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1884 Houston Cotton Exchange Building (added 1971 - - #71000938)
Harris County - 202 Travis St. , Houston
(2 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Heiner,Eugene
Architectural Style: Other, Romanesque, Renaissance
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Business
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Covington, Dr. B. J., House (added 1979 - - #78002941)
Harris County - 2219 Dowling St. , Houston
(10 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Black, Social History
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Fire Engine House No. 9 (added 1985 - - #85003238)
Harris County - 1810--1812 Keene St. , Houston
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: McMillen, William A.
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: Fire Station
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

General Mercantile Store (added 1997 - - #97000545)
Also known as Burgess Hall
Harris County - 7322 N. Main St. , Houston
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Commerce, Black
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Education
Historic Sub-function: Department Store, School
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

House at 943 1/2 Cortlandt Street (added 1993 - - #84003972)
Harris County - 943 1/2 Cortlandt St. , Houston
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Houston Negro Hospital School of Nursing Building (added 1982 - - #82004857)
Harris County - Holman Ave. and Ennis St. , Houston
(9 acres, 2 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Sullivan,Maurice J.
Architectural Style: Mission/Spanish Revival
Area of Significance: Black, Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education, Health Care
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Houston Turn-Verein (added 1978 - - #78002944)
Harris County - 5202 Almeda Rd. , Houston
(13 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Etie & Schmitz, Finger,Joseph
Architectural Style: Moderne, Other, Art Deco
Area of Significance: Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Social
Historic Sub-function: Civic
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Humble Oil Building (added 1999 - - #99000068)
Also known as Main Building
Harris County - 1212 Main St. , Houston
(15 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Commerce
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Business
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Johnson, Morris and Mary, House (added 1997 - - #97000541)
Harris County - 3818 Spencer St. , Houston
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Lewis, Ella, Store and Rental Houses (added 1997 - - #97000543)
Harris County - 3404--3406--3408 Courtland St. , Houston
(9 acres, 3 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Black, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Department Store, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Macatee Building (added 1991 - - #84001806)
Harris County - 101 Austin St. , Houston
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Stadtler & Hayes, Cook,W. L.
Architectural Style: Renaissance
Area of Significance: Commerce, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Specialty Store, Warehouse
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Main Street/Market Square Historic District (Boundary Increase) (added 1984 - - #84001811)
Also known as See Also:Main Street/Market Square Historic District
Harris County - 110 Milam, 112-114 Milam, 202-204 Milam, 715 Franklin , Houston
(20 acres, 3 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Warehouse
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Restaurant

Milroy, John, House (added 1980 - - #80004131)
Harris County - 1102 Heights Blvd. , Houston
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Late Victorian, Stick/Eastlake
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Mraz, Bill, Dance Hall (added 2004 - - #98000219)
Also known as Bill Mraz Gakk;Bill Mraz Ballroom
Harris County - 835 W. 34th St. , Houston
(26 acres, 1 building, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event, Person
Historic Person: Mraz, Willie H. (Bill)
Significant Year: 1948
Area of Significance: Entertainment/Recreation, European
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Music Facility
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

National Biscuit Company Building (added 1998 - - #98000141)
Also known as Purse and Co. Wholesale Furniture;Purse Carpet Co. Building
Harris County - 15 N. Chenevert , Houston
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Zimmerman, Albert G., AIA
Architectural Style: Chicago
Area of Significance: Industry, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Rice Hotel (added 1978 - - #78002947)
Harris County - Main St. and Texas Ave. , Houston
(12 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Finn,Alfred C., Mauran,Russell & Crowell
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture, Commerce, Engineering, Social History
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Hotel
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Sessums--James House (added 1998 - - #98001344)
Also known as Alexander Sessums--William James House
Harris County - 3802 Spencer , Houston
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Person, Event, Information Potential, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Sessums, Alexander
Architectural Style: Queen Anne
Historic Person: Sessums, John, Jr.
Significant Year: 1894
Area of Significance: Black, Architecture, Historic - Non-Aboriginal
Cultural Affiliation: African American
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Sewall, Cleveland Harding, House (added 1975 - - #75001991)
Harris County - 3452 Inwood St. , Houston
(60 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Cram,Ralph Adams
Architectural Style: Other, Mission/Spanish Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

South Texas National Bank (added 1978 - - #78002948)
Also known as United Fund Building
Harris County - 215 Main St. , Houston
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Watkins,William Ward, Hill,C.D., & Co.
Architectural Style: Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Economics, Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Financial Institution
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Space Environment Simulation Laboratory (added 1985 - - #85002810)
Also known as Space Environment Simulator Laboratory
Harris County - Lyndon B. Johnson Space Center , Houston
(9 acres, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: NASA
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Engineering, Other
Period of Significance: 1975-2000, 1950-1974
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Education, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Air-Related, Research Facility
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Sterling, Ross,S., House (added 1982 - - #82004858)
Also known as Teyzs White House
Harris County - 515 Bayridge Rd. , Morgan's Point
(57 acres, 1 building, 2 structures)
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Finn,Alfred,C.
Architectural Style: Georgian
Historic Person: Sterling,Ross S.
Significant Year: 1924, 1927, 1946
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

West, James and Jessie, Mansion (added 1994 - - #94001015)
Also known as Lunar Science Institute;Lunar and Planetary Institute
Harris County - 3303 NASA Rd. 1 , Pasadena
(40 acres, 1 building, 3 structures, 1 object)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Person
Architect, builder, or engineer: Finger, Joseph
Architectural Style: Renaissance
Historic Person: West, James Marion, Sr.
Significant Year: 1929, 1930
Area of Significance: Industry, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use




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