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Arvada Downtown
(added 1998 - Jefferson County - #98000854)
Also known as Olde Town Arvada;5JF1278
Roughly bounded by Ralston Rd., Teller Rd., Grandview Ave. and Yukon St. , Arvada
(151 acres, 42 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Manning, Harry James
Architectural Style: Moderne, Early Commercial, Queen Anne
Area of Significance: Commerce, Transportation, Social History, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Religion, Social
Historic Sub-function: Business, Meeting Hall, Religious Structure, Restaurant, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Landscape, Recreation And Culture, Religion
Current Sub-function: Business, Financial Institution, Religious Structure, Restaurant, Specialty Store, Theater

Bear Creek Canyon Scenic Mountain Drive
(added 1990 - Jefferson County - #90001706)
Also known as Colorado State Highway 74
CO 74 section between Morrison and Idledale , Morrison
(6880 acres, 6 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Civilian Conservation Corps, Olmsted Bros.
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Entertainment/Recreation, Landscape Architecture, Engineering, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Road-Related

Bergen Park
(added 1990 - Jefferson County - #90001707)
Also known as 5JF.290
CO 74 S of I-40 , Evergreen
(251 acres, 2 buildings, 1 structure, 1 object)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Benedict,J.J.B., Olmsted Brothers
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Conservation, Landscape Architecture, Entertainment/Recreation, Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Outdoor Recreation, Park
Current Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Outdoor Recreation, Park

Camp George West Historic District
(added 1993 - Jefferson County - #92001865)
Also known as State Rifle Range;5JF145
15000 S. Golden Rd. , Golden
(980 acres, 51 buildings, 11 structures, 2 objects)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Bryan,Albert, Merchant,George H.
Architectural Style: Other, Bungalow/Craftsman
Area of Significance: Military, Social History, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: State
Historic Function: Defense
Historic Sub-function: Arms Storage, Military Facility
Current Function: Defense, Government
Current Sub-function: Arms Storage, Correctional Facility, Military Facility

Churches Ranch
(added 1998 - Jefferson County - #98000883)
Also known as Long Lake Ranch Park;5JF1042
17999 W. 60th Ave. , Arvada
(489 acres, 11 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Churches, John C.
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture, Agriculture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Animal Facility, Single Dwelling, Storage
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields

Colorow Point Park
(added 1990 - Jefferson County - #90001712)
900 Colorow Rd. , Golden
(4 acres, 1 object)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Olmsted,Frederick Law,Jr., Olmsted Brothers
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Conservation, Entertainment/Recreation, Landscape Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Outdoor Recreation, Park
Current Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Outdoor Recreation, Park

Corwina Park, O'Fallon Park, Pence Park
(added 1990 - Jefferson County - #90001708)
Roughly, area SE of jct. of Kittredge and Myers Gulch Rds. , Evergreen
(13378 acres, 2 buildings, 3 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Olmsted,Frederick Law,Jr., Olmsted Brothers
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Conservation, Entertainment/Recreation, Landscape Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Outdoor Recreation, Park
Current Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Outdoor Recreation, Park

Craig, Katherine, Park
(added 1995 - Jefferson County - #95000797)
Also known as 5JF979
Along US 40/I-70 NW of Morrison , Morrison
(400 acres)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Entertainment/Recreation, Conservation, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Outdoor Recreation, Park
Current Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Outdoor Recreation, Park

Crown Hill Burial Park
(added 2008 - Jefferson County - #08000708)
Also known as Olinger Crown Hill Cemetery Blocks 14-16 & 25-26
7777 W. 29th Ave. , Wheat Ridge
( acres, 12 objects)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Landscape Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Funerary
Historic Sub-function: Cemetery
Current Function: Funerary
Current Sub-function: Cemetery

Dedisse Park
(added 1990 - Jefferson County - #90001709)
29614 Upper Bear Creek Rd. , Evergreen
(4754 acres, 21 buildings, 2 structures, 1 object)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Civilian Conservation Corps, Olmsted Brothers
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Conservation, Entertainment/Recreation, Landscape Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Outdoor Recreation, Park
Current Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Outdoor Recreation, Park

Evergreen Conference District
(added 1979 - Jefferson County - #79000611)
CO 74 , Evergreen
(70 acres, 18 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Person
Historic Person: Douglas,Charles Winfred
Area of Significance: Education, Social History, Religion
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Church Related Residence, Hotel, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Religion
Current Sub-function: Church Related Residence, Hotel, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling

Fillius Park
(added 1995 - Jefferson County - #95000108)
Also known as 5JF 976
CO 74 NW of Evergreen , Evergreen
(1050 acres, 2 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Benedict, Jules Jacques Benoit
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Entertainment/Recreation, Conservation, Community Planning And Development, Landscape Architecture, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Outdoor Recreation, Park
Current Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Outdoor Recreation, Park

First Presbyterian Church of Golden--Unger House
(added 1991 - Jefferson County - #91000294)
Also known as Foothills Art Center,Inc.
809 15th St. , Golden
(9 acres, 3 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unger,Perre, Kimball,George
Architectural Style: Queen Anne, Gothic
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Church Related Residence, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum

Genesee Park
(added 1990 - Jefferson County - #90001710)
26771 Genesee Ln. , Golden
(24027 acres, 23 buildings, 2 structures)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Civilian Conservation Corps, Olmsted Brothers
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Conservation, Landscape Architecture, Entertainment/Recreation, Engineering, Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Outdoor Recreation, Park
Current Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Outdoor Recreation, Park

Jewish Consuptives' Relief Society
(added 1980 - Jefferson County - #80000905)
Also known as American Medical Center Cancer Research Center & Hospital
6401 W. Colfax Ave. , Lakewood
(150 acres, 13 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Science, Landscape Architecture, Social History, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Education, Health Care
Historic Sub-function: Hospital, Institutional Housing, Research Facility
Current Function: Domestic, Education, Health Care
Current Sub-function: Hospital, Institutional Housing, Research Facility

Lariat Trail Scenic Mountain Drive
(added 1990 - Jefferson County - #90001711)
Also known as Lookout Mountain Road
Lookout Mountain Rd. S of US 6 to Golden Reservoir , Golden
(176 acres, 1 building, 7 structures, 2 objects)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: DeBoer,S.R., Olmsted Brothers
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Landscape Architecture, Entertainment/Recreation, Engineering, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Road-Related

Little Park
(added 1995 - Jefferson County - #95000111)
Also known as 5JF 977
Miller Ln. (CO 74) SW of Idledale , Idledale
(4003 acres, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: CCC, Benedict, Jules Jacques Benoit
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Conservation, Landscape Architecture, Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Entertainment/Recreation
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Outdoor Recreation, Park
Current Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Outdoor Recreation, Park

Lookout Mountain Park
(added 1990 - Jefferson County - #90001713)
987 1/2 Lookout Mountain Rd. , Golden
(645 acres, 3 buildings, 2 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Olmsted,Frederick Law,Jr., Olmsted Brothers
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Conservation, Entertainment/Recreation, Landscape Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Museum, Outdoor Recreation, Park
Current Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum, Outdoor Recreation, Park

Midway House
(added 1990 - Jefferson County - #90001479)
Also known as Broken Bar M Ranch;Meyer Ranch;5JF.303
9345 U.S. 285 , Conifer
(40 acres, 2 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Grauffel,Joseph
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Transportation, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Hotel, Secondary Structure
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Morrison Historic District
(added 1976 - Jefferson County - #76000561)
Also known as Town of Mt. Morrison
CO 8 , Morrison
(408 acres, 63 buildings)
Historic Significance: Person, Event
Historic Person: Morrison,George, et al.
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Commerce, Transportation, Industry, Religion
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Business, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Business, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

North Fork Historic District
(added 1974 - Jefferson County - #74000586)
Also known as See Also:74000582;73000477;74000580
Both sides of South Platte River from Pine to South Platte, in Red Pike National Forest , Pine and South Platte
(0 acres, 9 buildings, 2 structures)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Economics, Transportation, Entertainment/Recreation
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Federal , Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Camp, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Camp, Single Dwelling

North Fork Historic District (Boundary Increase)
(added 2008 - Jefferson County - #08000861)
Also known as FJF.4449
Longview, Foxton, Argyle and Pine Grove Expansions , Pine and South Platte
(253 acres, 27 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Late 19th And Early 20th Century American Movements, Other
Area of Significance: Transportation, Entertainment/Recreation, Industry, Agriculture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling

Pahaska Tepee--Buffalo Bill's Memorial Museum and Grave
(added 1975 - Jefferson County - #75002189)
Also known as Buffalo Bill Memorial Museum and Grave
Lookout Mountain Rd. , Golden
(0 acres)
Owner: Private

Queen of Heaven Orphanage Summer Camp
(added 2000 - Jefferson County - #99001666)
Also known as Mother Cabrini Orphanage Summer Camp
20189 Cabrini Blvd. , Golden
(56 acres, 3 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Eckrem, Thomas, Cabrini, Mother Francis Xavier
Architectural Style: Other, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals
Area of Significance: Social History, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Animal Facility, Institutional Housing, Storage
Current Function: Religion
Current Sub-function: Church Related Residence

Red Rocks Park District
(added 1990 - Jefferson County - #90000725)
Also known as Red Rocks Park;Mount Morrison Civilian Conservation District
16351 Co. Rd. 93 , Morrison
(6592 acres, 23 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Rosche,W. R., Hoyt,Burnham
Architectural Style: Pueblo
Area of Significance: Conservation, Entertainment/Recreation, Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Institutional Housing, Natural Feature, Specialty Store
Current Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Natural Feature

Reno Park Addition Historic District
(added 1999 - Jefferson County - #99001183)
Also known as 5FJ1942
Roughly bounded by Allison St., Ralston Rd., Yukon St., and Reno Dr. , Arvada
(210 acres, 86 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Government
Historic Sub-function: Public Works, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Rocky Flats Plant
(added 1997 - Jefferson County - #97000377)
Also known as Rocky Flats Environmental Site 5JF1014
Approximately 2 mi. SE of jct. of CO 93 and CO 198 , Golden
(1758 acres, 60 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Industry, Military
Period of Significance: 1975-2000, 1950-1974
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Education, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Processing Site, School
Current Function: Work In Progress

Schnell Farm
(added 1997 - Jefferson County - #97000048)
Also known as 5JF1030
3113 S. Wadsworth Blvd. , Lakewood
(183 acres, 7 buildings, 2 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Schnell, Fred C.
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Other
Area of Significance: Agriculture, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Animal Facility, Irrigation Facility, Single Dwelling, Storage
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Irrigation Facility, Single Dwelling

South Ranch
(added 2003 - Jefferson County - #03000227)
Also known as Ken-Caryl South Valley Archaeological District
Address Restricted , Lakewood
(2080 acres)
Historic Significance: Information Potential
Area of Significance: Prehistoric, Social History, Exploration/Settlement
Cultural Affiliation: Late Paleoindian, Archaic
Period of Significance: 500-999 BC, 499-0 BC, 499-0 AD, 3000-3499 BC, 2500-2999 BC, 2000-2499 BC, 1500-1999 BC, 1000-500 AD, 1000-1499 BC
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Domestic, Landscape
Historic Sub-function: Camp, Natural Feature, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Landscape
Current Sub-function: Natural Feature

Starbuck Park
(added 1995 - Jefferson County - #95000796)
Also known as 5JF978
CO 74 through Bear Creek Canyon, S of Idledale , Idledale
(113 acres, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Benedict, Jules Jacques Benoit
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Landscape Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Conservation, Architecture, Entertainment/Recreation
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Outdoor Recreation, Park
Current Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Outdoor Recreation, Park

Stocke--Walter Addition Historic District
(added 1999 - Jefferson County - #99001182)
Also known as 5JF1943
Roughly along Saulsbury St., Ralston Rd., Grandview Ave., and Reed St. , Arvada
(250 acres, 60 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Education
Current Sub-function: School, Single Dwelling

Twelfth Street Historic Residential District
(added 1983 - Jefferson County - #83001321)
Roughly bounded by 11th, 13th, Elm, and Arapahoe Sts. , Golden
(130 acres, 44 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Italianate, Other, Bungalow/Craftsman
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Business, Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling




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