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Alphabet Historic District
(added 2000 - Multnomah County - #00001293)
Also known as Portland Nob Hill Historic District
Roughly bounded by NW Lovejoy St., NW Marshall St., NW 17th Ave., W. Burnside St., and NW 24th Ave. , Portland
(1569 acres, 478 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Bell, William B., et.al.
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman, Queen Anne
Historic Person: Adams, Charles F., et al., Wise, Dr. Jonah, et al.
Area of Significance: European, Social History, Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Religion, Social
Historic Sub-function: Business, Civic, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Religion, Social, Vacant/Not In Use, Work In Progress
Current Sub-function: Business, Civic, Professional, Professional, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Bonneville Dam Historic District
(added 1986 - Multnomah County - #86000727)
Also known as Powerhouse,Navigation Lock and Administrative Site;See Also:
Columbia River between Bradford and Cascade Islands off I-80 in Multnomah County, Oregon to WA 14 in Skamania County, WA, Bonneville
(878 acres, 3 buildings, 3 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: U.S. Army Corps of Engineers
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Engineering, Transportation, Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Government, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Recreation And Culture, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Auditorium, Energy Facility, Government Office, Public Works, Water-Related
Current Function: Government, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Recreation And Culture, Transportation
Current Sub-function: Auditorium, Energy Facility, Government Office, Public Works, Water-Related

Bonneville Dam Historic District (Boundary Increase)
(added 1987 - Multnomah County - #86003598)
Also known as Bonneville Hatchery;Central Hatchery;See Also:Bonneville Dam
Roughly bounded by Mitchell Creek Bypass, SW District boundary, Union Pacific right-of-way, and Hatchery Service Rd. , Bonneville
(92 acres, 2 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Claussen & Claussen
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Conservation, Education, Politics/Government, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Education, Government
Historic Sub-function: Fishing Facility Or Site, Government Office, Research Facility
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Education, Government
Current Sub-function: Fishing Facility Or Site, Government Office, Research Facility

Columbia River Highway Historic District
(added 1983 - Multnomah County - #83004168)
Roughly bounded by the Sandy River Bridge, Troutdale, Multnomah County on the West, the Chenoweth Creek Bridge, etc. , Troutdale
(5290 acres, 38 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Oregon State Highway Department
Area of Significance: Engineering, Transportation
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Mixed
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Landscape, Transportation
Current Sub-function: Park, Road-Related

East Portland Grand Avenue Historic District
(added 1991 - Multnomah County - #91000126)
Also known as See Also:West, Nathaniel, Buildings;West's Block;New Logus B
Bounded by Main and Ankeny Sts., SE. 7th Ave. and SE. Martin Luther King, Jr. Blvd. (SE. Union Ave.) , Portland
(280 acres, 28 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Commerce
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Business, Financial Institution, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Business, Financial Institution, Specialty Store

Frank, M. Lloyd, Estate
(added 1979 - Multnomah County - #79002133)
Also known as Lewis and Clark College;Odell Manor
0615 SW Palatine Hill Rd. , Portland
(85 acres, 5 buildings, 6 structures)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Brookman,Herman
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Landscape Architecture, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Landscape
Historic Sub-function: Forest, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Education
Current Sub-function: College

Kenton Commercial Historic District
(added 2001 - Multnomah County - #01000934)
Roughly along Denver Ave., from N. Willis St. to N. Watts St. , Portland
(87 acres, 16 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Early Commercial, Exotic Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Health Care, Recreation And Culture, Social
Historic Sub-function: Business, Clinic, Financial Institution, Hotel, Meeting Hall, Post Office, Theater
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Social
Current Sub-function: Civic, Meeting Hall, Multiple Dwelling, Restaurant, Specialty Store

King's Hill Historic District
(added 1991 - Multnomah County - #91000039)
Also known as See Also:80003367;87001496;88000093;78002319;78002322;880013
Bounded by W. Burnside St., SW Canyon Rd, SW 21st St. and Washington Park , Portland
(430 acres, 105 buildings, 20 structures)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Person
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Late 19th And Early 20th Century American Movements, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late Victorian
Historic Person: King,Amos,et al.
Area of Significance: Commerce, Social History, Industry, Performing Arts, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Business, Multiple Dwelling, Professional, Single Dwelling

Ladd's Addition Historic District
(added 1988 - Multnomah County - #88001310)
Also known as See Also:Mizpah Presbyterian Church
Bounded by S.E. Division, Hawthorne, Twelfth and Twentieth Sts. , Portland
(1260 acres, 626 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering, Person
Architect, builder, or engineer: Mische,E.T., Ladd Estate Co.
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman, Other, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals
Historic Person: Ladd,William Sargent
Significant Year: 1891, 1905, 1908
Area of Significance: Commerce, Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Landscape Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Landscape
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Park, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Landscape
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Park, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Lone Fir Cemetery
(added 2007 - Multnomah County - #07000824)
Also known as Mount Crawford Cemetery
2115 SE Morrison St. , Portland
(305 acres, 2 structures, 2 objects)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Social History, Exploration/Settlement
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Funerary
Historic Sub-function: Cemetery
Current Function: Funerary
Current Sub-function: Cemetery

Mount Tabor Park
(added 2004 - Multnomah County - #04001065)
Roughly bounded by S.E. Division Street, S.E. 60th Avenue, S.E. Yamhill Street, and S.E. Mountainview Drive , Portland
(1960 acres, 7 buildings, 5 structures, 1 object)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Mische, Emanuel Tillman, Keyser, Charles P.
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Entertainment/Recreation, Landscape Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Horticulture Facility, Outdoor Recreation, Park, Water Works
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Horticulture Facility, Outdoor Recreation, Park, Water Works

Mount Tabor Park Reservoirs Historic District
(added 2004 - Multnomah County - #03001446)
Also known as Mount Tabor Park Reservoirs 1,5 and 6
6325 S.E. Division Street , Portland
(405 acres, 7 buildings, 4 structures, 1 object)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Smith, Isaac, et.al.
Architectural Style: Romanesque
Area of Significance: Entertainment/Recreation, Architecture, Engineering, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Government, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Outdoor Recreation, Public Works, Water Works
Current Function: Government, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Outdoor Recreation, Public Works, Water Works

Portland New Chinatown--Japantown Historic District
(added 1989 - Multnomah County - #89001957)
Also known as Chinatown National Register Historic District;See Also:Skidm
Bounded by NW. Glisan, NW. 3rd Ave., W. Burnside, and NW. 5th Ave. , Portland
(174 acres, 21 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Late 19th And Early 20th Century American Movements, Modern Movement, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture, Industry, Asian, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Social
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Social

Portland Skidmore/Old Town Historic District
(added 1975 - Multnomah County - #75001597)
Also known as Skidmore/Old Town Historic District
Roughly bounded by Harbor Dr., Everett, 3rd, and Oak Sts. , Portland
(440 acres, 30 buildings, 1 object)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Late 19th And Early 20th Century American Movements, Late Victorian, Italianate
Area of Significance: Art, Architecture, Commerce, Performing Arts
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Government Office, Hotel, Restaurant, Specialty Store, Theater
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Landscape
Current Sub-function: Parking Lot, Restaurant, Warehouse

Portland Thirteenth Avenue Historic District
(added 1987 - Multnomah County - #87000888)
NW Thirteenth Ave. between NW Davis and NW Johnson Sts. , Portland
(117 acres, 20 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Knighton,William C., Strong and McNaughton
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce, Industry
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Business, Warehouse
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Business, Manufacturing Facility, Warehouse

Portland Yamhill Historic District
(added 1976 - Multnomah County - #76001587)
Roughly bounded by Taylor, Morrison, both sides of 2nd Ave. and Willamette River , Portland
(115 acres, 15 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Italianate
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Function: Commerce/Trade

Rocky Butte Scenic Drive Historic District
(added 1991 - Multnomah County - #91001550)
Rocky Butte Rd. and parts of NE. Fremont St. and 92nd Ave. , Portland
(215 acres, 10 structures, 3 objects)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multnomah Co. Road Dept.
Area of Significance: Transportation, Entertainment/Recreation, Landscape Architecture, Engineering
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Recreation And Culture, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Air-Related, Outdoor Recreation, Road-Related
Current Function: Recreation And Culture, Transportation
Current Sub-function: Air-Related, Outdoor Recreation, Road-Related

South Portland Historic District
(added 1998 - Multnomah County - #98000951)
Roughly bounded by Arthur, Front, Grover, Hood, and Curry Sts., and Barbur Blvd. , Portland
(490 acres, 186 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Whidden & Lewis, Doyle, A.E.
Architectural Style: Late 19th And Early 20th Century American Movements, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture, European
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Religion, Social
Historic Sub-function: Civic, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Religion, Social
Current Sub-function: Business, Civic, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Restaurant, Single Dwelling

Washington Park Reservoirs Historic District
(added 2004 - Multnomah County - #03001447)
Also known as Washington park (City Park) Reservoirs 3 and 4
2403 S.W. Jefferson Street , Portland
(95 acres, 5 buildings, 4 structures, 2 objects)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Oliver, Charles, Smith, Isaac W.
Architectural Style: Romanesque
Area of Significance: Engineering, Architecture, Entertainment/Recreation, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Government, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Outdoor Recreation, Public Works, Water Works
Current Function: Government, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Outdoor Recreation, Public Works, Water Works




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