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1860, December 20
South Carolina, rapidly followed by six other southern states, secedes from Union in reaction to election of Lincoln, who opposes extension of slavery into western territories. These states organize the Confederate States of America.
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WEST VIRGINIA - Nicholas County

Beaver Mill (added 2001 - - #01000776)
West Webster Rd. , Craigsville
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Brock Hotel (added 1993 - - #93000615)
Also known as Brock House
1400 Webster Rd. , Summersville
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Social History
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Hotel, Multiple Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Brown, Dr. Flavius, House (added 2003 - - #02001053)
Old Wilderness Rd. , Summersville
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Person
Architectural Style: Classical Revival
Historic Person: Brown, Dr. Flavius Hugh
Significant Year: 1925
Area of Significance: Health/Medicine, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Social
Current Sub-function: Civic

Carden, James B., House (added 2001 - - #01000773)
1082 Country Rd. , Summersville
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Historic Person: Carden, James B.
Significant Year: 1885, 1928
Area of Significance: Commerce, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Restaurant, Single Dwelling

Carnifex Ferry State Park (added 1974 - - #74002018)
S of Kesslers Cross Lanes off WV 129 , Kesslers Cross Lanes
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Military
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: State
Historic Function: Defense
Historic Sub-function: Battle Site
Current Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum, Park

Curtin Run Rockshelter (added 1993 - - #93000495)
Also known as 46-Ni-127;02-139
Address Restricted , Woodbine
Historic Significance: Information Potential
Area of Significance: Prehistoric
Cultural Affiliation: Middle Archaic, Late Archaic, Woodland, Late, Mid, Early
Period of Significance: 5000-6999 BC, 3000-4999 BC, 1499-1000 AD, 1000-2999 BC, 1000 AD-999 BC
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Processing, Processing Site, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Landscape, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Unoccupied Land

Downtown Richwood Historic District (added 2001 - - #01000778)
Roughly including portions of Main St. Oakford Ave. and Commercial St. , Richwood
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Tincher, J.A., Dean, Levi J.
Architectural Style: Romanesque, Italianate
Area of Significance: Industry, Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Federal , Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Health Care, Recreation And Culture, Religion, Social
Historic Sub-function: Department Store, Financial Institution, Multiple Dwelling, Organizational, Professional, Secondary Structure, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Health Care, Religion, Social
Current Sub-function: Business, City Hall, Meeting Hall, Multiple Dwelling, Restaurant, Specialty Store, Warehouse

Halstead, Capt. John, Farm (added 1998 - - #98001475)
Whitewater Rd., Cty Rd. 9 , Kesslers Cross Lanes
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture, Agriculture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Hamilton, Martin, House (added 1999 - - #99001403)
Also known as Hamliton House Museum
WV 39 , Summersville
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Area of Significance: Architecture, Agriculture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum

Lockwood Historic District (added 1998 - - #98001468)
Roughly along WV 39 , Lockwood
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Funerary, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Cemetery, Department Store, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Funerary, Religion
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Cemetery, Department Store, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling

Mason--Drennen House (added 1998 - - #98001474)
Also known as Mason, Martin Bibb, House;Drennen-Mason House;Drennen Spring
Jct. of WV 39 and WV 129 , Drennen
Historic Significance: Event, Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Federal
Historic Person: Drennen, Jacob, et al.
Significant Year: 1860, 1921, 1832
Area of Significance: Commerce, Exploration/Settlement, Transportation, Architecture, Entertainment/Recreation
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Hotel, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Nicholas County Bank (added 2000 - - #00001314)
800 Main St. , Summerville
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Miller, Stanley A., Janutolo, C.G.
Architectural Style: Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Commerce, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Financial Institution
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Professional, Restaurant

Nicholas County Courthouse (added 1991 - - #91001014)
700 Main St. , Summersville
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Et al., Dean,Levi J.
Architectural Style: Classical Revival, Art Deco
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: Courthouse
Current Function: Government
Current Sub-function: Courthouse

Nicholas County High School (added 1989 - - #89000185)
Also known as Old Main
Main St. , Summerville
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Shrake,P.Q., & Son, Warne,H.Rus
Architectural Style: Renaissance
Historic Person: Brown,W.G.
Significant Year: 1913
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Education, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Fair, School
Current Function: Education
Current Sub-function: School




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