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1844
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NEBRASKA - Webster County

Auld Public Library (added 1993 - - #93001404)
Also known as NeHBS #WT07-096
537 N. Webster , Red Cloud
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Gedney, William N., Fiske & Meginnis
Architectural Style: Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: Library
Current Function: Education
Current Sub-function: Library

Bentley, Matthew R., House (added 1982 - - #82004927)
Also known as Wick Cutter House;See Also:Seward Street Historic District
845 N. Cedar , Red Cloud
Historic Significance: Person
Historic Person: Cather,Willa
Area of Significance: Literature
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Unknown

Burlington Depot (added 1981 - - #81000376)
Seward St. , Red Cloud
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Historic Person: Cather,Willa Sibert
Significant Year: 1897, 1900, 1883
Area of Significance: Literature, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: State
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Rail-Related
Current Function: Unknown

Cather House (added 1969 - - #69000139)
Also known as Willa Cather House
SW corner of 3rd and Cedar Sts. , Red Cloud
Historic Significance: Person
Historic Person: Cather,Willa
Significant Year: 1890, 1884
Area of Significance: Literature
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum

Cather, George, Farmstead (added 1982 - - #82004917)
SW of Bladen , Bladen
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other
Historic Person: Cather,Willa
Significant Year: 1885
Area of Significance: Literature, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Energy Facility, Processing, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Storage
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Current Sub-function: Energy Facility, Processing, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Storage

Cather, William, Homestead Site (added 1982 - - #82004921)
NW of Red Cloud , Red Cloud
Historic Significance: Person
Historic Person: Cather,Willa
Area of Significance: Literature
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Landscape
Current Sub-function: Underwater

Chalk Cliff and Republican River (added 1982 - - #82004919)
1 mi. S of Red Cloud , Red Cloud
Historic Significance: Person
Historic Person: Cather,Willa
Area of Significance: Literature
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Landscape
Historic Sub-function: Conservation Area
Current Function: Landscape
Current Sub-function: Conservation Area

City Pharmacy (added 1982 - - #82004929)
Also known as Dr. Cook's Drug Store;See Also:Main Street Historic District
410 N. Webster , Red Cloud
Historic Significance: Person
Historic Person: Cather,Willa
Area of Significance: Literature
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Specialty Store
Current Function: Unknown

Crossroads Grave Site (added 1982 - - #82004920)
NW of Red Cloud , Red Cloud
Historic Significance: Person, Event
Historic Person: Cather,Willa
Area of Significance: Literature, European
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Funerary
Historic Sub-function: Graves/Burials
Current Function: Landscape
Current Sub-function: Underwater

Ducker, William, House (added 1982 - - #82004930)
821 Franklin St. , Red Cloud
Historic Significance: Person
Historic Person: Cather,Willa
Area of Significance: Literature
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Unknown

Elm St. Historic District (added 1982 - - #82004934)
Roughly bounded by 10th & 6th Aves., Locust & Webster Sts. , Red Cloud
Historic Significance: Person
Historic Person: Cather,Willa
Area of Significance: Literature
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Farmer's and Merchant's Bank Building (added 1981 - - #81000377)
Also known as Willa Cather Historical Center
338 N. Webster St. , Red Cloud
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other, Renaissance
Historic Person: Cather,Willa Sibert
Significant Year: 1889, 1900, 1883
Area of Significance: Literature, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: State
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Financial Institution
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum

First Baptist Church (added 1982 - - #82003206)
Also known as See Also:Seward Street Historic District
442 N. Seward St. , Red Cloud
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Historic Person: Cather,Willa Sibert
Significant Year: 1884, 1900, 1883
Area of Significance: Literature, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure
Current Function: Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure

Garber Grove (added 1982 - - #82004916)
E of Red Cloud , Red Cloud
Historic Significance: Person
Historic Person: Cather,Willa
Area of Significance: Literature
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Landscape
Historic Sub-function: Forest
Current Function: Landscape

Grace Protestant Episcopal Church (added 1982 - - #82004931)
546 N. Cedar St. , Red Cloud
Historic Significance: Person
Historic Person: Cather,Willa
Significant Year: 1891
Area of Significance: Literature
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure
Current Function: Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure

IOOF Hall and Opera House (added 1988 - - #88000953)
Also known as NeHBS #WT02-8;OHBIN #04-26-06
Main St. , Bladen
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Entertainment/Recreation, Performing Arts, Social History
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Recreation And Culture, Social
Historic Sub-function: Meeting Hall, Music Facility, Theater
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Auditorium, Theater

Jackson's Reserve (added 1982 - - #82004936)
Bounded by Seward, Cedar and 3rd Sts. , Red Cloud
Historic Significance: Person
Historic Person: Cather,Willa
Area of Significance: Literature
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Landscape
Current Function: Landscape
Current Sub-function: Forest

Main Street Historic District (added 1982 - - #82004932)
Also known as See Also:82004925;82004926;82004929;81000377
Roughly bounded by 3rd & 5th Aves., Elm & Cedar Sts. , Red Cloud
Historic Significance: Person
Historic Person: Cather,Willa
Area of Significance: Literature
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Financial Institution, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Financial Institution, Specialty Store

McKeeby, Dr. Gilbert, House (added 1982 - - #82004937)
Also known as Dr. Archie's House
641 N. Cherry St. , Red Cloud
Historic Significance: Person
Historic Person: Cather,Willa
Area of Significance: Literature
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Unknown

Miner Brothers Store (added 1982 - - #82004924)
3rd and Webster Sts. , Red Cloud
Historic Significance: Person
Historic Person: Cather,Willa
Significant Year: 1883
Area of Significance: Literature
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Specialty Store
Current Function: Unknown

Miner House (added 1982 - - #82004922)
Also known as See Also:Seward Street Historic District
241 N. Seward , Red Cloud
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Miner,Hugh, Miner,J.L.
Architectural Style: Other, Italianate
Historic Person: Cather,Willa
Significant Year: 1878
Area of Significance: Literature, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Moon Block (added 1982 - - #82004926)
Also known as See Also:Main Street Historic District
Webster St. bet. 4th and 5th Aves. , Red Cloud
Historic Significance: Person
Historic Person: Cather,Willa
Area of Significance: Literature
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Professional, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Specialty Store

Opera House (added 1982 - - #82004925)
Also known as See Also:Main Street Historic District
413 N. Webster , Red Cloud
Historic Significance: Person
Historic Person: Cather,Willa
Area of Significance: Literature
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Recreation And Culture, Social
Historic Sub-function: Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Specialty Store

Pavelka Farmstead (added 1979 - - #79001459)
Also known as Antonia Farmstead;WTOO-104
SE of Bladen , Bladen
Historic Significance: Person, Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Pavelka,Joe
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Historic Person: Cather,Willa
Significant Year: 1911, 1905
Area of Significance: Literature, European, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: State
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum

Perkins-Wiener House (added 1982 - - #82004923)
Also known as See Also:Seward Street Historic District
238 N. Seward , Red Cloud
Historic Significance: Person
Historic Person: Cather,Willa
Significant Year: 1883, 1900
Area of Significance: Literature
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Unknown

Pike-Pawnee Village Site (added 1966 - - #66000455)
Also known as Hill Farm Site
Address Restricted , Guide Rock
Historic Significance: Information Potential
Area of Significance: Historic - Aboriginal
Cultural Affiliation: Pawnee, Plains Village
Period of Significance: 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Funerary
Historic Sub-function: Graves/Burials, Village Site
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields

Railroad Addition Historic District (added 1982 - - #82004935)
Roughly Bounded by Vine, Division, Seward, Railroad and First Sts. , Red Cloud
Historic Significance: Person
Historic Person: Cather,Willa
Area of Significance: Literature
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Red Cloud Bridge (added 1992 - - #92000726)
Also known as Republican River Bridge;NEHBS No. WT00-187
NE 281 over the Republican R., 2 mi. S of Red Cloud , Red Cloud
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Omaha Steel Works, Nebraska Highway Dept.
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Engineering
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: State
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Road-Related

Seward Street Historic District (added 1982 - - #82004933)
Also known as See Also:82004922;82004923;82004927;82004928;82003206;810003
Roughly bounded by Walnut & Cedar Sts., Tenth & A Aves. , Red Cloud
Historic Significance: Person
Historic Person: Cather,Willa
Area of Significance: Literature
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

St. Juliana Falconieri Catholic Church (added 1981 - - #81000378)
425 W. 3rd St. , Red Cloud
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Historic Person: Cather,Willa Sibert
Significant Year: 1900, 1883
Area of Significance: Literature, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: State
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure
Current Function: Unknown

St. Stephenie Scandinavian Evangelical Lutheran Church (added 1982 - - #82004918)
Also known as Dane Church
8 mi. NW of Red Cloud , Red Cloud
Historic Significance: Person, Event
Historic Person: Cather,Willa
Significant Year: 1927
Area of Significance: Literature, European
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure
Current Function: Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure

Starke Round Barn (added 1972 - - #72000761)
4.5 mi. E of Red Cloud on U.S. 163 , Red Cloud
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Agriculture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings

US Post Office--Red Cloud (added 1992 - - #92000474)
Also known as WT07-195
300 N. Webster , Red Cloud
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: et al., Bunn,William E.L.
Architectural Style: Moderne
Area of Significance: Art, Politics/Government
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: Post Office
Current Function: Government
Current Sub-function: Post Office

Warner-Cather House (added 1982 - - #82004928)
Also known as Second Cather House;See Also:Seward Street Historic District
541 N. Seward St. , Red Cloud
Historic Significance: Person
Historic Person: Cather,Willa
Area of Significance: Literature
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Health Care
Current Sub-function: Sanatorium

Webster County Courthouse (added 1981 - - #81000379)
Also known as See Also:Seward Street Historic District;Nebraska County Cou
225 W. 6th St. , Red Cloud
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Towles Co., Gernandt,W.F.
Architectural Style: Other, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals
Historic Person: Cather,Willa Sibert
Significant Year: 1900, 1914, 1883
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Literature, European, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: Correctional Facility, Courthouse
Current Function: Government
Current Sub-function: Correctional Facility, Courthouse

Willa Cather Memorial Prairie (added 1982 - - #82003207)
S of Red Cloud on U.S. Hwy. 281 , Red Cloud
Historic Significance: Person, Event
Historic Person: Cather,Willa Sibert
Significant Year: 1900, 1883
Area of Significance: Literature, European
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Landscape
Historic Sub-function: Underwater
Current Function: Landscape
Current Sub-function: Conservation Area




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