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CDD - Historic Sites & Structures

211 4th Street

AHRS#:
JUN-378
CBJ#:
B-56
Year Built:
1932
Location:
211 4th Street
Architectural Style:
Other/ Juneau Folk
Architect/Contractor:
unknown
Historic Name:
Assembly Apartments Building
Historic Use:
commercial/ residential
Date Local Designation:
NA
Date National Register Designation:
NA
Historic Integrity:
altered/preserved
Historic Period:
Peak Gold Mining Era 1921-1944
Parcel Number:
1C070A090060
Neighborhood:
Juneau Townsite

Additional Information

General Description

This is a three-story, flat roofed reinforced concrete structure. It has a full basement, concrete foundation. The wall finish is plaster over concrete. It features Art Deco detailing consisting of a vertical chevron band above a recess stepped entrance and a chevron and lozenge molding along the top edge of the wall. It also features sculptural decorative window treatment. The original paired double hung windows have been replaced with fixed and awning windows.

Historical Information

Joe Kaher owned rental houses on this site prior to the construction of the Assembly Apartments. Constructed by the Assembly Company in 1932 on land previously owned by a series of Juneau pioneers. The building serves as offices for private and public business.




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