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1957, September 24
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PENNSYLVANIA - Cumberland County

Black, William, Homestead (added 1977 - - #77001159)
Drexel Hill Park Rd. , New Cumberland
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Military, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Blythe, Benjamin, Homestead (added 1977 - - #77001160)
Also known as Hazel Glen;Blythstead
217 Means Hollow Rd. , Shippensburg
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Georgian
Historic Person: Blythe,Benjamin
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Boiling Springs Historic District (added 1984 - - #84000566)
Roughly bounded by High and First Sts.,Boiling Springs Lake, and Yellow Britches Creek , Boiling Springs
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 Armory (added 1989 - - #89002071)
504 Cavalry Rd. , Carlisle
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Starford Lumber Co., Atherton,Thomas H.
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Military, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: State
Historic Function: Defense
Historic Sub-function: Arms Storage
Current Function: Defense
Current Sub-function: Arms Storage

Carlisle Historic District (added 1979 - - #79002214)
Roughly bounded by Penn, East, Walnut and College Sts. , Carlisle
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 - - #66000658)
Also known as Carlisle Indian Industrial School
E edge of Carlisle on U.S. 11 , Carlisle
Historic Significance: Event, Person
Historic Person: Thorpe,Jim,et al.
Significant Year: 1918, 1879
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 Railroad Station and Station Master's House (added 1978 - - #78002384)
Also known as Mechanicsburg Railroad Station
2 W. Strawberry Alley and 4 W. Strawberry Alley , Mechanicsburg
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Transportation
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Domestic, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Rail-Related, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum

Cumberland Valley State Normal School Historic District (added 1985 - - #85000076)
Also known as Shippensburg University of Pennsylvania
Roughly bounded by N. Prince St., Stewart, Old Main, Gilbert and Henderson Drs. , Shippensburg
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

Dykeman's Spring (added 1999 - - #99000645)
Also known as Ainsworth Fish Farm
Dykeman Rd., 0.25 mi E of PA 696 , Shippenburg
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering, Person, Information Potential
Architect, builder, or engineer: Dykeman, George R.
Architectural Style: Italian Villa
Historic Person: Dykeman, George R.
Significant Year: 1881, 1870
Area of Significance: Agriculture, Architecture, Prehistoric, Engineering
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Landscape
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Fishing Facility Or Site, Natural Feature, Processing, Single Dwelling, Village Site
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Conservation Area, Fishing Facility Or Site, Natural Feature, Outdoor Recreation, Single Dwelling

Eberly, Johannes, House (added 1973 - - #73001619)
NE of Mechanicsburg on U.S. 11 , Mechanicsburg
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Rupp,Martin
Architectural Style: Federal, Georgian
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Etters Bridge (added 1986 - - #86000308)
Also known as Green Lane Bridge
Green Lane Dr. and Yellow Breeches Creek , Lower Allen Township
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Phoenix Bridge Co., Dean & Westbrook
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Transportation, Engineering
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Road-Related

Gilbert Bridge (added 1989 - - #89000355)
Also known as Hall Estate Bridge
Bishop Rd./Gilbert Rd. over Yellow Breeches Creek , Grantham
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Wrought Iron Bridge Co.
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Transportation, Engineering
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Road-Related

Given, James, Tavern (added 1992 - - #92000943)
Also known as Two Mile House
1189 Walnut Bottom Rd., S. Middleton Township , Carlisle
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Federal
Area of Significance: Commerce, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Restaurant, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Givin, Amelia S., Free Library (added 2004 - - #04000841)
Also known as Mount Holly Springs Public Library
114 N. Baltimore Ave. , Mt. Holly Springs
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Romanesque
Area of Significance: Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: Library
Current Function: Education
Current Sub-function: Library

Hessian Powder Magazine (added 1974 - - #74001778)
Also known as Hessian Guardhouse Museum;See Also:Carlisle Indian School
Guardhouse and Garrison Lanes , Carlisle
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Hessian Prisoners of War
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Architecture, Military
Cultural Affiliation: British
Period of Significance: 1750-1799
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Defense
Historic Sub-function: Arms Storage
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum

Irving Female College (added 1983 - - #83002231)
Also known as Irving Manor Apartments & Seidle Memorial Hospital
Filbert, Main, and Simpson Sts. , Mechanicsburg
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Education
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: College, Educational Related Housing
Current Function: Domestic, Health Care
Current Sub-function: Hospital, Multiple Dwelling

Market Street Bridge (added 1988 - - #88000759)
Market St./LR 34 over Susquehanna River , Harrisburg
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: McGraw,James,Co., Modjeski & Masters
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Engineering
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: State
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Road-Related

McCullough, John, House (added 1978 - - #78002385)
SE of Newville on PA 233 , Newville
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other, Georgian
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Mechanicsburg Commercial Historic District (added 1983 - - #83002232)
Main St. from Arch to High St. , Mechanicsburg
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 - - #10000397)
Roughly bounded by Cove Alley, Big Spring Creek, the Cumberland Valley Railroad right-of-way, Washington St , Newville
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

Old West, Dickinson College (added 1966 - - #66000659)
Dickinson College campus , Carlisle
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Latrobe,Benjamin Henry
Architectural Style: Federal, Other
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: College
Current Function: Education
Current Sub-function: College

Orris, Adam, House (added 1987 - - #87002206)
318 W. Main St. , Mechanicsburg
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Second Empire
Historic Person: Orris,Adam
Significant Year: 1887
Area of Significance: Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Peace Church (added 1972 - - #72001114)
Also known as Friedens Kierche
NW corner of Trindle and St. John's Rds. , Camp Hill
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Rupp,Martin, Anderson,Thomas
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture, Religion
Period of Significance: 1750-1799
Owner: State
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure
Current Function: Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure

Pine Grove Furnace (added 1977 - - #77001158)
Also known as Pine Grove Ironworks
S of Dickinson on PA 233 , Dickinson
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Other, Italianate
Area of Significance: Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: State , Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Hotel, Manufacturing Facility, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Landscape
Current Sub-function: Conservation Area

Ramp Covered Bridge (added 1980 - - #80003480)
E of Newburg on T 374, Hopewell Township , Newburg
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Transportation
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Road-Related

Shippen House (added 1975 - - #75001636)
52 W. King St. , Shippensburg
Historic Significance: Event, Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Colonial
Historic Person: Shippen,Edward
Significant Year: 1785, 1750
Area of Significance: Military, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Shippensburg Historic District (added 1984 - - #84003346)
Roughly bounded by Lutz Ave., Kenneth, Spring, and Fort Sts. , Shippensburg
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

Simpson Street School (added 1983 - - #83002233)
Simpson & High Sts. , Mechanicsburg
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Lappley,Clayton, Smith,J.C.
Architectural Style: Romanesque, Late Gothic Revival
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Auditorium, School, Sport Facility
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Sterrett-Hassinger House (added 2000 - - #83002234)
Three Squares Hollow Rd. , Newville
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Federal
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1750-1799
Owner: State
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Trimble, George, House (added 1992 - - #92000945)
50 Pleasant Grove Rd., Silver Spring Township , Mechanicsburg
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Federal
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Union Hotel (added 1989 - - #89000362)
Also known as Shepherdstown Hotel
240 Old Gettysburg Rd. , Shepherdstown
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Zook,Abraham W.
Architectural Style: Georgian
Area of Significance: Commerce, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Hotel
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Hotel

Widow Piper's Tavern (added 1974 - - #74001779)
Also known as Old Courthouse;Shippensburg Civic Center
SW corner of King and Queen Sts. , Shippensburg
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1700-1749
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government
Historic Sub-function: Courthouse, Hotel, Restaurant
Current Function: Recreation And Culture, Social
Current Sub-function: Civic, Museum

Williams, John, House (added 1977 - - #77001161)
Also known as Williams Mansion House
0.5 mi. S of Williams Grove , Williams Grove
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Historic Person: Williams,John
Significant Year: 1825, 1802, 1799
Area of Significance: Architecture, Agriculture
Period of Significance: 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Wormley, John, House (added 1976 - - #76001630)
126 N. Front St. , Wormleysburg
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other
Historic Person: Wormley,John,Jr.
Significant Year: 1815
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling




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