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1863
January 1. President Lincoln issues Emancipation Proclamation granting freedom to slaves in southern states.
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TEXAS - Wharton County

Abovitz, Leon, House (added 1993 - - #93000101)
Also known as Site No. 817
212 N. Resident , Wharton
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Reher, Albert
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Tudor Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Banker, Willie, Jr., House (added 1993 - - #93000118)
Also known as Site No. 753
401 N. Rusk , Wharton
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Mission/Spanish Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Bernstein, Moses, House (added 1993 - - #93000116)
Also known as Site No. 665
1705 N. Richmond , Wharton
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Mission/Spanish Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Bolton--Outlar House (added 1993 - - #93000108)
Also known as Site No. 658
517 N. Richmond , Wharton
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Colorado River Bridge (added 1993 - - #93000117)
Also known as Site No. 649
S. Richmond Rd. (Old US 59) across the Colorado R. , Wharton
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Transportation
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: State
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Road-Related

Croom, Wiley J., House (added 1993 - - #93000099)
Also known as Site No. 366
205 E. Milam , Wharton
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Heiner, Eugene
Architectural Style: Queen Anne
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Dannon, F. F., House (added 1993 - - #93000095)
Also known as Site No. 266
612 W. Caney , Wharton
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Davidson, Dr. Green, House (added 1993 - - #93000111)
Also known as Site No. 178
404 Bolton , Wharton
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Davis, Ben and Mary, House (added 1993 - - #93000104)
Also known as Site No. 795
100 S. Resident , Wharton
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Tudor Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Elkins, Nettie, House (added 1993 - - #93000114)
Also known as Site No. 189
109 E. Alabama , Wharton
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Elliott, E. Clyde and Mary, House (added 1993 - - #93000122)
Also known as Site No. 851
707 N. Walnut , Wharton
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Russel Brown Company
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

First Methodist Episcopal Church South, Old (added 1993 - - #93000097)
Also known as Site No. 735
200 N. Fulton , Wharton
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure
Current Function: Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure

Garrett, Henry B., House (added 1993 - - #93000098)
Also known as Site No. 739
504 N. Fulton , Wharton
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Garrett, John A. and Sophie, House (added 1993 - - #93000115)
Also known as Site No. 191
401 E. Alabama , Wharton
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Gifford, George C. and Annie, House (added 1993 - - #93000096)
Also known as Site No. 296
615 W. Caney , Wharton
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Hamilton, Joseph Andrew, House (added 1993 - - #93000106)
Also known as Site No. 656
325 N. Richmond , Wharton
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Harrison, Gerard A., House (added 1993 - - #93000112)
Also known as Site No. 278
209 E. Caney , Wharton
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other
Historic Person: Harrison, Gerard A.
Significant Year: 1907, 1875
Area of Significance: Commerce, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Harrison--Dennis House (added 1993 - - #93000110)
Also known as Site No. 455
409 W. Burleson , Wharton
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other
Historic Person: Dennis, J.H.H.
Significant Year: 1913, 1895
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Hawes, Edwin, House (added 1993 - - #93000102)
Also known as Site No. 800
309 N. Resident , Wharton
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Hawes, Edwin, Jr., House (added 1993 - - #93000105)
Also known as Site No. 814
119 S. Resident , Wharton
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

House at 401 North Richmond (added 1993 - - #93000107)
Also known as Site No. 657
401 N. Richmond , Wharton
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Tudor Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

House at 512 North Resident (added 1993 - - #93000103)
Also known as Site No. 820
512 N. Resident , Wharton
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Linn Street Historic District (added 1993 - - #93000124)
Roughly, the 500 blocks of Richmond Rd. and Houston St. and the 100--200 blocks of Linn St. , Wharton
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Williams, J.T., Jopling, J.C.
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late 19th And Early 20th Century American Movements, Bungalow/Craftsman
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Merrell--Roten House (added 1993 - - #93000113)
Also known as Site No. 116
520 Ave. A , Wharton
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Tudor Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Moran--Moore House (added 1993 - - #93000120)
Also known as Site No. 845
501 N. Walnut , Wharton
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Speaker, J. H., House (added 1993 - - #93000109)
Also known as Site No. 200
414 E. Alabama , Wharton
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

St. John's Evangelical Lutheran Church (added 1993 - - #93000100)
Also known as Site No. 837
612 N. Pecan , Wharton
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Late Gothic Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure
Current Function: Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure

Texas and New Orleans Railroad Bridge (added 1993 - - #93000123)
Also known as Site No. 618
Southern Pacific RR tracks, 0.25 mi. W of Old US 59, over the Colorado R. , Wharton
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Transportation
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Rail-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Rail-Related

Texas and New Orleans Railroad Depot (added 1993 - - #93000119)
Also known as Site No. 614
100 block of N. Sunset , Wharton
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Mission/Spanish Revival
Area of Significance: Transportation, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Rail-Related
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

West Milam Street Mercantile Historic District (added 1993 - - #93000125)
Roughly 637--668 W. Milam St. , Wharton
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Late 19th And Early 20th Century American Movements, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Department Store, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store, Warehouse
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Department Store, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Wharton County Courthouse Historic Commercial District (added 1991 - - #91001624)
Roughly bounded by the alley N of Milam St., Rusk St., Elm St. and Richmond St. , Wharton
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Hedrick,Wyatt C., Leffland,Jules
Architectural Style: Romanesque, Italianate, Moderne
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Commerce, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Federal , Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government
Historic Sub-function: Business, Government Office, Hotel, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government
Current Sub-function: Business, Government Office, Single Dwelling

Worthing, Louis F., House (added 1993 - - #93000121)
Also known as Site No. 857
620 N. Walnut , Wharton
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Tudor Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling




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