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MASSACHUSETTS - Suffolk County - Historic Districts

1767 Milestones
(added 1971 - Suffolk County - #71000084)
Between Boston and Springfield along Old Post Rd. , Boston
(0 acres, 40 objects)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Transportation
Period of Significance: 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner: Private , State
Historic Function: Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Monument/Marker
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Monument/Marker

Anderson, Larz, Park Historic District
(added 1985 - Suffolk County - #85003245)
Bounded by Goddard and Avon Sts. , Boston
(620 acres, 7 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event, Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Historic Person: Anderson,Larz,et al.
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Landscape Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1750-1799
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Landscape
Current Sub-function: Park

Back Bay Historic District
(added 1973 - Suffolk County - #73001948)
Also known as See also:First Baptist Church,Trinity Church,Old South Churc
Roughly bounded by the Charles River, Arlington, Providence, Boylston and Newbury Sts., and Charlesgate East , Boston
(3400 acres, 1440 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Information Potential, Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Mid 19th Century Revival, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Art, Prehistoric, Landscape Architecture, Engineering, Community Planning And Development, Religion, Social History, Architecture
Cultural Affiliation: Prehistoric Indian, Late Archaic
Period of Significance: 3000-3499 BC, 2500-2999 BC, 2000-2499 BC, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1500-1999 BC, 1000-1499 BC
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Religion
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Beach-Knapp District
(added 1980 - Suffolk County - #80000462)
Roughly bounded by Harrison Ave., Washington, Kneeland, and Beach Sts. , Boston
(4 acres, 6 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Greek Revival, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture, Performing Arts
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Business, Hotel, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Business, Hotel

Beacon Hill Historic District
(added 1966 - Suffolk County - #66000130)
Also known as See Also:Otis, (Second) Harrison Gray,House
Bounded by Beacon St., the Charles River Embankment, and Pinckney, Revere, and Hancock Sts. , Boston
(1050 acres, 1500 buildings)
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Bulfinch,Charles
Architectural Style: Greek Revival, Federal, Colonial Revival
Historic Person: Parkman,Francis,et al.
Significant Year: 1795
Area of Significance: Literature, Architecture, Performing Arts
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Bellingham Square Historic District
(added 1985 - Suffolk County - #85000030)
Roughly bounded by Broadway, Shawmut, Chestnut, and Shurtleff Sts. , Chelsea
(280 acres, 114 buildings, 2 objects)
Historic Significance: Event, Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Other, Colonial Revival, Classical Revival
Historic Person: McClintock,Edward
Significant Year: 1908, 1929
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Commerce, European, Community Planning And Development, Other, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Federal , Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government
Historic Sub-function: Business, City Hall, Multiple Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government
Current Sub-function: Business, City Hall, Multiple Dwelling

Blackstone Block Historic District
(added 1973 - Suffolk County - #73000315)
Area bound by Union, Hanover, Blackstone, and North Sts. , Boston
(23 acres, 20 buildings, 1 object)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Federal, Mid 19th Century Revival, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749, 1650-1699
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Specialty Store

Blue Hills Parkway
(added 2003 - Suffolk County - #03000574)
Blue Hills Parkway , Milton Boston
(120 acres, 5 structures, 2 objects)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: et.al., Eliot, Charles
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Transportation, Landscape Architecture, Engineering, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: State
Historic Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Natural Feature, Outdoor Recreation, Park, Road-Related
Current Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture, Transportation
Current Sub-function: Natural Feature, Outdoor Recreation, Park, Road-Related

Boston African American National Historic Site
(added 1980 - Suffolk County - #80004396)
Museum of Afro American History, Dudley Station, Box 5 , Boston
(10 acres, 16 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Federal
Area of Significance: Black, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Domestic, Education, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum

Boston Common
(added 1987 - Suffolk County - #87000760)
Also known as See Also:Boston Common and Public Garden
Beacon, Park, Tremont, Boylston, and Charles St. , Boston
(500 acres)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Entertainment/Recreation
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749, 1650-1699, 1600-1649
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Landscape
Historic Sub-function: Park, Plaza
Current Function: Landscape
Current Sub-function: Park, Plaza

Boston Common and Public Garden
(added 1972 - Suffolk County - #72000144)
Also known as Tremont Street Subway;See Also:Boston Common;Boston Public G
Beacon, Park, Tremont, Boylston, and Arlington Sts. , Boston
(740 acres, 2 buildings, 25 objects)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Area of Significance: Conservation, Art, Politics/Government, Landscape Architecture, Military
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749, 1650-1699, 1600-1649
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Monument/Marker, Park
Current Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Monument/Marker, Park

Boston Consumptives Hospital
(added 2002 - Suffolk County - #01001557)
Also known as Boston Sanatorium
249 River St. , Boston
(520 acres, 18 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Maginnis & Walsh, Ritchie, James
Area of Significance: Health/Medicine, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Domestic, Health Care
Historic Sub-function: Sanatorium, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Health Care

Boston Harbor
(added 1972 - Suffolk County - #72001622)
Also known as Historic Boston Harbor
Boston Harbor , Boston
(0 acres)

Boston Harbor Islands Archeological District
(added 1985 - Suffolk County - #85003323)
Address Restricted , Boston
(8867 acres)
Historic Significance: Information Potential
Area of Significance: Prehistoric
Cultural Affiliation: Archaic, Woodland
Period of Significance: 7000-7499 BC, 5000-6999 BC, 3000-4999 BC, 1500-1599, 1499-1000 AD, 1000-2999 BC, 1000 AD-999 BC
Owner: State , Private , Local
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Village Site
Current Function: Domestic, Education, Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum, Park

Boston National Historical Park
(added 1974 - Suffolk County - #74002222)
Inner harbor at mouth of Charles River , Boston
(410 acres)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple, Parris,Alexander
Architectural Style: Georgian, Greek Revival, Colonial
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture, Maritime History
Period of Significance: 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: State , Federal
Historic Function: Defense, Domestic, Government, Religion, Social
Historic Sub-function: Capitol, Meeting Hall, Naval Facility, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Monument/Marker, Museum

Boston Naval Shipyard
(added 1966 - Suffolk County - #66000134)
Also known as Charlestown Navy Yard
E of Chelsea St., Charlestown , Boston
(1295 acres, 74 buildings, 47 structures)
Historic Significance: Information Potential, Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple, Parris,Alexander,et al.
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Transportation, Invention, Architecture, Military, Engineering, Industry
Cultural Affiliation: American,military
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Private , Federal
Historic Function: Defense, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Naval Facility, Water-Related
Current Function: Defense, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Landscape, Transportation
Current Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Naval Facility, Park, Water-Related

Boston Public Garden
(added 1987 - Suffolk County - #87000761)
Also known as See Also:Boston Common and Public Garden
Beacon, Charles, Boylston, and Arlington Sts. , Boston
(240 acres)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Entertainment/Recreation
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Landscape
Historic Sub-function: Garden, Park
Current Function: Landscape
Current Sub-function: Garden, Park

Brighton Center Historic District
(added 2001 - Suffolk County - #01000088)
Academy Hill R., Chestnut Hill Ave., Dighton, Elko, Henshaw, Leicester, Market, Washington, and Winship Sts. , Boston
(150 acres, 37 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: multiple
Architectural Style: Greek Revival, Italianate
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Funerary, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Business, Financial Institution, Hotel, Multiple Dwelling, Professional, Restaurant, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Funerary, Religion, Social
Current Sub-function: Business, Cemetery, Financial Institution, Multiple Dwelling, Professional, Restaurant, Specialty Store

Bulfinch Triangle Historic District
(added 1986 - Suffolk County - #86000274)
Roughly bounded by Canal, Market, Merrimac, and Causeway Sts. , Boston
(70 acres, 46 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Bulfinch,Charles
Architectural Style: Romanesque, Second Empire, Beaux Arts
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Commerce, Industry, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Business, Manufacturing Facility, Warehouse
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Business, Warehouse

Cathedral of St. George Historic District
(added 1998 - Suffolk County - #98001361)
Also known as Hawes Unitarian Church
517-523-525 E. Broadway , Boston
(9 acres, 3 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Thayer, Samuel J.F.
Architectural Style: Gothic
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Social History, European, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Church Related Residence, Religious Structure
Current Function: Religion
Current Sub-function: Church Related Residence, Religious Structure

Charles River Basin Historic District
(added 1978 - Suffolk County - #78000436)
Both banks of Charles River from Eliot Bridge to Charles River Dam , Boston
(8200 acres, 7 buildings, 12 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival, Classical Revival, Moderne
Area of Significance: Conservation, Transportation, Community Planning And Development, Landscape Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: State , Private , Local
Historic Function: Landscape, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Park, Pedestrian Related, Road-Related, Street Furniture/Object
Current Function: Landscape, Transportation
Current Sub-function: Park, Pedestrian Related, Road-Related, Street Furniture/Object

Chelsea Square Historic District
(added 1982 - Suffolk County - #09000144)
Also known as Broay Square
Roughly area around Broadway, Medford. Tremont, Park, Cross and Winnisimmet Sts. , Chelsea
( acres, 190 buildings, 1 object)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals
Area of Significance: Commerce, Architecture, Performing Arts
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Government
Historic Sub-function: Fire Station, Post Office, Professional, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Government
Current Sub-function: Fire Station, Post Office, Professional, Single Dwelling

Chestnut Hill Reservoir Historic District
(added 1990 - Suffolk County - #89002271)
Beacon St. and Commonwealth Ave. , Boston
(950 acres, 3 buildings, 6 structures)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Et al., Shepley,Rutan & Coolidge
Architectural Style: Other, Classical Revival, Beaux Arts
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Engineering, Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Water Works
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Church Green Buildings Historic District
(added 1999 - Suffolk County - #99001614)
101-113 Summer St. , Boston
(9 acres, 2 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Faxon, James Lyman, Bradlee, Nathaniel J.
Architectural Style: Italianate, Second Empire
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Business, Organizational
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Business, Specialty Store

Codman Square District
(added 1983 - Suffolk County - #83000602)
Norfolk, Talbot, Epping, Lithgow, Centre, and Moultrie Sts. , Boston
(40 acres, 4 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Federal, Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Education, Commerce, Social History, Religion
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1800-1824
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Education, Landscape, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Church Related Residence, Park, Religious Structure, School
Current Function: Landscape, Other, Religion
Current Sub-function: Park, Religious Structure

Commercial Palace Historic District
(added 1985 - Suffolk County - #85003598)
Also known as See Also:Bedford Building
Roughly bounded by Franklin, Devonshire, Bedford, Chauncy, Summer, and Hawley Sts. , Boston
(60 acres, 46 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Other, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Commerce, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Function: Commerce/Trade

Custom House District
(added 1973 - Suffolk County - #73000321)
Between J.F.K. Expwy. and Kirby St. and S. Market and High and Batterymarch Sts. , Boston
(159 acres, 26 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering, Information Potential
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Skyscraper, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Art Deco
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Commerce, Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Architecture
Cultural Affiliation: Euro-American
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Federal , Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Government
Historic Sub-function: Business, Customhouse, Financial Institution, Professional, Warehouse
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government
Current Sub-function: Business, Customhouse, Financial Institution, Multiple Dwelling, Professional, Warehouse

Dedham Manufacturing Company Historic District
(added 1988 - Suffolk County - #88000192)
Also known as Smithfield Manufacturing Company,Manchaug Company
Knight and Readville Sts. and Damon Pl. , Boston
(260 acres, 12 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Industry
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private , State
Historic Function: Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Multiple Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling

Dorchester Heights Historic District
(added 2001 - Suffolk County - #01001198)
Also known as Telegraph Hill
Roughly a one block area surrounding Telegraph Hill , Dorchester
(400 acres, 404 buildings, 3 structures, 53 objects)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style: Federal, Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Military, Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Local , Federal , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Health Care, Landscape, Religion, Social
Historic Sub-function: Clinic, Multiple Dwelling, Organizational, Park, Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Health Care, Landscape, Religion, Social
Current Sub-function: Clinic, Department Store, Multiple Dwelling, Park, Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling

Dorchester North Burying Ground
(added 1974 - Suffolk County - #74000915)
Also known as First Burying Ground in Dorchester
Stroughton St. and Columbia Rd. , Boston
(33 acres, 1 structure, 1200 objects)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Area of Significance: Art, Landscape Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749, 1650-1699, 1600-1649
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Funerary
Historic Sub-function: Cemetery
Current Function: Funerary
Current Sub-function: Cemetery

Dorchester--Milton Lower Mills Industrial District (Boundary Increase)
(added 2001 - Suffolk County - #01000304)
Roughly: Adams, River, Medway Sts., Millers Lane, Eliot and Adams Sts. , Boston
(50 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Bradlee, Winslow & Wetherell, Winslow & Wetherell, et al.
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Business, Multiple Dwelling, Warehouse

Dorchester-Milton Lower Mills Industrial District
(added 1980 - Suffolk County - #80000675)
Both sides of Neponset River , Boston
(201 acres, 13 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: et al., Bradlee,Winslow,& Wetherell
Architectural Style: Other, Romanesque, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce, Industry
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Current Sub-function: Business, Manufacturing Facility, Warehouse

Douglass, Frederick, Square Historic District
(added 1996 - Suffolk County - #96001063)
Roughly bounded by Hammond St., Cobat St., Windsor St., and Westminister St., Lower Roxbury , Boston
(50 acres, 116 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Connolly, Benjamin J., et al., Pope, George W.
Architectural Style: Queen Anne, Gothic, Second Empire
Area of Significance: Social History, Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling

Downtown Chelsea Residential Historic District
(added 1988 - Suffolk County - #88000718)
Roughly bounded by Shurtleff, Marginal, and Division Sts. and Bellingham Sq. , Chelsea
(200 acres, 166 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Eisenberg,Samuel S.
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Greek Revival, Italianate
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling

Dudley Station Historic District
(added 1985 - Suffolk County - #85003074)
Washington, Warren, and Dudley Sts. , Boston
(200 acres, 29 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Moderne, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Transportation, Architecture, Engineering, Community Planning And Development, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Business, Financial Institution, Hotel, Rail-Related, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Transportation
Current Sub-function: Rail-Related

Eagle Hill Historic District
(added 1998 - Suffolk County - #98000149)
Roughly bounded by Border, Lexington, Trenton, and Falcon Sts. , Boston
(400 acres, 437 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Greek Revival, Italianate, Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Maritime History, Community Planning And Development, Social History
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Domestic, Education, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Religion
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Fenway-Boylston Street District
(added 1984 - Suffolk County - #84002875)
Also known as See Also:Massacusetts Historical Society
Fenway, Boylston, Westland, and Hemenway Sts. , Boston
(33 acres, 21 buildings, 1 object)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival, Classical Revival, Queen Anne
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Landscape Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Domestic, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Museum, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling

Fort Point Channel Historic District
(added 2004 - Suffolk County - #04000959)
Necco Court, Thomson Place, A, Binford, Congress, Farnsworth, Melcher, Midway, Sleeper, Stillings, Summer Sts. , Boston
(550 acres, 89 buildings, 9 structures)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Safford, Morton, et.al.
Architectural Style: Italianate, Romanesque
Area of Significance: Architecture, Maritime History, Engineering, Community Planning And Development, Commerce, Transportation, Industry
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Road-Related, Warehouse, Water-Related
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Recreation And Culture, Transportation
Current Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Museum, Road-Related, Secondary Structure, Water-Related

Fort Warren
(added 1970 - Suffolk County - #70000540)
Georges Island, Boston Harbor , Boston
(40 acres, 2 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Corps of Engineers, Thayer,Lt. Col. Sylvanus
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Military, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Defense
Historic Sub-function: Fortification
Current Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum, Park

Fulton-Commercial Streets District
(added 1973 - Suffolk County - #73000319)
Fulton, Commercial, Mercantile, Lewis, and Richmond Sts. , Boston
(90 acres, 80 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Renaissance
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Specialty Store, Warehouse
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Specialty Store, Warehouse

Fulton-Commercial Streets Historic District (Boundary Increase)
(added 2000 - Suffolk County - #00000160)
81-95 Richmond St. , Boston
( acres, 6 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Kelly, Samuel D.,, Drisker, O.H.
Architectural Style: Greek Revival, Renaissance
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce, Industry
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Department Store, Hotel, Manufacturing Facility, Multiple Dwelling, Warehouse
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Health Care
Current Sub-function: Business, Hotel, Restaurant, Sanatorium

Harrison Square Historic District
(added 2002 - Suffolk County - #02001190)
Also known as Clam Point Historic District
Bounded by MBTA Braintree line embankment, Park, Everett, Freeport, Mill, Asland, Blanche Sts., Victory Rd. , Boston
(280 acres, 120 buildings, 15 objects)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Briggs, Luther Jr., Fox, John A.
Architectural Style: Federal, Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Landscape Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling

Harvard Avenue Historic District
(added 2000 - Suffolk County - #00000415)
Also known as Allston Village Historic District
Roughly bounded by Linden St., Commonwealth AVe., Harvard Ave., and Park Vale Ave. , Boston
(230 acres, 63 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Shepley, Rutan & Coolidge, et.al.
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Social History, Commerce, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Religion, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Business, Fire Station, Multiple Dwelling, Rail-Related, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Religion
Current Sub-function: Business, Fire Station, Multiple Dwelling, Post Office, Religious Structure, Restaurant, Specialty Store

Hoosac Stores 1 & 2-Hoosac Stores 3
(added 1985 - Suffolk County - #85002339)
25 and 115 Water St. , Charlestown
(20 acres, 2 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Fitchburg Railroad
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Economics, Transportation, Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private , Federal
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Rail-Related, Warehouse
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

John Eliot Square District
(added 1973 - Suffolk County - #73000854)
John Eliot Sq. , Boston
(95 acres, 19 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Federal, Mid 19th Century Revival, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Military, Social History, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Hotel, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Religion
Current Sub-function: Hotel, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Leather District
(added 1983 - Suffolk County - #83004098)
Roughly bounded by Atlantic Ave., Kneeland, Lincoln, and Essex Sts. , Boston
(110 acres, 12 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Romanesque, Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce, Industry
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Business
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Business

Liberty Tree District
(added 1980 - Suffolk County - #80000460)
Roughly bounded by Harrison Ave., Washington, Essex and Beach Sts. , Boston
(6 acres, 6 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Greek Revival, Italianate, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture, Performing Arts
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Hotel, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Institutional Housing, Specialty Store

Lower Roxbury Historic District
(added 1994 - Suffolk County - #94001494)
Roughly, area surrounding Coventry, Cunard, and Walpole Sts. , Boston
(32 acres, 36 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Renaissance, Classical Revival, Late Gothic Revival
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Church Related Residence, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Restaurant, Specialty Store, Warehouse
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Religion
Current Sub-function: Church Related Residence, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Restaurant, Specialty Store

Massachusetts Mental Health Center
(added 1994 - Suffolk County - #93001489)
Also known as Boston State Psychopathic Hospital
74 Fenwood Rd. , Boston
(20 acres, 2 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Kendall, Taylor & Co.
Architectural Style: Late Gothic Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Health/Medicine, Social History
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: State
Historic Function: Domestic, Health Care
Historic Sub-function: Hospital, Institutional Housing, Medical Business/Office
Current Function: Domestic, Health Care
Current Sub-function: Hospital, Medical Business/Office, Single Dwelling

Mission Hill Triangle Historic District
(added 1989 - Suffolk County - #89001747)
Roughly bounded by Smith St., Worthington St., Tremont St., and Huntington Ave. , Boston
(32 acres, 72 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Commerce, Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Hotel, Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Hotel, Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Monument Square Historic District
(added 1987 - Suffolk County - #87001128)
Also known as See Also: Bunker Hill Monument
Monument Sq. , Boston
(83 acres, 47 buildings)
Historic Significance: Person, Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Greek Revival, Late Victorian
Historic Person: Warren,George Washington,et al.
Significant Year: 1839, 1912
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling

Monument Square Historic District
(added 1990 - Suffolk County - #90001536)
Also known as Pondside
Roughly bounded by Jamaicaway, Pond, Centre and Eliot Sts. , Boston
(430 acres, 164 buildings, 1 object)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Early Republic, Bungalow/Craftsman, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Domestic, Education, Funerary, Recreation And Culture, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure, School, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Work Of Art (Sculpture, Carving, Rock Art)
Current Function: Domestic, Education, Funerary, Recreation And Culture, Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure, School, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Work Of Art (Sculpture, Carving, Rock Art)

Moreland Street Historic District
(added 1984 - Suffolk County - #84002890)
Also known as Mount Pleasant;See Also:Sarah J. Baker School
Roughly bounded by Kearsarge, Blue Hill Aves., Warren, Waverly, and Winthrop Sts. , Boston
(631 acres, 270 buildings)
Historic Significance: Person, Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Besarick,J.H.,et al., Bradlee,N.J.
Architectural Style: Italianate, Queen Anne, Second Empire
Historic Person: Whiting,William
Significant Year: 1850, 1887
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Community Planning And Development, Social History, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling

Morton Street, Metropolitan Park System of Greater Boston
(added 2005 - Suffolk County - #04001572)
Morton St. , Boston
(130 acres, 5 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: City of Boston Dept. of Public Works
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Engineering, Landscape Architecture, Transportation, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Natural Feature, Outdoor Recreation, Park, Road-Related
Current Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture, Transportation
Current Sub-function: Natural Feature, Outdoor Recreation, Park, Road-Related

Mount Pleasant Historic District
(added 1989 - Suffolk County - #89000004)
Roughly bounded by Forest St. and Mount Pleasant Ave. , Boston
(1700 acres, 99 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Romanesque, Greek Revival, Italianate
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private , State
Historic Function: Domestic, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Church Related Residence, Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Religion
Current Sub-function: Church Related Residence, Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling

Naval Hospital Boston Historic District
(added 1973 - Suffolk County - #73000851)
1 Broadway , Chelsea
(879 acres, 5 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Military, Health/Medicine
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Defense, Health Care
Historic Sub-function: Hospital
Current Function: Defense, Health Care
Current Sub-function: Hospital

Neponset Valley Parkway, Metorpolitan Park System of Greater Boston
(added 2005 - Suffolk County - #04001573)
Neponset Valley Parkway , Boston
(130 acres, 7 structures)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Eliot, Charles, Olmstead Bros.
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Landscape Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Transportation, Conservation, Engineering
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: State
Historic Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Natural Feature, Outdoor Recreation, Park, Road-Related
Current Function: Domestic, Landscape, Transportation
Current Sub-function: Natural Feature, Outdoor Recreation, Park, Road-Related

Old Harbor Reservation Parkways, Metropolitan Park System of Greater Boston
(added 2008 - Suffolk County - #08000693)
Also known as The Strandway, Columbia Road, Gardner Way
William J. Day Blvd., Columbia Rd. between Farragut Rd and Kosciuszko Cir., Old Colony Ave. between Pacuska Ave. , Boston
(558 acres, 12 structures, 1 object)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Olmstead, Frederick Law, Schurcliff, Arthur A.
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Conservation, Entertainment/Recreation, Landscape Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Engineering, Transportation
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Landscape, Landscape, Landscape, Recreation And Culture, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Conservation Area, Natural Feature, Outdoor Recreation, Park, Road-Related
Current Function: Landscape, Landscape, Landscape, Recreation And Culture, Transportation
Current Sub-function: Conservation Area, Natural Feature, Outdoor Recreation, Park, Road-Related

Olmsted Park System
(added 1971 - Suffolk County - #71000086)
Encompassing the Back Bay Fens, Muddy River, Olmsted (Leverett Park), Jamaica Park, Arborway, and Franklin Park , Boston
(8430 acres, 1 building, 17 structures, 3 objects)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Olmsted,Frederick Law,Sr.
Area of Significance: Landscape Architecture, Entertainment/Recreation, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Monument/Marker, Outdoor Recreation, Work Of Art (Sculpture, Carving, Rock Art)
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Monument/Marker, Outdoor Recreation, Sport Facility, Work Of Art (Sculpture, Carving, Rock Art)

Park Street District
(added 1974 - Suffolk County - #74000390)
Also known as See Also:Chester Harding House;Boston Athenaeum.
Tremont, Park, and Beacon Sts. , Boston
(19 acres, 7 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Et al., Bulfinch,Charles
Architectural Style: Exotic Revival, Federal
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Landscape Architecture, Social History, Religion
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1650-1699
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Domestic, Funerary, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Cemetery, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Funerary, Religion
Current Sub-function: Cemetery, Religious Structure, Specialty Store

Piano Row District
(added 1980 - Suffolk County - #80000458)
Boston Common, Park Sq., Boylston Pl. and Tremont St. , Boston
(43 acres, 29 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Late 19th And Early 20th Century American Movements, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture, Performing Arts
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Business, Hotel, Manufacturing Facility, Specialty Store, Theater
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Hotel, Specialty Store, Theater

Revere Beach Reservation Historic District
(added 1998 - Suffolk County - #98000871)
Roughly bounded by Eliot Circle, Revere Beach Blvd., Northern Circle, and Atlantic Ocean , Revere
(600 acres, 2 buildings, 9 structures)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Austin, William, Eliot, Charles
Architectural Style: Renaissance
Area of Significance: Landscape Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: State
Historic Function: Domestic, Government, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Correctional Facility, Outdoor Recreation, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Government, Landscape
Current Sub-function: Correctional Facility, Government Office, Park

Roxbury Highlands Historic District
(added 1989 - Suffolk County - #89000147)
Also known as See Also:Eliot, John, Square District;Garrison, William Lloy
Roughly bounded by Dudley St., Washington St., and Columbus Ave. , Boston
(1700 acres, 585 buildings, 1 structure, 2 objects)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Et al., Bradlee,Nathaniel J.
Architectural Style: Mid 19th Century Revival, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: State , Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Religion
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling

Saint Augustine Chapel and Cemetery
(added 1987 - Suffolk County - #87001495)
Dorchester St. between W. Sixth and Tudor Sts. , Boston
(9 acres, 1 building, 1 object)
Historic Significance: Event, Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Gothic Revival
Historic Person: de Cheverus, Rt. Rev. John Lefebvre
Significant Year: 1818, 1819, 1831
Area of Significance: Architecture, Social History, Religion
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Funerary, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Cemetery, Religious Structure
Current Function: Funerary, Religion
Current Sub-function: Cemetery, Religious Structure

Savin Hill Historic District
(added 2003 - Suffolk County - #03000385)
Roughly bounded by Savin Hill Ave., Morrissey Blvd., Dorchester Bay, and I-93 , Boston
(1000 acres, 337 buildings, 14 structures, 2 objects)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: multiple
Architectural Style: Greek Revival, Gothic Revival
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Local , Private , State
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Department Store, Monument/Marker, Multiple Dwelling, Outdoor Recreation, School, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Department Store, Monument/Marker, Multiple Dwelling, Outdoor Recreation, Single Dwelling

South Boston Boat Clubs Historic District
(added 2005 - Suffolk County - #05000936)
1793-1849 William J. Day Blvd. , Boston
(35 acres, 6 buildings, 2 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Fernald, Albert C., et.al.
Architectural Style: Late Victorian, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals
Historic Person: Herreshoff, Nathaniel
Significant Year: 1898, 1899, 1900
Area of Significance: Entertainment/Recreation, Social History, Maritime History, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private , State
Historic Function: Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Outdoor Recreation
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Outdoor Recreation

South End District
(added 1973 - Suffolk County - #73000324)
Also known as See also:Cyclorama Building
South Bay area between Huntington and Harrison Aves. , Boston
(2380 acres, 2707 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Greek Revival, Italianate, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1825-1849
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Domestic, Landscape, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Park, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Landscape, Religion
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Park, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

St. Joseph's Roman Catholic Church Complex
(added 1989 - Suffolk County - #89002169)
Bounded by Circuit, Regent, Hulbert, and Fenwick Sts. , Boston
(15 acres, 4 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Et al., Keeley,Patrick C.
Architectural Style: Romanesque, Other, Second Empire
Area of Significance: Architecture, Religion
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education, Landscape, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Church School, Plaza, Religious Structure, School
Current Function: Domestic, Education, Landscape, Religion
Current Sub-function: Church Related Residence, Institutional Housing, Plaza, Religious Structure, School

St. Luke's and St. Margaret's Church
(added 1997 - Suffolk County - #97001472)
Also known as St. Luke's Church
5-7 St. Luke's Rd. , Boston
(9 acres, 3 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Davidson,Harry E., et al., Allen, Francis
Architectural Style: Tudor Revival
Area of Significance: Religion, Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Education, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Education, Recreation And Culture, Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling, Theater

Stony Brook Reservation Parkways, Metropolitan Park System of Great Boston MPS
(added 2006 - Suffolk County - #05001509)
Dedham, Enneking, Turtle Pond Parkways, Smith Field, Reservation, W. Border Rds. , Boston
(213 acres, 12 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Eliot, Charles, Olmstead Bros.
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Conservation, Engineering, Entertainment/Recreation, Landscape Architecture, Transportation
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: State
Historic Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Conservation Area, Natural Feature, Outdoor Recreation, Park, Road-Related
Current Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture, Transportation
Current Sub-function: Conservation Area, Natural Feature, Outdoor Recreation, Park, Road-Related

Sumner Hill Historic District
(added 1987 - Suffolk County - #87001889)
Roughly bounded by Seaverns Ave., Everett St., Carolina Ave., & Newbern St. , Boston
(3650 acres, 35 buildings, 18 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Et al., Andrews,Jacques & Rantoul
Architectural Style: Queen Anne, Italianate, Second Empire
Area of Significance: Education, Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Temple Place Historic District
(added 1988 - Suffolk County - #88000427)
11--55, 26--58 Temple Pl. , Boston
(10 acres, 12 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Et al., Bradlee,Nathaniel J.
Architectural Style: Late 19th And Early 20th Century American Movements, Late Victorian, Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Commerce, Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Business, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Business, Specialty Store

Textile District
(added 1990 - Suffolk County - #90001757)
Roughly, Essex St. from Phillips Sq. to Columbia St. and Chauncy St. from Phillips Sq. to Rowe Pl. , Boston
(28 acres, 18 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Romanesque, Gothic Revival, Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Current Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Specialty Store

Town Hill District
(added 1973 - Suffolk County - #73000850)
Bounded roughly by Rutherford Ave. and Main and Warren Sts. , Boston
(110 acres, 119 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Federal, Mid 19th Century Revival, Georgian
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Truman Parkway--Metropolitan Park System of Greater Boston
(added 2005 - Suffolk County - #04001430)
Truman Parkway , Boston
(80 acres, 3 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Massachusetts Dept. of Public Works
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Transportation, Landscape Architecture, Engineering, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Natural Feature, Outdoor Recreation, Park, Road-Related
Current Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture, Transportation
Current Sub-function: Natural Feature, Outdoor Recreation, Park, Road-Related

VFW Parkway, Metropolitan Park System of Greater Boston
(added 2005 - Suffolk County - #04001432)
VFW Parkway, bet. Spring And Centre Sts. , Boston
(200 acres, 5 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Eliot, Charles, Olmstead Brothers
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Transportation, Landscape Architecture, Conservation, Engineering
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Conservation Area, Natural Feature, Outdoor Recreation, Park, Road-Related
Current Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture, Transportation
Current Sub-function: Conservation Area, Natural Feature, Outdoor Recreation, Park, Road-Related

Washington Street Theatre District
(added 1979 - Suffolk County - #79000370)
511-559 Washington St. , Boston
(17 acres, 7 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Italianate, Other, Late Gothic Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Performing Arts
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Specialty Store, Theater
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Specialty Store, Theater

West Street District
(added 1980 - Suffolk County - #80000455)
West St. , Boston
(6 acres, 4 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Coolidge,Shepley,Bulfinch & Abbott, Leland,Joseph D., & Co.
Architectural Style: Chicago, Classical Revival, Renaissance
Area of Significance: Architecture, Performing Arts
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Department Store, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Department Store, Restaurant, Specialty Store

Winthrop Center/Metcalf Square Historic District
(added 2010 - Suffolk County - #10000098)
Also known as Columbia Square
roughly bounded by Lincoln, Winthrop Sts., Winthrop Cemetery, Buchanan, Fremont, Pauline, Hermon and Belcher Sts. , Winthrop
(420 acres, 101 buildings, 14 structures, 5 objects)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Bacon, Willard, Vinal, Arthur
Architectural Style: Greek Revival, Federal
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Architecture
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, Domestic, Education, Recreation And Culture, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Business, Monument/Marker, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Domestic, Education, Government, Religion
Current Sub-function: Business, Government Office, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling

Winthrop Parkway, Metropolitan Parkway System of Greater Boston
(added 2004 - Suffolk County - #03001471)
Winthrop Parkway , Revere
(35 acres, 3 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Olmsted Brothers, Eliot, Charles
Area of Significance: Conservation, Transportation, Landscape Architecture, Entertainment/Recreation, Engineering, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: State
Historic Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Natural Feature, Outdoor Recreation, Park, Road-Related
Current Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture, Transportation
Current Sub-function: Natural Feature, Outdoor Recreation, Park, Road-Related

Winthrop Shore Dr., Metropolitan Park System of Greater Boston
(added 2004 - Suffolk County - #03001469)
Winthrop Shore Dr. , Winthrop
(60 acres, 2 structures, 1 object)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Olmsted Brothers, Eliot, Charles,
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Conservation, Engineering, Entertainment/Recreation, Landscape Architecture, Transportation
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: State
Historic Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Natural Feature, Outdoor Recreation, Park, Road-Related
Current Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture, Transportation
Current Sub-function: Natural Feature, Outdoor Recreation, Park, Road-Related

Woodbourne Historic District
(added 1999 - Suffolk County - #99000593)
Roughly bounded by Walk Hill, Goodway, and Wachusett Sts. , Boston
(300 acres, 332 buildings, 46 structures, 5 objects)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: multiple
Architectural Style: Queen Anne, Shingle Style
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Social History, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Domestic, Education, Religion, Social
Historic Sub-function: Clubhouse, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, School, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Education, Religion, Social
Current Sub-function: Clubhouse, Multiple Dwelling, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling




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Metallic Arts Inc
Cast Historical Plaques
Bronze, Aluminum or Brass


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