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Summary for 115 BROADWAY / Parcel ID 600300-2095 / Inv # 0

Historic Name: Dick's Drive-In Common Name: Dick's Drive-In
Style: Modern Neighborhood: Capitol Hill
Built By: Year Built: 1955
 
Significance
This drive-in restaurant was built in 1955, when drive-ins were first becoming popular. Following World War II people relied more on automobiles for transportation, and businesses were increasingly designed to accommodate them.  This was the first restaurant of a small local chain and was located in a popular area close to a technical school. 
 
Appearance
This is a typical drive-in, without any indoor seating.  It consists of a small rectangular building with a glass front.  The roof is the main feature, extending well across the parking lot to shelter those in line.

Detail for 115 BROADWAY / Parcel ID 600300-2095 / Inv # 0

Status: Yes - Hold
Classication: Building District Status:
Cladding(s): Ceramic tile, Glass, Stucco Foundation(s): Concrete - Poured
Roof Type(s): Flat Roof Material(s): Unknown
Building Type: Commercial/Trade - Restaurant Plan: Rectangular
Structural System: Balloon Frame/Platform Frame No. of Stories: one
Unit Theme(s): Architecture/Landscape Architecture, Commerce
Integrity
Changes to Original Cladding: Intact
Storefront: Intact
Changes to Plan: Intact
Changes to Windows: Intact
Major Bibliographic References

Photo collection for 115 BROADWAY / Parcel ID 600300-2095 / Inv # 0


Photo taken Jul 11, 2010
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