Henry Jacobs House

Butte National Historic Landmark District

Henry Jacobs, Butte’s first mayor 1879-80, was a native of Baden, Germany. He immigrated to America’s South at the age of nine and to Montana in 1866, where he established the H. Jacobs and Company clothing store. He and his wife, Adele, completed this charming home circa 1879. It was one of Butte’s early all brick residences. Mr. Jacobs served as a school trustee, an officer of the I.O.O.F., and president of the Hebrew Benevolent Association.

Images

Henry Jacobs House, Butte
Henry Jacobs House, Butte Historic view of Jacobs House from southeast corner of Granite and Montana streets. Source: PH016.05.28, Keith and Rachel Harris Photograph Collection, Butte-Silver Bow Public Archives, Butte, MT. Creator: Unknown photographer Date: ca. 1915
Henry Jacobs House
Henry Jacobs House Henry Jacobs House (PAc 91-51 B1 Roll20 F28). Front to side view of the house, facing northwest on the corner of West Granite Street and Montana Street with a view of the Leonard Apartments in the background. B&W. Source: Montana State Historic Preservation Office from the Photograph Archives at the Montana Historical Society Creator: Photographer unidentified Date: Sept. 1981
Henry Jacobs House, Butte
Henry Jacobs House, Butte View looking southwest at building side elevation and porch Source: Montana Historical Society Creator: Christine Brown, Montana Historical Society Date: Nov 2019
Henry Jacobs House
Henry Jacobs House Henry Jacobs House (PAc 91-51 B1 Roll20 F29). Front view of the house, facing north on West Granite Street near the corner of West Granite and Montana Street with a view of the Leonard Apartments to the left of the photograph. B&W. Source: Montana State Historic Preservation Office from the Photograph Archives at the Montana Historical Society Creator: Photographer unidentified Date: Sept. 1981
Henry Jacobs House, Butte
Henry Jacobs House, Butte View looking southwest at north elevation and porch Source: Montana Historical Society Creator: Christine Brown, Montana Historical Society Date: Nov 2019

Location

201 West Granite Street, Butte, Montana | Private

Metadata

The Montana National Register Sign Program, “Henry Jacobs House,” Story of Butte, accessed April 17, 2024, https://storyofbutte.org/items/show/2075.