F. W. Woolworth Building (Fort Worth, Texas) facts for kids
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F.W. Woolworth Building
Woolworth Building in 2011
|Location||501 Houston St.,
Fort Worth, Texas
|Area||less than one acre|
|Architect||Wiley G. Clarkson, James T. Taylor|
|Architectural style||Classical Revival|
|NRHP reference No.||94001359|
|Added to NRHP||November 25, 1994|
The F.W. Woolworth Building is a historic department store building located in Sundance Square section of downtown Fort Worth, Texas. The building served as a retail location for the F. W. Woolworth Company from 1926 to 1990. It now houses other tenants including a JoS. A. Bank Clothiers store.
Designed by Wiley G. Clarkson and James T. Taylor to be ten stories tall, the limestone and concrete structure was only built as a three-story building. The Classical Revival building includes an elaborate frieze. The building was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1994.
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