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1812
War of 1812 against Britain begins. United States wins series of naval victories but fails in attempts to invade Canada, British burn Capitol and White House in August 1814.
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MARYLAND - Montgomery County - Historic Districts

Brookeville Historic District
(added 1979 - Montgomery County - #79003272)
MD 97 , Brookeville
(750 acres, 33 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Federal
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Brookeville Woolen Mill and House
(added 1978 - Montgomery County - #78001472)
1901 Brighton Dam Rd. , Brookeville
(140 acres, 2 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Information Potential, Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Architecture, Industry
Cultural Affiliation: American,Industrial
Period of Significance: 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Vacant/Not In Use, Work In Progress
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Carderock Springs Historic District
(added 2008 - Montgomery County - #08001074)
Roughly bounded by 1-495, Cabin John Regional Park, Seven Locks Rd., Fenway Rd., and Persimmon Tree Ln. , Bethesda
(1460 acres, 287 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Keyes, Lethbridge and Congdon, Bennett, Edmund
Architectural Style: Modern Movement
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Social
Historic Sub-function: Clubhouse, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Social
Current Sub-function: Clubhouse, Single Dwelling

Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Historical Park
(added 1966 - Montgomery County - #66000036)
Also known as Chesapeake and Ohio Canal
Bordering the Potomac River from Georgetown, D.C. to Cumberland, Maryland , Poolesville
(202390 acres, 54 buildings, 368 structures, 5 objects)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Wright,Benjamin, Multiple
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Engineering, Conservation, Economics, Military, Transportation
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Water-Related
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Landscape
Current Sub-function: Park

Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Historical Park
(added 1966 - Montgomery County - #66000036)
Also known as Chesapeake and Ohio Canal
Bordering the Potomac River from Georgetown, D.C. to Cumberland, Maryland , Potomac
(202390 acres, 54 buildings, 368 structures, 5 objects)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Wright,Benjamin, Multiple
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Engineering, Conservation, Economics, Military, Transportation
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Water-Related
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Landscape
Current Sub-function: Park

Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Historical Park
(added 1966 - Montgomery County - #66000036)
Also known as Chesapeake and Ohio Canal
Bordering the Potomac River from Georgetown, D.C. to Cumberland, Maryland , Seneca
(202390 acres, 54 buildings, 368 structures, 5 objects)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Wright,Benjamin, Multiple
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Engineering, Conservation, Economics, Military, Transportation
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Water-Related
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Landscape
Current Sub-function: Park

East Oaks
(added 1996 - Montgomery County - #96001168)
Also known as M:17-24
Address Restricted , Poolesville
(1566 acres, 9 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Federal
Area of Significance: Architecture, Agriculture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Animal Facility, Processing, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Storage
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Animal Facility, Processing, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Storage

Friends Advice
(added 1992 - Montgomery County - #92001383)
Also known as Walldene;M:18-15
19001 Bucklodge Rd. , Boyds
(380 acres, 9 buildings, 3 structures)
Historic Significance: Person, Event
Historic Person: Wedemeyer,Gen. Albert C.
Significant Year: 1806, 1939, 1940
Area of Significance: Military, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Animal Facility, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Animal Facility, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Gaithersburg Latitude Observatory
(added 1985 - Montgomery County - #85001578)
100 DeSellum Ave , Gaithersburg
(23 acres, 1 building, 1 structure, 5 objects)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Science
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: Research Facility
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Garrett Park Historic District
(added 1975 - Montgomery County - #75000910)
Roughly bounded by B & O Railroad tracks, Rock Creek Park, and Flanders Ave. , Garrett Park
(1540 acres, 240 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Richter,Alexander, Maddux,Marshall & Co.
Architectural Style: Late 19th And Early 20th Century American Movements, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Social History
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1875-1899
Owner: Federal , Private , Local
Historic Function: Domestic, Government
Historic Sub-function: City Hall, Post Office, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Government
Current Sub-function: City Hall, Post Office, Single Dwelling

George Washington Memorial Parkway
(added 1995 - Montgomery County - #95000605)
Also known as Clara Barton Parkway
Roughly, S side of the Potomac R. from American Legion to Memorial Bridge and N side from Brickyard Rd. to Chain Bridge , Cabin John
(71460 acres, 1010 structures)
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: FHwA, NPS
Architectural Style: Other
Historic Person: Barton Clara, et al.
Significant Year: 1930, 1966
Area of Significance: Transportation, Landscape Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Landscape, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Park, Road-Related
Current Function: Landscape, Transportation
Current Sub-function: Park, Road-Related

Glen Echo Park Historic District
(added 1984 - Montgomery County - #84001850)
Also known as Glen Echo Amusement Park;See also:Chautauqua Tower;Carrousel
MacArthur Blvd. , Glen Echo
(90 acres, 3 buildings, 2 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Moderne, Shingle Style, Queen Anne
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture, Entertainment/Recreation
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Fair
Current Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Fair, Park

Hammond Wood Historic District
(added 2004 - Montgomery County - #04001355)
Also known as M:31-38
Veirs Mill Rd., Highview Ave., Pendleton Dr., College View Dr., Woodridge Ave. , Silver Spring
(150 acres, 55 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Hammond, Paul & Burman, Paul I., Goodman, Charles M.
Architectural Style: Modern Movement, Other
Area of Significance: Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Landscape
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling, Street Furniture/Object
Current Function: Domestic, Landscape
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling, Street Furniture/Object

Kensington Historic District
(added 1980 - Montgomery County - #80001827)
Roughly bounded by RR tracks, Kensington Pkwy., Summit Ave. Washington and Warner Sts. , Kensington
(750 acres, 149 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Medford,T.M., Woltz,Edward
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival, Mission/Spanish Revival, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Montgomery County Courthouse Historic District
(added 1986 - Montgomery County - #86003352)
Courthouse Sq. and S. Washington St. , Rockville
(70 acres, 12 buildings, 1 object)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Et al., Davis,Frank
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Commerce, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Federal , Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government
Historic Sub-function: Courthouse, Financial Institution, Post Office, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government
Current Sub-function: Courthouse, Financial Institution, Post Office, Single Dwelling

National Park Seminary Historic District
(added 1972 - Montgomery County - #72000586)
Also known as National Park College
Linden Lane near I-495 , Forest Glen
(230 acres, 21 buildings, 2 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Late 19th And Early 20th Century American Movements, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Art, Education, Architecture, Landscape Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Defense, Health Care
Current Sub-function: Hospital, Military Facility

Poolesville Historic District
(added 1975 - Montgomery County - #75000913)
Area around jcts. of MD 107, 109, and Willard Rd. , Poolesville and
(980 acres, 17 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Beeding,Craven P.
Architectural Style: Federal, Late Victorian, Bungalow/Craftsman
Area of Significance: Military, Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Business, Professional, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Business, Professional, Single Dwelling

Rock Creek Woods Historic District
(added 2004 - Montgomery County - #04001354)
Also known as M:31-37
11504,11506 Connecticut Ave.,3600-3702 Spruell Dr.,3908-4020 Rickover Rd.,4004-4019 Ingersol Dr. , Silver Spring
(280 acres, 74 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Bancroft Construction Co., Goodman, Charles M.
Architectural Style: Modern Movement, Other
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1950-1974
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Landscape, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure, Single Dwelling, Street Furniture/Object
Current Function: Domestic, Landscape, Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure, Single Dwelling, Street Furniture/Object

Seneca Historic District
(added 1978 - Montgomery County - #78001475)
Also known as See Also:Seneca Quarry;Chesapeake and Ohio Canal National Hi
SE of Poolesville , Poolesville
(38500 acres, 15 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Industry
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1800-1824
Owner: Local , State
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Extractive Facility, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Landscape
Current Sub-function: Park, Single Dwelling

Takoma Avenue Historic District
(added 2004 - Montgomery County - #04001353)
Also known as M:36-51
7906,7908,7910,7912,7914 Takoma Ave. , Takoma Park
(9 acres, 5 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: et.al., Goodman, Charles M.
Architectural Style: Modern Movement, Other
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1950-1974
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Takoma Park Historic District
(added 1976 - Montgomery County - #76001008)
Roughly bounded by D.C., Silver Spring, and E to jct. of Woodland and Elm Aves. , Takoma Park
(1450 acres, 138 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other, Late 19th And Early 20th Century American Movements, Queen Anne
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Third Addition to Rockville and Old St. Mary's Church and Cemetery
(added 1978 - Montgomery County - #78001476)
Veirs Mill and Old Baltimore Rds. , Rockville
(70 acres, 9 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Georgian, Italianate, Queen Anne
Area of Significance: Transportation, Religion, Social History, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Funerary, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Business, Cemetery, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Funerary, Religion
Current Sub-function: Cemetery, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling

Washington Grove Historic District
(added 1980 - Montgomery County - #80001829)
Also known as Town of Washington Grove
MD 124 , Washington Grove
(1650 acres, 87 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Late Gothic Revival, Other
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Religion
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Domestic, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Camp
Current Function: Domestic, Landscape
Current Sub-function: Park, Single Dwelling, Unoccupied Land

West Montgomery Avenue Historic District
(added 1975 - Montgomery County - #75000915)
Also known as See Also:Beall-Dawson House
Residential area centered around W. Montgomery Ave. , Rockville
(530 acres, 84 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Stick/Eastlake, Federal, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Social History, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1750-1799
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Business, Single Dwelling




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