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TEXAS - Harris County - Historic Districts

Armand Bayou Archeological District
(added 1978 - Harris County - #78002952)
Also known as 41HR81-82;41HR88;41Hr141-143;41HR145-148;41Hr152-153
Address Restricted , Seabrook
(44800 acres)
Historic Significance: Information Potential
Area of Significance: Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Prehistoric
Cultural Affiliation: American, Native American
Period of Significance: 3000-4999 BC, 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849, 1800-1824
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Camp, Fishing Facility Or Site
Current Function: Landscape
Current Sub-function: Park

Boulevard Oaks Historic District
(added 2002 - Harris County - #02000117)
Roughly bounded by North Blvd., South Blvd., Hazard and Mandell Sts. , Houston
(560 acres, 112 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Education, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Road-Related, School, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Education, Transportation, Work In Progress
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Road-Related, School, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Broadacres Historic District
(added 1980 - Harris County - #80004128)
1300-1506 North Blvd. and 1305-1515 South Blvd. , Houston
(342 acres, 18 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Staub,John F., Briscoe,Birdsall
Architectural Style: Tudor Revival, Mission/Spanish Revival, Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Landscape Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Cedar Bayou Archeological District
(added 1979 - Harris County - #79002952)
Also known as 41HR50;41HR56-59;41HR76;41HR136-138;41HR203-205;41CH58-59;41
Address Restricted , Baytown
(12800 acres)
Historic Significance: Information Potential
Area of Significance: Prehistoric
Cultural Affiliation: Native American
Period of Significance: 1499-1000 AD
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence
Historic Sub-function: Fishing Facility Or Site
Current Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction

Courtlandt Place Historic District
(added 1980 - Harris County - #80004129)
Also known as See Also:79002953;79002955;79002956;79002958;79002959;790029
2--25 Courtlandt Pl. , Houston
(130 acres, 6 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Tudor Revival, Colonial Revival, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Freedmen's Town Historic District
(added 1985 - Harris County - #85000186)
Also known as Fourth Ward
Roughly Bounded by Genesse, West Dallas, Arthur and W. Gray Sts. , Houston
(640 acres, 530 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Commerce, Black, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Independence Heights Residential Historic District
(added 1997 - Harris County - #97000542)
Roughly bounded by N. Yale and E. 34th Sts., and I-610 , Houston
(700 acres, 125 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: multiple
Architectural Style: Late 19th And Early 20th Century American Movements, Bungalow/Craftsman
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Black
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Main Street/Market Square Historic District
(added 1983 - Harris County - #83004471)
Also known as 1019784292;0625751175;061174939;032480968;0708821903;0505783
Roughly bounded by Buffalo Bayou, Fannin, Texas, and Milamsts , Houston
(350 acres, 52 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Early Commercial, Italianate
Area of Significance: Commerce, Transportation, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Government, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: City Hall, Financial Institution, Specialty Store, Water-Related
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Government, Landscape
Current Sub-function: Financial Institution, Park, Professional, Specialty Store

Main Street/Market Square Historic District (Boundary Increase)
(added 1984 - Harris County - #84001811)
Also known as See Also:Main Street/Market Square Historic District
110 Milam, 112-114 Milam, 202-204 Milam, 715 Franklin , Houston
(20 acres, 3 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Warehouse
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Restaurant

Morgan's Point Historic District
(added 1994 - Harris County - #94001160)
Also known as Bayridge;See also:Sterling, Ross, S., House
89--835 Bayridge Rd. and 300--322 Vinsonia , Morgan's Point
(600 acres, 46 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival, Bungalow/Craftsman, Stick/Eastlake
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Myers--Spalti Manufacturing Plant
(added 2003 - Harris County - #03000936)
2115 Runnels St. , Houston
(40 acres, 6 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style: Italianate
Area of Significance: Industry, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Domestic, Work In Progress
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling

Old Sixth Ward Historic District
(added 1978 - Harris County - #78002946)
Also known as Sabine Historic District
Bounded by Washington, Union, Houston, Capitol and Glenwood Cemetery , Houston
(980 acres, 247 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Greek Revival, Bungalow/Craftsman, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Transportation, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

San Felipe Courts Historic District
(added 1988 - Harris County - #88000042)
Also known as Allen Parkway Village
1 Allen Pkwy. Village , Houston
(370 acres, 82 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: MacKie & Kamrath
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Social History
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling

San Felipe Courts Historic District (Boundary Decrease)
(added 1998 - Harris County - #98000407)
Also known as See also:San Felipe Courts Historic District
1600 Allen Pkwy , Houston
(0 acres)
Owner: Local

West Eleventh Place Historic District
(added 1997 - Harris County - #97000317)
1--8 W. 11th Pl. , Houston
(40 acres, 9 buildings, 2 structures)
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: et al., Northrop, Joseph W.,Jr.
Architectural Style: Other, Colonial Revival
Historic Person: Slaughter, Margaret, et al.
Significant Year: 1920, 1925, 1939
Area of Significance: Landscape Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling

Westmoreland Historic District
(added 1994 - Harris County - #94000859)
Also known as Westmoreland Addition; See Also:Dawson, James A., House;Heyn
Bounded by Hawthorne, Burlington and Marshall Aves., and Garott St. , Houston
(300 acres, 65 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Metcalf, A. LeBrun, Brown, Russell, et al.
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival, Bungalow/Craftsman
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
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

Willow Street Pump Station
(added 2004 - Harris County - #04000547)
Also known as City Street Cleaning and Sewage Pumping Station
811 N. San Jacinto , Houston
(9 acres, 2 buildings, 3 structures)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: Public Works
Current Function: Education
Current Sub-function: College




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