ⓘ Helper Commercial District

                                     

ⓘ Helper Commercial District

The Helper Commercial District is a historic district comprising the center of Helper, Utah. The district is bounded by Janet Street to the north and Locust Street to the south, and by First West Street to the west and the Denver and Rio Grande Western Railroad yards to the east. It comprises 110 buildings, 98 of which are considered contributing structures. Typical buildings are one to two stories tall in a variety of styles, mostly built in red brick.The district includes a number of modest one-story residences, built by the railroad and mining companies in the manner of a company town. The district represents Helpers development as the commercial center of the local coal-mining industry, and as a railroad service center.

The most significant buildings in the district are the assistant to the city hall and the City recital hall. Another important contribution of the structures include the railroad, the Church and the Catholic Church. Several sites associated with the Japanese, Greek, South Slavic and Northern Italian immigrants to the area. Many of the structures associated with D& RGW, including the train station. In the 1930-ies in the city centre has been extensively modified work forces of progress administration that built a retaining wall and channelized river price, filling in the bed in the area that is now the Northern part of the district.

Assistant commercial district was listed on the national register of historic places July 24, 1979. Assistant post office individually within the district.

                                     
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