Smith Building

The Smith Building located at 270-276 High Street. It was built in 1906 in the American Renaissance style. J R Smith was the first owner and ran his old time produce and grocery store from here. Later J Prew would buy it.

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The Springfield Commercial School was here in 1915.

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The previous building was called the Hubbard and Tabor. In 1896 J R Smith was one of the tenants.

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Sanborn map analysis

Sanborn 1884 map

Sanborn 1889 map shows two 4 story buildings here

Sanborn 1895 map shows the same

Sanborn 1915 map states that it was built in 1905

Sanborn 1949 map

Sanborn 1956 map

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