[Editorial note: 108 West Porter Street did not lose “a fourth floor to a fire in 1919” because this building only had 3 floors. See the c.1894 picture below. There was a fire in 1919 in the adjacent Eslow Hall (214-216 S. Superior St) where the fourth floor was lost on that building.]
Source: National Park Service; Superior Street Commercial Historic District Registration Form. Prepared by Lloyd Baldwin. October 1996.
Image Source: James B. Field, Souvenir of the City of Albion, 1894.