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West Virginia Art Deco & Streamline Moderne Buildings

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Aldersons
Alderson, WV
The Aldersons store opened in the 1930s and is still in business. It sells clothing, jewelry, gifts, books, etc. [map]

Algoma Coal and Coke Company Store
Algoma, WV
The Algoma Coal and Coke Company Store was built in the 1930s. The building later housed the Tug River Health Clinic. It appeared to be vacant when these photos were taken in 2012. The building is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. For more, see this website. [map]

Feuchtenberger Bakery
Bluefield, WV
The Feuchtenberger Bakery building appears to be from the 1940s. Does anyone know what year it was built and/or when it shut down? The building now houses Swope Construction. [map]

Municipal Auditorium
Charleston, WV
The Municipal Auditorium opened in 1939. The building is listed on the National Register of Historic Places. [map]

Atlas Building
Charleston, WV
The Atlas Building appears to be from the 1930s. Does anyone know what year it was built? [map]

Trivillian's Pharmacy and Soda Fountain
Charleston, WV
Trivillian's Pharmacy and Soda Fountain opened in 1950 and is still operating. [map]

Stone & Thomas
Charleston, WV
This Stone & Thomas department store was built in 1948. This location closed in the 1990s when a mall store was built. It has been vacant since then. This West Virginia chain was established in 1847. It was defunct by 1998. For more, see these websites: 1 and 2. [map]

Harrison County Courthouse
Clarksburg, WV
The Harrison County Courthouse was built from 1931-1932. It is faced with limestone and black granite. For more, see these websites: 1 and 2. [map]

New Martinsville:
Bruce Pool

Chesapeake & Ohio Railroad station
Prince, WV

This Chesapeake & Ohio Railroad station was built in 1946. It is now used as an Amtrak station. The interior features a terrazzo floor with "Chessie", the sleeping kitten mascot of the C&O Railroad. [map]

Princeton:
Mercer County Courthouse

Margaret Manson Weir Memorial Swimming Pool
Weirton, WV
The Margaret Manson Weir Memorial Swimming Pool was built in 1934. Inside this round building is an oval-shaped pool. The pool closed in 2005 and was nearly demolished in 2012. It is now being restored. [map]

Citizens Bank of Weston
Weston, WV
The Citizens Bank of Weston was built from 1927-1930. For more, see this website. [map]

Ohio County Board of Education
Wheeling, WV
The Ohio County Board of Education building appears to be from the 1920s or 1930s. [map]

Appalachian Electric Power Company
Williamson, WV
The Appalachian Electric Power Company building was probably built in the 1940s. It now houses the Living Water Church. [map]

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