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1857, March 7
Dred Scott decision by the Supreme Court holds that Congress cannot bar slavery from territories, nor can slaves be citizens.
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VIRGINIA - Williamsburg County

Bruton Parish Church (added 1970 - - #70000861)
Duke of Gloucester St. , Williamsburg (Independent City)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Spottswood,Alexander
Architectural Style: Other, Georgian
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure
Current Function: Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure

Chandler Court and Pollard Park Historic District (added 1996 - - #96001075)
Also known as VDHR File No. 137-478
Roughly bounded by Jamestown Rd., Griffin Ave., Pollard Park, and College of William and Mary Maintenance Yard , Williamsburg (Independent City)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event, Person
Architect, builder, or engineer: multiple
Architectural Style: Tudor Revival, Colonial Revival, Bungalow/Craftsman
Historic Person: Pollard,John Garland et al
Significant Year: 1925, 1931, 1922
Area of Significance: Architecture, Education, Politics/Government, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: State
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Landscape
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Natural Feature, Professional, Restaurant, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Landscape
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Natural Feature, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

College Landing (added 1978 - - #78003188)
Address Restricted , Williamsburg (Independent City)
Historic Significance: Information Potential, Event
Area of Significance: Transportation, Industry, Prehistoric, Community Planning And Development, Commerce
Cultural Affiliation: English
Period of Significance: 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Water-Related
Current Function: Landscape
Current Sub-function: Underwater

Merchants Square and Resort Historic District (added 2006 - - #06000365)
Also known as File No. 137-5027
Boundary St., Duke of Gloucester St., S. England St., Francis St., Henry St. Prince George St. , Williamsburg (Independent City)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Person, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Perry, Shaw & Hepburn, et.al.
Architectural Style: Colonial, Colonial Revival
Historic Person: Rockefeller, John D.
Significant Year: 1927
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Entertainment/Recreation, Social History
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Recreation And Culture, Religion, Social
Historic Sub-function: Clubhouse, Hotel, Post Office, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store, Theater
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Recreation And Culture, Religion, Social
Current Sub-function: Business, Clubhouse, Department Store, Hotel, Religious Structure, Specialty Store, Theater

Randolph, Peyton, House (added 1970 - - #70000863)
Also known as Randolph-Peachy House
Corner of Nicholson and N. England Sts. , Williamsburg (Independent City)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Georgian
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1700-1749
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum, Single Dwelling

Semple, James, House (added 1970 - - #70000864)
S side of Frances St. between Blair and Walker Sts. , Williamsburg (Independent City)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Jefferson,Thomas
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Whaley, Matthew, School (added 2004 - - #04000857)
Also known as VDHR File # 137-0302
301 Scotland St. , Williamsburg (Independent City)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Nuckols Construction Co., Robinson, Charles M.
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Education
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Education
Current Sub-function: School

Williamsburg Historic District (added 1966 - - #66000925)
Bounded by Francis, Waller, Nicholson, N. England, Lafayette, and Nassau Sts. , Williamsburg (Independent City)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Georgian
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Conservation, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1750-1799, 1700-1749, 1650-1699
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Government
Historic Sub-function: Capitol, Village Site
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum

Williamsburg Inn (added 1997 - - #97000480)
Also known as 137-0079
136 E. Francis St. , Williamsburg (Independent City)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering, Person
Architect, builder, or engineer: Perry, Shaw & Hepburn
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival
Historic Person: Rockerfeller, John D., Jr.
Significant Year: 1937
Area of Significance: Entertainment/Recreation, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Hotel, Restaurant
Current Function: Commerce/Trade

Wren Building, College of William and Mary (added 1966 - - #66000929)
Also known as Old College Yard
College of William and Mary campus , Williamsburg (Independent City)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Education
Period of Significance: 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1700-1749, 1650-1699
Owner: State
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: College
Current Function: Education
Current Sub-function: College

Wythe House (added 1970 - - #70000866)
W side of the Palace Green , Williamsburg (Independent City)
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Taffiaferro,Richard
Architectural Style: Georgian
Historic Person: Wythe,George
Significant Year: 1755, 1791, 1750
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum




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