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ALABAMA - Jefferson County - Vacant / Not In Use

Bethel Baptist Church, Parsonage, and Guardhouse (added 2005 - - #05000455)
Jefferson County - 3233, 3232, and 3236 29th Avenue North , Collegeville
( acres, 3 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Church Related Residence, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Blessed Sacrament Academy (added 1980 - - #80000689)
Also known as Blessed Sacrament School
Jefferson County - 1525 Cotton Ave., SW , Birmingham
(28 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: vonHerbulis, A.O.
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education, Religion
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Crittenden Building (added 1981 - - #81000126)
Also known as Burger Phillips Building
Jefferson County - 1914 3rd Ave. N , Birmingham
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Taylor,Thompson & Smulski, Wheelock,Harry
Architectural Style: Art Deco
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Specialty Store
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Federal Reserve Bank of Atlanta--Birmingham Branch (added 2003 - - #03000230)
Jefferson County - 1801 Fifth Ave. N , Birmingham
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Warren, Knight & Davis, Krebs, A.J.
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival, Art Deco
Area of Significance: Commerce, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Government
Historic Sub-function: Financial Institution, Government Office
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use, Work In Progress

Fire Station No. 16 (added 1990 - - #90001560)
Jefferson County - 1621 Ave. G , Birmingham
(3 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Mission/Spanish Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: Fire Station, Government Office
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Five Mile Creek Bridge (added 1973 - - #73000350)
Jefferson County - 1 mi. NE of McCalla off U.S. 11 , McCalla
(10 acres, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Alabama Road Commission
Area of Significance: Transportation, Engineering
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: State
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Fox Building (added 1980 - - #80000694)
Jefferson County - 19th St. and 4th Ave. , Birmingham
(1 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other
Historic Person: Fox,John,et. al.
Significant Year: 1895
Area of Significance: Commerce, Social History, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Education
Historic Sub-function: College, Department Store
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Grand Hotel (added 1985 - - #85003545)
Also known as Plaza Hotel
Jefferson County - 200 Nineteenth St. N. , Bessemer
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Torgerson,G.M.
Architectural Style: Italianate
Area of Significance: Commerce, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Hotel
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Vacant/Not In Use

Ideal Department Store Building (added 1985 - - #85000918)
Also known as Model Sales Building
Jefferson County - 111 19th St., N , Birmingham
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Whilldin,D.O.
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Department Store
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Kress, S. H., and Company Building (added 1982 - - #82002042)
Jefferson County - 3rd Ave. and 19th St. , Birmingham
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Days & Sachs, Sibbert,Edward F.
Architectural Style: Modern Movement
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Specialty Store
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Loveman, Joseph, & Loeb Department Store (added 1983 - - #83002971)
Also known as Loveman's Department Store
Jefferson County - 214-224 19th St., N , Birmingham
(8 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Miller,Martin & Leaks Associate, Lehman,William E.
Architectural Style: Art Deco
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Department Store
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Manchester Terrace (added 1989 - - #89000163)
Jefferson County - 720--728 S. 29th St. , Birmingham
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Maloney Construction Co.
Architectural Style: Tudor Revival, Mission/Spanish Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Parham Apothecary Building (added 1996 - - #96000595)
Jefferson County - 401 60th St. , Fairfield
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Person, Event
Historic Person: Parham,Dr. Glover Patrick
Significant Year: 1947
Area of Significance: Commerce, Health/Medicine, Black, Social History
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Education, Government, Health Care
Historic Sub-function: Business, Library, Medical Business/Office, Post Office, Restaurant
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Pratt School (added 1994 - - #93001591)
Jefferson County - 306 Ave. U , Birmingham
(50 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Warren, Knight and Davis, Whilldin, D. O.
Architectural Style: Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Ramsay-McCormack Building (added 2009 - - #08001273)
Also known as United Security Life Insurance Co. Building
Jefferson County - 1823-1825 Avenue E , Birmingham
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Burnham, Brooke B.
Architectural Style: Art Deco
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Business
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Reed, William, House (added 1987 - - #87001778)
Also known as Reed--Riddle--Jemison House;Spring Lake Farm
Jefferson County - 888 Twin Lake Dr. , Birmingham
(7 acres, 2 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Reed,William
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Historic Person: Reed,William
Significant Year: 1816, 1820
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Architecture, Social History, Agriculture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Sloss Blast Furnace Site (added 1972 - - #72000162)
Also known as Sloss Blast Furnaces
Jefferson County - 1st Ave. at 32nd St. , Birmingham
(165 acres, 4 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Et al., Sloss,James W.
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Engineering, Industry
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Smithfield Historic District (Boundary Increase) (added 1998 - - #98001022)
Jefferson County - Roughly along 4th Court and Center St. , Birmingham
(300 acres, 147 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Rayfield, WIlliam
Architectural Style: Other, Bungalow/Craftsman
Area of Significance: Black, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Religion, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

South Highlands of East Lake Historic District (added 2003 - - #03001136)
Jefferson County - Roughly bounded by 8th Ave., 85th St., 5th Ave., and 78th St. , Birmingham
(17950 acres, 786 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman, Tudor Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Southern Railroad Depot (added 1983 - - #83002975)
Jefferson County - 933 Thornton Ave., NE , Leeds
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Georgia Pacific Railroad Company
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Transportation, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Rail-Related
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Steiner Bank Building (added 1974 - - #74000414)
Jefferson County - 2101 lst Ave. N , Birmingham
(10 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Romanesque
Historic Person: Steiner,Burghard,et. al.
Significant Year: 1890
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Financial Institution
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Tarrant City Downtown Historic District (added 2010 - - #09000105)
Jefferson County - Parts of E. Lake Blvd., Ford Ave., Jackson Blvd., Pinson St., Wharton Ave. , Tarrant
(500 acres, 42 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style: Mission/Spanish Revival, Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Commerce/Trade, Commerce/Trade, Education, Government, Social
Historic Sub-function: Financial Institution, Library, Meeting Hall, Post Office, Restaurant, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Commerce/Trade, Commerce/Trade, Commerce/Trade, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Business, Professional, Restaurant, Specialty Store

Thomas By--Product Coke Works Historic District (added 1995 - - #95001060)
Also known as Republic Steel Corporation's Thomas Works
Jefferson County - Roughly bounded by RR Tracks and the sand and gravel quarry , Birmingham
(350 acres, 16 buildings, 12 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Area of Significance: Industry, Engineering
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

West End Masonic Temple (added 1987 - - #87001417)
Jefferson County - 1346 Tuscaloosa Ave. , Birmingham
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Whilldin,David Oliver
Architectural Style: Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Social History, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Social
Historic Sub-function: Meeting Hall, Professional, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Social, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Specialty Store

Whilldin Building (added 1982 - - #82002044)
Jefferson County - 513--517 21st St., N , Birmingham
(1 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Whilldin,D.O.
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Professional
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Windham Construction Office Building (added 1984 - - #84000638)
Jefferson County - 528 8th Ave., N , Birmingham
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Black, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Business, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Woodlawn Historic District (added 2003 - - #03001129)
Jefferson County - Roughly bounded by 1st Ave. N, 47th St. N, 61st St.N, and I-20/59 , Birmingham
(2410 acres, 608 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Queen Anne
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Funerary, Government, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Cemetery, City Hall, Energy Facility, Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Government, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Religion, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Energy Facility, Fire Station, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store




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