Albion Interactive History / 210 South Superior Street

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210 S. Superior Street, c.1887
Commercial Late Victorian




Three-story brick building with a gabled wall dormer. The second floor is distinguished by steeped arches over Chicago windows. The third floor has flat topped one-over-one windows with heavy lintels and a running sill course. The upper floor wall dormer is broken by a Palladian window with a stone lintel that fans into a sunburst of voussoirs above the center arched window. The wall dormer is outlined by a stone running sill and stone rake. Flanking the rake are stone squares set in a triangle pattern.

Source: National Park Service; Superior Street Commercial Historic District Registration Form. Prepared by Lloyd Baldwin. October 1996.


The Afton A. Dibble clothing store was located at 210 S. Superior St., and was in operation from 1898 to 1925.

Source: Frank Passic. A Pictorial History of Albion, Michigan; From the Archives of the Albion Historical Society. Dallas, Texas: Curtis Media Corporation. 1991.

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