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Albany Rural Cemetery
(added 1979 - Albany County - #79001566)
Cemetery Ave. , Menands
(4670 acres, 5 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Douglass,Maj. D.B.
Architectural Style: Queen Anne
Area of Significance: Art, Landscape Architecture, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Funerary
Historic Sub-function: Cemetery
Current Function: Funerary
Current Sub-function: Cemetery

Alcove Historic District
(added 1980 - Albany County - #80002582)
SR 11 and Alcove Rd. , Alcove
(140 acres, 8 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Business, Single Dwelling

Altamont Historic District
(added 1982 - Albany County - #82001054)
Main St. between Thacher Dr. and the RR station , Guilderland
(110 acres, 38 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Federal, Other, Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Arbor Hill Historic District--Ten Broeck Triangle
(added 1979 - Albany County - #79001564)
Also known as See Also:Arbor Hill Historic District--Ten Broeck Triangle (
Irregular pattern along Ten Broeck St. from Clinton Ave. to Livingston Ave. , Albany
(130 acres, 95 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Landscape
Historic Sub-function: Park, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Landscape
Current Sub-function: Business, Park, Single Dwelling

Arbor Hill Historic District--Ten Broeck Triangle (Boundary Increase)
(added 1984 - Albany County - #84003865)
Also known as See Also:Arbor Hill Historic District--Ten Broeck Triangle
Roughly Ten Broeck Pl., 1st, 2nd, and Swan Sts. , Albany
(210 acres, 118 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Italianate, Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Business, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Business, Single Dwelling

Broadway--Livingston Avenue Historic District
(added 1988 - Albany County - #87002300)
Broadway and Livingston Ave. , Albany
(35 acres, 20 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Other, Greek Revival, Italianate
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce, Transportation
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Rail-Related
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Vacant/Not In Use

Buildings at 744, 746, 748, 750 Broadway
(added 1987 - Albany County - #87002180)
744--750 Broadway , Albany
(9 acres, 4 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Federal, Greek Revival, Italianate
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Center Square/Hudson-Park Historic District
(added 1980 - Albany County - #80002578)
Roughly bounded by Park Ave., State, Lark and S. Swan Sts. , Albany
(990 acres)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Mid 19th Century Revival, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Clinton Avenue Historic District
(added 1988 - Albany County - #88001445)
Also known as See Also:Palace Theatre
Along Clinton Ave. from Quail to N. Pearl Sts. , Albany
(700 acres, 555 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Et al., Hoffman,Ernest
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival, Greek Revival, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Education, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Recreation And Culture, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling, Theater
Current Function: Domestic, Education, Recreation And Culture, Religion, Social
Current Sub-function: Civic, Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling, Theater

Downtown Albany Historic District
(added 1980 - Albany County - #80002579)
Also known as See Also:72000813;72000814;73001156;72000817;77000933;760012
Broadway, State, Pine, Lodge and Columbia Sts. , Albany
(660 acres, 128 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Business, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Business, Single Dwelling

Downtown Cohoes Historic District
(added 1984 - Albany County - #84002060)
Also known as See Also:Cohoes Music Hall;Silliman Memorial Presbyterian
Roughly bounded by Oneida, Van Rensselaer, Columbia, Main, and Olmstead Sts. , Cohoes
(350 acres, 149 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Greek Revival, Second Empire, Italianate
Area of Significance: Architecture, Industry, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Business, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Business, Single Dwelling

Enlarged Erie Canal Historic District (Discontiguous)
(added 2004 - Albany County - #04000434)
City of Cohoes, roughly from S to NW city boundary , Cohoes
(99 acres, 2 buildings, 10 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Merriam, Carr & Co., Barker and Smith
Area of Significance: Engineering, Transportation, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Water-Related
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Harmony Mill Historic District
(added 1978 - Albany County - #78003151)
Also known as See also:Harmony Mill No. 3
Between Mohawk River and RR tracks , Cohoes
(1200 acres, 298 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Business, Single Dwelling

Knox Street Historic District
(added 2008 - Albany County - #08000138)
Knox St. between Madison Ave. & Morris St. , Albany
(8 acres, 24 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Walsh, John & Edmund
Architectural Style: Queen Anne, Italianate
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling

Lafayette Park Historic
(added 1978 - Albany County - #78001837)
Also known as See Also:71000520;71000519;71000521;71000515;72000812;740001
Roughly bounded by State, Swan, Elk, Spruce, Chapel and Eagle Sts. , Albany
(360 acres, 12 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Landscape
Historic Sub-function: Business, City Hall, Government Office, Park, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Landscape
Current Sub-function: Business, Capitol, Government Office, Park, Single Dwelling

Lansing, John V. A., Farmhouse and Billsen Cemetery and Archeological Site
(added 1985 - Albany County - #85002715)
Also known as Component No. 13
Address Restricted , Colonie
(150 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Information Potential, Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Exploration/Settlement, Architecture, Prehistoric
Cultural Affiliation: American,rural, Late Woodland, Late Archaic/Early Woodland
Period of Significance: 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1749-1500 AD
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Funerary
Historic Sub-function: Cemetery, Single Dwelling, Village Site
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Funerary
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Cemetery, Single Dwelling

Loudon Road Historic District
(added 1979 - Albany County - #79003247)
Loudon Rd. from Crumite Rd. to Menands Rd. , Loudonville
(360 acres, 20 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture, Landscape Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Mansion Historic District
(added 1982 - Albany County - #82003343)
Roughly bounded by Park Ave., Pearl, Eagle, and Hamilton Sts. , Albany
(450 acres, 476 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Italianate, Greek Revival, Federal
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Social History, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Business, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Business, Professional, Single Dwelling

Matton Shipyard
(added 2009 - Albany County - #09000553)
Delaware Ave. , Cohoes
(41 acres, 8 buildings, 4 structures, 7 objects)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Commerce, Transportation, Industry, Maritime History
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: State
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Specialty Store
Current Function: Other

Menand Park Historic District
(added 1985 - Albany County - #85002708)
Roughly bounded by Menand Rd., Broadway, and Tillinghast Ave. , Colonie
(25 acres, 21 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Vanderhyden Corp.
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman, Prairie School
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Olmstead Street Historic District
(added 1973 - Albany County - #73001159)
Olmstead St. between Ontario and Cayuga Sts. , Cohoes
(10 acres, 18 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture, Industry, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Onesquethaw Valley Historic District
(added 1974 - Albany County - #74001216)
About 10 mi. SW of Albany off NY 43 , Albany
(34100 acres, 25 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Information Potential, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Prehistoric, Architecture
Cultural Affiliation: Native American
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749, 1650-1699, 1600-1649
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Camp, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Camp, Single Dwelling

Pastures Historic District
(added 1972 - Albany County - #72000815)
Bounded on N by Madison Ave., on E by Green St., on S by South Ferry St., on W by S. Pearl St. , Albany
(170 acres, 116 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Social History, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Business, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Business, Single Dwelling

Rapp Road Community Historic District
(added 2002 - Albany County - #02001620)
Rapp Rd. , Albany
(140 acres, 19 buildings, 2 objects)
Historic Significance: Person, Event
Historic Person: Parson, Rev. Louis W.
Significant Year: 1930, 1940
Area of Significance: Black, Social History, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Rensselaerville Historic District
(added 1983 - Albany County - #83001635)
Old Albany, Pond Hill, Methodist Hill Rds. and Main St. , Rensselaerville
(1090 acres, 86 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Greek Revival, Gothic
Area of Significance: Architecture, Exploration/Settlement, Industry
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

South End-Groesbeckville Historic District
(added 1984 - Albany County - #84002062)
Also known as See Also:Schuyler Mansion
Roughly bounded by Elizabeth, 2nd, and Morton Aves., Pearl and Franklin Sts. , Albany
(570 acres, 506 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Greek Revival, Stick/Eastlake, Italianate
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Business, Manufacturing Facility, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Business, Single Dwelling

St. Patrick's Roman Catholic Church Complex
(added 1990 - Albany County - #90001156)
Jct. of Main St. and N. Clement Ave. , Ravena
(10 acres, 3 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Gothic Revival, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Education, European, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Church Related Residence, Church School, Religious Structure
Current Function: Religion
Current Sub-function: Church Related Residence, Religious Structure

Washington Park Historic District
(added 1972 - Albany County - #72000818)
Washington Park and surrounding properties , Albany
(0 acres, 218 buildings, 5 objects)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Olmsted,Frederick
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Art, Landscape Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: State , Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Landscape
Historic Sub-function: Park, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Health Care, Landscape
Current Sub-function: Medical Business/Office, Park, Single Dwelling

Watervliet Arsenal
(added 1966 - Albany County - #66000503)
S. Broadway , Watervliet
(1100 acres, 12 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Military, Industry
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Defense, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Arms Storage, Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Defense, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Current Sub-function: Arms Storage, Manufacturing Facility

Watervliet Shaker Historic District
(added 1973 - Albany County - #73001160)
Also known as See Also:Watervliet Shaker Historic District (Boundary Incre
Watervliet Shaker Rd. , Colonie
(4700 acres, 22 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Commerce, Architecture, Invention, Social History, Religion
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling

Watervliet Shaker Historic District (Boundary Increase)
(added 1973 - Albany County - #73002247)
Also known as See Also:Watervliet Shaker Historic District
Stump Pond, NE of Colonie , Colonie
(400 acres)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Invention, Social History
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Landscape
Historic Sub-function: Conservation Area
Current Function: Landscape
Current Sub-function: Conservation Area




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