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1860, December 20
South Carolina, rapidly followed by six other southern states, secedes from Union in reaction to election of Lincoln, who opposes extension of slavery into western territories. These states organize the Confederate States of America.
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MAINE - Hancock County - Historic Districts

Baker Island Light Station
(added 1988 - Hancock County - #88000046)
Baker Island, Acadia National Park , Islesford
(100 acres, 3 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: US Army Corps of Engineers
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Transportation, Engineering, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Domestic, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling, Water-Related
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Bass Harbor Head Light Station
(added 1988 - Hancock County - #87002273)
Bass Harbor Head , Bass Harbor
(25 acres, 3 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: US Army Corps of Engineers
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Engineering, Transportation, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Domestic, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling, Water-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Water-Related

Bear Island Light Station
(added 1988 - Hancock County - #88000043)
Bear Island, Acadia National Park , Northeast Harbor
(20 acres, 4 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: US Army Corps of Engineers
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Engineering, Transportation, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Domestic, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Water-Related
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Blackwoods Campground
(added 2007 - Hancock County - #07000612)
ME 233. Eagle Lake Rd. , Bar Harbor
(1600 acres, 5 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Civilian Conservation Corps, et.al.
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Landscape Architecture, Conservation, Entertainment/Recreation
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Outdoor Recreation, Park
Current Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Outdoor Recreation, Park

Blue Hill Historic District
(added 1980 - Hancock County - #80000220)
ME 15, ME 172, ME 176, and ME 177 , Blue Hill
(800 acres, 68 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Federal, Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Literature, Education, Architecture, Industry, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Burnt Coat Harbor Light Station
(added 1988 - Hancock County - #87002272)
Hockamock Head , Swans Island
(30 acres, 3 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: US Army Corps of Engineers
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Engineering, Transportation, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Domestic, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling, Water-Related
Current Function: Transportation, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Water-Related

Carriage Paths, Bridges and Gatehouses
(added 1979 - Hancock County - #79000131)
Acadia National Park and vicinity , Acadia National Park
(600 acres, 4 buildings, 14 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Atterbury,Grosvenor
Architectural Style: Other, Tudor Revival
Historic Person: Rockefeller,John D.,Jr.
Significant Year: 1919, 1931
Area of Significance: Transportation, Engineering, Landscape Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Recreation And Culture, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Outdoor Recreation, Road-Related
Current Function: Landscape, Transportation
Current Sub-function: Park, Road-Related

Castine Historic District
(added 1973 - Hancock County - #73000240)
Also known as Pentagoet;Majahagaduce;PH0024708
Roughly bounded by Bagaduce and Penobscot Rivers, and Wadsworth Cove Rd. , Castine
(18000 acres, 255 buildings, 2 objects)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Greek Revival, Federal
Area of Significance: Military, Exploration/Settlement, Architecture, Commerce, Transportation, Industry, Communications, Religion
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Federal , Local , Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Defense, Domestic, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Battle Site, Fishing Facility Or Site, Fortification, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Defense, Domestic, Education
Current Sub-function: Battle Site, Business, School, Single Dwelling

Cover Farm
(added 1995 - Hancock County - #95001464)
Off ME 3 W side, 0.3 mi. NW of jct. with Crooked Rd. , Hulls Cove
(262 acres, 2 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Federal, Colonial Revival, Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Landscape Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Egg Rock Light Station
(added 1988 - Hancock County - #87002270)
Egg Rock, in Frenchman Bay , Winter Harbor
(118 acres, 1 building, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: US Army Corps of Engineers
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Transportation, Engineering, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Domestic, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling, Water-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Water-Related

Ellsworth Power House and Dam
(added 1985 - Hancock County - #85001262)
Union River , Ellsworth
(20 acres, 1 building, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Leonard,James L.
Architectural Style: Other, Renaissance
Area of Significance: Engineering, Industry
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Energy Facility, Water Works
Current Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Current Sub-function: Energy Facility, Water Works

Farm House, The
(added 2007 - Hancock County - #07001152)
Also known as Mildred D. McCormick House and Gardens
15 Highbrook Rd. , Bar Harbor
(42 acres, 2 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Farrand, Beatrix, McFarland, Arthur W.
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Landscape Architecture, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Landscape
Historic Sub-function: Camp, Garden, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Landscape
Current Sub-function: Camp, Garden, Single Dwelling

Garland Farm
(added 2005 - Hancock County - #05001174)
1029 ME 3 , Bar Harbor
(49 acres, 2 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Farrand, Beatrix, Patterson, Robert W.
Architectural Style: Queen Anne
Area of Significance: Landscape Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Landscape
Historic Sub-function: Garden, Multiple Dwelling
Current Function: Education, Landscape
Current Sub-function: Garden, Research Facility

Great Duck Island Light Station
(added 1988 - Hancock County - #88000159)
Southern tip of Great Duck Island , Frenchboro
(110 acres, 4 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: US Army Corps of Engineers
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Engineering, Transportation, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Domestic, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling, Water-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Water-Related

Harbor Lane--Eden Street Historic District
(added 2009 - Hancock County - #09000550)
Portions of Harbor Ln. and Eden St. , Bar Harbor
(201 acres, 16 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Andrews, Robert Day, et al.
Architectural Style: Classical Revival, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Domestic, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Water-Related
Current Function: Domestic, Domestic, Domestic, Domestic, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Camp, Institutional Housing, Multiple Dwelling, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Haystack Mountain School of Crafts
(added 2005 - Hancock County - #05001469)
89 Haystack School Dr. , Deer Isle
(138 acres, 34 buildings, 1 structure, 1 object)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Barnes, Edward Larrabee
Architectural Style: Modern Movement
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Education
Current Sub-function: School

Mount Desert Light Station
(added 1988 - Hancock County - #88000155)
Also known as Mount Desert Rock Light Station
Mount Desert Rock , Frenchboro
(52 acres, 3 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: US Army Corps of Engineers, Parris,Alexander
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Transportation, Engineering, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Domestic, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling, Water-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Water-Related

Off-the-Neck Historic District
(added 1986 - Hancock County - #86002442)
ME 166 , Castine
(3800 acres, 11 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Federal, Other
Area of Significance: Agriculture, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Pentagoet Archeological District
(added 1993 - Hancock County - #93000603)
Address Restricted , Castine
(16 acres)
Historic Significance: Information Potential
Area of Significance: Historic - Aboriginal
Cultural Affiliation: French, Eastern Abenaki
Period of Significance: 1700-1749, 1650-1699, 1600-1649
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Defense, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Fortification, Trade (Archeology), Village Site
Current Function: Landscape, Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure, Unoccupied Land

Prospect Harbor Light Station
(added 1988 - Hancock County - #88000151)
Prospect Harbor Pt. , Prospect Harbor
(51 acres, 2 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: US Army Corps of Engineers
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Transportation, Engineering, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Domestic, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling, Water-Related
Current Function: Domestic, Transportation
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling, Water-Related

Pumpkin Island Light Station
(added 1988 - Hancock County - #87002537)
Pumpkin Island, Eggemoggin Reach , Sargentville
(30 acres, 2 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: US Army Corps of Engineers
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Engineering, Transportation, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Water-Related
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Camp

Schoodic Peninsula Historic District
(added 2007 - Hancock County - #07000614)
1.5 mi. S of ME 186 , Winter Harbor
(10830 acres, 3 buildings, 3 structures, 1 object)
Historic Significance: Event, Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: National Park Service
Architectural Style: Other
Historic Person: Rockefeller, John D.
Significant Year: 1929, 1931, 1941
Area of Significance: Other, Entertainment/Recreation, Community Planning And Development, Landscape Architecture, Transportation, Engineering, Conservation, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Natural Feature, Outdoor Recreation, Park
Current Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Natural Feature, Outdoor Recreation, Park

Sea Change
(added 2009 - Hancock County - #08000991)
27 Corning Way , Northeast Harbor
(35 acres, 6 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event, Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: et al., Harrison, Walter K.
Architectural Style: International Style, Shingle Style
Historic Person: Burden, William A.M.
Significant Year: 1945, 1956
Area of Significance: Architecture, Social History, Politics/Government
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Other
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Other
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling

Seawall Campground
(added 2007 - Hancock County - #07000613)
Me 233, Eagle Lake Rd. , Bar Harbor
(1200 acres, 8 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Civilian Conservation Corps, et.al.
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Conservation, Landscape Architecture, Entertainment/Recreation
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Outdoor Recreation, Park
Current Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Outdoor Recreation, Park

Sedgwick Historic District
(added 1995 - Hancock County - #94001550)
Jct. of ME 172 and Old County Rd. , Sedgwick
(300 acres, 2 buildings, 3 structures)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style: Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Landscape Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Funerary, Landscape, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Animal Facility, Cemetery, Church Related Residence, Plaza, Religious Structure
Current Function: Funerary, Government, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Cemetery, City Hall, Museum

Somesville Historic District
(added 1975 - Hancock County - #75000092)
Somes Harbor and its environs , Mount Desert
(4000 acres, 30 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Noyes,John M., Deane,Benjamin S.
Architectural Style: Federal, Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Exploration/Settlement, Industry
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling, Water-Related
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Stone Barn Farm
(added 2001 - Hancock County - #01001271)
Jct. of Crooked Rd. and Norway Dr. , Salsbury Cove
(1670 acres, 3 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Shea Brothers
Architectural Style: Mid 19th Century Revival
Area of Significance: Agriculture, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Single Dwelling

West Street Historic District
(added 1980 - Hancock County - #80000226)
West St. between Billings Ave. and Eden St. , Bar Harbor
(250 acres, 17 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Winter Harbor Light Station
(added 1988 - Hancock County - #87002538)
Mark Island, Winter Harbor , Winter Harbor
(28 acres, 3 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: US Army Corps of Engineers
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Engineering, Transportation, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Water-Related
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Camp




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