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1860, December 20
South Carolina, rapidly followed by six other southern states, secedes from Union in reaction to election of Lincoln, who opposes extension of slavery into western territories. These states organize the Confederate States of America.
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PENNSYLVANIA - Dauphin County - Historic Districts

Clemson Island Prehistoric District
(added 1981 - Dauphin County - #81000540)
Address Restricted , Halifax
(145 acres)
Historic Significance: Information Potential
Area of Significance: Prehistoric
Cultural Affiliation: Woodland, Archaic
Period of Significance: 5000-6999 BC, 3000-4999 BC, 1749-1500 AD, 1499-1000 AD, 1000-2999 BC, 1000 AD-999 BC
Owner: State
Historic Function: Domestic, Funerary
Historic Sub-function: Graves/Burials, Village Site
Current Function: Landscape
Current Sub-function: Conservation Area

Fort Hunter Historic District
(added 1979 - Dauphin County - #79002216)
Also known as See Also:McAllister, Archibald, House
U.S. 22 , Fort Hunter
(320 acres, 6 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Information Potential, Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other, Georgian, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Exploration/Settlement, Architecture, Military
Cultural Affiliation: Colonial American
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Defense, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Fortification, Manufacturing Facility, Specialty Store, Water-Related
Current Function: Domestic, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum, Single Dwelling

Harrisburg Cemetery
(added 1985 - Dauphin County - #85000866)
13th and Liberty Sts. , Harrisburg
(350 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Gothic
Area of Significance: Art, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Funerary
Historic Sub-function: Cemetery
Current Function: Funerary, Landscape
Current Sub-function: Cemetery, Park

Harrisburg Historic District
(added 1976 - Dauphin County - #76001632)
Also known as See Also:Camp Curtain Fire Station;Harrisburg Central Railro
Bounded roughly by Forster, 3rd, Hanna Sts. and the Susquehanna River , Harrisburg
(1920 acres, 340 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Mixed (More Than 2 Styles From Different Periods)
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Landscape
Historic Sub-function: Government Office, Park, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Landscape
Current Sub-function: Government Office, Multiple Dwelling, Park, Single Dwelling

Harrisburg Military Post
(added 1991 - Dauphin County - #91001755)
Jct. of 14th and Calder Sts. , Harrisburg
(280 acres, 6 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Other, Tudor Revival, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals
Area of Significance: Military, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Defense
Historic Sub-function: Arms Storage
Current Function: Defense
Current Sub-function: Arms Storage

Midtown Harrisburg Historic District
(added 1983 - Dauphin County - #83002237)
Roughly bounded by Susquehanna River, Forster, Verbeke, and 3rd Sts. , Harrisburg
(430 acres, 479 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Federal, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Landscape, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Ceremonial Site, Park, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Landscape, Religion
Current Sub-function: Park, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling

Mount Pleasant Historic District
(added 1985 - Dauphin County - #85000079)
Also known as Allison Hill;See Also:Mount Pleasant Historic District (Boun
Sylvan Terr. to 19th St., Market to Brookwood Sts. , Harrisburg
(500 acres, 2026 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: et al., Hamilton,A. Boyd
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Industry, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Local , Federal , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Mount Pleasant Historic District (Boundary Increase)
(added 1990 - Dauphin County - #90000710)
Also known as See Also:Mount Pleasant Historic District
1100--1321 Market St., 1142 Derry St. , Harrisburg
(50 acres, 72 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Queen Anne, Greek Revival, Stick/Eastlake
Area of Significance: Commerce, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Restaurant, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Restaurant, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Old Downtown Harrisburg Commercial Historic District
(added 1983 - Dauphin County - #83002238)
Dewberry, Chestnut, Blackberry, and S. 3rd Sts. , Harrisburg
(23 acres, 34 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Business, Multiple Dwelling, Professional, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Business, Multiple Dwelling, Professional, Specialty Store

Old Downtown Harrisburg Commercial Historic District (Boundary Increase)
(added 1984 - Dauphin County - #84003198)
Also known as See Also:The Colonial Theater Building;Kunkle Building;Old D
Roughly Market St. from 3rd to 4th and 3rd St. from Walnut to Chestnut Sts. , Harrisburg
(95 acres, 50 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other, Italianate, Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Law, Architecture, Commerce, Community Planning And Development, Communications
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Department Store, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Department Store, Specialty Store

Old Uptown Harrisburg Historic District
(added 1990 - Dauphin County - #89002297)
Also known as See Also:Cameron, Simon, School
Roughly bounded by McClay, N. Third, Reily, N. Second, and Calder , Harrisburg
(631 acres, 788 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Romanesque, Queen Anne, Italianate
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling

Smith, Henry, Farm
(added 1988 - Dauphin County - #88003050)
Also known as Hidden Spring Farm
950 Swatara Creek Rd. , Middletown
(10 acres, 2 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Federal
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Storage
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Business, Single Dwelling

Todd, John, House
(added 1988 - Dauphin County - #88002371)
S. Meadow Ln. , Hummelstown
(65 acres, 2 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Georgian
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1825-1849, 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Business, Single Dwelling




The King's Cottage
The King's Cottage
A Bed & Breakfast Inn
Lancanster, PA


Metallic Arts Inc
Metallic Arts Inc
Cast Historical Plaques
Bronze, Aluminum or Brass


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