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KANSAS - Douglas County - Historic Districts

Breezedale Historic District
(added 2008 - Douglas County - #07001478)
2301-2401 Massachusetts St. , Lawrence
(20 acres, 12 buildings, 2 objects)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Sutton, Charles E.
Architectural Style: Classical Revival, Bungalow/Craftsman
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Work Of Art (Sculpture, Carving, Rock Art)
Current Function: Domestic, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Work Of Art (Sculpture, Carving, Rock Art)

East Lawrence Industrial Historic District
(added 2007 - Douglas County - #07001250)
619 E. 8th St., 804-846 Pennsylvania St., and 716 E 9th St. , Lawrence
(33 acres, 5 buildings, 2 structures)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Commerce, Industry, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Rail-Related
Current Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility

Hancock (12th Street) Historic District
(added 2004 - Douglas County - #04000726)
Roughly along W. 12th St., from Oread Ave. to Mississippi St. , Lawrence
(40 acres, 9 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Griffith, William Alexander
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late 19th And Early 20th Century American Movements
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling

Haskell Institute
(added 1966 - Douglas County - #66000342)
Address Unknown , Lawrence
(0 acres, 4 buildings, 2 structures)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Military, Native American, Exploration/Settlement
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Education
Current Sub-function: College

Lawrence's Downtown Historic District
(added 2004 - Douglas County - #04000685)
Generally along Massachusetts St. bet. 6th Ave. and S. park St. , Lawrence
(481 acres, 99 buildings, 1 structure, 1 object)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: et.al., Cobb & Froutt
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Hotel, Specialty Store, Warehouse
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Business, Specialty Store

North Rhode Island Street Historic Residential District
(added 2004 - Douglas County - #04000686)
700-1144,901-1047,1201-1215 Rhode Island St. , Lawrence
(196 acres, 64 buildings, 22 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Late Victorian, Bungalow/Craftsman
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Social
Historic Sub-function: Meeting Hall, Multiple Dwelling, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Other, Social
Current Sub-function: Civic, Multiple Dwelling, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Old West Lawrence Historic District
(added 1972 - Douglas County - #72000494)
Bounded roughly by Tennessee, 8th, Indiana, and 6th Sts. , Lawrence
(400 acres, 50 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other, Italianate, Renaissance
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling

Oread Historic District
(added 2007 - Douglas County - #07001064)
Roughly between W 9th & 12th Sts. & the alleys behind Louisiana & Kentucky Sts. , Lawrence
(340 acres, 101 buildings, 2 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: et.al., Haskell, J.G.
Architectural Style: Late Victorian, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Education, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Educational Related Housing, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Religion
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Pinckney I Historic District
(added 2004 - Douglas County - #04000688)
Roughly bounded by W. 5th St., Tennessee St., W 6th St., and Louisiana St., with 501-533 Louisiana St. and 444-445 W. 5t, Lawrence
(220 acres, 54 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Late Victorian, Other
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Pinckney II Historic District
(added 2004 - Douglas County - #04000689)
Roughly bounded by W. 3rd St., Louisiana St., W. 4th St. and Mississippi St. , Lawrence
(65 acres, 17 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Other, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

South Rhode Island and New Hampshire Street Historic Residential District
(added 2004 - Douglas County - #04000687)
E Rhode Island St,1120-1340;W Rhode Island St.,1301-1345;E New Hampshire St.,1300-1346, W New Hampshire St. 1301-1347 , Lawrence
(116 acres, 36 buildings, 16 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Late 19th And Early 20th Century American Movements, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling




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