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Building Name

Sparkman Store

Historic District

Waldo Historic District


Sparkman Store, Waldo, Fl.

This store was rebuilt in brick by T.B. "Ben" Tillis after a fire in 1893 destroyed the wood frame buildings on Waldo's business block. The next owners were Charles Richard Sparkman (the grandson of William Sparkman) and his son Claude. They were the proprietors until 1966. This building remained when lot of other buildings were razed in 1920's & 1930's.

Contributing Building - Waldo Historic District - National Register of Historic Places NRIS #01000034

Latitude, Longitude

29.788803, -82.169816


Taylor, George Lansing, Jr.; Lance Taylor; Photographers -- Florida --Jacksonville; Photograph collections -- Florida -- Jacksonville; Commercial buildings- Florida-Waldo; Sparkman Store; Charles Richard Sparkman; Waldo Historic district; Alachua County (Fl); Waldo (Fl)


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