Canby Commercial Historic District

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Canby Commercial Historic District
Canby Commercial Historic District.jpg
Part of the Canby Commercial Historic District
Canby Commercial Historic District is located in Minnesota
Canby Commercial Historic District
Canby Commercial Historic District is located in the United States
Canby Commercial Historic District
LocationRoughly 1st and 2nd Streets and St. Olaf Avenue, Canby, Minnesota
Coordinates44°42′33″N 96°16′34″W / 44.70917°N 96.27611°W / 44.70917; -96.27611Coordinates: 44°42′33″N 96°16′34″W / 44.70917°N 96.27611°W / 44.70917; -96.27611
Area7.5 acres (3.0 ha)
Built1892–1930s
Architectural styleArt Deco, Italianate
NRHP reference #80002189[1]
Designated HDNovember 25, 1980

The Canby Commercial Historic District is a designation applied to the historic downtown of Canby, Minnesota, United States. It comprises 24 contributing properties built from 1892 to the 1930s.[2] It was listed as a historic district on the National Register of Historic Places in 1980 for having local significance in the theme of commerce.[3] It was nominated for being a well-preserved example of western Minnesota's commercial districts rebuilt after disastrous fires, and a longstanding regional trade center.[4]

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  1. ^ National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.
  2. ^ "Canby Commercial Historic District". Minnesota National Register Properties Database. Minnesota Historical Society. 2009. Retrieved 2017-07-30.
  3. ^ "Canby Commercial Historic District". Minnesota National Register Properties Database. Minnesota Historical Society. 2009. Retrieved 2017-07-30.
  4. ^ Skrief, Charles; Charles Nelson (May 1980). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory -- Nomination Form: Canby Commercial District". National Park Service. Retrieved 2015-06-17.