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Hollywood in Broward County, Florida — The American South (South Atlantic)
 

Hammerstein House

 
 
Hammerstein House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Jay Kravetz, November 17, 2016
1. Hammerstein House Marker
Inscription. The Hammerstein House, designed in the Tropical Modern style by Bayard Lukens in 1935, was the home of Vera and Clarence Hammerstein. The interior of the house has beautiful detailed archways, ceilings, and floors which includes the use of decorative Cuban tiles that they acquired in their world travels. The Hammerstein's were very civic minded and active in Hollywood. They donated their home to the City of Hollywood upon their death.
 
Erected by Broward Cultural Heritage Landmark Project.
 
Location. 26° 0.81′ N, 80° 8.278′ W. Marker is in Hollywood, Florida, in Broward County. Marker is on Polk Street east of North 16th Avenue, on the right when traveling east. Touch for map. Marker is at or near this postal address: 1520 Polk Street, Hollywood FL 33020, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within 2 miles of this marker, measured as the crow flies. Morse Arcade (approx. half a mile away); Joe's Tropical Café (approx. half a mile away); Wellons & McGowan (approx. half a mile away); Hollywood Publishing Company/Hollywood News Building (approx. half a mile away); Central Arcade (approx.
Hammerstein House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Jay Kravetz, November 17, 2016
2. Hammerstein House Marker
0.6 miles away); Melina's (approx. 0.6 miles away); Ebenezer Missionary Baptist Church (approx. 1˝ miles away); St. Anne’s Episcopal Church (approx. 1.6 miles away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Hollywood.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on November 20, 2016. This page originally submitted on November 19, 2016, by Jay Kravetz of West Palm Beach, Florida. This page has been viewed 130 times since then and 36 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on November 19, 2016, by Jay Kravetz of West Palm Beach, Florida. • Bernard Fisher was the editor who published this page.
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