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1935
Congress passes Social Security Act, providing old-age and unemployment insurance and aid to needy elderly persons, the blind and dependent children
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ALABAMA - Limestone County

Athens Courthouse Square Commercial Historic District (added 1997 - - #97001164)
Roughly bounded by Clinton, Hobbs, Madison, and Green Sts. , Athens
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: multiple
Architectural Style: Greek Revival, Late Gothic Revival, Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Transportation, Commerce, Politics/Government
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Government, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Business, City Hall, Courthouse, Financial Institution, Post Office, Professional, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Government
Current Sub-function: Business, Courthouse, Department Store, Financial Institution, Government Office, Professional, Restaurant, Specialty Store

Athens State College Historic District (added 1985 - - #85000254)
Also known as Athens College
202--212 and 311 N. Beaty St., central campus area roughly bounded by Beaty, Pryor and Hobbs Sts. , Athens
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Higgins,Hiram
Architectural Style: Queen Anne, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: State , Private
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: College, Educational Related Housing
Current Function: Domestic, Education
Current Sub-function: College, Library, Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling

Belle Mina (added 1972 - - #72000164)
Also known as Belle Manor
S of Belle Mina on the Mooresville-Elkton Rd. , Belle Mina
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other, Georgian, Federal
Historic Person: Bibb,Thomas,et al.
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Blackburn House (added 1984 - - #84000643)
W of Athens , Athens
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Other, Italianate
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Cave Place (added 1989 - - #82002049)
Also known as White's Spring Place
AL 20 , Mooresville
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Agriculture, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Donnell, Robert, House (added 1973 - - #73000354)
Also known as City Superintendent's House
601 S. Clinton St. , Athens
Historic Significance: Person
Historic Person: Donnell,Robert
Significant Year: 1840
Area of Significance: Education, Religion
Period of Significance: 1825-1849
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Domestic, Education
Historic Sub-function: School, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Eddins, Joel, House (added 1996 - - #96001004)
Also known as Walker, Glann and Wanda, House
Rt. 2, approximately .5 mi. NW of jct. of AL 53 and Elkwood Section Rd. , Ardmore
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Eddins, Joel
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Houston, George S., Historic District (added 1989 - - #89000943)
Also known as See Also:Houston Memorial Library
Roughly 2nd Ave., Jefferson St., McClellan St., Marion St., Hobbs St., Madison St., Washington St., and Houston St. , Athens
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman, Federal, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Houston, Governor George Smith, House (added 1986 - - #86001043)
Also known as Houston Memorial Library
101 N. Houston St. , Athens
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Federal
Historic Person: Houston,George Smith
Significant Year: 1845, 1879, 1835
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Education
Current Sub-function: Library

Mooresville (added 1972 - - #72000165)
Off U.S. 72 (AL 20) , Mooresville
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Post Office, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Old Athens, Alabama Main Post Office (added 1982 - - #82002047)
Also known as Washington Street Courthouse Annex
310 W. Washington St. , Athens
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Smith,W.B., Alderman,Britt
Architectural Style: Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Communications
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: Post Office
Current Function: Government
Current Sub-function: Post Office

Robert Beaty Historic District (added 1984 - - #84000646)
Roughly bounded by Louisville and Nashville RR, Forrest, East, and Washington Sts. , Athens
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Other, Federal, Mid 19th Century Revival
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1800-1824
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Sulphur Trestle Fort Site (added 1973 - - #73000355)
1 mi. S of Elkmont , Elkmont
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Transportation, Military
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Defense
Historic Sub-function: Fortification
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence

Woodside (added 1982 - - #82002048)
SW of Belle Mina , Belle Mina
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Agriculture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Secondary Structure
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Secondary Structure




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