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ALASKA - Valdez-Cordova County

Ahrens--Fox Continental Fire Engine (added 1982 - - #82005138)
City Museum , Valdez

Bering Expedition Landing Site (added 1977 - - #77001542)
Also known as AHRS SITE NO. XMI 005
S of Katalla on Kayak Island , Katalla
Historic Significance: Person
Historic Person: Steller,Georg Wilhelm
Significant Year: 1741
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement
Period of Significance: 1700-1749
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Unknown
Current Function: Landscape
Current Sub-function: Unoccupied Land

Bering River Train (added 1988 - - #88000648)
Also known as Saddle--Tank 0-4-OT Steam Locomotive and Cars;Engine No.4175
Cordova Ranger District , Chugach National Forest
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Transportation
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Rail-Related
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Bremner Historic Mining District (added 2000 - - #00000659)
Also known as Bremner Mining District
Wrangell-St. Elias Park and Preserve , Chitina
Historic Significance: Person, Event
Historic Person: Baldwin, Asa C., Smith, Merle "Mudhole"
Significant Year: 1934, 1942
Area of Significance: Industry
Cultural Affiliation: Euro-American
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Camp, Extractive Facility, Manufacturing Facility, Pedestrian Related, Road-Related, Single Dwelling, Water Works
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Outdoor Recreation

Bremner Mining Camp Historic District (added 1986 - - #86003857)
W side of Golconda Creek , Chitina
Owner: Federal

Cape Hinchinbrook Light Station (added 2005 - - #05000728)
Also known as Cape Hinchinbrook Lighthouse
SW corner of Hinchinbrook Island on E side of Hinchinbrook Entrance of Prince William Sound , Cordova
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Information Potential, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Laird, Edwin, Chase, D.A.
Architectural Style: Art Deco, Other
Area of Significance: Maritime History, Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Transportation, Architecture
Cultural Affiliation: Euro-American
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Water-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Water-Related

Cape St. Elias Lighthouse (added 1975 - - #75002157)
S of Katalla on Kayak Island , Katalla
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Transportation, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Defense, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Coast Guard Facility, Water-Related
Current Function: Defense, Transportation
Current Sub-function: Coast Guard Facility, Water-Related

Chilkat Oil Company Refinery Site (added 1974 - - #74002320)
Katalla Rd. , Katalla
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Industry
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Extractive Facility
Current Function: Landscape
Current Sub-function: Underwater

Chisana Historic District (added 1985 - - #85002999)
Also known as Shushana;Chathanda City;Johnson City
Extending W 1/4 mi. from SE end of Chisana Airstrip and parallel to Johnson Creek , Chisana
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Politics/Government, Architecture, Transportation
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Federal , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government
Historic Sub-function: Government Office, Hotel, Post Office, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Landscape
Current Sub-function: Park, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Chistochina Trading Post (added 1997 - - #97000553)
Also known as Chistochina Roadhouse;AHRS Site No. GUL-044
Jct. of Glenn Hwy and Tok cutoff , Gakona
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Commerce
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Restaurant
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Restaurant

Chitina Tin Shop (added 1979 - - #79003763)
Also known as AHRS Site No. VAL-049;Fred's Place;Schaupp's
Main St. , Chitina
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Commerce
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Work In Progress

Copper River and Northwestern Railway (added 1973 - - #73002275)
Also known as Chitina-Tasnuna River
Beginning at Chitina and following the Copper River to Tasnuna River , Chitina
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Heney,Michael J.
Area of Significance: Engineering, Transportation
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Rail-Related
Current Function: Unknown

Copper River and Northwestern Railway Bunkhouse and Messhouse (added 2002 - - #02001460)
Also known as AHRS Site No. VAL-00310
Third St. , Chitina
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Copper River & Northwestern Railway
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture, Transportation
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Cordova Post Office and Courthouse (added 1977 - - #77001571)
2nd St. , Cordova
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: Correctional Facility, Courthouse, Post Office
Current Function: Government
Current Sub-function: Courthouse, Government Office, Post Office

Dakah De'nin's Village Site (added 1979 - - #79003764)
Also known as Dakah De'nin's Village;AHRS VAl-065
Address Restricted , Chitina
Historic Significance: Information Potential
Area of Significance: Historic - Aboriginal
Cultural Affiliation: Ahtna Indians
Period of Significance: 1825-1849
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Camp
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Camp

Gakona Historic District (added 2001 - - #01000024)
Also known as Gakona Roadhouse
Mile 2, Tok Cutoff--Glenn Hwy , Gakona
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Commerce, Transportation
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Hotel, Restaurant
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Hotel, Restaurant

Gakona Roadhouse (added 1977 - - #77001579)
Also known as AHRS Site No. GUL-065;Doyle's Ranch
Mile 205, Glenn Hwy. , Gahona
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Transportation
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Hotel, Road-Related
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Green Butte Mining Camp Historic District (added 1986 - - #86003858)
E side of McCarthy Creek , McCarthy

Hegg's Photo Gallery (added 1980 - - #80004617)
First and Council Sts. , Cordova

Kansky's (added 1997 - - #97000432)
Also known as Big Skookum;Devil's Mountain Lodge;AHRS Site No. NAB-100
Skookum Rd., mi. 42, approximately 2 mi. N of the Nabesna Mine , Slana
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Commerce
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Hotel, Restaurant
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Hotel, Restaurant

Kennecott Mines (added 1978 - - #78003420)
Also known as AHRS Site No. XMC-001;Kennecott
SE of Kennecott Glacier on N bank of National Creek , Kennecott
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Engineering, Industry
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Extractive Facility, Institutional Housing
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

McCarthy General Store (added 1978 - - #78003421)
Also known as AHRS Site No. XMC-030;McCarthy Meat & Grocery Co.
Kennecott and Sholai Sts. , McCarthy
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Commerce
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Hotel, Specialty Store
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

McCarthy Power Plant (added 1979 - - #79003752)
Also known as AHRS Site No. XMC-035;Mother Lode Coalition Mining Co. Power
At McCarthy Creek , McCarthy
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Industry
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Energy Facility
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Million Dollar Bridge (added 2000 - - #00000293)
Also known as Miles Glacier Bridge
Mile 48, Copper River Highway , Cordova
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Katalla Corp., et.al.
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Transportation, Engineering
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: State
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Rail-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Road-Related

North Midas Mining Camp Historic District (added 1986 - - #86003859)
Near Berg and McDougall Creeks , Chitina
Owner: Federal

Palugvik Archeological District (added 1966 - - #66000957)
Address Restricted , Cordova
Historic Significance: Information Potential
Area of Significance: Prehistoric
Cultural Affiliation: Chugach, Palugvik
Period of Significance: 499-0 AD
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Domestic, Funerary
Historic Sub-function: Cemetery, Village Site
Current Function: Landscape
Current Sub-function: Underwater

Paxson Lake BLM Archeological Site (added 1978 - - #78003471)
Also known as AHRS Site No. GUL-079
Address Restricted , Paxson
Owner: Federal

Reception Building (added 1980 - - #80004566)
Also known as AHRS Site No. COR-115;Reception Saloon
2nd and B Sts. , Cordova
Historic Significance: Person
Historic Person: Wahn,Link
Significant Year: 1908
Area of Significance: Commerce
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Restaurant
Current Function: Commerce/Trade

Red Dragon Historic District (added 1982 - - #82004899)
Also known as AHRS No. COR-170;Red Dragon Reading Room & Episcopal Church
Lake St. , Cordova
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Howard,Bartley, Ziegler,E.P.
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Art, Social History, Religion, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion, Social
Historic Sub-function: Civic, Religious Structure
Current Function: Domestic, Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure, Single Dwelling

S.S. PORTLAND (Shipwreck) (added 2006 - - #06000058)
Also known as COR-00281
mouth of Katalla River , Cordova
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Maritime History
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: State
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Water-Related
Current Function: Landscape
Current Sub-function: Underwater

Sourdough Lodge (added 1993 - - #74002264)
Also known as Hart's Road House;AHRS GUL-056
AK 4 (Richardson Hwy.) , Gakona
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Transportation
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Hotel, Restaurant
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Hotel, Restaurant

St. Michael the Archangel Church (added 1980 - - #80004578)
In Cordova , Cordova
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Social History, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure
Current Function: Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure

Tangle Lakes Archeological District (added 1971 - - #71001091)
Also known as See Also:93000713(Boundary Decrease)
Address Restricted , Paxson
Historic Significance: Information Potential
Area of Significance: Prehistoric
Cultural Affiliation: Central Siberia
Period of Significance: 13000-14999 BC, 11000-12999 BC
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Camp
Current Function: Domestic, Landscape, Recreation And Culture, Transportation
Current Sub-function: Camp, Road-Related

Valdez Trail--Copper Bluff Segment (added 1998 - - #98000077)
Also known as Abercrombie Trail;Trans-Alaska Military Trail;Eagle Trail;Fa
Milepost 106.5, Richardson Hwy , Copper City
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Transportation
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Pedestrian Related, Road-Related
Current Function: Recreation And Culture, Transportation
Current Sub-function: Outdoor Recreation, Road-Related




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