Three Squares Historic District

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Three Squares Historic District

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Glens Falls City Hall (1900), August 2009
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Location Roughly South, Glen, Maple, and Ridge Sts., Glens Falls, New York
Coordinates 43°18′32″N73°38′0″W / 43.30889°N 73.63333°W / 43.30889; -73.63333 Coordinates: 43°18′32″N73°38′0″W / 43.30889°N 73.63333°W / 43.30889; -73.63333
Area 23 acres (9.3 ha)
Built 1902
Architect Multiple
Architectural style Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late Victorian, Federal
MPS Glens Falls MRA
NRHP reference # 84003420 [1]
Added to NRHP September 29, 1984

Three Squares Historic District is a national historic district located at Glens Falls, Warren County, New York. It includes 75 contributing buildings, one contributing site, and one contributing object. It encompasses Glens Falls historic and contemporary commercial center. The buildings generally consist of brick commercial, office, and institutional structures between two and five stories in height. Because of devastating fires in 1862 and 1902, the majority of the buildings were built between 1902 and 1930. Notable buildings include the Italianate style Cowles block (1865), Neoclassical style Rogers Building (1926-1927), Beaux-Arts style Empire Theater (1899), and Neoclassical style Glens Falls City Hall (1900). [2]

Glens Falls, New York City in New York, United States

Glens Falls is a city in Warren County, New York, United States and is the central city of the Glens Falls Metropolitan Statistical Area. The population was 14,700 at the 2010 census. The name was given by Colonel Johannes Glen, the falls referring to a large waterfall in the Hudson River at the southern end of the city.

Warren County, New York County in the United States

Warren County is a county in the U.S. state of New York. As of the 2010 census, the population was 65,707. The county seat is Queensbury. The county is named in honor of General Joseph Warren, an American Revolutionary War hero of the Battle of Bunker Hill.

Italianate architecture 19th-century phase in the history of Classical architecture

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It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1984. [1]

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