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DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA - District of Columbia County - Historic Districts

Anacostia Historic District
(added 1978 - District of Columbia County - #78003050)
Roughly bounded by Good Hope Rd., 16th St., Mapleview , Washington
(830 acres, 550 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other, Italianate
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling

Armed Forces Retirement Home--Washington
(added 2007 - District of Columbia County - #07001237)
Also known as United States Soldiers' and Airmen's Home
3700 N Capitol St NW , Washington
(2720 acres, 39 buildings, 43 structures, 16 objects)
Historic Significance: Person, Event, Information Potential, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Degges, William H., et.al.
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late Victorian
Historic Person: Lincoln, Abraham
Significant Year: 1842, 1851, 1862
Area of Significance: Entertainment/Recreation, Agriculture, Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Military, Politics/Government, Social History, Health/Medicine
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Domestic, Government, Health Care, Landscape, Recreation And Culture, Religion, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Auditorium, Government Office, Hospital, Natural Feature, Religious Structure, Road-Related, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Health Care, Landscape, Recreation And Culture, Religion, Transportation
Current Sub-function: Auditorium, Horticulture Facility, Hospital, Natural Feature, Religious Structure, Road-Related, Single Dwelling

Blagden Alley--Naylor Court Historic District
(added 1990 - District of Columbia County - #90001734)
Also known as See Also:Bruce, Blanch K., House
Bounded by O, 9th, M, & 10th Sts. NW. , Washington
(98 acres, 154 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Mid 19th Century Revival, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Social History, Black, Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: State , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling

Capitol Hill Historic District
(added 1976 - District of Columbia County - #76002127)
Also known as See Also:Marine Corps Commandant's House;U.S. Marine Barrack
Roughly bounded by Virginia Ave., SE., S. Capitol St., F St. NE., and 14th Sts. SE & NE. , Washington
(7100 acres, 8200 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Romanesque, Other, Queen Anne
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Military
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Federal , Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Causeway, The
(added 1990 - District of Columbia County - #90000910)
Also known as Tregaron;See Also:Cleveland Park Historic District
3029 Klingle Rd., NW. , Washington
(205 acres)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Person
Architect, builder, or engineer: Shipman,Ellen, Platt,Charles Adam
Architectural Style: Other, Colonial Revival
Historic Person: Davies,Joseph Edward
Significant Year: 1912, 1941
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Landscape Architecture, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Education
Current Sub-function: School

Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Historical Park
(added 1966 - District of Columbia County - #66000036)
Also known as Chesapeake and Ohio Canal
Bordering the Potomac River from Georgetown, D.C. to Cumberland, Maryland , Washington
(202390 acres, 54 buildings, 368 structures, 5 objects)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Wright,Benjamin, Multiple
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Engineering, Conservation, Economics, Military, Transportation
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Water-Related
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Landscape
Current Sub-function: Park

Civil War Fort Sites
(added 1974 - District of Columbia County - #74000274)
Also known as See Also:Civil War Fort Sites (Boundary Increase)
Civil War Forts from Battery Kemble, NW to Fort Gremble, SW , Washington
(607 acres)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Military
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Defense
Historic Sub-function: Fortification
Current Function: Landscape
Current Sub-function: Park

Civil War Fort Sites (Boundary Increase)
(added 1978 - District of Columbia County - #78003439)
Also known as Fort Circle;Defenses of Washington;See Also:Civil War Fort S
S of Washington on Rosier Bluff, N of Washington off George Washington Parkway , Washington
(693 acres)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Military
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Defense
Historic Sub-function: Fortification
Current Function: Landscape
Current Sub-function: Park

Cleveland Park Historic District
(added 1987 - District of Columbia County - #87000628)
Also known as See Also:Rosedale;Twin Oaks;Causeway,The
Roughly bounded by Tilden St., Connecticut Ave., Klingle Rd., and Wisconsin Ave. , Washington
(2800 acres, 1000 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Et al., Allen,Francis R.
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman, Queen Anne, Italianate
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Federal , State , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Cloverdale
(added 1990 - District of Columbia County - #90001115)
Also known as Pierce Shoemaker House
2600 and 2608 Tilden St. NW. , Washington
(9 acres, 6 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Downtown Historic District
(added 2001 - District of Columbia County - #84003901)
Roughly, Seventh St. from Pennsylvania Ave. to Mt. Vernon Sq., and F St. between Eleventh and Seventh Sts., NW , Washington
(500 acres, 195 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Commerce, European, Asian, Social History, Religion, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Federal , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Government Office, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Religion

Dupont Circle Historic District
(added 1978 - District of Columbia County - #78003056)
Also known as See Also:Dupont Circle Historic District(Boundary Increase)
Roughly bounded by Florida and Rhode Island Aves., T, 17th, 21st, and 22nd Sts. , Washington
(1700 acres, 2930 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Carrere & Hastings, McKim,Mead & White
Architectural Style: Romanesque, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Queen Anne
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: State , Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Social
Historic Sub-function: Business, Civic, Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Social
Current Sub-function: Business, Civic, Diplomatic Building, Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling

Dupont Circle Historic District (Boundary Increase)
(added 2005 - District of Columbia County - #05000539)
Various areas within an area roughly bounded by 16th St., T St., Florida, 23rd and M St. NW , Washington
(468 acres, 70 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Mullett, A.B., Wenig, Julius
Architectural Style: Second Empire, Queen Anne
Area of Significance: Architecture, Social History, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Business, Hotel, Institutional Housing, Multiple Dwelling, Professional, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Transportation
Current Sub-function: Clubhouse, Hotel, Institutional Housing, Meeting Hall, Multiple Dwelling, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Dupont Circle Historic District (Boundary Increase)
(added 1985 - District of Columbia County - #85000238)
Also known as See also:Dupont Circle Historic District (00000000)
Roughly bounded by Florida Ave., 16th, 22nd, and T Sts., Rhode Island Ave. and N St. , Washington
(162 acres, 187 buildings, 1 object)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

East and West Potomac Parks
(added 1973 - District of Columbia County - #73000217)
Also known as Potomac Flats
Bounded by Constitution Ave., 17th St., Independence Ave., Washington Channel, Potomac River, and Rock Creek Park , Washington
(3949 acres, 3 buildings, 3 structures, 9 objects)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Area of Significance: Architecture, Landscape Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1825-1849
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Landscape, Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Forest, Outdoor Recreation, Work Of Art (Sculpture, Carving, Rock Art)
Current Function: Landscape, Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Forest, Outdoor Recreation, Work Of Art (Sculpture, Carving, Rock Art)

Eighteen Hundred Block Park Road, NW.
(added 1978 - District of Columbia County - #78003057)
1801--1869 Park Rd., NW. , Washington
(18 acres, 15 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival, Queen Anne
Area of Significance: Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Fifteenth Street Financial Historic District
(added 2006 - District of Columbia County - #84003900)
Also known as See Also:US Treasury Bldg.;Rhodes Tavern;National Metropolit
Fifteenth St., from Pennsylvania Ave. to I St., NW , Washington
(107 acres, 12 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Beaux Arts
Area of Significance: Commerce, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Federal , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Financial Institution
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Financial Institution

Foggy Bottom Historic District
(added 1987 - District of Columbia County - #87001269)
Bounded by New Hampshire Ave., Twenty-fourth, Twenty-sixth, H, and K Sts., NW , Washington
(30 acres, 136 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Grimm,Norman, McCartney,Peter
Architectural Style: Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture, Other-Ethnic
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Fourteenth Street Historic District
(added 1994 - District of Columbia County - #94000992)
Also known as See Also:72001426;86002923;66000866;76002131;73002096;840008
Roughly bounded by S, 12th, N and 15th Sts., NW. , Washington
(1050 acres, 485 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Brown, Glenn, et al.
Architectural Style: Modern Movement, Late Victorian, Mid 19th Century Revival
Area of Significance: Black, Transportation, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Business, Multiple Dwelling, School, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Business, Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling

Fourteenth Street Historic District (Boundary Increase)
(added 2007 - District of Columbia County - #07000421)
1400 Blks of P St., Rhode Island Ave., N St. and Massachusetts Ave., NW , Washington
(182 acres, 24 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Speiden & Speiden, et.al.
Architectural Style: Federal, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Commerce, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Federal , Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Business, Institutional Housing, Multiple Dwelling, Restaurant, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Business, Institutional Housing, Multiple Dwelling, Restaurant, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Foxhall Village Historic District
(added 2007 - District of Columbia County - #07001221)
Bounded by Reservoir Rd. NW, Glover-Archibald Park, P St. NW & Foxhall Rd. NW. , Washington
(290 acres, 388 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Boss, Harry K., et.al.
Architectural Style: Tudor Revival
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Gallaudet College Historic District
(added 1974 - District of Columbia County - #74002160)
Florida Ave. and 7th St., NE. , Washington
(147 acres, 9 buildings, 1 object)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: French,Daniel Chester, Vaux,Withers & Co.
Architectural Style: Gothic
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: College
Current Function: Education
Current Sub-function: College

Gallinger Municipal Hospital Psychopathic Ward
(added 1989 - District of Columbia County - #89000074)
Also known as Buildings 20--23,District of Columbia General Hospital
Reservation 13, 19th St. and Massachusetts Ave., SE , Washington
(30 acres, 4 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Wynne,George E., Ashford,Showden
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Health/Medicine, Social History, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: State
Historic Function: Health Care
Historic Sub-function: Hospital
Current Function: Health Care
Current Sub-function: Clinic

George Washington Memorial Parkway
(added 1995 - District of Columbia County - #95000605)
Also known as Clara Barton Parkway
Roughly, S side of the Potomac R. from American Legion to Memorial Bridge and N side from Brickyard Rd. to Chain Bridge , Washington
(71460 acres, 1010 structures)
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: FHwA, NPS
Architectural Style: Other
Historic Person: Barton Clara, et al.
Significant Year: 1930, 1966
Area of Significance: Transportation, Landscape Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Landscape, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Park, Road-Related
Current Function: Landscape, Transportation
Current Sub-function: Park, Road-Related

Georgetown Academy for Young Ladies
(added 1991 - District of Columbia County - #90002146)
Also known as Georgetown Visitation Convent and Preparatory School
1524 35th St., NW. , Washington
(224 acres, 14 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Starkweather,Norris, Pettit,Richard
Architectural Style: Italianate, Colonial Revival, Federal
Historic Person: Neale,Leonard,et al.
Significant Year: 1816, 1819
Area of Significance: Education, Social History, Religion, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Church Related Residence, School
Current Function: Education, Religion
Current Sub-function: Church Related Residence, School

Georgetown Historic District
(added 1967 - District of Columbia County - #67000025)
Also known as See Also:Dumbarton Oaks Park and Montrose Park
Roughly bounded by Whitehaven St., Rock Creek Park, Potomac River, and Georgetown University campus , Washington
(7500 acres, 3340 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Federal, Colonial Revival, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Business, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Business, Single Dwelling

Grant Road Historic District
(added 2004 - District of Columbia County - #04000116)
4400 and 4500 blks of Grant Rd., NW , Washington
(25 acres, 13 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Burrows, Tyson, Paxton, THomas
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture, Military, Transportation
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Transportation
Current Sub-function: Road-Related, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Greater U Street Historic District
(added 1998 - District of Columbia County - #98001557)
Roughly bounded by New Hamphire Ave., Florida Ave, 6th St., R St., and 16th St. , Washington
(0 acres, 1580 buildings)
Owner: Local , Private

Kalorama Triangle Historic District
(added 1987 - District of Columbia County - #87000627)
Also known as See Also:Lothrop Mansion
Roughly bounded by Connecticut Ave., Columbia Rd., and Calvert St. , Washington
(510 acres, 352 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Et al., Cooper,George S.
Architectural Style: Other, Colonial Revival, Mission/Spanish Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: State , Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling

Lafayette Square Historic District
(added 1970 - District of Columbia County - #70000833)
Also known as See Also:74002155;73002075;74002156;66000858;69000300;730020
Roughly between 15th and 17th Sts. and H St. and State and Treasury Places, exclusive of the White House and its grounds, Washington
(0 acres, 14 buildings, 5 objects)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Et al., L'Enfant,Pierre
Architectural Style: Late Victorian, Federal
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Landscape Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Federal , Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Government, Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Government Office, Museum, Plaza, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Government, Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Diplomatic Building, Government Office, Museum, Plaza

Langston Golf Course Historic District
(added 1991 - District of Columbia County - #91001525)
Also known as Langston Golf Course
Roughly, Anacostia Park N of Benning Rd. , Washington
(1450 acres)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Black
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Sport Facility
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Sport Facility

LeDroit Park Historic District
(added 1974 - District of Columbia County - #74002165)
Bounded roughly by Florida and Rhode Island Aves., 2nd and Elm Sts., Howard University , Washington
(426 acres, 100 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: McGill,James H.
Architectural Style: Italian Villa, Gothic
Area of Significance: Black, Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Logan Circle Historic District
(added 1972 - District of Columbia County - #72001426)
Jct. of Rhode Island and Vermont Aves. , Washington
(180 acres, 138 buildings, 1 structure, 1 object)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Et al, Russel,R.G.
Architectural Style: Romanesque, Second Empire
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling

Massachusetts Avenue Historic District
(added 1974 - District of Columbia County - #74002166)
Also known as See Also:73002073;71000993;73002079;73002076;73002091;730020
Both sides of Massachusetts Ave. between 17th St. and Observatory Circle, NW , Washington
(810 acres, 150 buildings, 3 structures)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Late Victorian, Beaux Arts
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Social History, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Government
Historic Sub-function: Diplomatic Building, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Social
Current Sub-function: Civic, Diplomatic Building, Organizational, Professional, Single Dwelling

Meridian Hill Park
(added 1974 - District of Columbia County - #74000273)
Bounded by 16th, Euclid, 15th, and W Sts., NW. , Washington
(119 acres, 24 structures, 6 objects)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple, Burnap, George
Architectural Style: Renaissance, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals
Area of Significance: Landscape Architecture, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Landscape
Historic Sub-function: Park
Current Function: Landscape
Current Sub-function: Park

Montrose Park
(added 2007 - District of Columbia County - #07001178)
Also known as Elderslie
R St. & Lovers' Ln. (Res. 324) , Washington
(157 acres, 1 building, 7 structures, 3 objects)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Burnap, George E., et.al.
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Social History, Landscape Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Entertainment/Recreation
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Extractive Facility, Horticulture Facility, Manufacturing Facility, Outdoor Recreation, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Monument/Marker, Outdoor Recreation, Park

Mount Pleasant Historic District
(added 1987 - District of Columbia County - #87001726)
Also known as See also:86002936;86003019;others?
Roughly bounded by Sixteenth & Harvard Sts., Rock Creek Church Rd., & Adams Mill Rd. , Washington
(2000 acres, 1075 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Mount Vernon Square Historic District
(added 1999 - District of Columbia County - #99001071)
Roughly bounded by New York Ave., 7th St., N St., and 1st St. NW , Washington
(1000 acres, 407 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Late Victorian, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals
Area of Significance: Architecture, Black, Community Planning And Development, Social History
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Government, Recreation And Culture, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Business, Fire Station, Multiple Dwelling, Professional, Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Government, Recreation And Culture, Religion
Current Sub-function: Business, Fire Station, Multiple Dwelling, Outdoor Recreation, Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling

Mount Vernon Triangle Historic District
(added 2006 - District of Columbia County - #06000191)
Roughly bounded by: 400 blks. Massachusettes Ave. NW and K St. NW, Prather's Alley and 5th St. NW , Washington
(44 acres, 24 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event, Information Potential
Architectural Style: Italianate, Second Empire
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce, Transportation, Historic - Non-Aboriginal
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Restaurant, Road-Related, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store, Warehouse
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Transportation, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Restaurant, Road-Related, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Mount Vernon West Historic District
(added 1999 - District of Columbia County - #99001070)
Roughly bounded by Rhode Island Ave., 6th St., Massachusetts Ave., and Vermont Ave. , Washington
(1250 acres, 599 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style: Italianate, Second Empire
Area of Significance: Social History, Black, Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Business, Financial Institution, Multiple Dwelling, Professional, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Religion
Current Sub-function: Business, Financial Institution, Multiple Dwelling, Professional, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

National Zoological Park
(added 1973 - District of Columbia County - #73002104)
3000 block of Connecticut Ave., NW. , Washington
(1650 acres, 14 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Et al., F.L.Olmsted & Co.
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Science, Conservation, Landscape Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Animal Facility, Museum, Park
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Animal Facility, Museum, Park

Old Woodley Park Historic District
(added 1990 - District of Columbia County - #90000856)
Roughly bounded by Rock Creek Park, 24th St., 29th St., Woodley Rd. and Cathedral Ave., NW. , Washington
(540 acres, 395 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure, Single Dwelling

Pennsylvania Avenue National Historic Site
(added 1966 - District of Columbia County - #66000865)
Roughly bounded by Constitution Ave., F St., 3rd, and 15th Sts. NW , Washington
(2000 acres, 84 buildings, 1 structure, 22 objects)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple, L'Enfant,Pierre
Architectural Style: Federal, Late Victorian, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals
Area of Significance: Architecture, Art, Landscape Architecture, Social History, Military, Community Planning And Development, Politics/Government
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Federal , Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Business, City Hall, Government Office, Hotel, Monument/Marker, Park, Professional
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Business, Courthouse, Government Office, Hotel, Monument/Marker, Museum, Professional

Rock Creek Park Historic District
(added 1991 - District of Columbia County - #91001524)
Also known as Reservation 339;69000014;73000223;80000348;90001295;73000222
Roughly, Rock Creek Park from Klingle Rd. to Montgomery County line , Washington
(17546 acres, 1 building, 19 structures, 1 object)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Person, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Olmsted,John C., Olmsted,Frederick Law,Jr.
Architectural Style: Other, Early Republic, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals
Historic Person: Pierce,Joshua
Significant Year: 1820, 1890, 1918
Area of Significance: Military, Conservation, Landscape Architecture, Entertainment/Recreation, Architecture, Other, Community Planning And Development, Industry, Engineering
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Federal , State
Historic Function: Defense, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Conservation Area, Fortification, Manufacturing Facility, Outdoor Recreation, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Conservation Area, Outdoor Recreation

Rock Creek and Potomac Parkway Historic District
(added 2005 - District of Columbia County - #05000367)
Also known as Lower Rock Creek Valley Historic District
Rock Creek and Potomac Parkway , Washington
( acres, 2 buildings, 15 structures, 3 objects)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Langdon, James G., Olmsted, Frederick Law, Jr.
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Engineering, Landscape Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Entertainment/Recreation
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction, Landscape, Recreation And Culture, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Natural Feature, Outdoor Recreation, Park, Road-Related, Water Works
Current Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction, Landscape, Recreation And Culture, Transportation
Current Sub-function: Natural Feature, Outdoor Recreation, Park, Road-Related, Water Works

Sheridan--Kalorama Historic District
(added 1989 - District of Columbia County - #89001743)
Also known as See Also:73002080;74002166;73002092;76002134;69000297;790031
Roughly bounded by Rock Creek Park, Connecticut Ave., NW., Florida Ave., NW., 22nd St., NW., and P St., NW. , Washington
(1900 acres, 516 buildings, 5 structures, 10 objects)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event, Person
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late Victorian, Modern Movement
Historic Person: Multiple
Area of Significance: Social History, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: State , Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Education, Government
Historic Sub-function: Diplomatic Building, Multiple Dwelling, School, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Education, Government
Current Sub-function: Diplomatic Building, Multiple Dwelling, School, Single Dwelling

Sixteenth Street Historic District
(added 1978 - District of Columbia County - #78003060)
16th St. between Scott Cir. and Florida Ave. NW , Washington
(400 acres, 112 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Romanesque, Beaux Arts, Italianate
Area of Significance: Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Organizational, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government
Current Sub-function: Diplomatic Building, Multiple Dwelling, Organizational, Single Dwelling

Sixteenth Street Historic District (Boundary Increase)
(added 2007 - District of Columbia County - #07000671)
16th St. NW , Washington
(6800 acres, 27 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Federal, Romanesque
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Business, Diplomatic Building, Hotel, Museum, Professional, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Government, Recreation And Culture, Religion
Current Sub-function: Business, Diplomatic Building, Hotel, Museum, Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling

St. Elizabeths Hospital
(added 1979 - District of Columbia County - #79003101)
2700 Martin Luther King Jr., Ave., SE. , Washington
(3364 acres, 128 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event, Person
Architect, builder, or engineer: Shepley,Rutan & Coolidge, Walter,Thomas U.
Architectural Style: Gothic, Gothic Revival
Historic Person: Nichols,Dr. Charles H.,et al.
Significant Year: 1852, 1878, 1902
Area of Significance: Architecture, Social History, Health/Medicine
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Funerary, Health Care
Historic Sub-function: Cemetery, Hospital
Current Function: Health Care
Current Sub-function: Hospital

Strivers' Section Historic District
(added 1985 - District of Columbia County - #85000239)
Roughly bounded by New Hampshire and Florida Aves., 17th and 18th Sts. along T, U, and Willard Sts. NW , Washington
(200 acres, 444 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Black, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Suitland Parkway
(added 1995 - District of Columbia County - #95000604)
From the Anacostia R. in the District of Columbia to Pennsylvania Ave. in Prince George's County, Maryland , Washington
(4189 acres, 87 structures)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Bureau of Public Roads, FHwA, NPS
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Transportation, Landscape Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Landscape, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Park, Road-Related
Current Function: Landscape, Transportation
Current Sub-function: Park, Road-Related

Takoma Park Historic District
(added 1983 - District of Columbia County - #83001416)
Roughly bounded by DC/MD boundary, 7th, Piney Branch, Aspen, and Fern Sts. , Washington
(1160 acres, 158 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival, Other, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Transportation, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Theodore Roosevelt Island National Memorial
(added 1966 - District of Columbia County - #66000869)
Also known as Mason's Island; Analostan Island
S of Key Bridge in the Potomac River , Washington
(900 acres, 10 structures, 11 objects)
Historic Significance: Information Potential, Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Gugler, Eric, Olmsted, F.L.
Architectural Style: Modern Movement
Area of Significance: Conservation, Art, Entertainment/Recreation, Military, Politics/Government, Community Planning And Development, Social History, Transportation, Landscape Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Defense, Domestic, Landscape, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Garden, Horticulture Facility, Military Facility, Road-Related, Single Dwelling, Water-Related
Current Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Conservation Area, Forest, Monument/Marker, Outdoor Recreation, Park, Unoccupied Land, Work Of Art (Sculpture, Carving, Rock Art)

U.S. Marine Corps Barracks and Commandant's House
(added 1972 - District of Columbia County - #72001435)
Also known as US Marine Barracks;Marine Corps Commandant's House
8th and I Sts., SE , Washington
(60 acres, 8 buildings)
Historic Significance: Person, Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Hadfield,George, Hornblower & Marshall
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Historic Person: Sousa,John Philip
Significant Year: 1801, 1805
Area of Significance: Military, Architecture, Performing Arts
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Defense
Historic Sub-function: Military Facility
Current Function: Defense
Current Sub-function: Military Facility

U.S. Soldiers' and Airmen's Home
(added 1974 - District of Columbia County - #74002176)
Also known as U.S. Military Asylum;The Old Soldiers' Home
Rock Creek Church Rd., NW , Washington
(60 acres, 4 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Military
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Health Care
Historic Sub-function: Sanatorium
Current Function: Health Care
Current Sub-function: Sanatorium

United Brick Corporation Brick Complex
(added 1978 - District of Columbia County - #78003061)
Also known as New York Avenue Brick Kilns
2801 New York Ave., NE. , Washington
(90 acres, 6 buildings, 20 structures)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Industry
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Washington Arsenal
(added 1978 - District of Columbia County - #78003527)
Also known as Fort Lesley J. McNair;Fort at Greenleaf's Point;U.S. Peniten
Fourth and P Sts., SW , Washington
(0 acres)
Owner: Federal

Washington Heights Historic District
(added 2006 - District of Columbia County - #06000875)
Bounded by Columbia Rd., NW, 19th St. NW, 18th St. NW and Florida Ave. NW , Washington
(465 acres, 347 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: et.al., Speiden & Speiden
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Government, Recreation And Culture, Religion, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Diplomatic Building, Rail-Related, Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store, Theater
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure, Restaurant, School, Secondary Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Washington Navy Yard
(added 1973 - District of Columbia County - #73002124)
8th and M Sts., SE , Washington
(410 acres, 33 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Et al., Latrobe,Benjamin
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Industry, Architecture, Military
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Defense
Historic Sub-function: Military Facility, Naval Facility
Current Function: Defense, Government
Current Sub-function: Government Office, Military Facility

Washington Navy Yard (Boundary Increase)
(added 2008 - District of Columbia County - #07001356)
Also known as Washington Navy Yard Annex Historic District
Generally bounded by M St., Anacostia R., Isaac Hull Ave. & 2nd St. SE. , Washington
(340 acres, 6 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Information Potential, Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: et.al., Griffen, Ira P.
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival, Romanesque
Area of Significance: Military, Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Industry, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Defense, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Arms Storage, Energy Facility, Fortification, Manufacturing Facility, Naval Facility, Rail-Related, Road-Related
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Business




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