Purchase Of Two Properties For Restoration Announced


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Purchase Of Two Properties For Restoration Announced
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Wakeman House (Progress Photographs, Book No. 3)
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The St. Augustine Record
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Folder: Florida State Building


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Saint Augustine (Fla.)
1 Aviles Street (Saint Augustine, Fla.)
Wakeman House (Saint Augustine, Fla.)
Florida Heritage House (Saint Augustine, Fla.)
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North America -- United States of America -- Florida -- Saint Johns -- Saint Augustine -- 1 Aviles Street
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F storation

Pu .the Bernstein Block on King Streerlote
Streets,.. e purchaseof the Weinstein Building at ~i Streets was announced today by Earle W. Newton, Executive Director t u ustine Historica Restr ation nd PrCeservation Commission.
Newtqn announced that the,4 Bernstein. building-wouldtberazed this st mmer to make way for the iecontructin of the original colonial building which stood there The uildinig to be erected will o during 1965 the lorda, Quadicentenial Ehibiti Ceotiations for additional pop he rear fo pa ki is no 's Newton aid.
Contructi ted to beThe colo gas shown on an old g o the. bayfrontt ason ei
ion i~Bth ion library, and also i ig recently uncovered, ork City, it was announ
,The Weistein Building was purchased from the A. S. Weinstein family as the site for the SpaniSh government's Exhibition Center for the city's quadricentennial. s
The architect for the project, Xavier BarrosO, is expected in St; Austine during May to tomplete the plans or the building and to execute the contracts for its construction, according to advices received.from Director General of Inforiation Robles Piquer.
As soon as wrecking of the present wooden building has been comle d 'onitruction isi expthe Spanish
pr titute "a real buildler h ginal buildiiig wi
"Casa del Hidago'a Spanish dignitary.