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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
Nike Hercules Missile Battery Summit Site, High Explosives Magazine, Anchorage, Anchorage, AK

Nike Hercules Missile Battery Summit Site, High Explosives Magazine, A...

Survey number: HAER AK-18-D Building/structure dates: ca. 1959 Initial Construction Building/structure dates: 1979 Subsequent Work

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

Rocky Flats Plant, Access Control Building, North of building 771, in parking area 71, just south of North Perimeter Road, Golden, Jefferson County, CO

Rocky Flats Plant, Access Control Building, North of building 771, in ...

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

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
Over-the-Horizon Backscatter Radar Network, Columbia Falls Radar Site Receive Sector One Communications Antennas, At the end of Shadagee Ridge Road, Columbia Falls, Washington County, ME

Over-the-Horizon Backscatter Radar Network, Columbia Falls Radar Site ...

Significance: The Over-the-Horizon Backscatter radar network was an important physical and scientific product of the Cold War. From theories that had been conceived in the days of early long-distance radio tran... more

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

Star Supply Company, Church Street & Old State Route 51, Star Junction, Fayette County, PA

Star Supply Company, Church Street & Old State Route 51, Star Junction...

See also HAER PA-320 for related documentation. Includes photographs & written data. Survey number: HAER PA-321 Building/structure dates: 1890 Initial Construction

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

Watervliet Arsenal, Building 34, South Broadway, on Hudson River, Watervliet, Albany County, NY

Watervliet Arsenal, Building 34, South Broadway, on Hudson River, Wate...

Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-2 Survey number: HAER NY-225 National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 66000503

Market, Rainier Avenue, Port Gamble, Kitsap County, WA

Market, Rainier Avenue, Port Gamble, Kitsap County, WA

Survey number: HAER WA-156 Building/structure dates: 1903 Initial Construction National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 66000746

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

Santa Ana River Hydroelectric System, Aqueduct, Redlands, San Bernardino County, CA

Santa Ana River Hydroelectric System, Aqueduct, Redlands, San Bernardi...

Survey number: HAER CA-130-T Building/structure dates: 1898 Initial Construction Building/structure dates: 1905 Subsequent Work Building/structure dates: 1904 Subsequent Work

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

Edwards Air Force Base, North Base, Bachelor Officers' Quarters T-1, Second & C Streets, Boron, Kern County, CA

Edwards Air Force Base, North Base, Bachelor Officers' Quarters T-1, S...

Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: N731 Survey number: HAER CA-170-YY

Rose Island Lighthouse, Rose Island, Newport, Newport County, RI

Rose Island Lighthouse, Rose Island, Newport, Newport County, RI

Survey number: HAER RI-57 National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 87000033

Atchison, Topeka, Santa Fe Railroad, Albuquerque Shops, Lavatory, 908 Second Street, Southwest, Albuquerque, Bernalillo County, NM

Atchison, Topeka, Santa Fe Railroad, Albuquerque Shops, Lavatory, 908 ...

Significance: The Albuquerque Shops were built from 1914-1924 and serviced the Santa Fe Railway's rolling stock. Survey number: HAER NM-12-G Building/structure dates: 1914-1924 Initial Construction

Grant's Grist & Saw Mill, Wrentham Road, Cumberland, Providence County, RI

Grant's Grist & Saw Mill, Wrentham Road, Cumberland, Providence County...

Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-2 Survey number: HAER RI-13

Maine Lobster Boat Lady J, Southwest Harbor, Hancock County, ME

Maine Lobster Boat Lady J, Southwest Harbor, Hancock County, ME

Survey number: HAER ME-82 Building/structure dates: 1952 Initial Construction

Gebhard Brewery, 613 West Washington Street, Morris, Grundy County, IL

Gebhard Brewery, 613 West Washington Street, Morris, Grundy County, IL

Significance: The Gebhard Brewery (built 1896-1900) was owned by one of the largest landholding families in Morris, Illinois, and was a successful brewery and bottling operation until prohibition. Survey numbe... more

Whiting-Plover Paper Mill, Building No. 6, 3243 Whiting Road, Whiting, Portage County, WI

Whiting-Plover Paper Mill, Building No. 6, 3243 Whiting Road, Whiting,...

Significance: The Whiting-Plover mill is one of the oldest mills on the Wisconsin River. Survey number: HAER WI-56-F

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

Santa Ana River Hydroelectric System, SAR-1 Powder Magazine, Redlands, San Bernardino County, CA

Santa Ana River Hydroelectric System, SAR-1 Powder Magazine, Redlands,...

Survey number: HAER CA-130-M Building/structure dates: 1898 Initial Construction Building/structure dates: 1905 Subsequent Work Building/structure dates: 1904 Subsequent Work

Shoshone Falls Hydroelectric Project, Tunnel and Penstock, North Bank of Snake River, at West end of Intake, Tipperary Corner, Jerome County, ID

Shoshone Falls Hydroelectric Project, Tunnel and Penstock, North Bank ...

Significance: The concrete-lined tunnel was among the first, if not the first, permanent components of the Shoshone Falls Project. Begun in 1901, it took more than three years and several changes of ownership b... more

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

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

Oakland Army Base, Wharf Type, Oakland Outer Harbor, Oakland, Alameda County, CA

Oakland Army Base, Wharf Type, Oakland Outer Harbor, Oakland, Alameda ...

Significance: These facilities were used in support of Oakland Army Base's World War II mission. Survey number: HAER CA-125-O Building/structure dates: 1943 Initial Construction

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

Kennecott Copper Corporation, West Bunkhouse, On Copper River & Northwestern Railroad, Kennicott, Valdez-Cordova Census Area, AK

Kennecott Copper Corporation, West Bunkhouse, On Copper River & Northw...

Survey number: HAER AK-1-B National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 78003420

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

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

Appleton Locks & Dams, Sanitary Building at Lock 2, South of Upper Gate as West end of waste weir, Appleton, Outagamie County, WI

Appleton Locks & Dams, Sanitary Building at Lock 2, South of Upper Gat...

Significance: The sanitary building serves as part of the daily operation of the Appleton Locks and Dams Complex. Survey number: HAER WI-84-H Building/structure dates: 1970 Initial Construction

Superior Coal Mines, Concrete Foundation, Horse Thief Canyon, South Superior, Sweetwater County, WY

Superior Coal Mines, Concrete Foundation, Horse Thief Canyon, South Su...

Significance: Structure V is a concrete foundation. The foundation is located along the south slope of Horse Thief Draw approximately 1/3 mile northwest of Superior. The foundation is rectangular in shape wit... more

Haida Dugout Canoe, The Center for Wooden Boats, Seattle, King County, WA

Haida Dugout Canoe, The Center for Wooden Boats, Seattle, King County,...

Survey number: HAER WA-185 Building/structure dates: 2007 Initial Construction

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

U.S. Coast Guard Cutter EVERGREEN, New London, New London County, CT

U.S. Coast Guard Cutter EVERGREEN, New London, New London County, CT

Significance: This vessel was built to serve as a 180' U.S. Coast Guard cutter. The federal government purchased or built thirty-nine of these vessels, built in three sub-classes, from 1942 to 1944. The U.S. ... 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

St. Mary's Falls Canal, Soo Locks, Military Defense Subcomplex, Building No. 5, St. Mary's River at Falls, Sault Ste. Marie, Chippewa County, MI

St. Mary's Falls Canal, Soo Locks, Military Defense Subcomplex, Buildi...

Significance: Building No. 5 of the Military Defense subcomplex is significant as an element that contributes to the overall integrity of the Soo Lock complex. The facility also demonstrates the strategic impo... more

Baltimore Inner Harbor, Northwest branch of Patapsco River south of Pratt Street & between Light Street & Jones Falls, Baltimore, Independent City, MD

Baltimore Inner Harbor, Northwest branch of Patapsco River south of Pr...

Significance: The Inner Harbor, located at the heart of Baltimore, provided the foundation for the city's commercial economy in the late 18th and early 19th century. After the Great Fire of 1904, which destroy... more