Donley Apartments/Old Greer Building

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220 Pleasant Street

Built in 1907 by James P. Donley, the building was later purchased by Herbert Chester Greer. Greer was a West Virginia industrialist and owner of the West Virginia Newspaper Publishing Company who is considered the “father” of metropolitan Morgantown. In addition to his role in the industrial and mineral development of Monongalia County, Greer is also known for purchasing both Morgantown’s Democratic and Republican newspapers.

Stop 11: Complete Downtown Tour
Stop 13: Complete Downtown Tour⇒

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