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PENNSYLVANIA - Luzerne County

Ashley Planes (added 1980 - - #80003562)
Off PA 309 , Ashley and vicinity
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Lehigh Coal & Navigation Co., Douglas,Edwin A.
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Transportation, Engineering
Period of Significance: 1825-1849
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Rail-Related
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Bear Creek Village Historic District (added 1999 - - #99001287)
PA 115 at Bear C reek Dam , Bear Creek Village
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event, Person
Architect, builder, or engineer: Raife, Phillip R., et.al.
Architectural Style: Stick/Eastlake, Colonial Revival
Historic Person: Lewis, Albert
Significant Year: 1881, 1922, 1884
Area of Significance: Industry, Entertainment/Recreation, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Funerary, Recreation And Culture, Religion, Social
Historic Sub-function: Cemetery, Clubhouse, Department Store, Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling, Sport Facility
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Funerary, Government, Landscape, Religion, Social
Current Sub-function: Cemetery, Clubhouse, Post Office, Religious Structure, Restaurant, Single Dwelling, Unoccupied Land

Bittenbender Covered Bridge (added 1980 - - #80003563)
S of Huntington Mills off LR 40076, Huntington Township , Huntington Mills
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Engineering, Transportation
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Road-Related

Bridge in City of Wilkes-Barre (added 1988 - - #88000828)
LR 5 over Mill Creek , Wilkes-Barre
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Engineering
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: State
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Road-Related

Catlin Hall, Wilkes College (added 1972 - - #72001132)
Also known as Catlin,George,Hall;Reynolds House
92 S. River St. , Wilkes-Barre
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Reynolds,Elizah
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Education
Current Sub-function: Educational Related Housing

Central Railroad of New Jersey Station (added 1975 - - #75001652)
31--35 S. Baltimore St. , Wilkes-Barre
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Central Railroad of New Jersey
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Transportation, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Rail-Related
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Comerford Theater (added 1980 - - #80003564)
Also known as Paramount Theatre
71 Public Sq. , Wilkes-Barre
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Penn-York Utilities,Inc.
Architectural Style: Other, Moderne, Art Deco
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Theater
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Music Facility, Theater

Denison House (added 1970 - - #70000550)
Also known as Colonel Nathan Denison House
35 Denison St. , Forty Fort
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1750-1799
Owner: State
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum

Eckley Historic District (added 1971 - - #71000710)
Also known as Town of Eckley;Pennsylvania Anthracite Museum,Eckley Village
Both sides of Main St. through town of Eckley , Eckley
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Sharpe,Weiss & Co.
Architectural Style: Gothic
Area of Significance: Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: State
Historic Function: Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Extractive Facility, Institutional Housing
Current Function: Domestic, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum, Single Dwelling

Evans, Benjamin, House (added 1983 - - #83002260)
Off PA 93 , Nescopeck
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Italian Villa
Historic Person: Evaus, Benjamin
Significant Year: 1855
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Manufacturing Facility, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Forty Fort Meetinghouse (added 1988 - - #88002373)
River St. and Wyoming Ave. , Forty Fort
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Underwood,Gideon, Hitchcock,Joseph
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Religion, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure
Current Function: Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure

Guthrie, George W., School (added 1980 - - #80003565)
643 N. Washington St. , Wilkes-Barre
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Ireland,Robert
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Keller House (added 1978 - - #76001647)
217 W. Broad St. , Hazleton
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Michler,Will, Pardee,Ario
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Social History, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Church Related Residence
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Kingston Armory (added 1989 - - #89002084)
280 Market St. , Wilkes-Barre
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Atherton,Thomas H.
Architectural Style: Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Military, Architecture, Engineering
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: State
Historic Function: Defense
Historic Sub-function: Arms Storage
Current Function: Defense
Current Sub-function: Arms Storage

Luzerne County Courthouse (added 1980 - - #80003566)
N. River St. , Wilkes-Barre
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Osterling,F.J.
Architectural Style: Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: Courthouse
Current Function: Government
Current Sub-function: Courthouse

Luzerne County Fresh Air Camp (added 2004 - - #04000064)
Also known as Ferrwood Music Camp
Middle Rd., approx. 0.25 mi. NE of jct. of Middle Rd. and PA 3021 , Butler Township
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Health/Medicine
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Domestic, Health Care
Historic Sub-function: Camp, Sanatorium
Current Function: Domestic, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Camp, Music Facility

Luzerne Presbyterial Institute (added 1979 - - #79002293)
Also known as Wyoming Institute
Institute St. , Wyoming
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Fell,Daniel Ackley
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture, Religion
Period of Significance: 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Church School
Current Function: Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure

Market Street Bridge (added 1988 - - #88000873)
Also known as See Also:River Street Historic District
Market St./LR 11 over Susquehanna River , Wilkes-Barre
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Rae,Walter S., Carrere & Hastings
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Engineering
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: State
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Road-Related

Market Street Bridge (added 1988 - - #88000873)
Also known as See Also:River Street Historic District
Market St./LR 11 over Susquehanna River , Kingston
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Rae,Walter S., Carrere & Hastings
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Engineering
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: State
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Road-Related

Markle Banking & Trust Company Building (added 1996 - - #96000322)
Also known as Markle Bank Bldg.;Northeastern Bldg.
8 W. Broad St. , Hazleton
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Bossom,Alfred C., Bright,John Irwin
Architectural Style: Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Business, Financial Institution, Professional
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Business, Financial Institution, Professional

McClintock Hall (added 1972 - - #72001133)
Also known as McClintock House
44 S. River St. , Wilkes-Barre
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Withers,F.C.
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Education
Current Sub-function: Educational Related Housing

Pardee, Israel Platt, Mansion (added 1984 - - #84003487)
235 N. Laurel St. and 28 Aspen St. , Hazleton
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Person
Architect, builder, or engineer: Barber,George W.
Architectural Style: Queen Anne
Historic Person: Pardee,Israel Platt
Significant Year: 1893
Area of Significance: Social History, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling

River Street Historic District (added 1985 - - #85002328)
Franklin, River, W. River, W. Jackson, W. Union, W. Market, W. Northampton, W. South and W. Ross Sts. & Barnum Pl. , Wilkes-Barre
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Beaux Arts, Gothic, Mixed (More Than 2 Styles From Different Periods)
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Local , State , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure, Single Dwelling

Search, George W., House (added 2009 - - #09000387)
56 S. Main St. , Shickshinny
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Health Care
Historic Sub-function: Medical Business/Office, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

St. Gabriel's Catholic Parish Complex (added 2002 - - #02000889)
122-142 S. Wyoming St. , Hazleton
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: et.al., Sheridan, Peter B.
Architectural Style: Gothic Revival, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Church Related Residence, Religious Structure
Current Function: Domestic, Religion
Current Sub-function: Church Related Residence, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure

St. John the Evangelist Roman Catholic Church and School Building (added 2003 - - #03000721)
419 N. Main St. , Wilkes-Barre
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Howley, John J., Cuppels, Frank J.
Area of Significance: Architecture, European
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Church School, Religious Structure
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

St. Stanislaus Institute (added 2008 - - #08001267)
Also known as St. Stanislaus Orphanage; Holy Child Church
141 Old Newport St. , Newport Township
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Social History
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Religion, Religion, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Church Related Residence, Church School, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Religion, Vacant/Not In Use, Work In Progress
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure, Single Dwelling

Stegmaier Brewery (added 1979 - - #79002292)
Roughly bounded by Coal, Welles, Market, Lincoln and Baltimore Sts. , Wilkes-Barre
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Frey,McCormich & French, Wagner & Caper
Architectural Style: Romanesque
Area of Significance: Industry, Architecture
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

Stoddartsville Historic District (added 1998 - - #98001373)
S side of PA 115 at Lehigh R. , Buck Township
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event, Information Potential
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival, Federal, Georgian
Area of Significance: Engineering, Architecture, Commerce, Transportation
Cultural Affiliation: Euro-american
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Business, Hotel, Multiple Dwelling, Restaurant, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store, Warehouse
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Funerary, Landscape
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Cemetery, Natural Feature, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Swetland Homestead (added 1978 - - #78002427)
855 Wyoming Ave. , Wyoming
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Historic Person: Swetland,Luke,et al.
Significant Year: 1809, 1803, 1797
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Economics, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum, Single Dwelling

Weiss Hall (added 1972 - - #72001134)
Also known as Judge Edmund Taylor House
98 S. River St. , Wilkes-Barre
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Romanesque, Greek Revival, Queen Anne
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Education
Current Sub-function: Educational Related Housing

West End Wheelmen's Club (added 1997 - - #97000521)
Also known as Franklin Club
439 S. Franklin St. , Wilkes-Barre
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: O'Malley,William, Olds,Frederick L.
Architectural Style: Shingle Style
Area of Significance: Entertainment/Recreation, Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Social
Historic Sub-function: Clubhouse
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling

Wyoming Monument (added 2002 - - #02000509)
Also known as Battle of Wyoming Monument
US 11, Wyoming Ave. and Susquehanna St. , Wyoming Borough
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Walter, Thomas Ustick, et.al.
Architectural Style: Exotic Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Military
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Funerary, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Graves/Burials, Monument/Marker
Current Function: Funerary, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Graves/Burials, Monument/Marker

Wyoming Seminary (added 1979 - - #79002291)
Also known as Swetland,Commercial,Union,Centenary Halls;Swetland,Fleck,Dar
Sprague Ave. , Kingston
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Et al., Nelson,Reuben
Architectural Style: Other, Mid 19th Century Revival
Historic Person: Hoyt,Henry Martin,et al.
Significant Year: 1867, 1864, 1853
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Education
Current Sub-function: School




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