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PENNSYLVANIA - Venango County

Allegheny Baptist Church (added 1978 - - #78002478)
Also known as Free Methodist Church
PA 27 and Main St. , Pleasantville
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Beebe,Mamley Colton
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Religion
Period of Significance: 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure
Current Function: Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure

Bridge in Cherrytree Township (added 1988 - - #88000809)
LR 60052 over Oil Creek , Titusville
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Morse Bridge Company
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Engineering
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: State
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Road-Related

Bridge in Clinton Township (added 1988 - - #88000808)
LR 60010 over Scrubgrass Creek , Kennerdell
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Smith Bridge Company,Toledo,OH
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Engineering
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: State
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Road-Related

Connely--Holeman House (added 2007 - - #07001080)
317 Chestnut St. , Pleasantville Borough
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Second Empire
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 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

Dale, Samuel F., House (added 1975 - - #75001670)
1409 Elk St. , Franklin
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Person
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Second Empire
Historic Person: Dale,Samuel F.
Significant Year: 1875
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Drake Oil Well (added 1966 - - #66000695)
3 mi. SE of Titusville on PA 36, in Drake Well Memorial Park , Titusville
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Industry
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: State
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Extractive Facility
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum

Emlenton Historic District (added 1997 - - #97001256)
Roughly bounded by Allegheny R., the borough limits, Kerr Ave., Hickory, and Center Sts. , Emlenton
Historic Significance: Event, Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Crosby, W. Holmes
Architectural Style: Italianate, Greek Revival, Gothic Revival
Historic Person: Crawford, Harry Jennings
Significant Year: 1837
Area of Significance: Industry, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Business, Financial Institution, Manufacturing Facility, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Religion
Current Sub-function: Business, Financial Institution, Manufacturing Facility, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling

Franklin Historic District (added 1984 - - #84003583)
Roughly bounded by Miller Ave., Otter, 8th, Buffalo, and 16th Sts. , Franklin
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Federal, Other, Queen Anne
Area of Significance: Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Business, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Business, Single Dwelling

Indian God Rock Petroglyphs Site (36VE26) (added 1984 - - #84003585)
Also known as 36VE26
Address Restricted , Rockland Township
Historic Significance: Information Potential, Architecture/Engineering
Area of Significance: Art, Historic - Aboriginal, Prehistoric
Cultural Affiliation: Proto-Shawnee, Chippewa
Period of Significance: 1749-1500 AD, 1499-1000 AD
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Work Of Art (Sculpture, Carving, Rock Art)
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Work Of Art (Sculpture, Carving, Rock Art)

National Transit Building (added 1978 - - #78002477)
206 Seneca St. , Oil City
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Robinson,Horace B., Brenot,Oscar
Architectural Style: Chicago
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Business
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Business

Oil City Armory (added 1991 - - #91000517)
Jct. of E. 2nd and State Sts. , Oil City
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Cossau Bros., Bailey,Emmett E.,Co.
Architectural Style: Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture, Military
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: State
Historic Function: Defense
Historic Sub-function: Arms Storage
Current Function: Defense
Current Sub-function: Arms Storage

Oil City Downtown Commercial Historic District (added 1997 - - #97001250)
Also known as Oilville; Cornplanter; see also National Transit Building an
Generally along Seneca, Center, Elm, Sycamore, Duncomb, and Main Sts. , Oil City
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Bresnot, Joseph P., Bailey, Emmett E.
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival, Italianate, Romanesque
Area of Significance: Commerce, Industry, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Government, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Social
Historic Sub-function: Business, Financial Institution, Manufacturing Facility, Meeting Hall, Post Office, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Recreation And Culture, Religion
Current Sub-function: Business, Financial Institution, Manufacturing Facility, Museum, Religious Structure, Specialty Store

Oil City North Side Historic District (added 1999 - - #99001335)
Also known as Cottage Hill; Palace Hill; Polish Hill
Roughly bounded by Conrail RR, Manning St., Park Rd., Deer St., and Linden, Hasson, Bishop, Carroll and E. Bissell Ave. , Oil City
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple et al., Various
Architectural Style: Late Victorian, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals
Area of Significance: Architecture, Industry, European
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Church Related Residence, Church School, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Domestic, Religion, Social, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Church Related Residence, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Oil City South Side Historic District (added 1997 - - #97001249)
Also known as Venango City;Laytonia
Roughly bounded by Allegheny R., Wilson Ave., Lee's Ln., W. Third, and W. Fifth Sts., and Reservoir St. , Oil City
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Brenot, Joseph P., Bailey, Emmett E.
Architectural Style: Italianate, Colonial, Romanesque
Area of Significance: Industry, Commerce, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: State , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Religion, Social
Historic Sub-function: Business, Meeting Hall, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Defense, Domestic, Religion
Current Sub-function: Business, Financial Institution, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Pithole City, Site of (added 1973 - - #73001667)
10 mi. SE of Titusville , Titusville
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Industry
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: State
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Village Site
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum

Pithole Stone Arch (added 1988 - - #88000869)
LR 60046 over Pithole Creek , Oleopolis
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Bigley,R.A.
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Engineering
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: State
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Road-Related

Plumer Block (added 1986 - - #78002476)
Also known as Hancock Building
1205 Liberty St. , Franklin
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Plumer,Arnold
Architectural Style: Queen Anne
Historic Person: Plumer,Arnold
Significant Year: 1866
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Function: Commerce/Trade

Rockland Furnace (added 1991 - - #91001139)
On Shull Run N of the Allegheny R., NW of Emlenton , Emlenton
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Engineering, Industry
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

U.S. Post Office (added 1977 - - #77001197)
Also known as U.S. Federal Building
270 Seneca St. , Oil City
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Taylor,James Knox
Architectural Style: Beaux Arts
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: Post Office
Current Function: Government

Witherup Bridge (added 1988 - - #88000800)
LR 60007 over Scrubgrass Creek , Kennerdell
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Canton Bridge Co.
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Engineering
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: State
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Road-Related




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