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Creation Date

7-3-2009

Building Name

Kincaid Building

Historic District

Newberry Historic District

Description

Kincaid Building 1, Newberry, FL.

Newberry, Florida is located on the west side of Alachua County, Florida, and has experienced much growth over the past five years.

In 1987 Newberry's Historic District was officially listed on the National Register of Historic Places, and Newberry’s Downtown area is home to the Kincaid building. which was built in 1880 in Jonesville. Stringfellow and Williams used it for their mercantile store. In 1900, Thomas Kincaid used it for his retail store. later it became a bookstore.

This building is currently leased by the Newberry Main Street Organization in an effort to restore and preserve its original board and batten exterior structure, as well as its interior, as it is the only remaining wooden commercial building of historic interest in town, and was built in 1880 in Jonesville.

Contributing Building - Newberry Historic District - National Register of Historic Places NRIS #87002150

Latitude, Longitude

29.646217, -82.611564

Keywords

Taylor, George Lansing, Jr.; Lance Taylor; Photographers -- Florida --Jacksonville; Photograph collections -- Florida -- Jacksonville; Commercial buildings-Florida-Newberry; Historic buildings; Historic district; Kincaid Building; Retail store; Book store; Thomas Kincaid; Alachua County (Fl.); Newberry (Fl.)

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