Downtown Deland Historic District
Reeve Howard Gift Shop/ Ford Clothing/ Lane Reality, Deland, Fl.
This was built in 1887 as Ford's Clothing Store, customers could shop for the latest in clothing and then wander upstairs for a serious game of billiards in Jim Butts Pool Hall. In the back room was the High Stakes poker game. The two-story building is constructed with storefront architectural tones of the mid-nineteenth century. It features a large display window and a formal entry. It houses the Dolls of Deland, a premier doll store and doll hospital, and many other stores.
Contributing Building - Downtown Deland Historic District - National Register of Historic Places NRIS #87001796
Taylor, George Lansing, Jr.; Lance Taylor; Photographers -- Florida --Jacksonville; Photograph collections -- Florida -- Jacksonville; Commercial buildings-Florida-Deland; Historic buildings; Historic district; Stores, retail; Business enterprises; Volusia County(Fl.); Deland (Fl.)