Stuart Hall

Stuart Hall

Address: 517 West Main Street, Danville, Ky. 40422

Built ca. 1915. Named for John Todd Stuart, Class of 1826. Formerly known as the Centre Shoppes, the building housed the Centre bookstore and a coffee shop/cafe since 1992. It previously served as a private residence, a fraternity house, and a funeral home. There is a highway marker from the Kentucky Historical Society in front of the hall commemorating John Todd Stuart, a friend of Abraham Lincoln who persuaded Lincoln to pursue a career in law.

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