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1-5 North Street (House), Woodvale, Cambria County, PA

1-5 North Street (House), Woodvale, Cambria County, PA

Survey number: HABS PA-5576 Building/structure dates: ca. 1916 Initial Construction

Small Cabin, Aquasco, Prince George's County, MD
I. V. Saunders House

I. V. Saunders House

Survey number: HABS NY-3 Building/structure dates: 1844 Initial Construction

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

Camp Curry, Ice Rink Building, Curry Village, Mariposa County, CA

Camp Curry, Ice Rink Building, Curry Village, Mariposa County, CA

Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: N64 Survey number: HALS CA-65-K

Howard Double House, Wattsburg, Erie County, PA
McVeigh Home, Cottage No. 1, Moloka'i Island, Kalaupapa, Kalawao County, HI

McVeigh Home, Cottage No. 1, Moloka'i Island, Kalaupapa, Kalawao Count...

Survey number: HABS HI-95-B National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 76002145

250 Government Street (Ironwork), Mobile, Mobile County, AL

250 Government Street (Ironwork), Mobile, Mobile County, AL

Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-2 Survey number: HABS AL-7-D

Rocky Flats Plant, Standards Laboratory, Immediately north of 215A water tower & adjacent to Third Street, Golden, Jefferson County, CO

Rocky Flats Plant, Standards Laboratory, Immediately north of 215A wat...

Significance: This building is a primary contributor of the Rocky Flats Plant historic district, and is associated with the U.S. strategy of nuclear military deterrence during the Cold War, a strategy considere... more

American Fire Insurance Company Building, 308-310 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

American Fire Insurance Company Building, 308-310 Walnut Street, Phila...

Significance: Incorporated in 1810, the American Fire Insurance Company was the first company in the state of Pennsylvania is conduct a general fire insurance business. Survey number: HABS PA-1386

Store Building, Tombstone, Cochise County, AZ

Store Building, Tombstone, Cochise County, AZ

Survey number: HABS AZ-209 National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 66000171

Fort Randall, Latrine & Bath, Northeast of intersection of California Boulevard & Nurse Drive, Cold Bay, Aleutian Islands, AK

Fort Randall, Latrine & Bath, Northeast of intersection of California ...

Significance: Throughout the Aleutian Islands, the military constructed wood frame latrines and baths to provide personnel with hot showers and relatively comfortable bathroom facilities. This 1942 building wa... more

Femco Farm, Steel Grain Bin, Kent, Wilkin County, MN
Volcano, General View, Volcano, Amador County, CA
House, Sainte Genevieve, Ste. Genevieve County, MO

House, Sainte Genevieve, Ste. Genevieve County, MO

Survey number: HABS MO-1624 Building/structure dates: ca. 1850 Initial Construction National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 66000892

Royal Weidner & Agnes Kane House, 211 Ruskin Drive, Altoona, Blair County, PA

Royal Weidner & Agnes Kane House, 211 Ruskin Drive, Altoona, Blair Cou...

Survey number: HABS PA-5906 Building/structure dates: ca. 1915- ca. 1917 Initial Construction

C. B. Gruwell & Company Building, 206 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mahaska County, IA

C. B. Gruwell & Company Building, 206 High Avenue West, Oskaloosa, Mah...

Significance: Masonry load-bearing walls with brick and clapboard front. Measures approximately 20' x 100'. First-floor plan has a display area and office in the front and storage in the rear. Two-bedroom ap... more

819 Vine Street (Commercial Building), Cincinnati, Hamilton County, OH

819 Vine Street (Commercial Building), Cincinnati, Hamilton County, OH

Significance: Italianate late-nineteenth-century commercial building contributing to the older homogeneity of the area. Survey number: HABS OH-2353 Building/structure dates: 1887 Initial Construction Buildin... more

FHWA Creek Bridge, Spanning FHWA Creek at Northeast Entrance Road, Lake, Teton County, WY

FHWA Creek Bridge, Spanning FHWA Creek at Northeast Entrance Road, Lak...

Significance: FHWA Creek Bridge typifies the early design philosophy of the National Park Service, which was to use indigenous materials to harmonize manmade features with their natural surroundings. This phil... more

William Binney House, 72 Prospect Street, Providence, Providence County, RI

William Binney House, 72 Prospect Street, Providence, Providence Count...

Significance: This large brick house is a typical example of the architecture of the mid-19th Century in Providence. It was built for a prominent Providence lawyer and banker. Survey number: HABS RI-224 Buil... more

6666 Ranch, Water Tower, 1102 Dash for Cash Road, Guthrie, King County, TX

6666 Ranch, Water Tower, 1102 Dash for Cash Road, Guthrie, King County...

2008 Charles E. Peterson Prize, Entry Survey number: HABS TX-3536-C

510 Bullitt Avenue (Apartments), 510 Bullitt Avenue, Jeannette, Westmoreland County, PA

510 Bullitt Avenue (Apartments), 510 Bullitt Avenue, Jeannette, Westmo...

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

Drover's Inn, Moscow Mills, Lincoln County, MO

Drover's Inn, Moscow Mills, Lincoln County, MO

Survey number: HABS MO-156 Building/structure dates: 1842 Initial Construction

Hydraulic Mine, Downieville, Sierra County, CA
3132 O Street, Northwest (House), Washington, District of Columbia, DC

3132 O Street, Northwest (House), Washington, District of Columbia, DC

Survey number: HABS DC-749 National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 67000025

The Landscapes of the Battlefield of Franklin, Tennessee, Franklin, Williamson County, TN

The Landscapes of the Battlefield of Franklin, Tennessee, Franklin, Wi...

Significance: The historical significance of these three sites is intertwined with the story of the Civil War Battle of Franklin, 30 November, 1864. Following General William T. Sherman's Union victory in Atla... more

Hause Smokehouse, State Route 401 (East Nantmeal Township), East Nantmeal, Chester County, PA

Hause Smokehouse, State Route 401 (East Nantmeal Township), East Nantm...

Significance: This structure, erected c. 1815, represents a typical early 19th century log smokehouse. Survey number: HABS PA-1206 Building/structure dates: ca. 1815 Initial Construction

Parsons-Taylor House, South Fourth & Ferry Streets, Easton, Northampton County, PA

Parsons-Taylor House, South Fourth & Ferry Streets, Easton, Northampto...

Survey number: HABS PA-1008 Building/structure dates: 1757 Initial Construction

Lehigh Valley Railroad, Easton Station, Corner of Canal Street & Smith Avenue at Third Street Bridge over Lehigh River, Easton, Northampton County, PA

Lehigh Valley Railroad, Easton Station, Corner of Canal Street & Smith...

Significance: Combination REA, freight depot, and passenger station laid out beneath the main line viaduct of the Lehigh Valley Railroad (LVRR). An interlocking tower marks the west end of the station, adjacen... more

Fort Thomas Military Reservation Administrative Officers' Quarters, Building No. 2-3, 2-3 Alexander Circle, Fort Thomas, Campbell County, KY

Fort Thomas Military Reservation Administrative Officers' Quarters, Bu...

Significance: It is a contributing resource in the Fort Thomas Military Reservation National Register of Historic Places district nomination, which details the reservation's significance for its association wit... more

Salt Sulphur Springs, Cottages, U.S. Route 219, Salt Sulphur Springs, Monroe County, WV

Salt Sulphur Springs, Cottages, U.S. Route 219, Salt Sulphur Springs, ...

Significance: Last remaining pair of guest cottages at the Salt Sulphur Springs resort complex. Originally, there were five cottages, closely spaced and linked by verandahs. Survey number: HABS WV-117-D Buil... more

Tenement Houses, 421-423 East York Street, Savannah, Chatham County, GA

Tenement Houses, 421-423 East York Street, Savannah, Chatham County, G...

Survey number: HABS GA-2134 Building/structure dates: 1831 Initial Construction

Burbank-Hatheway Summer or Well House, Main Street, Suffield, Hartford County, CT

Burbank-Hatheway Summer or Well House, Main Street, Suffield, Hartford...

Significance: Built about 1796, when the Burbank-Hatheway place was owned by Oliver Phelps, who also had the north ell and part of the west ell added to the house. Asher Benjamin was the architect for the work... more

Liberty Historic District, Gold Placer's Incorporated Claim, Route 2, Cle Elum, Liberty, Kittitas County, WA

Liberty Historic District, Gold Placer's Incorporated Claim, Route 2, ...

Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-30 Survey number: HABS WA-163-I

Ringfield, King Creek, Yorktown, York County, VA

Ringfield, King Creek, Yorktown, York County, VA

Survey number: HABS VA-318 Building/structure dates: after 1700 Initial Construction Building/structure dates: ca. 1910 Demolished

Royal House, 5011 Germantown Avenue, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

Royal House, 5011 Germantown Avenue, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County...

Significance: This early 19th century house is named for Jacob S. Royal, victualler, who bought the property in 1853. Survey number: HABS PA-1709

Poinsett State Park , 6660 Poinsett Park Road, Wedgefield, Sumter County, SC

Poinsett State Park , 6660 Poinsett Park Road, Wedgefield, Sumter Coun...

Entry 2014 HALS Challenge: Documenting Landscapes of the New Deal, Honorable Mention recipient. Significance: Poinsett State Park gains its significance through its association with the Civilian Conservation Co... more

New York State Barge Canal, Grain Elevator Terminal, Henry Street Basin, Brooklyn, Kings County, NY

New York State Barge Canal, Grain Elevator Terminal, Henry Street Basi...

Significance: This 1,800,000 bushel (2,250,000 cubic feet) capacity grain storage facility was originally built as part of the New York State Barge Canal system. It comprises 120 circular reinforced concrete b... more

Milestone, Route 9, Leicester, Worcester County, MA
Britton House, Main Street, Murfreesboro, Hertford County, NC

Britton House, Main Street, Murfreesboro, Hertford County, NC

Survey number: HABS NC-12 Building/structure dates: ca. 1800 Initial Construction

Half-Timbered Colony House, Bethel, Shelby County, MO

Half-Timbered Colony House, Bethel, Shelby County, MO

Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-131 Survey number: HABS MO-1147-D Building/structure dates: ca. 1850 Initial Construction

Jacob Crow Farm, Smoke House, Crow Creek Road, 1 mile south of intersection of Routes 15 & 28, Cameron, Marshall County, WV

Jacob Crow Farm, Smoke House, Crow Creek Road, 1 mile south of interse...

Significance: The smoke house was a common feature of most farms in the area. Before the introduction of electric freezers, smoking provided a popular means of preserving meat for family use. Raw meat, especi... more

2707 Keyworth Avenue (Rowhouse), Baltimore, Independent City, MD

2707 Keyworth Avenue (Rowhouse), Baltimore, Independent City, MD

Significance: Build wide and shallow enough to allow sunlight to reach every room, this is an early example of so-called "daylight" houses that were constructed near Baltimore's parks between 1915 and 1955, as ... more

George C. Thomas Memorial Library, 901 First Avenue, Fairbanks, Fairbanks North Star Borough, AK

George C. Thomas Memorial Library, 901 First Avenue, Fairbanks, Fairba...

Survey number: HABS AK-136 National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 72001542

Hinton House, Main Street, Gatesville, Gates County, NC

Hinton House, Main Street, Gatesville, Gates County, NC

Survey number: HABS NC-50 Building/structure dates: after 1700 Initial Construction Building/structure dates: after 1800 Subsequent Work

Bertha & Joseph Zierer House, 1404 Second Avenue, Altoona, Blair County, PA

Bertha & Joseph Zierer House, 1404 Second Avenue, Altoona, Blair Count...

Survey number: HABS PA-5827 Building/structure dates: 1916 Initial Construction

Chicago Ironwork, 613 North Wabash Avenue (Cast Iron Fence), 613 North Wabash Avenue, Chicago, Cook County, IL
237-241 South Bunker Hill Avenue (House), Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, CA

237-241 South Bunker Hill Avenue (House), Los Angeles, Los Angeles Cou...

Significance: Bunker Hill District was developed during the first waves of real-estate speculation and boom that came with the extension of Southern Pacific Railroad to Los Angeles in 1876, and the construction... more

Standard Lime & Stone Quarry, Worker's House No. 4, County Route 27, Millville, Jefferson County, WV

Standard Lime & Stone Quarry, Worker's House No. 4, County Route 27, M...

Significance: Worker's House No. 4 is an intact surviving example of the vernacular domestic building tradition of company housing at the Standard Quarry. Survey number: HAER WV-49-W

Menasha Lock & Dam, Storage Building, Approximately 130 feet east of Menasha Lock, Menasha, Winnebago County, WI

Menasha Lock & Dam, Storage Building, Approximately 130 feet east of M...

Significance: The storage building functions as part of the daily operation of the Menasha Lock and Dam Complex. Survey number: HAER WI-90-D Building/structure dates: ca. 1970 Initial Construction National R... more

Clay Spur Bentonite Plant & Camp, Cooler, Clay Spur Siding on Burlington Northern Railroad, Osage, Weston County, WY

Clay Spur Bentonite Plant & Camp, Cooler, Clay Spur Siding on Burlingt...

Significance: The Clay Spur Bentonite Plant and Camp is associated with the early 20th century bentonite mining industry in Wyoming and the United States. The Clay Spur Bentonite District was the center of the... more

Staff Row, Freezer Shelter, Moloka'i Island, Kalaupapa, Kalawao County, HI

Staff Row, Freezer Shelter, Moloka'i Island, Kalaupapa, Kalawao County...

Survey number: HABS HI-88-E National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 76002145

Lady Bird Johnson Park 1932 Ornamental Pear , Lady Bird Johnson Park, Columbia Island, South terminus, Near Boundary Channel Bridge, Arlington, Arlington County, VA

Lady Bird Johnson Park 1932 Ornamental Pear , Lady Bird Johnson Park, ...

For related documentation, see also HALS VA-12 (Lady Bird Johnson Park 1932 Crabapple), HALS VA-14 (Lady Bird Johnson Park Eastern Cottonwood), HALS VA-15 ("Methuselah" Willow Oak), HALS VA-66 (Mount Vernon Mem... more

Cooper-2BR Ranch, Bunkhouse, Gunnison, Gunnison County, CO

Cooper-2BR Ranch, Bunkhouse, Gunnison, Gunnison County, CO

Survey number: HABS CO-25-B Building/structure dates: ca. 1881- ca. 1906 Initial Construction Building/structure dates: 1977 Demolished

Hoffman Farm, Main House, Keedysville Road, Sharpsburg, Washington County, MD

Hoffman Farm, Main House, Keedysville Road, Sharpsburg, Washington Cou...

Survey number: HABS MD-961-A National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 66000038

Union Market, 1530-1536 West Sixth Street, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, CA

Union Market, 1530-1536 West Sixth Street, Los Angeles, Los Angeles Co...

Significance: Carl's Market is one of a series of "supermarkets" designed by Morgan, Walls & Clements. Essentially all of these were utilitarian sheds with a sculptural sign/street facade. With a few exceptio... more