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INDIANA - Porter County

Bailley, Joseph, Homestead (added 1966 - - #66000005)
Also known as Bailly,Joseph,Homestead and Cemetery
W of Porter on U.S. 20 in Indiana Dunes National Lakeshore , Porter
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Historic Person: Bailey,Joseph
Significant Year: 1834, 1914, 1822
Area of Significance: Commerce, Architecture, Exploration/Settlement, Social History
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Funerary, Religion, Social
Historic Sub-function: Cemetery, Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Funerary, Vacant/Not In Use, Work In Progress
Current Sub-function: Cemetery, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Bartlett Real Estate Office (added 2004 - - #04000208)
Also known as Beverly Shores Administration Building
500 South Broadway , Beverly Shores
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Post, Leo, Mertz, Fred
Architectural Style: Mission/Spanish Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Government
Historic Sub-function: Business, City Hall
Current Function: Government
Current Sub-function: City Hall

Beverly Shores South Shore Railroad Station (added 1989 - - #89000411)
Broadway Ave. and US 12 , Beverly Shores
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Transportation
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Rail-Related, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Transportation, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Rail-Related

Beverly Shores--Century of Progress Architectural District (added 1986 - - #86001472)
Also known as World's Fair Houses
208, 210, 212, 214, and 215 Lake Front Dr. , Beverly Shores
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Et al., Scholer,Walter
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture, Invention
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Domestic, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Museum, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Landscape
Current Sub-function: Park, Single Dwelling

Brown, George, Mansion (added 1998 - - #98001101)
Also known as 127-108-09028
700 W. Porter Ave. , Chesterton
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Hine, Cicero
Architectural Style: Queen Anne
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Education
Current Sub-function: Educational Related Housing

Chesterton Commercial Historic District (added 1999 - - #99001102)
109-193 N. Calument Rd. and 130-134 N. Calumet Rd. , Chesterton
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Italianate, Romanesque
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Government
Historic Sub-function: Business, City Hall, Department Store, Financial Institution, Professional, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Business, Financial Institution, Professional, Restaurant, Specialty Store

Chesterton Residential Historic District (added 2009 - - #09001134)
Also known as 127-108-08000
Roughly a two block area between Lincoln & W. Indiana Aves. , Chesterton
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: DeMass, Nathan, Christianson, Henry
Architectural Style: Mid 19th Century Revival, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure, Single Dwelling

Coambs, Norris and Harriet, Lustron House (added 1992 - - #92001165)
Also known as Coambs-Morrow House;127-108-09046
411 Bowser Ave. , Chesterton
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Et al., Lustron Corp.
Architectural Style: Other, Moderne
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Collier Lodge Site (added 2009 - - #09001133)
Address Restricted , Kouts
Historic Significance: Information Potential
Area of Significance: Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Historic - Aboriginal, Prehistoric
Cultural Affiliation: Early to Late Archaic, Hopewell, Early & Late Woodland, Potawatom, Upper Mississippian, Euro-Americ
Period of Significance: 7500-7999 BC, 7000-7499 BC, 5000-6999 BC, 3000-4999 BC, 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1900-1750 AD, 1749-1500 AD, 1499-1000 AD, 1000-2999 BC, 1000 AD-999 BC
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Funerary, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Recreation And Culture, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Camp, Department Store, Hotel, Manufacturing Facility, Outdoor Recreation, Pedestrian Related, Processing
Current Function: Work In Progress

Dune Acres Clubhouse (added 2007 - - #06001295)
Also known as 127-175-05012
Clubhouse Dr. , Dune Acres
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Studebaker, Alden
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman
Area of Significance: Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Social
Historic Sub-function: Clubhouse
Current Function: Social
Current Sub-function: Clubhouse

Gilson, Clinton D., Barn (added 1984 - - #84001229)
Also known as The Gilson Barn
522 W. 650 S , Hebron
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Gilson,Clinton David
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence
Historic Sub-function: Animal Facility
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence
Current Sub-function: Animal Facility

Haste-Crumpacker House (added 2010 - - #10000374)
208 N Michigan St , Valparaiso
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Second Empire, Queen Anne
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Heritage Hall (added 1976 - - #76000016)
Also known as Flint Hall
Campus Mall, S. College Ave. , Valparaiso
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Education
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: Educational Related Housing
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Education
Current Sub-function: Professional

Horner, Imre and Maria, House (added 1996 - - #96001006)
2 Merrivale Ave. , Beverly Shores
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Kolb, Otto
Architectural Style: International Style
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Immanuel Lutheran Church (added 1982 - - #82000028)
308 N. Washington St. , Valparaiso
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Riedel,J. M. F.
Architectural Style: Other, Gothic
Area of Significance: Architecture, Religion
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure
Current Function: Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure

Loring, Dr. David J., Residence and Clinic (added 1984 - - #84000520)
Also known as Valparaiso Woman's Club
102 Washington St. , Valparaiso
Historic Significance: Person, Event
Historic Person: Loring,Dr. David J.
Significant Year: 1914, 1924, 1905
Area of Significance: Health/Medicine, Social History
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Health Care, Social
Historic Sub-function: Civic, Medical Business/Office, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Social
Current Sub-function: Civic

McCallum, William, House (added 2007 - - #06001293)
Also known as 127-642-34163
507 E. Lincolnway , Valparaiso
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

New York Central Railroad Passenger Depot (added 1998 - - #98001103)
Also known as 127-108-09011
220 Broadway , Chesterton
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Lakeshore and Michigan Southern
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman
Area of Significance: Architecture, Transportation
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Rail-Related
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Business

Nike Missile Site C47 (added 2000 - - #99001669)
Also known as NIKE Missile Base C47-Portage-Wheeler
Co. Rds. 700 N. and 600 N. , Portage
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Social History, Military, Politics/Government
Period of Significance: 1950-1974
Owner: Federal , Private
Historic Function: Defense
Historic Sub-function: Air Facility
Current Function: Recreation And Culture, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Outdoor Recreation

Porter County Jail and Sheriff's House (added 1976 - - #76000017)
Also known as Historical Society of Porter County Old Jail Museum
153 Franklin St. , Valparaiso
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Shade & Lampke, Rose,R.
Architectural Style: Other, Italianate
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Domestic, Government
Historic Sub-function: Correctional Facility, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Education, Government, Recreation And Culture, Work In Progress
Current Sub-function: Correctional Facility, Museum

Porter County Memorial Hall (added 1984 - - #84001231)
Also known as Memorial Opera House
104 Indiana Ave. , Valparaiso
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Lembke,Charles F.
Architectural Style: Queen Anne
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Theater
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Theater

Porter Town Hall (added 2000 - - #00000678)
303 Franklin St. , Porter
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Furst, Charles J., Weber, Alfred P.
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: City Hall
Current Function: Government
Current Sub-function: City Hall

Rose, David Garland, House (added 1980 - - #80000030)
156 Garfield St. , Valparaiso
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Rose,David Garland
Architectural Style: Gothic Revival, Other
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

Skinner, DeForest, House (added 2008 - - #08000568)
Also known as Skinner Homestead
208 Washington St , Valparaiso
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Other, Italianate
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
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

Valparaiso Downtown Commercial District (added 1990 - - #90000327)
Also known as See Also:Porter County Jail and Sheriff's House;Porter Count
Roughly bounded by Jefferson, Morgan, Indiana, and Napoleon , Valparaiso
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Other, Italianate
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Commerce, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Government, Social
Historic Sub-function: Business, City Hall, Department Store, Financial Institution, Meeting Hall, Post Office, Professional
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Government, Social
Current Sub-function: Business, City Hall, Department Store, Financial Institution, Meeting Hall, Post Office, Professional

Weller House (added 1982 - - #82000029)
Also known as The Old Prison Farm
1200 North Rd. , Chesterton
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Italianate
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Government
Historic Sub-function: Correctional Facility, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Wolf, Josephus, House (added 2007 - - #07001281)
Also known as 127-520-10034
453 W 700 N. , Valparaiso
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Italianate
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Animal Facility, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Young, Martin, House (added 2007 - - #07000208)
Also known as 127-108-08012
324 Second St. , Chesterton
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Miles, Thomas J.
Architectural Style: Italianate
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling




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