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Backbone State Park Historic District
(added 1991 - Delaware County - #91001842)
Also known as See Also:90001681;90001682;90001683
Jct. of Co. Rds. C57 and W69 , Strawberry Point
(14150 acres, 6 buildings, 15 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: CCC Camps SP2,SP17, Fitzsimmons,John
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Conservation, Entertainment/Recreation, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: State
Historic Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Outdoor Recreation, Park
Current Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Outdoor Recreation, Park

Backbone State Park, Cabin--Bathing Area (Area A)
(added 1990 - Delaware County - #90001681)
Jct. of Co. Hwy. W69 and Co. Hwy. C54 , Dundee
(525 acres, 21 buildings, 17 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Central Design Office,Ames
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Conservation, Entertainment/Recreation, Politics/Government, Social History, Landscape Architecture, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: State
Historic Function: Landscape
Historic Sub-function: Park
Current Function: Landscape
Current Sub-function: Park

Backbone State Park, Picnicking, Hiking & Camping Area (Area B)
(added 1990 - Delaware County - #90001682)
Jct. of Co. Hwy. W69 and Co. Hwy. C54 , Dundee
(2410 acres, 5 buildings, 20 structures, 2 objects)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Central Design Office,Ames
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Conservation, Entertainment/Recreation, Politics/Government, Social History, Landscape Architecture, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: State
Historic Function: Landscape
Historic Sub-function: Park
Current Function: Landscape
Current Sub-function: Park

Backbone State Park, Richmond Springs (Area C)
(added 1990 - Delaware County - #90001683)
Jct. of Co. Hwy. W69 and Co. Hwy. C54 , Dundee
(40 acres, 3 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Central Design Office,Ames
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Conservation, Entertainment/Recreation, Social History, Landscape Architecture, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: State
Historic Function: Landscape
Historic Sub-function: Park
Current Function: Landscape
Current Sub-function: Park

Old Lenox College
(added 1974 - Delaware County - #74000781)
Also known as Lenox College
College St. , Hopkinton
(40 acres, 4 buildings, 1 object)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture, Military
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Education, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: College, Educational Related Housing, Monument/Marker
Current Function: Education, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Monument/Marker, Museum




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