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Christian S. Overholt Store & House, Frick Avenue, West Overton, Westmoreland County, PA

Christian S. Overholt Store & House, Frick Avenue, West Overton, Westmoreland County, PA

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Summary

Significance: This former residence and store is one of the largest structures built by the Overholts and marks the family's transition from wealthy farmers to managers of an industrial hamlet. The building combined a substantial and visible general store, having considerable social and public accouterments, with a private dwelling.
Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-7, N7, N440
Survey number: HABS PA-5656

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Contributors

Historic American Buildings Survey, creator
Hoagland, Kim, transmitter
place

Location

West Overton (Pa.)40.11757, -79.56421
Google Map of 40.1175724, -79.56420539999999
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Source

Library of Congress
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Copyright info

No known restrictions on images made by the U.S. Government; images copied from other sources may be restricted. http://www.loc.gov/rr/print/res/114_habs.html

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