Fair 5 & 10 Store


Address: 1116 Washington St., Golden 80401

Built 1940 (est), 20th Century Commercial. This is a two-story blond brick building with red brick trim. It has three rectangular sixteen-inch light windows on the second floor with brick sills. The first store front had large display windows and a covered walkway. An earlier building on this site had a dress making business on the second floor. Fair 5 & 10 advertised that it had the best goods for the least amount of money. They sold "... millinery, notions, ladies', gents', and children's underwear, ladies', gents', and children's shoes." This building was a National Register Nomination for Washington Avenue commercial district in 1978.
Quad Map/Date: Golden, 1965 (1994)
Sec/Town/Range: S27, T3S, R70W
Elevation: 5600
Source: Jefferson County Assessor Records; Sanborn Insurance Maps 1886-1906; Whiteacre, Christine, "1989 Survey of Historic Buildings in Downtown Golden," p. 26.; Norman, Cathleen, "Golden Old & New," p. 24.
Last Modified: Wed, November 28 2012
 


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