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OREGON - Marion County - Historic Districts

Aurora Colony Historic District
(added 1974 - Marion County - #74001696)
Roughly bounded by Cemetery Rd., Bobs Ave., and Liberty St. , Aurora
(1500 acres, 41 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Religion, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Animal Facility, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum, Single Dwelling

Beers, Oliver, House
(added 1984 - Marion County - #84003036)
Also known as Methodist Mission Hospital Site
10602 Wheatland Rd. , Gervais
(7 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Information Potential, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Architecture
Cultural Affiliation: Oregon Settlement
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Champoeg State Park Historic Archeological District
(added 1984 - Marion County - #84003038)
Also known as Provisional Government Park
Address Restricted , St. Paul
(4477 acres, 2 buildings, 1 structure, 1 object)
Historic Significance: Information Potential, Person, Event
Historic Person: Lucier,Etienne et al
Significant Year: 1830, 1861, 1901
Area of Significance: Commerce, Exploration/Settlement, Politics/Government, Historic - Aboriginal, Agriculture
Cultural Affiliation: Kalapuya
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: State , Private
Historic Function: Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Monument/Marker
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Museum, Park, Single Dwelling

Court Street--Chemeketa Street Historic District
(added 1987 - Marion County - #87001373)
Roughly bounded by Chemeketa St., Mill Creek, Court, and Fourteenth St. , Salem
(386 acres, 95 buildings, 4 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Gothic Revival, Queen Anne, Bungalow/Craftsman
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Politics/Government, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Gaiety Hill--Bush's Pasture Park Historic District
(added 1986 - Marion County - #86002849)
Also known as See Also:Bush, Asahel, House;Harding, Benjamin F., House;Jar
Roughly bounded by Pringle Creek, Mission St., Bush's Pasture Pk., Cross, High, and Liberty Sts. , Salem
(1430 acres, 103 buildings, 5 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Et al., Smith,Clarence L.
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Bungalow/Craftsman
Historic Person: Bush,Asahel,et al.
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Exploration/Settlement, Architecture, Landscape Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Landscape
Historic Sub-function: Forest, Park, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Landscape
Current Sub-function: Forest, Park, Single Dwelling

Kay, Thomas, Woolen Mill
(added 1973 - Marion County - #73001579)
260 12th St., SE , Salem
(45 acres, 4 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Pugh,Walter D.
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture, Work In Progress
Current Sub-function: Museum, Park

Oregon Pacific Railroad Linear Historic District
(added 1999 - Marion County - #99001285)
Roughly a 20 mi. section of the Old Railroad Grade bet. Indanha and The Cascade Range summit , Santiam Junction
(1723 acres, 20 structures)
Historic Significance: Information Potential, Person, Event
Historic Person: Hogg, Thomas Egenton
Significant Year: 1887, 1889
Area of Significance: European, Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Engineering
Cultural Affiliation: Euro-American
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Rail-Related
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Oregon State Hospital Historic District
(added 2008 - Marion County - #08000118)
Also known as Oregon State Insane Asylum
Roughly bounded by D St., Park Ave., 24th St. & Bates Dr. , Salem
(1304 acres, 50 buildings, 9 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: et.al., Boothby, Wilbur
Architectural Style: Classical Revival, Italianate
Area of Significance: Social History, Health/Medicine, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: State
Historic Function: Domestic, Health Care
Historic Sub-function: Hospital, Institutional Housing
Current Function: Domestic, Health Care
Current Sub-function: Hospital, Institutional Housing

Salem Downtown State Street--Commercial Street Historic District
(added 2001 - Marion County - #01001067)
Also known as Salem Downtown Historic District
Roughly bounded by Ferry, High, Chemeketa, and Fronts Sts. , Salem
(440 acres, 57 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style: Queen Anne, Italianate
Area of Significance: Social History, Architecture, Entertainment/Recreation, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Recreation And Culture, Social, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Auditorium, Business, Civic, Meeting Hall, Professional, Road-Related, Theater
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Government, Recreation And Culture, Social
Current Sub-function: Auditorium, Business, Civic, Government Office, Meeting Hall, Professional, Theater

Silver Creek Youth Camp--Silver Falls State Park
(added 2002 - Marion County - #02000673)
Also known as Silver Falls State Park YMCA Camp
20024 Silver Falls Hwy. , Sublimity
(2060 acres, 47 buildings, 6 structures, 1 object)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: et.al., Maquire, Keith Maguire
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Social History, Landscape Architecture, Conservation, Entertainment/Recreation
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: State
Historic Function: Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Outdoor Recreation
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Outdoor Recreation

Silver Falls State Park Concession Building Area
(added 1983 - Marion County - #83002164)
Also known as Silver Falls Lodge
20024 Silver Falls Hwy. , Sublimity
(96 acres, 5 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Isted,J. Elwood
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Conservation, Architecture, Entertainment/Recreation
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: State
Historic Function: Domestic, Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Camp, Conservation Area, Outdoor Recreation, Park
Current Function: Domestic, Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Camp, Conservation Area, Outdoor Recreation, Park

Silverton Commercial Historic District
(added 1987 - Marion County - #87000878)
Roughly bounded by High, and Oak Sts., Silver Creek, Lewis, Water, and First Sts. , Silverton
(70 acres, 27 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Early Commercial
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce, Industry
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Local , 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

St. Paul Historic District
(added 1982 - Marion County - #82003739)
Also known as See Also:St. Paul Roman Catholic Church
Off OR 219 , St. Paul
(886 acres, 42 buildings, 2 objects)
Historic Significance: Person, Information Potential, Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman, Other, Queen Anne
Historic Person: Blanchet,Rev. Francis Norbert
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Education, Architecture, Agriculture, Religion
Cultural Affiliation: French-Canadian,rural
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Business, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Religion
Current Sub-function: Business, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling




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