Fort Payne in DeKalb County, Alabama — The American South (East South Central)
Main Street Historic District
The district is significant for its late 19th and early and mid-20th century commercial and civic architecture, as well as being the main governmental center of DeKalb County and the city of Fort Payne.
The buildings in this district were listed in the National Register of Historic Places in 1989, the year of the city's centennial.
Erected 1989 by Landmarks and the City of Fort Payne.
Location. 34° 26.408′ N, 85° 43.414′ W. Marker is in Fort Payne, Alabama, in DeKalb County. Marker is at the intersection of Gault Avenue South (U.S. 11) and 2nd Street SW, on the left when traveling north on Gault Avenue South. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 200 Gault Ave S #1, Fort Payne AL 35967, United States of America.
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Cherokee Indian Removal Fort Payne Cabin Historic Site (about 800 feet away); Alabama (approx. 0.3 miles away); Sequoyah (approx. 0.3 miles away); Wills Town Mission (approx. 0.3 miles away); Fort Payne’s Fort (approx. 0.3 miles away); Confederate Monument (approx. 0.4 miles away); Boom Town Historic District (approx. 0.4 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Fort Payne.
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