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Holmes Block
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Brick commercial building built in 1892 by entrepreneur Elon Galusha Holmes as town's business, cultural, and mercantile center.

County:  Becker
Address:  710-718 Washington Ave.
City or Township:  Detroit Lakes
Listing Date:  July 19, 2001
Nomination:  01000748.pdf
Significance Level:   Local
Criteria:   A (see criteria)
Date:   1892
Style:   Late Victorian, Queen Anne
Architect:   Bjorquist, John L.
Theme:   commerce
Historic Functions:   Business, Department Store, Financial Institution, Professional
Current Functions:   Business
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