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Heritage Documentation Programs (HDP) is a division of the U.S. National Park Service (NPS) responsible for administering the Historic American Buildings Survey (HABS), Historic American Engineering Record (HAER), and Historic American Landscapes Survey (HALS). These programs were established to document historic places in the United States. Records consist of measured drawings, archival photographs, and written reports, and are archived in the Prints and Photographs Division of the Library of Congress.

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Belle Farm, State Route 656 (moved to Williamsburg, VA), Ordinary, Gloucester County, VA

Belle Farm, State Route 656 (moved to Williamsburg, VA), Ordinary, Glo...

Survey number: HABS VA-69 Building/structure dates: ca. 1700 Initial Construction Building/structure dates: ca. 1750 Subsequent Work

West-Newbold House, Swedesboro, Gloucester County, NJ

West-Newbold House, Swedesboro, Gloucester County, NJ

Survey number: HABS NJ-307 Building/structure dates: ca. 1750 Initial Construction

Yoder Stone Cabin, (Pike Township), Lobachsville, Berks County, PA

Yoder Stone Cabin, (Pike Township), Lobachsville, Berks County, PA

Significance: An example of one type of early stone house built by the settlers of the Oley Valley. Survey number: HABS PA-1040 Building/structure dates: ca. 1750 Initial Construction

San Esteban Del Rey Mission, Old Acoma Pueblo, Valencia County, New Mexico / W. Howard Speer del.

San Esteban Del Rey Mission, Old Acoma Pueblo, Valencia County, New Me...

Survey no. 36-NM-5. Sheet 32 of 32. Forms part of the Historic American Buildings Survey collection.

Sawmill Town of Elizabeth, Elizabeth, Allen Parish, LA

Sawmill Town of Elizabeth, Elizabeth, Allen Parish, LA

1996 Charles E. Peterson Prize, Entry Significance: The Sawmill Town of Elizabeth was founded, owned, and operated by the Industrial Lumber Company. The company already owned two mills in nearby Oakdale and on... More

Magnolia Cemetery, Cheves Obelisk, 70 Cunnington Avenue, Charleston, Charleston County, SC

Magnolia Cemetery, Cheves Obelisk, 70 Cunnington Avenue, Charleston, C...

2009 Charles E. Peterson Prize, Fourth Place Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: N1409 Survey number: HABS SC-700-O National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 78002502

Chicago Ironwork, 1159 North Dearborn Street (Cast Iron Stair Railing & Fence), 1159 North Dearborn Street, Chicago, Cook County, IL
1507-1509 Central Avenue (Commercial Building), Cincinnati, Hamilton County, OH

1507-1509 Central Avenue (Commercial Building), Cincinnati, Hamilton C...

Significance: Structure originally a mixed commercial/residential structure. It is part of a grouping of late nineteenth century mixed-use buildings which are very characteristic of the Central Avenue streetsca... More

Fimbres House No. 2, 521-525 South Meyer Avenue, Tucson, Pima County, AZ

Fimbres House No. 2, 521-525 South Meyer Avenue, Tucson, Pima County, ...

Significance: This Late Transitional adobe house is one of two detached dwellings found on this block of South Meyer Avenue. It reveals its Anglo influences through its setback alignment and its hipped roof, a... More

Gwin House, Lexington, Holmes County, MS

Gwin House, Lexington, Holmes County, MS

Survey number: HABS MS-109

Penn School Historic District, Implement Building, SC Route 37, 1 mile South of Frogmore, St. Helena Island, Frogmore, Beaufort County, SC

Penn School Historic District, Implement Building, SC Route 37, 1 mile...

Survey number: HABS SC-588-M Building/structure dates: after 2000 National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 74001824

House, Nashville, El Dorado County, CA

House, Nashville, El Dorado County, CA

Survey number: HABS CA-1353

Blanchard Randall House, 8 West Mount Vernon Place, Baltimore, Independent City, MD

Blanchard Randall House, 8 West Mount Vernon Place, Baltimore, Indepen...

Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-78 Survey number: HABS MD-371

St. Thomas and St. Dennis Church, Vestry House, 1507 Cainhoy Road, Wando, Berkeley County, SC

St. Thomas and St. Dennis Church, Vestry House, 1507 Cainhoy Road, Wan...

2012 Charles E. Peterson Prize, Entry Survey number: HABS SC-29-A

Brick House, Saint Charles, St. Charles County, MO

Brick House, Saint Charles, St. Charles County, MO

Survey number: HABS MO-1571 Building/structure dates: ca. 1860 Initial Construction

Rooney Ranch, Garage No. 2, Rooney Road & West Alamdea Parkway, Morrison, Jefferson County, CO

Rooney Ranch, Garage No. 2, Rooney Road & West Alamdea Parkway, Morris...

Significance: Rooney Ranch, one of the oldest ranches in Jefferson County, Colorado, is significant for its local historical associations and for the high quality of masonry construction exhibited in its princi... More

Salt Mine Village, Salt Workers' Houses, No. 2, Avery Island, Iberia Parish, LA

Salt Mine Village, Salt Workers' Houses, No. 2, Avery Island, Iberia P...

Survey number: HABS LA-1220-E Building/structure dates: ca. 1920 Initial Construction

Carpenter Shop, Moloka'i Island, Kalaupapa, Kalawao County, HI

Carpenter Shop, Moloka'i Island, Kalaupapa, Kalawao County, HI

Survey number: HABS HI-93 Building/structure dates: 1930 Initial Construction National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 76002145

Backesto Block, Fifth Avenue & Market Street, San Diego, San Diego County, CA

Backesto Block, Fifth Avenue & Market Street, San Diego, San Diego Cou...

Significance: 2-story commercial building constructed in Classical Revival style, ca. 1880, featuring chimneys above parapet walls serving heating facilities in individual rooms. Survey number: HABS CA-427 Bu... More

George King House, Sharon, Litchfield County, CT
Square Tower Group, Near park headquarters, Aneth, San Juan County, UT

Square Tower Group, Near park headquarters, Aneth, San Juan County, UT

Significance: The Square Tower Group is one of six ruin complexes that together comprise the Hovenweep National Monument, an entity established in 1923 based on the recognition of the pre European Pueblo Cultur... More

Clark-Herman House, Montague, Sussex County, NJ

Clark-Herman House, Montague, Sussex County, NJ

Survey number: HABS NJ-437 Building/structure dates: 17q4 Initial Construction

Kohl Farmstead, Large Machine Shed, 3120 North Casaloma Drive, approximately 110 feet south of farmhouse, Appleton, Outagamie County, WI

Kohl Farmstead, Large Machine Shed, 3120 North Casaloma Drive, approxi...

Significance: The large machine shed is significant as an element that contributes to the overall integrity of the early twentieth-century Kohl Farmstead. Survey number: HABS WI-348-F

Bevis Tucker House, Chelsea, Suffolk County, MA
20 East State Street (Commercial Building), 20 East State Street, Trenton, Mercer County, NJ

20 East State Street (Commercial Building), 20 East State Street, Tren...

Significance: A 19th century building on this site was purchased by the nearby Dunham & Co. Department Store in 1957 and demolished. The present commercial structure was leased as a drug store in the 1970s-80s.... More

431 & 433 Seventh Street, Northwest (Commercial Building), Washington, District of Columbia, DC

431 & 433 Seventh Street, Northwest (Commercial Building), Washington,...

Significance: The building's original facade is hidden from view. As the building stands, it could be termed as a modern commercial style more typical of commercial strips along highways than of urban districts... More

Brick House, Saint Charles, St. Charles County, MO

Brick House, Saint Charles, St. Charles County, MO

Survey number: HABS MO-1564 Building/structure dates: ca. 1845 Initial Construction

King Street, 200 Block, 236 King Street (Commercial Building), Wilmington, New Castle County, DE

King Street, 200 Block, 236 King Street (Commercial Building), Wilming...

Significance: Lower Market Street, Wilmington, Delaware, Historic District, National Register of Historic Places. Survey number: HABS DE-129-A Building/structure dates: ca. 1875 Initial Construction Building... More

Robert W. Taft House, 154 Hope Street, Providence, Providence County, RI

Robert W. Taft House, 154 Hope Street, Providence, Providence County, ...

Significance: This large brick house, built in 1895, is an example of the revival of late 18th and early 19th century architectural forms. Survey number: HABS RI-205 Building/structure dates: 1895 Initial Con... More

Silvia Roncetti House, Outbuilding, 47-49 North River Street, San Jose, Santa Clara County, CA

Silvia Roncetti House, Outbuilding, 47-49 North River Street, San Jose...

Significance: The Silvia Roncetti House Outbuilding, due to its architectural integrity and contribution to the urban fabric, forms an integral part of the River Street Historic District, a rare intact late nin... More

Sugaw Creek Presbyterian Church, 101 Sugaw Creek Road, Charlotte, Mecklenburg County, NC

Sugaw Creek Presbyterian Church, 101 Sugaw Creek Road, Charlotte, Meck...

1989 Charles E. Peterson Prize, Entry Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-3 Survey number: HABS NC-12-B-5 Building/structure dates: ca. 1868 Initial Construction

Little Egg Harbor Yacht Club, Ocean Street between Berkeley & Ocean Avenues, Beach Haven, Ocean County, NJ

Little Egg Harbor Yacht Club, Ocean Street between Berkeley & Ocean Av...

Significance: This a typical example of the yacht clubs built in resort communities along the New Jersey coast during the early 20th century. Recreational clubs such as this represent nearly two centuries of bo... More

Shoultz-Mclane House, Appleton, Cape Girardeau County, MO

Shoultz-Mclane House, Appleton, Cape Girardeau County, MO

Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-91 Survey number: HABS MO-1324 Building/structure dates: ca. 1850 Initial Construction

Log House, Sainte Genevieve, Ste. Genevieve County, MO

Log House, Sainte Genevieve, Ste. Genevieve County, MO

Survey number: HABS MO-1626 Building/structure dates: ca. 1830 Initial Construction Building/structure dates: ca. 1870 Subsequent Work National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 66000892

Hawthorne Naval Ammunition Depot, Babbitt Housing Area, Entertainment Shop, U.S. Highway 95, Hawthorne, Mineral County, NV

Hawthorne Naval Ammunition Depot, Babbitt Housing Area, Entertainment ...

Survey number: HABS NV-23-I Building/structure dates: 1954 Initial Construction

Fort McCoy, Building No. T-1034, North side of South Tenth Avenue, Block 10, Sparta, Monroe County, WI

Fort McCoy, Building No. T-1034, North side of South Tenth Avenue, Blo...

Significance: Building T-1034 is an Eye, Ear, Nose and Throat (EENT) Clinic, Type CLIN-P-H, a specialized facility for the treatment of deficiencies and ailments of those areas. This is the only example of thi... More

Barn, U.S. Route 611, Doylestown, Bucks County, PA
Malden Historic District, 4200 Malden Drive (Store & House), Malden, Kanawha County, WV

Malden Historic District, 4200 Malden Drive (Store & House), Malden, K...

Significance: This very new buildings does not contribute to the historic streetscape which forms the present-day commercial/residential aspect of the community. Survey number: HABS WV-210-8

Hawthorne Naval Ammunition Depot, Babbitt Housing Area, Bowling Center, U.S. Highway 95, Hawthorne, Mineral County, NV

Hawthorne Naval Ammunition Depot, Babbitt Housing Area, Bowling Center...

Survey number: HABS NV-23-G Building/structure dates: 1945 Initial Construction

Church of the Immaculate Conception, Loose Creek, Osage County, MO

Church of the Immaculate Conception, Loose Creek, Osage County, MO

Survey number: HABS MO-1798 Building/structure dates: 1874 Initial Construction

St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Rectory, 417 Duke Street, Alexandria, Independent City, VA

St. Paul's Episcopal Church, Rectory, 417 Duke Street, Alexandria, Ind...

Survey number: HABS VA-708 Building/structure dates: ca. 1860 Initial Construction National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 66000928

Thomas Darlington House, 228 West Street Road (Thornbury Township), Birmingham, Chester County, PA

Thomas Darlington House, 228 West Street Road (Thornbury Township), Bi...

Significance: This small stone house dating from about 1800 once belonged to Atwater Kent. Survey number: HABS PA-1110 Building/structure dates: ca. 1800 Initial Construction Building/structure dates: after... More

San Francisco Civic Center, Opera House, Civic Center, San Francisco, San Francisco County, CA

San Francisco Civic Center, Opera House, Civic Center, San Francisco, ...

Survey number: HABS CA-2222-B National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 78000757

D.H. Day Store, Garage, Route 209, Glen Arbor, Leelanau County, MI

D.H. Day Store, Garage, Route 209, Glen Arbor, Leelanau County, MI

Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: N33 Survey number: HABS MI-375-B National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 83000882

Malden Historic District, 4001 Malden Drive (House), Malden, Kanawha County, WV

Malden Historic District, 4001 Malden Drive (House), Malden, Kanawha C...

Significance: Built in 1898, this house remains in the ownership of the daughter of the first owner. It has been changed relatively little and, due to extremely careful maintenance, remains an outstanding exam... More

U.S. Naval Base, Pearl Harbor, Naval Housing Area Hospital Point, Surgeons' Garage, Intersection of Service Road & driveway behind First Street, Pearl City, Honolulu County, HI

U.S. Naval Base, Pearl Harbor, Naval Housing Area Hospital Point, Surg...

Significance: This structure is associated with the naval hospital housing complex at Hospital Point. It is stylistically compatible with the Craftsman-Style residences of Facilities 301 & 302, and was built a... More

Rumbough-Doughty House, 215 South Irish Street, Greeneville, Greene County, TN

Rumbough-Doughty House, 215 South Irish Street, Greeneville, Greene Co...

Significance: This mid-nineteenth century house is similar to the Andrew Johnson Home, being of the same period and perhaps built by the same builder. Survey number: HABS TN-151 Building/structure dates: 17t2... More

Star Service Shop, 130 North Illinois Street, Indianapolis, Marion County, IN

Star Service Shop, 130 North Illinois Street, Indianapolis, Marion Cou...

Significance: This small one story shop has a gabled roof and a row of high windows along the north wall. It has a large entrance arch, similar in appearance to many early nickelodeons. Survey number: HABS IN... More

Lowndes Taylor Smokehouse, 937 Pottstown Pike (West Goshen Township), West Chester, Chester County, PA

Lowndes Taylor Smokehouse, 937 Pottstown Pike (West Goshen Township), ...

Survey number: HABS PA-1100-B Building/structure dates: ca. 1820 Initial Construction

Mill Valley Air Force Station, Civil Engineering Storage, East Ridgecrest Boulevard, Mount Tamalpais, Mill Valley, Marin County, CA

Mill Valley Air Force Station, Civil Engineering Storage, East Ridgecr...

Survey number: HABS CA-2615-X Building/structure dates: 1951 Initial Construction

Victor Wilson House, 1010 First East Street, Vicksburg, Warren County, MS

Victor Wilson House, 1010 First East Street, Vicksburg, Warren County,...

Survey number: HABS MS-125 Building/structure dates: after 1850 Initial Construction

Chesapeake & Ohio Canal, Culvert above Lock 37, 67.07 miles above tidewater, Antietam, Washington County, MD

Chesapeake & Ohio Canal, Culvert above Lock 37, 67.07 miles above tide...

Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-93 Survey number: HABS MD-206

624 Clay Avenue (Commercial), 624 Clay Avenue, Jeannette, Westmoreland County, PA

624 Clay Avenue (Commercial), 624 Clay Avenue, Jeannette, Westmoreland...

Significance: A high concentration of window, tableware, bottle and specialty glass plants distinguished Jeanette as "The Glass City" early in its history. Significant housing stock consists of company-built ro... More

Levi Peck House, Cheshire, New Haven County, CT
National City Christian Church, Washington, District of Columbia, DC

National City Christian Church, Washington, District of Columbia, DC

Survey number: HABS DC-852 Building/structure dates: 1930 Initial Construction

De Le Brooke House, Patuxent River Vicinity, Laurel Grove, St. Mary's County, MD

De Le Brooke House, Patuxent River Vicinity, Laurel Grove, St. Mary's ...

Survey number: HABS MD-695 Building/structure dates: after 1835 Initial Construction

Agnews State Hospital, Physician's Residence, Mesa Lane, Santa Clara, Santa Clara County, CA

Agnews State Hospital, Physician's Residence, Mesa Lane, Santa Clara, ...

Significance: Building 116 is significant during the period from 1949 to 1952 as a component of the reconstruction of Agnews State Hospital in a pavilion plan. The 1907 design for the hospital symbolized not o... More

Walnut-Dollison Historic District, Harry G. Horton House, 320 South Dollison Avenue, Springfield, Greene County, MO

Walnut-Dollison Historic District, Harry G. Horton House, 320 South Do...

Significance: Harry G. Horton, City Engineer and later owner of the Horton Stone Company, built this large frame house in 1907-08 and lived in it for decades to follow. The older of two bungalows in the study a... More

Watts Log Cabin, Grandad Spring, Gravois Mills, Morgan County, MO

Watts Log Cabin, Grandad Spring, Gravois Mills, Morgan County, MO

Survey number: HABS MO-1782 Building/structure dates: after 1870 Initial Construction

Morgan House, U.S. Route 17, South Mills, Camden County, NC

Morgan House, U.S. Route 17, South Mills, Camden County, NC

Survey number: HABS NC-27 Building/structure dates: ca. 1800 Initial Construction

Cook-Thomas House, Columbus, Muscogee County, GA

Cook-Thomas House, Columbus, Muscogee County, GA

Survey number: HABS GA-111 Building/structure dates: ca. 1850 Initial Construction

Casa de la Guardia, Baluarte de San Antonio, San Juan, San Juan Municipio, PR

Casa de la Guardia, Baluarte de San Antonio, San Juan, San Juan Munici...

Significance: It was constructed in 1897 to house the soldiers who manned the gun emplacement in the San Antonio bastion. Its walls were built of brick masonry covered in stucco, with wood joists supporting the... More

M. Leibovitz Building, 1818 East Seventh Avenue, Tampa, Hillsborough County, FL

M. Leibovitz Building, 1818 East Seventh Avenue, Tampa, Hillsborough C...

Significance: The building is representative of the transition between old and modern construction styles. Its balcony was the last of the old Ybor City balconies, and the railings and decorative patterns were... More

Third Street Historic District, Lindsey Harness Shop, 213 Washington Street, Wausau, Marathon County, WI

Third Street Historic District, Lindsey Harness Shop, 213 Washington S...

Significance: Part of the Third Street Historic District. George Lindsey conducted his harness business on the first floor and lived on the second floor of this structure until about 1900. The building then b... More

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