); Valor (about 500 feet away); Revolutionary Soldiers Memorial (about 600 feet away); Persian Gulf War Memorial (about 600 feet away); Ivey's Building United States Post Office (approx. 0.2 miles away); Jackie Robinson Memorial (approx. 0.2 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Daytona Beach.
More about this marker. The marker is mounted on the front of the building, just left of the entrance.
Regarding Jessup's Building. The building itself is not listed with the National Register of Historic Places in its own right. It received the NRHP marker as a Contributing Structure within the South Beach Street Historic District (NRHP #88001597).
Charles Jessup opened Jessup's of Daytona in 1931 as a hardware store. As the business passed to his daughters, the store began selling jewelry and discontinued its hardware sales. Four generations later, the family-owned business still specializes in fine jewelry and jewelry repair.
Also see . . . The Jessup's Story. at the store's website (Submitted on July 5, 2011, by Glenn Sheffield of Tampa, Florida.)
Additional keywords. South Beach Street Historic District
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Credits. This page was last revised on July 22, 2018. This page originally submitted on July 5, 2011, by Glenn Sheffield of Tampa, Florida. This page has been viewed 513 times since then and 23 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on July 5, 2011, by Glenn Sheffield of Tampa, Florida. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.