Good Urbanism

Good Urbanism

Good Urbanism “Urban Living” Murphysburg area offers a place to live, shop, dine and play, Historic Murphysburg is more than a national historic district.  It’s a vibrant mixed use community blending a residential neighborhood with urban amenities and services....
Restoring A Historic Building

Restoring A Historic Building

Restoring A Historic Building Murphysburg Boundaries  Historic buildings are tangible links with the past. They help give a community a sense of identity, stability and orientation. The Federal government encourages the preservation of historic buildings through...
Morgan’s Grocery Store

Morgan’s Grocery Store

505 West Second Street Morgan’s Grocery Store Circa 1934 ~ Depression era Concrete Block Commercial Building This building has been re-purposed from a two-story neighborhood grocery store, to many different purposes.  Originally owned by George Morgan. George’s...
The A.H. Rogers House

The A.H. Rogers House

623 West Fourth Circa 1900 ~ Classical Revival Architectural details are, Broken pediment, Art glass   A.H. Rogers In 1878 Alfred Harrison Rogers graduated from Harvard with honors in philosophy.  He then studied law with Colonel E.L. Barlett in Wyandotte Kansas.  He...