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The History of 219 - Happy Historic Preservation Month

Posted by Tara Stoneking on

The History of 219 - Happy Historic Preservation Month
May is Historic Preservation Month and I cannot let this month slip past without bragging about our building. The 219 building (which currently houses Magpie) is one of the oldest buildings still standing in Gillette. It was built in 1898 and served as the City Hall until the 1930's. When it was first constructed it was built out of wood, that wood remains in the walls today, built over but not forgotten.

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