Corning in Steuben County, New York — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
Galvin and Haines Insurance
— Corning’s Gaffer District —
Known as the William’s Block, the building was constructed in 1887 and was designed by H. G. Tuthill and Sons of Corning. The building featured an elegant and spacious hall on the third floor, which was the site of many community functions.
In keeping with the revitalization effort along Market Street, Galvin and Haines renovated their storefront in 1977.
Topics. This historical marker is listed in this topic list: Notable Buildings. A significant historical year for this entry is 1887.
Location. 42° 8.595′ N, 77° 3.199′ W. Marker is in Corning, New York, in Steuben Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 27 E Market St, Corning NY 14830, United States of America. Touch for directions.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Ecker Drug Store (within shouting distance of this marker); The Rockwell Museum (within shouting distance of this marker); Concert Hall Block (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); City of Corning (about 300 feet away); Market Street Historic District (about 300 feet away); Brown's Cigar Store (about 400 feet away); Erie Avenue (about 400 feet away); At This Location an Alliance of Prosperity was Formed (about 500 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Corning.
Credits. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016. It was originally submitted on January 1, 2015, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio. This page has been viewed 278 times since then and 13 times this year. Photos: 1, 2, 3. submitted on January 1, 2015, by J. J. Prats of Powell, Ohio.
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