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KANSAS - Ellis County

Chestnut Street Historic District (added 2008 - - #06000621)
Main, W. 9th, W 10th, !. 11th, E 11th, E. 12th Sts. , Hays
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Government, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Business, Department Store, Financial Institution, Post Office, Religious Structure, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Recreation And Culture, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Business, Museum, Restaurant, Specialty Store

Chrysler, Walter P., House (added 1972 - - #72000495)
104 W. 10th St. , Ellis
Historic Significance: Person
Historic Person: Chrysler,Walter Percy
Significant Year: 1897, 1889
Area of Significance: Industry
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum

Drees House (added 2001 - - #01000183)
00 E. 19th St. , Hays
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Dreiling Implements, Hays, KS
Architectural Style: Other, Modern Movement
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Ellis Congregational Church (added 2000 - - #00000156)
Also known as 051-1600-0004
Eighth and Washington Sts. , Ellis
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Wise & Jacobs
Architectural Style: Gothic Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure
Current Function: Recreation And Culture, Social
Current Sub-function: Meeting Hall, Museum

First Presbyterian Church (added 1973 - - #73000753)
100 W. 7th St. , Hays
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Religion
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure
Current Function: Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure

Fort Fletcher Stone Arch Bridge (added 2001 - - #01000385)
4.8 mi. S of Walker, Walker Ave. , Walker
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Works Progress Administration, Ellis County
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

Fort Hays (added 1971 - - #71000314)
Frontier Historical Park , Hays
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Military
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: State
Historic Function: Defense
Historic Sub-function: Military Facility
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum

Gallagher House (added 2001 - - #01000184)
310 E. 20th St. , Hays
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Dreiling Implements, Hays, KS
Architectural Style: Modern Movement, Other
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Grant, George, Villa (added 1972 - - #72000496)
5 mi. S and 2 mi. E of Victoria on secondary rds. , Victoria
Historic Significance: Person
Historic Person: Grant,George
Significant Year: 1873
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Agriculture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Justus Bissing, Jr. Historic District (added 2004 - - #03001495)
Also known as 051-2390-006811
502-504 W. 12th St. , Hays
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Bissing, Justus, Jr.
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Business, Single Dwelling

Krueger Building (added 2006 - - #06000111)
Also known as Opera House
811 Fort St. , Hays
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Bryon, William
Architectural Style: Italianate, Second Empire
Area of Significance: Entertainment/Recreation, Performing Arts, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Government, Recreation And Culture, Social
Historic Sub-function: Courthouse, Department Store, Meeting Hall, Music Facility, Warehouse
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use, Work In Progress

Madden Elevator (added 1985 - - #82002657)
117 E. 9th St. , Hays
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Murphy,D.L.
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Commerce, Agriculture, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Storage
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Memorial City Hall (added 2007 - - #07000142)
Also known as The Ellis Railroad Museum
911 Washington St. , Ellis
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Howard, Thomas S.
Architectural Style: Early Commercial, Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Entertainment/Recreation, Social History, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Government, Recreation And Culture, Social
Historic Sub-function: Auditorium, City Hall, Correctional Facility, Meeting Hall
Current Function: Recreation And Culture, Social
Current Sub-function: Meeting Hall, Museum

Merchants Bank of Ellis (added 2002 - - #02000428)
Also known as 051-1600-0005
822 Washington St. , Ellis
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Commerce
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Financial Institution
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Specialty Store

Mermis, J.A., House (added 2009 - - #09000190)
Also known as Jamison House
1401 Ash St. , Hays
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Bissing, Justus Jr.
Architectural Style: Queen Anne
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Domestic, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Church Related Residence, Institutional Housing, Professional, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Phillip Hardware Store (added 1982 - - #82002658)
Also known as Hill P. Wilson Store
719 Main St. , Hays
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Department Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Specialty Store

St. Fidelis Catholic Church (added 1971 - - #71000315)
Also known as Cathedral of the Plains
SE corner of St. Anthony and Delaware Sts. , Victoria
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Marshall,John, Comes,John T.
Architectural Style: Romanesque
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure
Current Function: Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure

St. Joseph's Church and Parochial School (added 2008 - - #08001066)
Also known as 051-2390-00007
210 W. 13th and 217 W. 13th , Hays
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Marshall, Joseph
Architectural Style: Romanesque
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Church School, Religious Structure
Current Function: Religion
Current Sub-function: Church School, Religious Structure




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