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1801
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IDAHO - Ada County - Historic Districts

Barber Dam and Lumber Mill
(added 1978 - Ada County - #78001037)
E of Boise , Boise
(100 acres, 3 buildings, 3 structures)
Historic Significance: Information Potential, Event
Area of Significance: Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Industry
Cultural Affiliation: Industrial,American
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Extractive Facility, Manufacturing Facility, Water Works
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Landscape
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Park

Boise Capitol Area District
(added 1976 - Ada County - #76000663)
Roughly bounded by 6th and Bannock, N. 8th, 8th, State, 5th Ana Jefferson Sts. , Boise
(180 acres, 7 buildings, 1 object)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Et al., Tourtellotte & Hummel
Architectural Style: Other, Moderne, Beaux Arts
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private , State , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Recreation And Culture, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Capitol, Courthouse, Hotel, Religious Structure, Work Of Art (Sculpture, Carving, Rock Art)
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Religion
Current Sub-function: Capitol, Courthouse, Government Office, Hotel, Religious Structure, Specialty Store

Boise Historic District
(added 1977 - Ada County - #77000448)
Also known as Old Boise
5th and 6th Sts., both sides of Idaho and Main Sts. , Boise
(100 acres, 32 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Campbell & Wayland, Tourtellotte & Hummel
Architectural Style: Other, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Moderne
Area of Significance: European, Commerce, Social History, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Social
Historic Sub-function: Business, Civic, Clubhouse, Hotel, Professional, Restaurant
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Social
Current Sub-function: Business, Civic, Fire Station, Hotel, Professional, Restaurant

Diversion Dam and Deer Flat Embankments
(added 1976 - Ada County - #76000666)
SE of Boise on Boise River , Boise
(650 acres, 1 building, 2 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: US Reclamation Service
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Engineering, Conservation, Industry, Agriculture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Energy Facility, Water Works
Current Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Current Sub-function: Energy Facility, Water Works

Fort Boise
(added 1972 - Ada County - #72000433)
About 1.5 mi. NE of State Capitol , Boise
(4400 acres, 10 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: US Army
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Military, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Defense
Historic Sub-function: Fortification, Military Facility
Current Function: Health Care
Current Sub-function: Hospital

Fort Street Historic District
(added 1982 - Ada County - #82000199)
Roughly bounded by Fort, State, 6th, and 16th Sts. , Boise
(1000 acres, 251 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Mixed (More Than 2 Styles From Different Periods)
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Domestic, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Religion
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling

Guffey Butte--Black Butte Archeological District
(added 1978 - Ada County - #78001038)
Also known as See Also:Swan Falls Dam and Power Plant
Address Restricted , Grandview
(140000 acres, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Information Potential
Area of Significance: Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Prehistoric, Historic - Aboriginal
Cultural Affiliation: Great Basin, Plateau, Shoshone
Period of Significance: 500-999 BC, 499-0 BC, 499-0 AD, 1900-1750 AD, 1749-1500 AD, 1499-1000 AD, 1000-500 AD, 1000-1499 BC
Owner: Federal , State , Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Camp, Village Site, Work Of Art (Sculpture, Carving, Rock Art)
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Landscape
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Park, Underwater

Harrison Boulevard Historic District
(added 1980 - Ada County - #80001286)
An irregular pattern along Harrison Blvd. , Boise
(1190 acres, 427 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman, Tudor Revival, Queen Anne
Area of Significance: Landscape Architecture, Social History, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Hyde Park Historic District
(added 1982 - Ada County - #82000211)
Both sides of N. 13th St. between Alturas and Brumback Sts. , Boise
(50 acres, 14 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Tourtellotte & Hummel
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival, Queen Anne
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Function: Domestic

Lower Main Street Commercial Historic District
(added 1980 - Ada County - #80001290)
Also known as See Also:Idanha Hotel
Main St. between 10th and 12th Sts. , Boise
(40 acres, 12 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Romanesque, Renaissance
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Business, Department Store, Professional, Restaurant, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Business, Department Store, Professional, Restaurant, Specialty Store

Mittleider Farmstead Historic District
(added 2003 - Ada County - #03000122)
Also known as 01-19814
575 Rumpel Ln. , Meridian
(25 acres, 9 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Mittleider, Christian
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Architecture, Agriculture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Animal Facility, Storage
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Animal Facility, Storage

Old Idaho State Penitentiary
(added 1974 - Ada County - #74000729)
Also known as Idaho Territorial Prison
2200 Warm Springs Ave. , Boise
(5100 acres, 15 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Romanesque
Area of Significance: Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: State
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: Correctional Facility
Current Function: Government
Current Sub-function: Correctional Facility

South Eighth Street Historic District
(added 1977 - Ada County - #77000450)
Also known as The Warehouse District
Roughly bounded by 8th, 9th, Miller, and Broad Sts. , Boise
(80 acres, 21 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Wayland & Fennell, Tourtellotte & Co.
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Commerce, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Warehouse
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Warehouse

Spaulding, Almon W. and Dr. Mary E., Ranch
(added 1994 - Ada County - #94001363)
Also known as Caron, Harvey E. and Katherine Caron, Ranch
3805 N. Cole Rd. , Boise
(200 acres, 8 buildings, 3 structures)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Agriculture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Irrigation Facility, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Landscape
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Garden, Irrigation Facility, Single Dwelling

State Street Historic District
(added 1978 - Ada County - #78001036)
Jefferson, 2nd and 3rd Sts. , Boise
(51 acres, 16 buildings)
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Other, Queen Anne, Colonial Revival
Historic Person: Morrison,Gov. John,et al.
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Education, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Warm Springs Avenue Historic District
(added 1980 - Ada County - #80001287)
Also known as See Also:Moore-Cunningham House
Warm Springs Ave. , Boise
(530 acres, 89 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Other, Queen Anne, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private , State
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

West Warm Springs Historic District
(added 1977 - Ada County - #77000451)
Warm Springs Ave., Main, 1st, 2nd, and Idaho Sts. , Boise
(100 acres, 14 buildings, 3 structures)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Wayland & Fennell, Tourtellotte & Co.
Architectural Style: Other, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Queen Anne
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store




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