Middletown in Frederick County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
The Arnett Building
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Industry & Commerce. A significant historical year for this entry is 1917.
Location. 39° 26.634′ N, 77° 32.724′ W. Marker is in Middletown, Maryland, in Frederick County. Marker is at the intersection of Main Street (U.S. 40 A) and Church Street (Maryland Route 17), on the right when traveling west on Main Street. Main Street is the Old National Pike and Church Street is the Myersville Road. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Middletown MD 21769, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. The Coblentz-Long Building (a few steps from this marker); 8 West Main Street (within Clovinger House (within shouting distance of this marker); Memorial Hall (within shouting distance of this marker); Middletown (within shouting distance of this marker); Main's Ice Cream Factory (within shouting distance of this marker); 13 West Main Street (within shouting distance of this marker); Valley Savings Bank (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Middletown.
Regarding The Arnett Building. The nomination form for the Middletown Historic District describes this building this way:
"Just east of the Model Garage is the 1915 Fink store and Residence (now the Arnett Building), a combined store and residence with a clear-cut separation between the commercial and residential sections, similar to small neighborhood stores being erected during the first quarter of the 20th century in urban areas."
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on January 23, 2014, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. This page has been viewed 579 times since then and 61 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6. submitted on January 23, 2014, by Allen C. Browne of Silver Spring, Maryland. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.