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PENNSYLVANIA - Adams County - Historic Districts

East Berlin Historic District
(added 1985 - Adams County - #85002693)
Portions of King, Harrisburg and Abbottstown St. , East Berlin
(400 acres, 177 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Georgian, Federal, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Eisenhower National Historic Site
(added 1967 - Adams County - #67000017)
Also known as See Also:Gettysburg Battlefield Historic District
200 Eisenhower Farm Lane , Gettysburg
(6905 acres, 38 buildings, 71 structures)
Historic Significance: Person, Event
Historic Person: Eisenhower,Dwight D.
Significant Year: 1863, 1951, 1969
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Military
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1850-1874
Owner: Private , Federal
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Animal Facility, Single Dwelling, Storage
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Government, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Animal Facility, Government Office, Museum, Single Dwelling

Fairfield Historic District
(added 2000 - Adams County - #00000518)
Roughly bounded by Landis Dr., Steelman St., Wortz Dr., and NW border Fairfield Borough , Fairfield
(1695 acres, 117 buildings, 2 structures)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style: Greek Revival, Italianate
Area of Significance: Military, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Commerce/Trade, Defense, Domestic, Education, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Animal Facility, Military Facility, Religious Structure, Restaurant, School, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Animal Facility, Restaurant, Single Dwelling

Gettysburg Battlefield Historic District
(added 1975 - Adams County - #75000155)
Also known as Battle of Gettysburg Battlefield;Gettysburg Campaign,Civil W
Town of Gettysburg and its environs , Gettysburg and vicinity
(118200 acres, 315 buildings, 3 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Federal, Late Victorian, Italianate
Area of Significance: Conservation, Education, Agriculture, Architecture, Transportation, Military, Religion
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824, 1750-1799
Owner: Federal , Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Education, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Defense, Domestic, Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Battle Site, Museum, Park, Single Dwelling

Gettysburg National Military Park
(added 1966 - Adams County - #66000642)
Also known as See Also:Covered Bridges of Adams, Cumberland, and Perry Cou
Gettysburg National Military Park , Gettysburg
(59890 acres, 135 buildings, 277 structures, 929 objects)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Information Potential, Event, Person
Architect, builder, or engineer: Saunders, William, Cope, Emmor Bradley
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Historic Person: Lee, Robert E., et al., Lincoln,Abraham
Significant Year: 1863, 1864, 1893
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Landscape Architecture, Conservation, Military
Cultural Affiliation: African American, Euro-American
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private , Federal
Historic Function: Defense, Funerary, Landscape
Historic Sub-function: Battle Site, Cemetery, Park
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Monument/Marker, Museum, Park

Hunterstown Historic District
(added 1979 - Adams County - #79002154)
Also known as See Also:Great Conewego Presbyterian Church
PA 394 and Granite Station Rd. , Hunterstown
(600 acres, 48 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Military, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Rock Creek--White Run Union Hospital Complex
(added 2000 - Adams County - #00000520)
Baltimore Pike, Goulden Rd. and White Church Rd. , Mount Joy
(5500 acres, 11 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Military
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Defense, Domestic, Funerary, Health Care
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Battle Site, Graves/Burials, Hospital, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Single Dwelling

Spangler--Benner Farm
(added 1992 - Adams County - #92001493)
230 Benner Rd., Mt. Joy Township , Gettysburg
(1455 acres, 9 buildings, 2 structures)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Agriculture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Animal Facility, Processing, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Animal Facility, Processing, Single Dwelling




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