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TENNESSEE - Hamilton County - Historic Districts

Brown House
(added 1973 - Hamilton County - #73001781)
Also known as Brown, James Farmstead
9521 Ooltewah-Georgetown Rd. , Ooltewah
(50 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering, Person
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Federal
Historic Person: Brown,John
Significant Year: 1828, 1838
Area of Significance: Native American, Politics/Government, Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Chickamauga and Chattanooga National Military Park
(added 1966 - Hamilton County - #66000274)
S of Chattanooga on U.S. 27 , Chattanooga
(81191 acres, 6 buildings, 142 structures, 700 objects)
Historic Significance: Person, Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: War Department, National Park Service
Architectural Style: Other, Bungalow/Craftsman
Historic Person: Grant, Ulysses S., et.al.
Significant Year: 1863, 1866, 1890
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Social History, Landscape Architecture, Military, Art, Conservation, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Defense, Domestic, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Battle Site, Monument/Marker, Museum, Outdoor Recreation, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Work Of Art (Sculpture, Carving, Rock Art)
Current Function: Domestic, Recreation And Culture, Transportation
Current Sub-function: Monument/Marker, Museum, Outdoor Recreation, Road-Related, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Work Of Art (Sculpture, Carving, Rock Art)

Ferger Place Historic District
(added 1980 - Hamilton County - #80003810)
Evening Side Dr. and Morning Side Dr. , Chattanooga
(240 acres, 55 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Ferger Brothers Real Estate
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Bungalow/Craftsman
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Fort Wood Historic District
(added 1979 - Hamilton County - #79002437)
Roughly bounded by Palmetto, McCallie, Central and 5th Sts. , Chattanooga
(450 acres, 106 buildings)
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Patton,Samuel
Architectural Style: Mid 19th Century Revival, Late Victorian
Historic Person: Multiple
Significant Year: 1900, 1910, 1988
Area of Significance: Education, Politics/Government, Architecture, Commerce, Engineering, Social History, Communications
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Education, Religion, Social
Historic Sub-function: Clubhouse, Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Religion, Social
Current Sub-function: Clubhouse, Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling

Fountain Square
(added 1979 - Hamilton County - #79002438)
600--622 Georgia Ave. and 317 Oak St. , Chattanooga
(20 acres, 5 buildings, 1 object)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Bearden & Deacon, Hunt,R.H.
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Education, Landscape
Historic Sub-function: Educational Related Housing, Single Dwelling, Street Furniture/Object
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Landscape
Current Sub-function: Educational Related Housing, Restaurant, Single Dwelling, Street Furniture/Object

Glenwood Historic District
(added 1989 - Hamilton County - #89000861)
Roughly bounded by Parkwood Dr., Glenwood Dr., Oak St., and Derby St. , Chattanooga
(760 acres, 162 buildings, 2 structures)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Et al., Betts,Edward E.
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman, Tudor Revival, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

King, M. L., Boulevard Historic District
(added 1984 - Hamilton County - #84003551)
Roughly M. L. King Blvd. between Browns and University Sts. , Chattanooga
(150 acres, 27 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Black, Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Social
Historic Sub-function: Clubhouse, Correctional Facility, Multiple Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Social, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Clubhouse, Multiple Dwelling, Specialty Store

Lookout Mountain Caverns and Cavern Castle
(added 1985 - Hamilton County - #85002969)
Also known as Ruby Falls
Scenic Hwy. , Chattanooga
(100 acres, 1 building, 2 structures)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Entertainment/Recreation
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Function: Recreation And Culture

Market Square-Patten Parkway
(added 1980 - Hamilton County - #80003816)
Also known as Patten Parkway
Roughly bounded by E. 8th, and E. 9th Sts., Georgia and Lindsay Aves. , Chattanooga
(31 acres, 9 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Transportation, Architecture, Commerce, Industry
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Recreation And Culture, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Hotel, Organizational, Professional, Road-Related, Specialty Store, Theater
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Landscape, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Park, Professional, Specialty Store

Market Street Warehouse Historic District
(added 1984 - Hamilton County - #84003554)
Also known as Stone Fort Block
1118-1148 Market St. , Chattanooga
(19 acres, 8 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: et al., Downing,T.
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce, Transportation
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Warehouse
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Warehouse

Market and Main Streets Historic District
(added 1992 - Hamilton County - #92000927)
Also known as See Also:Terminal Station;Southern Railway Freight Depot
Roughly bounded by Cowart, King, Market and Main Sts. , Chattanooga
(350 acres, 61 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Et al., Baker,Donn
Architectural Style: Other, Chicago
Area of Significance: Commerce, Transportation, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Business, Department Store, Manufacturing Facility, Processing Site, Warehouse
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Current Sub-function: Business, Hotel, Professional, Restaurant, Specialty Store, Warehouse

Missionary Ridge Historic District
(added 1996 - Hamilton County - #95001257)
Also known as See also:Chickamaugga-Chattanooga National Military Park
N. and S. Crest Rd. from Delong Reservation to 700 S. Crest Rd. , Chattanooga
(1780 acres, 190 buildings, 1 object)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Patton, Samuel, et al., Hunt, Reuben Harrison
Architectural Style: Classical Revival, Queen Anne, Bungalow/Craftsman
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Military, Commerce, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Federal , Private
Historic Function: Defense, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Battle Site, Multiple Dwelling, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Defense, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Battle Site, Multiple Dwelling, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Moccasin Bend Archeological District
(added 1986 - Hamilton County - #86003510)
Also known as See Also:Moccasin Bend MRA
Address Restricted , Chattanooga
(9560 acres)
Historic Significance: Information Potential, Event, Architecture/Engineering
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Military, Prehistoric, Historic - Aboriginal
Cultural Affiliation: Late Archaic, American,military, Woodland
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1500-1599, 1499-1000 AD, 1000-2999 BC, 1000 AD-999 BC
Owner: State , Local , Private
Historic Function: Defense, Domestic, Funerary
Historic Sub-function: Battle Site, Graves/Burials, Village Site
Current Function: Health Care, Landscape
Current Sub-function: Hospital, Underwater

Signal Mountain Historic District
(added 2001 - Hamilton County - #01000729)
Roughly along James Blvd., Brady Point Rd., and Signal Point Rd., , Signal Mountain
(1350 acres, 174 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: et.al., Alsup, J.D.
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman, Tudor Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

St. Elmo Historic District
(added 1982 - Hamilton County - #82003976)
Alabama, St. Elmo, and Tennessee Aves. , Chattanooga
(3350 acres, 611 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Stringer Ridge Historic District
(added 1984 - Hamilton County - #84003557)
Address Restricted , Chattanooga
(750 acres)
Historic Significance: Information Potential, Event
Area of Significance: Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Military
Cultural Affiliation: Civil War
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Defense
Historic Sub-function: Fortification
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Tennessee Valley Railroad Museum Rolling Stock
(added 1980 - Hamilton County - #80003824)
2022 N. Chamberlain Ave. , Chattanooga
(928 acres, 1 structure, 35 objects)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Transportation
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Rail-Related
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum




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