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2714 Monument Avenue (House), Richmond, Independent City, VA

2714 Monument Avenue (House), Richmond, Independent City, VA

Survey number: HABS VA-1258 National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 90002098

Ladd Field, Fort Wainwright, Fairbanks, Fairbanks North Star Borough, AK

Ladd Field, Fort Wainwright, Fairbanks, Fairbanks North Star Borough, ...

Significance: Construction of the Fairbanks Cold Weather Experimental Air Base was begun in the Fall of 1938. Only a railroad spur, grading and workers camp had been completed when the airfield was named Ladd ... more

Centre Market Square Historic District, Market Street, Wheeling, Ohio County, WV

Centre Market Square Historic District, Market Street, Wheeling, Ohio ...

Significance: In September, 1850, the Centre Market Building was erected between 22nd and 23rd Street on Market Street. This created a new locus for mercantile activity in Wheeling. As new businesses located he... more

Murallas del Viejo San Juan, Bateria de San Fernando, San Juan, San Juan Municipio, PR

Murallas del Viejo San Juan, Bateria de San Fernando, San Juan, San Ju...

Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: N509 Survey number: HABS PR-135-G National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 66000930

Thompson Falls Hydroelectric Project, Garage, On road to powerhouse, Thompson Falls, Sanders County, MT

Thompson Falls Hydroelectric Project, Garage, On road to powerhouse, T...

Significance: It represents vernacular outbuildings built for practical uses, without concern for architectural style. Such outbuildings were common in residential areas. Survey number: HAER MT-90-C Building/... more

524 West High Street, Peoria, Peoria County, IL

524 West High Street, Peoria, Peoria County, IL

1991 Charles E. Peterson Prize, Honorable Mention Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-188 Survey number: HABS IL-1179 National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 76000725

Death Valley Ranch, Service Station-Gas Tank House, Death Valley Junction, Inyo County, CA

Death Valley Ranch, Service Station-Gas Tank House, Death Valley Junct...

Significance: A large part of Albert Johnson's program for Death Valley Ranch centered around his desire for complete comfort and self sufficiency in an otherwise harsh and normally depriving environment. John... more

Going-to-the-Sun Road System Details, West Glacier, Flathead County, MT

Going-to-the-Sun Road System Details, West Glacier, Flathead County, M...

Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-2 Survey number: HAER MT-67-C National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 97000345

Bos Farm, 4605 Cameron Bridge Road West, Manhattan, Gallatin County, MT

Bos Farm, 4605 Cameron Bridge Road West, Manhattan, Gallatin County, M...

2017 Charles E. Peterson Prize, Second Place Significance: The Bos Farm exhibits characteristics of several phases of the vernacular building form of early homesteads in the Gallatin Valley. This area, close to... more

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

Alamo Madre Acequia, East of Alamo Street, North of Durango Boulevard, San Antonio, Bexar County, TX

Alamo Madre Acequia, East of Alamo Street, North of Durango Boulevard,...

Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-2 Survey number: HAER TX-1-C Building/structure dates: 17h1 Initial Construction

Bullocks-Wilshire Department Store, 3050 Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angeles, Los Angeles County, CA

Bullocks-Wilshire Department Store, 3050 Wilshire Boulevard, Los Angel...

Significance: The Bullocks-Wilshire Department Store was built in 1928 as the first department store outside the main downtown business district of Los Angeles. In opening this 'branch' department of his downt... more

St. Stephen's Methodist Episcopal Church, Rectory, 5213 Germantown Avenue, Philadelphia, Philadelphia County, PA

St. Stephen's Methodist Episcopal Church, Rectory, 5213 Germantown Ave...

Significance: A typical Germantown house of the 18th century. Survey number: HABS PA-1708

Fort Hill, Spring House, Clemson University Campus, Clemson, Pickens County, SC

Fort Hill, Spring House, Clemson University Campus, Clemson, Pickens C...

Significance: Although restored, the Spring House is representative of the building technology available to keep nineteenth-century foodstuffs chilled. Typically in Spring Houses, planters kept dairy products s... more

Bolton, Waldorf, Charles County, MD

Bolton, Waldorf, Charles County, MD

Survey number: HABS MD-893

Alaska Standard, Suisun Bay Reserve Fleet, Benicia, Solano County, CA

Alaska Standard, Suisun Bay Reserve Fleet, Benicia, Solano County, CA

STORED ON SITE. mchr Significance: From 1959 to 1985, the tanker Alaska Standard delivered refined petroleum products kerosene, lubricants, marine diesel fuel, home heating oil, gasoline to towns, canneries, an... more

Richard M. Fairbourn Farm, Chicken Coop, 170 West, 11,400 South, South Jordan, Salt Lake County, UT

Richard M. Fairbourn Farm, Chicken Coop, 170 West, 11,400 South, South...

Survey number: HABS UT-131-E Building/structure dates: 1908 Initial Construction

Snavely's Ford House, Sharpsburg, Washington County, MD

Snavely's Ford House, Sharpsburg, Washington County, MD

Significance: This house is most significant for its history both prior to and during the Civil War Battle of Antietam. Survey number: HABS MD-963 National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 66000038

Fort Rodman Military Reservation, Military Transport Garage, Near Battery Cross, New Bedford, Bristol County, MA

Fort Rodman Military Reservation, Military Transport Garage, Near Batt...

Significance: The garage is an example of a "temporary" structure built by the army during World War II. Survey number: HABS MA-1256-AC

Holy Assumption Russian Orthodox Church Complex, Kenai, Kenai Peninsula Borough, AK

Holy Assumption Russian Orthodox Church Complex, Kenai, Kenai Peninsul...

Significance: The Holy Assumption Russian Orthodox Church has been the principal and most enduring representative of Russian culture in south-central Alaska from 1841 to the present. For the Kenaitze Indians, ... more

Magnolia Cemetery, White Mausoleum, 70 Cunnington Avenue, Charleston, Charleston County, SC

Magnolia Cemetery, White Mausoleum, 70 Cunnington Avenue, Charleston, ...

2009 Charles E. Peterson Prize, Fourth Place Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: N1400 Survey number: HABS SC-700-D National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 78002502

Manatoc Reservation, Dan Boone Cabin, 1075 Truxell Road, Peninsula, Summit County, OH

Manatoc Reservation, Dan Boone Cabin, 1075 Truxell Road, Peninsula, Su...

2009 Charles E. Peterson Prize, Second Place Significance: Dan Boone is one of three cabins that share a site with another group of three. Although they seem relatively small in size, there cabins fit up to 8 c... more

Town of Fisher, U.S. Highway 171, Fisher, Sabine Parish, LA

Town of Fisher, U.S. Highway 171, Fisher, Sabine Parish, LA

1995 Charles E. Peterson Prize, Entry Significance: Fisher is the last of the Louisiana sawmill towns built during the lumbering heyday at the turn of the century. It is located on U.S. Hwy. 171 between Hodges... more

3705 Alpine Street, Southwest (House), 3705 Alpine Street, Southwest, Huntsville, Madison County, AL

3705 Alpine Street, Southwest (House), 3705 Alpine Street, Southwest, ...

Significance: This dwelling is one of numerous two-story wooden frame duplexes Merrimack Mill built for mill operatives and their families in 1900 when the Massachusetts-based company erected their first mill s... more

Covered Bridge, Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz County, CA

Covered Bridge, Santa Cruz, Santa Cruz County, CA

Survey number: HABS CA-1551 National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 84001194

Well House, 1009 Monroe Street, Herndon, Fairfax County, VA

Well House, 1009 Monroe Street, Herndon, Fairfax County, VA

This documentation was completed for a class at the University of Virginia & subsequently donated to the HABS collection. Significance: Although no firm construction date can be applied, the Well House was buil... more

Log House, Boonville, Cooper County, MO

Log House, Boonville, Cooper County, MO

Survey number: HABS MO-1387 Building/structure dates: ca. 1835 Initial Construction

Magnolia Plantation, Corn Crib, LA Route 119, Natchitoches, Natchitoches Parish, LA

Magnolia Plantation, Corn Crib, LA Route 119, Natchitoches, Natchitoch...

1988 Charles E. Peterson Prize, Honorable Mention Survey number: HABS LA-1193-G National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 79001071

Dugway Proving Ground, German-Japanese Village, South of Stark Road, in WWII Incendiary Test Area, Dugway, Tooele County, UT

Dugway Proving Ground, German-Japanese Village, South of Stark Road, i...

Significance: The Dugway German-Japanese Village was the primary American site for testing incendiary bombs prior to large-scale attacks near the end of World War II against civilian targets such as Dresden, Ge... more

Wesley Jones Tobacco Barn, 3100 Zack’s Place, Huntingtown, Calvert County, MD

Wesley Jones Tobacco Barn, 3100 Zack’s Place, Huntingtown, Calvert Cou...

Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: N1555 Survey number: HABS MD-1323

Chesapeake & Ohio Canal, Culvert 39, Williamsport, Washington County, MD

Chesapeake & Ohio Canal, Culvert 39, Williamsport, Washington County, ...

Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-99 Survey number: HABS MD-218

Black Canyon Big Bridge, National Forest System Road 150North Star Road, Mimbres, Grant County, NM

Black Canyon Big Bridge, National Forest System Road 150North Star Roa...

Significance: Black Canyon Big Bridge is thought to be a Civilian Conservation Corps (CCC)-era bridge built between 1933 and 1942. The bridge is one of the only examples of a double span bridge built by the CCC... more

Maine Lobster Boat Shepherdess, Bridges Point Boatyard, Brooklin, Hancock County, ME

Maine Lobster Boat Shepherdess, Bridges Point Boatyard, Brooklin, Hanc...

Survey number: HAER ME-72 Building/structure dates: 1968 Initial Construction

Twelve Mile Camp (Gamble), Elko, Elko County, NV
Trail Shop, Storage Shed, 275' southeast of Northwest corner of Lodge, Cody, Park County, WY

Trail Shop, Storage Shed, 275' southeast of Northwest corner of Lodge,...

Significance: This storage shed id part of the Trail Shop complex, which was established halfway between Cody and Yellowstone National Park in 1922 by Wylie Sherwin to accommodate auto and bus tourists. Survey... more

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

Edith Farnsworth House, Rob Roy Bridge, 14520 River Road, Plano, Kendall County, IL

Edith Farnsworth House, Rob Roy Bridge, 14520 River Road, Plano, Kenda...

STORED OFF SITE AND ON SITE. mchr Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: N1603 Survey number: HABS IL-1105-E Building/structure dates: ca. 1997 Initial Construction

Magnolia Cemetery, William B. Smith Mausoleum, 70 Cunnington Avenue, Charleston, Charleston County, SC

Magnolia Cemetery, William B. Smith Mausoleum, 70 Cunnington Avenue, C...

2009 Charles E. Peterson Prize, Fourth Place Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: N1399 Survey number: HABS SC-700-C National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 78002502

Magnolia Cemetery, Jones Monument, 70 Cunnington Avenue, Charleston, Charleston County, SC

Magnolia Cemetery, Jones Monument, 70 Cunnington Avenue, Charleston, C...

2009 Charles E. Peterson Prize, Fourth Place Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: N1545 Survey number: HABS SC-700-P National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 78002502

Gary Building, 214-216 South Main Street, Saint Martinville, St. Martin Parish, LA

Gary Building, 214-216 South Main Street, Saint Martinville, St. Marti...

1988 Charles E. Peterson Prize, Entry Survey number: HABS LA-1183 Building/structure dates: 1860 Initial Construction

Hardin House, 511 West High Street, Peoria, Peoria County, IL

Hardin House, 511 West High Street, Peoria, Peoria County, IL

1991 Charles E. Peterson Prize, Honorable Mention Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-187 Survey number: HABS IL-1176 Building/structure dates: 1859 Initial Construction National Re... more

Sheep Camp, Building S7, Skagway, Skagway, AK

Sheep Camp, Building S7, Skagway, Skagway, AK

This survey was originally located in the Skagway-Hoonah-Angoon Census Area. The name of the county was changed to Skagway. Survey number: HABS AK-29-C

Gil Smith R Sloop PAULINE, Long Island Maritime Museum, West Sayville, Suffolk County, NY

Gil Smith R Sloop PAULINE, Long Island Maritime Museum, West Sayville,...

Significance: Gil Smith of Patchogue, NY was one of the most prolific boat designers and builders on Long Island, perhaps crafting more than four hundred small boats from 1876 to 1936. Primarily building shall... more

Jose Celso Barbosa House, 16 Calle de Barbosa, Bayamon, Bayamon Municipio, PR

Jose Celso Barbosa House, 16 Calle de Barbosa, Bayamon, Bayamon Munici...

2017 Leicester B. Holland Prize, Honorable Mention Significance: The Jose Celso Barbosa House Museum is a nineteenth century building located on Barbosa Street #16 in Bayamon, Puerto Rico. The construction show... more

Groveton Monument, Manassas, Manassas, VA

Groveton Monument, Manassas, Manassas, VA

Survey number: HABS VA-1039-B

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

Magnolia Cemetery, Ingraham Obelisk, 70 Cunnington Avenue, Charleston,...

2009 Charles E. Peterson Prize, Fourth Place Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: N1407 Survey number: HABS SC-700-L National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 78002502

Salt Mine Village, Salt Workers' Houses, No. 4, Avery Island, Iberia Parish, LA

Salt Mine Village, Salt Workers' Houses, No. 4, Avery Island, Iberia P...

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

Bethlehem Union Station, Between Lehigh Valley Railroad & Reading Railroad tracks adjacent to Hill-to-Hill Bridge, Bethlehem, Northampton County, PA

Bethlehem Union Station, Between Lehigh Valley Railroad & Reading Rail...

Significance: Two story brick over steel frame with a full height central waiting room, capped with the remnants of a stained glass skylight, glazed tile walls and shops around the perimeter. Built in 1924 bet... more

Pedroli Ranch House, Felix, Calaveras County, CA
Fleming Garden, 2750 Shasta Road, Berkeley, Alameda County, CA

Fleming Garden, 2750 Shasta Road, Berkeley, Alameda County, CA

2011 Leicester B. Holland Prize, Honorable Mention Significance: The Fleming Garden is an excellent and inspiring example of a privately-owned, all-native residential garden in California, and a remarkable test... more

Polish Brotherhood Meeting Hall, 523 South Fifth Street, Jeannette, Westmoreland County, PA

Polish Brotherhood Meeting Hall, 523 South Fifth Street, Jeannette, We...

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

U.S. San Antonio Arsenal, Stable, San Antonio Arsenal, San Antonio, Bexar County, TX

U.S. San Antonio Arsenal, Stable, San Antonio Arsenal, San Antonio, Be...

Significance: The stable building is one of several permanent structures of the San Antonio Arsenal Depot which were erected in the latter half of the nineteenth century. As such, it forms a part of a group of ... more

Dr. Charlton House, 220 East Ogelthorpe, Savannah, Chatham County, GA

Dr. Charlton House, 220 East Ogelthorpe, Savannah, Chatham County, GA

Survey number: HABS GA-286 Building/structure dates: ca. 1845 Initial Construction

Pratt Coal & Coke Company, Pratt Mines, Convict Cemetery, Bounded by First Street, Avenue G, Third Place & Birmingham Southern Railroad, Birmingham, Jefferson County, AL

Pratt Coal & Coke Company, Pratt Mines, Convict Cemetery, Bounded by F...

Significance: This cemetery provides evidence of the exploitative nature of southern industry. By 1900, black workers formed 65% of the coal mining labor forces and 90% of convicts working at the Pratt Mines. ... more

Clark-Wood House, North side of High Street, Wiscasset, Lincoln County, ME

Clark-Wood House, North side of High Street, Wiscasset, Lincoln County...

Significance: This is an unusual example of a double house. Survey number: HABS ME-87 Building/structure dates: 1852 Initial Construction

Spring Hill College, Sodality Chapel, Old Shell Road, Spring Hill, Mobile County, AL

Spring Hill College, Sodality Chapel, Old Shell Road, Spring Hill, Mob...

Survey number: HABS AL-34-D National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 73000365

John Swan House, Auxvasse, Callaway County, MO
Southside Virginia Railroad, Petersburg Freight Station, River Street, Petersburg, Petersburg, VA

Southside Virginia Railroad, Petersburg Freight Station, River Street,...

Survey number: HAER VA-28 Building/structure dates: ca. 1855 Initial Construction

Merchants Coal Company, Store, Morris Avenue & Stonycreek Street, Boswell, Somerset County, PA

Merchants Coal Company, Store, Morris Avenue & Stonycreek Street, Bosw...

Survey number: HAER PA-368-B Building/structure dates: ca. 1900 Initial Construction

Godwin Mill, Boiler & Engine House, Mill & Market Streets, Paterson, Passaic County, NJ

Godwin Mill, Boiler & Engine House, Mill & Market Streets, Paterson, P...

Significance: First leased in 1822, the Godwin Mill Lot housed one of the first large cotton spinning operations in Paterson. The Mill remained in operation until 1848, when it was destroyed by fire. Nine yea... more

Thirty-one-mile Stone, Bolton, Worcester County, MA
Agnews State Hospital, Garages for Nurses Home, Fourth Lane near South Circle Drive, Santa Clara, Santa Clara County, CA

Agnews State Hospital, Garages for Nurses Home, Fourth Lane near South...

Survey number: HABS CA-2710-AP Building/structure dates: 1914 Initial Construction Building/structure dates: 1998 Demolished

13 Fulton Street (House), Woodvale, Cambria County, PA

13 Fulton Street (House), Woodvale, Cambria County, PA

Survey number: HABS PA-5579 Building/structure dates: after 1910

Patterson Homestead, Blacksmith Shop, 5100 South Nineteenth Avenue, Bozeman, Gallatin County, MT

Patterson Homestead, Blacksmith Shop, 5100 South Nineteenth Avenue, Bo...

2012 Charles E. Peterson Prize, Honorable Mention Significance: This log structure served as the original homestead dwelling for Patterson upon settlement. The hand hewn logs originally rested directly on the g... more

Arbutus Lodge (House), 60 River Avenue, Island Heights, Ocean County, NJ

Arbutus Lodge (House), 60 River Avenue, Island Heights, Ocean County, ...

Survey number: HABS NJ-1201 Building/structure dates: 1890 Initial Construction

Chesapeake & Ohio Canal, Frame House No. 2, Lock 20 Vicinity, Great Falls, Montgomery County, MD

Chesapeake & Ohio Canal, Frame House No. 2, Lock 20 Vicinity, Great Fa...

Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-44 Survey number: HABS MD-56-N

Milwaukee Art Museum, War Memorial Center, 700 North Art Museum Drive, Milwaukee, Milwaukee County, WI

Milwaukee Art Museum, War Memorial Center, 700 North Art Museum Drive,...

Survey number: HABS WI-370-A Building/structure dates: 1957 Initial Construction

Hummelbaugh Farm, Pleasonton Avenue, Gettysburg, Adams County, PA

Hummelbaugh Farm, Pleasonton Avenue, Gettysburg, Adams County, PA

Significance: The farm house was used by General Alfred Pleasonton of the Union as a headquarters during the Battle of Gettysburg and also as a hospital by U.S. troops. Confederate Gen. William Barksdale died a... more

Newgate Tavern, Centreville, Fairfax County, VA
Malden Historic District, 4203 Malden Drive (Shop), Malden, Kanawha County, WV

Malden Historic District, 4203 Malden Drive (Shop), Malden, Kanawha Co...

Significance: This very new building does not contribute to the historic ambiance of Malden but is nevertheless a part of the streetscape which forms the present-day commercial/residential aspect of the communi... more