National Register of Historic Places National Register of Historic Places
1954
U.S. Supreme Court rules segregation of races in public schools unconstitutional, reversing Plessy v. Ferguson decision (1896).
Listings by StateHistoric DistrictsVacant / Not In Use

GEORGIA - Banks County

Banks County Courthouse (added 1980 - - #80000969)
Off U.S. 441 , Homer
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Pruitt,Samuel W., Pruitt,John Willis
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Economics, Politics/Government, Law, Architecture, Communications
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: Courthouse
Current Function: Unknown

Banks County Jail (added 1982 - - #82002382)
Also known as Old Banks County Jail
Silver Shoals Rd. , Homer
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Atlanta Fire Proofing Co., Golucke,J.W.,& Co.
Architectural Style: Romanesque
Area of Significance: Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: Correctional Facility
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Blind Susie Covered Bridge (added 1975 - - #75002194)
Also known as Lulu Covered Bridge
SE of Lulu , Lulu

Chambers, William, House (added 1996 - - #96001305)
GA 51, approximately 1 mi. W of jct. with GA 59 , Carnesvill
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Fort Hollingsworth--White House (added 1998 - - #98000973)
Wynn Lake Rd., 2 mi. SE of Hollingsworth , Hollingsworth
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Defense, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Fortification, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Gillsville Historic District (added 1985 - - #85001933)
GA 52 , Gillsville
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event, Person
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Late Victorian
Historic Person: Garrison,John
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Hebron Church, Cemetery, and Academy (added 1985 - - #85002176)
CR 3 , Commerce
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering, Person
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Historic Person: Candler,Allen D.
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Art, Education, Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Religion
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education, Funerary, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Cemetery, Religious Structure, School
Current Function: Funerary, Religion
Current Sub-function: Cemetery, Religious Structure

Homer Historic District (added 1985 - - #85003110)
Also known as See Also:Banks County Courthouse;Banks County Jail;Homer His
Along Main St. and Silver Shoals Rd. , Homer
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other, Mixed (More Than 2 Styles From Different Periods)
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Transportation, Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Homer Historic District (Boundary Increase) (added 1993 - - #93000422)
Also known as See Also:Homer Historic District
Off US 41 on E end of existing district adjacent to southern boundary , Homer
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Kesler Covered Bridge (added 1975 - - #75000571)
10 mi. N of Homer on County Line Rd. over Middle Fork Broad River , Homer
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple, Verner,Robert
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Transportation, Architecture, Engineering
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Road-Related

Maysville Historic District (added 1985 - - #85002203)
Along E. Main, W. Main and Homer Sts. , Maysville
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event, Person
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Other, Greek Revival, Late Victorian
Historic Person: Atkins,Abraham,et al.
Area of Significance: Transportation, Architecture, Commerce, Community Planning And Development, Landscape Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Landscape, Religion, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Park, Rail-Related, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Funerary, Landscape, Religion
Current Sub-function: Cemetery, Park, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Mount Pleasant Historic District (added 1996 - - #96001306)
Also known as Jct. of GA 51 and GA 184
Jct. of GA 51 and GA 184 , Carnesville
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Architecture, Agriculture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Domestic, Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure, Single Dwelling

Nails Creek Historic District (added 1996 - - #96001307)
Jct. of GA 51 and GA 59 , Carnesville
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Thompson, Mr.
Architectural Style: Romanesque, Gothic, Other
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Funerary, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Cemetery, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Domestic, Funerary, Religion
Current Sub-function: Cemetery, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling

New Salem Covered Bridge (added 1975 - - #75000570)
6 mi. N of Commerce on SR S992 over Grove Creek , Commerce
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Thomas,W.M.
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Transportation, Architecture, Engineering
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Turk Family Farm (added 2003 - - #03001365)
534 Carson Segars Rd. , Maysville
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Turk, Joseph Columbus
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce, Agriculture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Animal Facility, Department Store, Single Dwelling, Storage
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Animal Facility, Single Dwelling, Storage




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