National Register Properties in Oklahoma

RAILWAY EXCHANGE BUILDING

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DESCRIPTION: THE RAILWAY EXCHANGE BUILDING IS AN EIGHT-STORY COMMERCIAL SKYSCRAPER LOCATED IN DOWNTOWN MUSKOGEE. THE BUILDING IS CLAD IN RED BRICK, WITH CAST STONE AND TERRA COTTA ACCENTS. THE TWO-STORY BASE OF THE BUILDING IS DELINEATED BY WHITE TERRA COTTA ORNAMENTATION AROUND WINDOWS AND DOORS AND IS TOPPED WITH AN ORNATE CORNICE. LISTED IN NATIONAL REGISTER 8/11/1983.

NR ID Number 83002096

Historic Name

RAILWAY EXCHANGE BUILDING

Current Name

SAME

Project Name 

PRE-DEPRESSION MUSKOGEE SKYSCRAPERS
Latitude 35.74983
Longitude -95.3698

Address

2ND & COURT STREETS

City

MUSKOGEE

County

MUSKOGEE

County code

101

Lot

A&B

Block

6, TURNER-PORTER SUBDIVISION
Section

Township

Range

Type BUILDING
Historic Function  COMMERCE/TRADE
Current Function COMMERCE/TRADE
Area Significance 1 COMMERCE
Area Significance 2 ARCHITECTURE
Architect / Builder UNKNOWN
Date Prepared  CA 1983
Year Built UNCOLLECTED
Original Site  YES
Architectural  Style SULLIVANESQUE
Roof Material  UNCOLLECTED
Wall Material BRICK
Window Material  UNCOLLECTED
Door Material METAL
Decorative Detail SULLIVANESQUE DECORATIVE FEATURES, PROJECTING CORNCE, TERRA COTA ORNAMENTATION ON BOTTOM TWO FLOORS
Condition GOOD

 
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