South Side of the Square

D St, 4th to 5th, south side

South side of the square, 1904

In 1885, the buildings on this block were mostly wooden structures and included a millinery, a laundry, and a general store.

By 1889, the Hotel Perkins and the Thorpe Opera House had been constructed. Businesses on the block include a drug store, a grocery store, a millinery store, a photography studio, a meat market, and a marble shop.

In this 1904 photograph, the businesses included the Hotel Perkins, C. Eller & Son – Drugs and Groceries, Thorpe Opera House, Temperance Billiard Hall, John Knott, F.M. Reynolds studio, and L.L. Sawyer Groceries.

South side of the square, 1904. South side of the square, 2023.

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South side of the square, 1947.
South side of the square — 1947.
South side of the square, 1934.
South side of the square — 1947.
Sinclair Station, southeast corner of 4th and D Streets, 1957.
Sinclair Station, southeast corner of 4th and D Streets — 1957.
Astro movie theater, in the Thorpe Opera House, 1967.
Astro movie theater, in the Thorpe Opera House — 1967.
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