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MICHIGAN - Marquette County

Arch and Ridge Streets Historic District (added 1980 - - #80001879)
Also known as See Also:Call House
Arch and Ridge Sts. from Front St. to Lake Superior , Marquette
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Romanesque, Gothic, Italianate
Historic Person: White,Peter,et al.
Significant Year: 1900, 1870
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Transportation, Exploration/Settlement, Industry, Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Business, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Business, Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling

Big Bay Point Light Station (added 1988 - - #88001837)
Also known as Big Bay Point Lighthouse
3 Lighthouse Rd. , Big Bay
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: US Lighthouse Establishment, 11th District Light-House Engineer
Architectural Style: Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture, Maritime History
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Defense, Domestic, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Coast Guard Facility, Single Dwelling, Water-Related
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Hotel

Call House (added 1972 - - #72000641)
450 E. Ridge St. , Marquette
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Struck,C.J.
Architectural Style: Gothic Revival
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: Multiple Dwelling

Cleveland Mine Engine House Number 3 (added 2007 - - #07000386)
601 Division St. , Ishpeming
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Energy Facility, Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Current Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility

Cliff Shaft Headframe Nos. 1 and 2 (added 1980 - - #80004821)
, Ishpeming

Cliff Shaft Mine Complex (added 1980 - - #80004820)
, Ishpeming

Cliffs Shaft Mine (added 1992 - - #92000832)
Euclid St. between Lakeshore Dr. and Spruce St. , Ishpeming
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Maher,George W.
Architectural Style: Other, Exotic Revival
Area of Significance: Industry, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Extractive Facility
Current Function: Education, Social
Current Sub-function: Civic, Research Facility

Cohodas, Sam, Lodge (added 1991 - - #91000331)
Also known as Michigamme Lake Lodge
Off US 41 at E end of Lake Michigamme, Michigamme Township , Champion
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Kallioinen,Nestor, Anderson,David E.
Architectural Style: Other
Historic Person: Cohodas,Sam
Significant Year: 1935
Area of Significance: Commerce, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Hotel

County Road 557--West Branch Escanaba River Bridge (added 1999 - - #99001529)
Cty. Rd. 557 over West Branch of Escanaba R. , Wells Township
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: P.J. Nickel Company, Michigan State Highway Department
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Engineering
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Road-Related

Granite Island Light Station (added 1983 - - #83000884)
12 mi. N of Marquette on Granite Island , Marquette
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Area of Significance: Engineering, Architecture, Transportation, Maritime History
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Domestic, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling, Water-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Water-Related

Granot Loma (added 1991 - - #91000330)
Co. Rd. 550 on Lake Superior shore N of Thoneys Pt., Powell Township , Marquette
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Louden Machinery Co., Marshall & Fox
Architectural Style: Other
Historic Person: Kaufman,Louis G.
Area of Significance: Commerce, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Animal Facility, Camp
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Camp

Gwinn Model Town Historic District (added 2002 - - #00000286)
Also known as Gwinn
Including most of the original plat of Gwinn and surrounding greenbelt , Forsyth
Historic Significance: Event, Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Charlton, D. Fred, Manning, Ward
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman
Historic Person: Mather, William G.
Significant Year: 1907, 1933, 1946
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Landscape Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Federal , Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Landscape
Historic Sub-function: Business, Multiple Dwelling, Plaza, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Landscape
Current Sub-function: Business, Multiple Dwelling, Plaza, Single Dwelling

Harlow Block (added 1983 - - #83000885)
100 W. Washington St. , Marquette
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Gregory,Hampson
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture, Exploration/Settlement, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Business, Professional, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Business, Professional, Specialty Store

Huron Islands Lighthouse (added 1975 - - #75000955)
Also known as U.S. Coast Guard Lighthouse (Light List #1690)
NW of Big Bay in Lake Superior , Big Bay
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Transportation, Commerce, Maritime History
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Water-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Water-Related

Ishpeming Municipal Building (added 1981 - - #81000312)
Also known as Ishpeming City Hall
100 E. Division St. , Ishpeming
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Sinclair & Outerson, Charlton,Demetrius F.
Architectural Style: Romanesque
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: City Hall, Correctional Facility, Government Office
Current Function: Government
Current Sub-function: City Hall, Government Office

Jackson Iron Company Site (added 1975 - - #75000957)
Also known as Carp River Forge
N of Negaunee limits off SR 492 , Negaunee
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Jackson Mining Co.
Area of Significance: Industry, Engineering, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Landscape
Current Sub-function: Park

Jackson Mine (added 1971 - - #71000414)
W of Negaunee , Negaunee
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Industry, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Longyear Building (added 2004 - - #04000657)
210 North Front St. , Marquette
Historic Significance: Event, Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Charlton, Demetrius Frederick, Wahlman, John Simon
Architectural Style: Tudor Revival
Historic Person: Longyear, John Munro
Significant Year: 1922, 1916
Area of Significance: Industry, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Business, Multiple Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Business

Longyear Hall of Pedagogy-Northern Michigan University (added 1980 - - #80001880)
Also known as Longyear Hall
Presque Isle Ave. , Marquette
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Arnold,Ernest W.
Architectural Style: Other, Tudor Revival
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: State
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: College
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

M 95 (old)--Michigamme River Bridge (added 1999 - - #99001531)
Old M 95 over Michigamme R. , Republic Township
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Dickinson County Road Commission
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Engineering
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Road-Related

Marquette City Hall (added 1975 - - #75000956)
204 Washington St. , Marquette
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Demar,Edward, Lovejoy,Andrew
Architectural Style: Other, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: City Hall
Current Function: Government
Current Sub-function: City Hall

Marquette City Water Works (added 1980 - - #80004832)
, Marquette

Marquette County Courthouse (added 1978 - - #78001506)
400 S. 3rd St. , Marquette
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Northern Construction Co., Charlton,Gilbert & Kuenzli
Architectural Style: Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: Courthouse
Current Function: Government
Current Sub-function: Courthouse

Marquette Harbor Light Station (added 1984 - - #84001803)
Marquette Harbor , Marquette
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Commerce, Transportation, Engineering
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1850-1874
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Defense, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Coast Guard Facility, Water-Related
Current Function: Defense, Transportation
Current Sub-function: Coast Guard Facility, Water-Related

Marquette and Western Railroad Negaunee Freight Depot (added 2008 - - #08000587)
Also known as Duluth, South Shore and Atlantic Negaunee Freight Depot
420 Rail St , Negaunee
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Stick/Eastlake
Area of Significance: Transportation, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Rail-Related
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Professional

Mather Inn (added 1978 - - #78001505)
107 Canda St. , Ishpeming
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Manning,Warren H., Ritchie,James H.
Architectural Style: Other, Colonial Revival
Historic Person: Mather,William G.
Significant Year: 1932, 1931
Area of Significance: Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Industry, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Hotel
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Hotel

Negaunee Fire Station (added 2004 - - #04000692)
Also known as Negaunee Hose House
200 S. Pioneer Ave. , Negaunee
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Charlton & Kuenzli
Architectural Style: Renaissance
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: Fire Station
Current Function: Government
Current Sub-function: Fire Station

Negaunee State Bank Building (added 1995 - - #95000295)
Also known as Old Bank Building
331 Iron St. , Negaunee
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Commerce
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Business, Financial Institution
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Specialty Store

Peninsular Iron Company: Carp River Kiln (added 1980 - - #80004833)
, Marquette

Peninsular Iron Company: Mangum Kiln (added 1980 - - #80004815)
, Marquette

Savings Bank Building (added 1978 - - #78001507)
Also known as Marquette County Savings Bank
125 W. Washington St. , Marquette
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Noble & Benson, Barber & Barber
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Historic Person: Call,C.H.,et al.
Significant Year: 1892, 1891
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Financial Institution
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Business

Stannard Rock Lighthouse (added 1973 - - #73000953)
Off Keweenaw Peninsula , Lake Superior
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Transportation, Engineering
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Water-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Water-Related

State House of Correction and Branch Prison (added 1977 - - #77000720)
Also known as Marquette Prison
Off U.S. 41 and MI 28 , Marquette
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Wahlman & Grip, Scott,William,& Co.
Architectural Style: Other, Romanesque
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: State
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: Correctional Facility
Current Function: Government
Current Sub-function: Correctional Facility

Suicide Hill (Ski Jump) (added 2001 - - #00001604)
Also known as Suicide Bowl-Ishpeming Ski Club
Cliffs Dr. , Neguanee
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Entertainment/Recreation
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Sport Facility
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum

Truck Line Bridge No. 1 (added 1999 - - #99001530)
Also known as Peshekee River Bridge
Old US 41 over Peshekee R. , Michigamme Township
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Powell and Mitchell, Michigan State Highway Department
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: Vacant/Not In Use

Upper Peninsula Brewing Company Building (added 1980 - - #80001881)
Also known as Charles Meeske House
Meeske St. and U.S. 41 , Marquette
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other, Romanesque
Historic Person: Meeske,Charles,et al.
Significant Year: 1894, 1893
Area of Significance: Architecture, Industry, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Outdoor Recreation, Processing, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Vista Theater (added 2005 - - #05000714)
218 Iron St. , Megaunee
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Anderson, David E.
Architectural Style: Early Commercial
Area of Significance: Architecture, Entertainment/Recreation
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Theater
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Theater




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