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MICHIGAN - Houghton County

Atlantic Mining Company: Redridge Dam (added 1980 - - #80004774)
, Redridge

Baltic Mine (added 1980 - - #80004857)
, Baltic

Big Traverse Bay Historic District (added 1975 - - #75000946)
Also known as Grand Traverse Bay;Traverse Bay;Big Traverse
E of Lake Linden at mouth of Traverse River , Lake Linden
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: European, Industry, Social History
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Fishing Facility Or Site, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Fishing Facility Or Site, Single Dwelling

Bosch, Joseph, Building (added 1982 - - #82002839)
Also known as Lindell Chocolate Shop
302 Calumet Ave. , Lake Linden
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Restaurant, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Restaurant, Specialty Store

Calumet Downtown Historic District (added 1974 - - #74000986)
Also known as Red Jacket Downtown Historic District; See Also: Calumet His
5th and 6th Sts. between Scott and Pine Sts. , Calumet
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Shand,C.K.
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Commerce, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Business, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Business, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Calumet Fire Station (added 1974 - - #74000987)
Also known as Red Jacket Fire Station
6th St. , Calumet
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Shand,C.K.
Architectural Style: Romanesque
Area of Significance: Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: Fire Station
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Calumet Historic District (added 1989 - - #89001097)
Also known as See Also: Calumet Downtown Historic District;Calumet and Hec
Area W of MI 26 S of Calumet Lake to Osceola , Calumet
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Calumet & Hecla Mining Co.
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Engineering, Industry
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Federal , Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Extractive Facility, Manufacturing Facility, Processing Site, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Calumet Theatre (added 1971 - - #71000392)
Also known as Calumet Civic Auditorium
340 6th St. , Calumet
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Performing Arts
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Theater
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Theater

Calumet and Hecla Industrial District (added 1974 - - #74000985)
Also known as See Also: Calumet Historic District
Roughly bounded by Hecla and Torch Lake RR tracks, Calumet Ave., Mine and Depot Sts. , Calumet
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Industry
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Calumet and Hecla Mining Company Dredge (added 1980 - - #80004826)
, Calumet

Calumet and Hecla Mining Company Mill Office (added 1974 - - #74002402)
Also known as Houghton County Historical Society Museum Building
MI 26 , Lake Linden

Calumet and Hecla Mining Company: Reclamation Plant (added 1980 - - #80004827)
, Calumet

Chassell School Complex (added 2009 - - #09000473)
Also known as Chassell Heritage Center; Oliver Residence
42373, 42365 N. Hancock St. , Chassell
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Maass, Charles & Frederick
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival, Bungalow/Craftsman
Area of Significance: Architecture, Education
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Domestic, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum, Single Dwelling

College Club House and Gymnasium (added 1980 - - #80001861)
Also known as R.O.T.C. Building - Michigan Technological University
1416 College Ave. , Houghton
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Charlton,Demetrius F., Charlton & Kuenzli
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: State
Historic Function: Education, Recreation And Culture, Social
Historic Sub-function: Civic, Sport Facility
Current Function: Education, Recreation And Culture, Social
Current Sub-function: Civic, Sport Facility

County Road C11--Pike River Bridge (added 1999 - - #99001517)
Cty. Rd. C11 over Pike R. , Chassell
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Smith-Byers-Sparks Co., Michigan State Highway Dept.
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Engineering, Transportation
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Road-Related

Douglass House (added 1982 - - #82002837)
Sheldon Ave. and Isle Royale St. , Houghton
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Ottenheimer,Henry L.
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Hotel
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Hotel

East Hancock Neighborhood Historic District (added 1980 - - #80001859)
Roughly bounded by Front, Dunston and Vivian Sts., Mason and Cooper Aves. , Hancock
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Et al., Liebert,H.T.
Architectural Style: Shingle Style, Queen Anne, Renaissance
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

First Congregational Church (added 1980 - - #80001863)
1st St. and M 26 , Lake Linden
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Holabird & Roche
Architectural Style: Stick/Eastlake
Area of Significance: European, 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

Hancock Town Hall and Fire Hall (added 1981 - - #81000307)
Also known as Hancock City Hall;See Also:Quincy Street Historic District
399 Quincy St. , Hancock
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Charlton,Gilbert & Demar
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: City Hall, Fire Station
Current Function: Government
Current Sub-function: City Hall, Fire Station

Hoatson, Thomas H., House (added 1994 - - #94001426)
Also known as Laurium Manor Inn
320 Tamarack St. , Laurium
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Maass, Charles
Architectural Style: Classical Revival
Historic Person: Hoatson, Thomas H.
Significant Year: 1907, 1906
Area of Significance: Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Hotel, Secondary Structure

Houghton County Courthouse (added 1975 - - #75000945)
401 E. Houghton St. , Houghton
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Sweatt,J.B.
Architectural Style: Second Empire
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: Courthouse
Current Function: Government
Current Sub-function: Courthouse

Italian Hall (added 1988 - - #80001858)
7th and Elm Sts. , Calumet
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: European, Industry, Social History
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Social
Historic Sub-function: Civic
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Jacobsville Finnish Lutheran Church (added 1976 - - #76001028)
W of Jacobsville , Jacobsville
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Sinko,Leander
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Architecture, Religion
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Jacobsville Lighthouse (added 1980 - - #80004825)
, Jacobsville

Kaleva Temple (added 1982 - - #82002840)
Trimountain Ave. , South Range
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Economics, Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Social
Historic Sub-function: Business, Clubhouse
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Business

Keweenaw National Historical Park (added 1972 - - #01000108)
P.O. 471 , Calumet

Keweenaw Waterway (added 1971 - - #71001118)
Unknown , Unknown

Lake Linden Historic District (added 2009 - - #09000522)
Calumet St. between 1st and 8th plus parts of Hecla and Schoolcraft Sts. , Lake Linden
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering, Person
Architect, builder, or engineer: Holabird, William & Martin Roche, et al.
Architectural Style: Late Victorian, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals
Historic Person: Bosch, Joseph, et al.
Area of Significance: Architecture, Social History, Industry, European, Education
Cultural Affiliation: French Canadian, English (Cornish), German
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Government, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Religion
Historic Sub-function: City Hall, Financial Institution, Multiple Dwelling, Processing Site, Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Government, Health Care, Recreation And Culture, Religion
Current Sub-function: Business, City Hall, Medical Business/Office, Museum, Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling

Lake Linden Village Hall and Fire Station (added 1981 - - #81000308)
401 Calumet Ave. , Lake Linden
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Shand,C.K.
Architectural Style: Romanesque, Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: Fire Station, Government Office
Current Function: Government
Current Sub-function: Government Office

Laurium Historic District (added 2005 - - #04001578)
Roughly bounded by Calumet, Stable, N. Florida, and Isle Royale Sts. , Laurium
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Person, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Roehm, Paul, et.al.
Architectural Style: Late Victorian, Other
Historic Person: Vivian, Johnson, et.al.
Significant Year: 1895, 1889, 1877
Area of Significance: Social History, Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government
Historic Sub-function: City Hall, Department Store, Financial Institution, Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Health Care
Current Sub-function: City Hall, Hospital, Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Lieblein House (added 1980 - - #80001860)
Also known as Suomi College Adminstration Building
525 Quincy St. , Hancock
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Queen Anne
Historic Person: Lieblein,Edward
Significant Year: 1895
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Business

Michels, John J., House (added 1991 - - #91001018)
1121 E. Houghton Ave. , Houghton
Historic Significance: Person
Historic Person: Michels,John J.
Significant Year: 1903
Area of Significance: Commerce
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

Old Main, Suomi College (added 1972 - - #72000618)
Quincy St., Suomi College campus , Hancock
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Education
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: College
Current Function: Education
Current Sub-function: College

Painesdale (added 1993 - - #93000623)
Area encompassing Painesdale streets and the Champion Mine , Painesdale
Historic Significance: Information Potential, Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Eschweiler, A.C., Champion Mining Co.
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Industry, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Extractive Facility, Institutional Housing, Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Painesdale Historic District (added 1982 - - #82005276)
MI 26 , Painesdale
Owner: Private

Quincy Mine No. 2 Shaft Hoist House (added 1970 - - #70000271)
Also known as See Also: Quincy Mining Company Historic District
Off U.S. 41 , Hancock
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Engineering, Industry
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Extractive Facility
Current Function: Education

Quincy Mining Company Historic District (added 1989 - - #89001095)
Also known as See Also: Quincy Mine No. 2 Shaft Hoist House
Area N from Portage Lake to Quincy Hill and along US 41 , Hancock
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Quincy Mining Co.
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Engineering, Industry
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Extractive Facility, Processing Site, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Recreation And Culture

Quincy Mining Company Stamp Mills Historic District (added 2007 - - #07000750)
M-26 , Osceola
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Industry, Social History
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: State , Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Energy Facility, Processing Site, Road-Related, Single Dwelling, Warehouse, Water-Related
Current Function: Domestic, Landscape
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Quincy Street Historic District (added 1988 - - #88000143)
Also known as See Also:Hancock Town Hall and Fire Hall
100, 200, and 300 blks. of Quincy St. and 416 Tezcuco St. , Hancock
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Et al., Charlton,Gilbert & Demar
Architectural Style: Romanesque, Classical Revival, Italianate
Area of Significance: Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Federal , Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Government
Historic Sub-function: City Hall, Financial Institution, Restaurant, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Government
Current Sub-function: City Hall, Financial Institution, Restaurant, Specialty Store

Redridge Steel Dam (added 1980 - - #80004775)
, Redridge

Redridge Steel and Log Dams (added 1992 - - #92000166)
Also known as Redridge Dams
N of Co. Rt. 557 at Salmon Trout R., Stanton Township , Redridge
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Engineering
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Water Works
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Saint Ignatius Loyola Church (added 1987 - - #87001261)
703 E. Houghton Ave. , Houghton
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Brielmaier,E., & Sons
Architectural Style: Gothic
Area of Significance: European, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure
Current Function: Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure

Shelden Avenue Historic District (added 1987 - - #87002154)
Shelden, Lake, & Montezuma Aves. , Houghton
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Charlton,Gilbert,& Demar, Ottenheimer,Henry L.
Architectural Style: Romanesque, Classical Revival, Renaissance
Area of Significance: Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Function: Commerce/Trade

Shelden, Ransom B., House (added 1980 - - #80001862)
Also known as Tau Kappa Epsilon (TKE) Fraternity House
1304 College Ave. , Houghton
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Person
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Queen Anne
Historic Person: Sheldon,Ransom B.
Significant Year: 1896, 1893
Area of Significance: Architecture, Industry, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Social
Current Sub-function: Clubhouse

Shelden-Dee Block (added 1982 - - #82002838)
Shelden Ave. and Isle Royale St. , Houghton
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Ottenheimer,Henry L.
Architectural Style: Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Commerce, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Business, Professional, Restaurant
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Business, Multiple Dwelling, Professional

Smith--Dengler House (added 2008 - - #08000221)
58555 US 41 (Calumet Township) , Wolverine
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Charlton, Gilbert & Demar
Architectural Style: Shingle Style, Tudor Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 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

South Range Community Building (added 1981 - - #81000310)
Trimountain Ave. , South Range
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Economics, Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Government, Social
Historic Sub-function: Civic
Current Function: Government, Social
Current Sub-function: Civic

Vivian, Jr., J., and Company Building (added 2003 - - #03000625)
342 Hecla St. , Laurium
Historic Significance: Event, Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Charlton, Demetrius Frederick
Architectural Style: Italianate
Historic Person: Vivian, Johnson Sr.
Significant Year: 1894, 1906, 1898
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Department Store
Current Function: Health Care
Current Sub-function: Hospital




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