Dayton's Department Store, 411 Cedar Street, Saint Paul, Minnesota

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Dayton's Department Store (now Macy's)

Address: 411 Cedar Street
Neighborhood/s: Downtown, Saint Paul, Minnesota
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Saint Paul, Minnesota
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Ramsey County, Minnesota
State/province: Minnesota
Country: United States
Year built: 1963
Primary Style: Modern
Historic Function: Department store
Current Function: Department store
Architect or source of design: Victor Gruen
Material of Exterior Wall Covering: Brick

Downtown Saint Paul Ramsey County

Dayton's Department Store, 411 Cedar Street, Saint Paul, Minnesota
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An inwardly focused department store designed by victor Gruen and built to counter the trend toward suburbanization. Windows? not many. Brilliant use of brick and stone to create texture and mural drama? Yes.

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