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War of 1812 against Britain begins. United States wins series of naval victories but fails in attempts to invade Canada, British burn Capitol and White House in August 1814.
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NEW YORK - Monroe County - Historic Districts

Bridge Square Historic District
(added 1984 - Monroe County - #84000273)
Roughly bounded by Inner Loop, Centre Park, Washington and W. Main Sts. , Rochester
(105 acres, 24 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Federal, Romanesque
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture, Commerce, Transportation
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Hotel, Manufacturing Facility, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Current Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Specialty Store

Brown's Race Historic District
(added 1989 - Monroe County - #89000067)
Brown's Race St. from Platt St. to Conrail railroad tracks , Rochester
(110 acres, 15 buildings, 2 structures)
Historic Significance: Information Potential, Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Romanesque, Second Empire
Area of Significance: Engineering, Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Industry, Architecture
Cultural Affiliation: 19th C. Urban Industrial
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Business, Manufacturing Facility, Rail-Related, Water Works
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Business, Manufacturing Facility, Warehouse

Browncroft Historic District
(added 2004 - Monroe County - #04000346)
Roughly bounded by Browncroft Blvd., Newcastle, Blossom, and Winton Rds. , Rochester
(1160 acres, 518 buildings, 2 structures, 2 objects)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Kaelber, William, Brown, Charles J.
Architectural Style: Late 19th And Early 20th Century American Movements, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Landscape Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Landscape, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Park, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling, Street Furniture/Object
Current Function: Domestic, Landscape, Religion
Current Sub-function: Park, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling, Street Furniture/Object

Campbell-Whittlesey House
(added 1971 - Monroe County - #71000542)
123 S. Fitzhugh St. , Rochester
(2 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Lafever,Minard
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: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum

Chili Mills Conservation Area
(added 1975 - Monroe County - #75001198)
1 mi. SW of West Chili off Stuart Rd. along Black Creek , West Chili
(500 acres, 6 buildings, 2 structures)
Historic Significance: Information Potential, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Architecture, Industry
Cultural Affiliation: American,industrial
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

City Hall Historic District
(added 1974 - Monroe County - #74001258)
S. Fitzhugh St. between Broad and W. Main Sts. , Rochester
(30 acres, 4 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Warner,A.J.
Architectural Style: Gothic Revival, Other, Renaissance
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Education, Government, Religion
Historic Sub-function: City Hall, Courthouse, Government Office, Religious Structure
Current Function: Education, Government, Religion
Current Sub-function: City Hall, Courthouse, Government Office, Religious Structure

Clarkson Corners Historic District
(added 1994 - Monroe County - #94001076)
Jct. of Ridge and Lake Rds. and E and W along Ridge and S along Lake , Clarkson Corners
(450 acres, 67 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Early Republic, Late Victorian, Mid 19th Century Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Education, Government, Religion
Historic Sub-function: City Hall, Religious Structure, School, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Government, Religion
Current Sub-function: City Hall, Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

East Avenue Historic District
(added 1979 - Monroe County - #79001589)
Also known as See Also:Eastman, George, House
Irregular pattern along East Ave. from Probert St. to Alexander St. , Rochester
(3620 acres, 700 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Et al., Wright,Frank Lloyd
Architectural Style: Italianate, Greek Revival, Queen Anne
Area of Significance: Social History, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Eastman Historic District
(added 1984 - Monroe County - #84003946)
Roughly bounded by Main, Swan, Lawn, and Gibbs Sts. , Rochester
(138 acres, 14 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Et al., Gordon & Kaelber
Architectural Style: Other, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Education, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Recreation And Culture, Religion, Social
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Education, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Recreation And Culture, Religion, Social

Fernwood Park Historic District
(added 2010 - Monroe County - #10000360)
Bounded by Fernwood Ave, Woodman Park, Culver Rd, and Waring Rd , Rochester
(100 acres, 40 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Barrows, C. Storrs, Gott, Francis Hastings
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Social History, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling

Grove Place Historic District
(added 1984 - Monroe County - #84000299)
Gibbs, Selden, Grove and Windsor Sts. , Rochester
(81 acres, 29 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 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

Honeoye Falls Village Historic District
(added 1993 - Monroe County - #93001225)
Also known as See Also:Lower Mill;US Post Office--Honeoye Falls;St. John's
Roughly, jct. of Main, Monroe and Ontario Sts. and adjacent areas , Honeoye Falls
(1300 acres, 214 buildings, 3 structures)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Local , Federal , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Government, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Business, City Hall, Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Government, Religion
Current Sub-function: Business, Capitol, Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling

Hopkins Farm
(added 2000 - Monroe County - #00001153)
3151 Clover St. , Pittsford
(3700 acres, 14 buildings, 10 structures)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style: Federal, Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Agriculture, Exploration/Settlement, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Animal Facility, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Animal Facility, Single Dwelling

Linden-South Historic District
(added 2009 - Monroe County - #09000655)
25-272 Linden St., both sides; 809-835 South Ave., odd numbers only , Rochester
(155 acres, 136 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Oberlies, Joseph, et al.
Architectural Style: Late Gothic Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure, Single Dwelling

Madison Square--West Main Street Historic District
(added 1988 - Monroe County - #88002382)
Also known as See Also:Anthony, Susan B., House
Roughly bounded by Silver, Canal, W. Main and Madison Sts. , Rochester
(223 acres, 100 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Greek Revival, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Industry
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Landscape
Historic Sub-function: Park
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Landscape
Current Sub-function: Park

Main Street Historic District
(added 2004 - Monroe County - #04000227)
Main, Market and King Sts. , Brockport
(85 acres, 48 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Late Victorian, Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private , Federal , Local , State
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Recreation And Culture, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Auditorium, Business, Department Store, Financial Institution, Professional, Religious Structure, Theater
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Recreation And Culture, Religion
Current Sub-function: Auditorium, Business, Department Store, Financial Institution, Professional, Religious Structure, Theater

Maplewood Historic District
(added 1997 - Monroe County - #97001454)
Roughly along Lakeview Park, Lake Ave., Seneca Pkwy., and Maplewood Ave. , Rochester
(1780 acres, 432 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering, Information Potential
Architect, builder, or engineer: multiple
Architectural Style: Italianate, Queen Anne, Second Empire
Area of Significance: Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Landscape Architecture
Cultural Affiliation: Euro-American
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Domestic, Recreation And Culture, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Church Related Residence, Church School, Hotel, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling, Sport Facility
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Recreation And Culture, Religion
Current Sub-function: Business, Church Related Residence, Church School, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling

Mt. Hope-Highland Historic District
(added 1974 - Monroe County - #74001261)
Bounded roughly by the Clarissa St. Bridge, Genesee River, Grove and Mt. Hope Aves., plus , Rochester
(2300 acres, 23 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Person
Architect, builder, or engineer: Et al., Davis,A.J.
Architectural Style: Gothic Revival
Historic Person: Ellwanger,George,et al.
Area of Significance: Commerce, Landscape Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Landscape
Historic Sub-function: Business, Forest
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Landscape
Current Sub-function: Business, Forest

Penfield Road Historic District
(added 2005 - Monroe County - #05001381)
1862-1895 Penfield Rd. , Penfield
(129 acres, 14 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Federal, Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Pittsford Village Historic District
(added 1984 - Monroe County - #84002736)
Also known as See Also:Phoenix Building
Roughly bounded by the Canal, Jefferson Ave., Sutherland, and South Sts. , Pittsford
(570 acres, 139 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Federal, Mid 19th Century Revival, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Ramona Park Historic District
(added 2010 - Monroe County - #10000363)
Ramona Park , Rochester
(100 acres, 40 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Barrows, C. Storrs
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Social History, Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling

Rochester Street Historic District
(added 1973 - Monroe County - #73001205)
Both sides of Rochester St. , Scottsville
(200 acres, 41 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

St. Paul-North Water Streets Historic District
(added 1984 - Monroe County - #84000398)
St. Paul, N. Water, and Andrews Sts. , Rochester
(9 acres, 17 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Ellis & Ellis, Knebel,Oscar
Architectural Style: Romanesque, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals
Area of Significance: Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Warehouse
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Industry/Processing/Extraction

State Street Historic District
(added 1984 - Monroe County - #84000402)
109-173 State St. , Rochester
(12 acres, 12 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Other, Federal
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Business, Manufacturing Facility, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Business, Specialty Store

Tall Maples Miniature Golf Course
(added 2002 - Monroe County - #02001653)
Also known as Parkside Whispering Pines Miniature Golf Course
4083 Culver Rd. , Sea Breeze
(3 acres, 2 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Ocorr, Robert, et.al.
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture, Entertainment/Recreation
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Fair
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Fair

Third Ward Historic District
(added 1974 - Monroe County - #74001262)
Roughly bounded by Adams and Peach Sts., I-490, and both sides of Troup and Fitzhugh Sts. , Rochester
(350 acres, 126 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Other, Greek Revival, Gothic
Historic Person: Potter,Henry
Area of Significance: Commerce, Communications, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling




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