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Boiling Springs Historic District
(added 1984 - Cumberland County - #84000566)
Roughly bounded by High and First Sts.,Boiling Springs Lake, and Yellow Britches Creek , Boiling Springs
(279 acres, 127 buildings, 5 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: multiple
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman, Late Victorian, Federal
Area of Significance: Entertainment/Recreation, Architecture, Industry, Social History
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Outdoor Recreation, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Outdoor Recreation, Single Dwelling

Carlisle Historic District
(added 1979 - Cumberland County - #79002214)
Roughly bounded by Penn, East, Walnut and College Sts. , Carlisle
(1540 acres, 1011 buildings, 1 object)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Et al., Rupp,Martin
Architectural Style: Federal, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic

Carlisle Indian School
(added 1966 - Cumberland County - #66000658)
Also known as Carlisle Indian Industrial School
E edge of Carlisle on U.S. 11 , Carlisle
(245 acres, 20 buildings, 2 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Person
Historic Person: Thorpe,Jim,et al.
Significant Year: 1879, 1918
Area of Significance: Military, Education, Entertainment/Recreation, Social History
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Defense, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Military Facility, Museum

Cumberland Valley State Normal School Historic District
(added 1985 - Cumberland County - #85000076)
Also known as Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania
Roughly bounded by N. Prince St., Stewart, Old Main, Gilbert and Henderson Drs. , Shippensburg
(70 acres, 4 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: et al., Sloan,Samuel
Architectural Style: Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: State
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: College
Current Function: Education
Current Sub-function: College

Mechanicsburg Commercial Historic District
(added 1983 - Cumberland County - #83002232)
Main St. from Arch to High St. , Mechanicsburg
(167 acres, 91 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Georgian, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Fire Station, Government Office, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Religion
Current Sub-function: Fire Station, Government Office, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling

Newville Historic District
(added 2010 - Cumberland County - #10000397)
Roughly bounded by Cove Alley, Big Spring Creek, the Cumberland Valley Railroad right-of-way, Washington St , Newville
(866 acres, 414 buildings, 2 objects)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Religion, Social
Historic Sub-function: Department Store, Meeting Hall, Professional, Religious Structure, School, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Religion, Social
Current Sub-function: Financial Institution, Fire Station, Meeting Hall, Professional, Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Shippensburg Historic District
(added 1984 - Cumberland County - #84003346)
Roughly bounded by Lutz Ave., Kenneth, Spring, and Fort Sts. , Shippensburg
(760 acres, 324 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Other, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Business, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Business, Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling




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