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Alderman Building - Palace Theater (85-03209)

Also known as: Ben Franklin Store - North Section, Dillin's Department Store, Freeland's IGA Grocery Store, Grave Drug Store, Nevada Variety Store

1038 6th St
Nevada IA

History and Architecture

Construction date


Historic function(s)

Commerce/trade/retail center
Recreation and culture/theater/movie theater
Health care/medical business/office/pharmacy

Current function(s)

Commerce/trade/specialty store

Architectural classification(s)

Commerical: brick front

Evaluation Under National Register Criteria

National Register status

Listed as per NPS, 2003

Listed date(s)

May 9th, 2003

Area(s) of significance