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1861, April 12
First guns are fired in Civil War at Union installation at Fort Sumter, South Carolina, over question of southern states' right to secede from the Union.
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ALABAMA - Lee County

Auburn Players Theater (added 1973 - - #73000351)
Also known as Presbyterian Church
College Ave. at Thach St. , Auburn
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Reese,Edwin
Architectural Style: Other, Gothic Revival, Gothic
Area of Significance: Art, Performing Arts, Religion
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education, Health Care, Recreation And Culture, Religion, Social
Historic Sub-function: Civic, Hospital, Religious Structure, School, Theater
Current Function: Education

Auburn University Historic District (added 1976 - - #76000338)
Also known as Auburn University
Auburn University campus , Auburn
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: College
Current Function: Education
Current Sub-function: College

Burton, Robert Wilton, House (added 1980 - - #80000701)
315 E. Magnolia St. , Auburn
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Queen Anne
Historic Person: Burton,Robert Wilton
Significant Year: 1885
Area of Significance: Literature, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Cullars Rotation (added 2003 - - #03000231)
Also known as Alvis Field
Woodfield Dr., E of US 29 , Auburn
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Education, Agriculture, Science
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: State
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Education
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Research Facility
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Education
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Research Facility

Darden, Dr. J.W., House (added 2009 - - #09000605)
1323 Auburn St. , Opelika
Historic Significance: Event, Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Clayton, Nelson, Parks, Clifford
Architectural Style: Mixed (More Than 2 Styles From Different Periods), Bungalow/Craftsman
Historic Person: Darden, Dr. J.W.
Area of Significance: Black, Architecture, Health/Medicine
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Health Care
Historic Sub-function: Clinic, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum

Ebenezer Missionary Baptist Church (added 1975 - - #75000317)
Thach St. and Auburn Dr. S , Auburn
Historic Significance: Person, Event
Historic Person: Glenn,Rev. Thomas
Significant Year: 1870
Area of Significance: Black, Religion
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Geneva Street Historic District (added 1987 - - #87000981)
Roughly bounded by S. Seventh, Glenn, Stowe, Geneva, and S. Tenth Sts., and Ave. C , Opelika
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Jenkins Farmhouse (added 2008 - - #07001390)
1190 Co. Rd. 38 , Dupree
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Lee County Courthouse (added 1973 - - #73000353)
S. 9th St. between Aves. A and B , Opelika
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Andrews & Stevens, Bryan,Andrew J.
Architectural Style: Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture, Engineering
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: Courthouse
Current Function: Government
Current Sub-function: Courthouse

Loachapoka Historic District (added 1973 - - #73000352)
Both sides of AL 14 in Loachapoka , Loachapoka
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other, Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Transportation, Education, Agriculture, Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Recreation And Culture, Religion
Current Sub-function: Museum, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling

Lowther House Complex (added 1993 - - #93000986)
Also known as DesPortes House Complex
Lee Co. Rd. 318 , Smiths Station
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

McLain, Dr. Andrew D., Office and Drug Store (added 1983 - - #83002978)
Main and Crawford Sts. , Salem
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Commerce, Health/Medicine
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Business, Professional
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Noble Hall (added 1972 - - #72000163)
Also known as Frazier-Brown House
3 mi. N of Auburn on Shelton Mill Rd. , Auburn
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Foster,Henry
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Northside Historic District (added 2001 - - #01001409)
Roughly Bounded by 7th Ave., 3rd St., 2nd Ave., and N. 11th St. , Opelika
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Queen Anne, Bungalow/Craftsman
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Domestic, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Hotel, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Religion, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Business, Hotel, Multiple Dwelling, Professional, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling

Old Main and Church Street Historic District (added 1978 - - #78003194)
Roughly bounded by E. Drake Ave., Western RR of Alabama, N. Gay St., N. College St. and Bragg Ave. and Warrior Ct. , Auburn
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Greek Revival, Italianate, Stick/Eastlake
Historic Person: Cary,Dr. Charles Allen
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Rail-Related, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling

Old Rotation (added 1988 - - #87002390)
Auburn University , Auburn
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Education, Agriculture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: State
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields

President's Mansion, Old (added 2003 - - #03000423)
Also known as The Social Center
277 W. Thach Ave., Auburn University , Auburn
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Hudnut, Joseph
Architectural Style: Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Social History, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: State
Historic Function: Domestic, Social
Historic Sub-function: Meeting Hall, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Education
Current Sub-function: College

Railroad Avenue Historic District (added 1984 - - #84000640)
Also known as See Also:Lee County Courthouse;Old Post Office and Federal B
Roughly bounded by 7th and 10th Sts., 1st Ave. and Ave. B , Opelika
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce, Transportation
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Business, Warehouse
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Business

Scott-Yarbrough House (added 1975 - - #75000318)
101 DeBardeleben St. , Auburn
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Historic Person: Scott,Col. Nathaniel J.,et al.
Significant Year: 1847
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Education, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1825-1849
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Spring Villa (added 1978 - - #78000494)
6 mi. (9.6 km) SE of Opelika on Spring Villa Rd. , Opelika
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Younge,William Penn
Architectural Style: Gothic Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Domestic, Landscape, Social
Historic Sub-function: Civic, Park, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Recreation And Culture

Summers Plantation (added 1991 - - #91000095)
Also known as Cooper House;Long,William,Plantation
475 Lee Rd. 181 , Opelika
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Summers,John, Long,William
Architectural Style: Mid 19th Century Revival, Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Landscape
Current Sub-function: Conservation Area, Single Dwelling

Sunny Slope (added 2009 - - #08001116)
Also known as William F. Samford House
1031 S. College St. , Auburn
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

U.S. Post Office (added 1976 - - #76000339)
Also known as George W. Andrews Federal Building
701 Ave. A , Opelika
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Wetmore,James A.
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival, Renaissance
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: Government Office, Post Office
Current Function: Government
Current Sub-function: Government Office

U.S. Post Office (added 1983 - - #83002979)
144 Tichenor Ave. , Auburn
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Barnes,Charles H.
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: Post Office
Current Function: Government
Current Sub-function: Post Office

Yarbrough, Franklin, Jr., Store (added 1989 - - #89000309)
Co. Hwy. 68 , Beaulah
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Commerce, Social History, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Social
Historic Sub-function: Hotel, Meeting Hall, Multiple Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use




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