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1861, April 12
First guns are fired in Civil War at Union installation at Fort Sumter, South Carolina, over question of southern states' right to secede from the Union.
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WASHINGTON - Pierce County - Vacant / Not In Use

1843 Fort Nisqually (added 2000 - - #00000236)
Also known as 45-PI-56
Pierce County - Address Restricted , DuPont
(66 acres)
Historic Significance: Event, Information Potential
Area of Significance: Agriculture, Exploration/Settlement, Native American, Historic - Aboriginal, Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Commerce
Cultural Affiliation: Euro-American, Native American
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Commerce/Trade, Defense, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Department Store, Fortification, Multiple Dwelling, Storage
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Annobee Apartments (added 1999 - - #99000919)
Pierce County - 319-323 North I St. , Tacoma
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style: Italianate
Area of Significance: Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Auditorium Dance Hall, The (added 2008 - - #07001458)
Also known as Crescent Ballroom
Pierce County - 1308-1310 Fawcett Ave. , Tacoma
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Entertainment/Recreation
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Auditorium, Music Facility
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Coke Ovens (added 1974 - - #74001976)
Pierce County - SE of Wilkeson at RR tracks , Wilkeson
(9 acres, 30 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Area of Significance: Engineering, Industry, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Hershey, Peter L. and Emma, Homestead (added 2007 - - #07000833)
Also known as Hershey Homestead
Pierce County - 33514 Mount Tahoma Canyon Rd. , Ashford
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Hershey, Peter L.
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

House at 1510 Tacoma Avenue South (added 1995 - - #95000230)
Pierce County - 1510 Tacoma Ave. S. , Tacoma
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style: Queen Anne, Stick/Eastlake
Area of Significance: Architecture, Exploration/Settlement
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Manley--Thompson Ford Agency (added 2008 - - #07001386)
Also known as Crescent Ballroom
Pierce County - 1302-1306 Fawcett Ave. , Tacoma
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Bresemann, Emanuel
Architectural Style: Early Commercial
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Business, Music Facility
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Meeker, Ezra, Mansion (added 1971 - - #71000879)
Pierce County - 321 Pioneer Ave., E. , Puyallup
(13 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Historic Person: Meeker,Ezra
Significant Year: 1887
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Midway School (added 1987 - - #87001166)
Also known as Artondale School
Pierce County - 5115 Thirty-eighth Ave. NW , Gig Harbor
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: More,J.J.
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Nihon Go Gakko (added 1984 - - #84003568)
Also known as Japanese Language School
Pierce County - 1715 S. Tacoma Ave. , Tacoma
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Asian, Education, Politics/Government, Social History
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use, Work In Progress

Nisqually--Sequalitchew Historic District (added 2000 - - #00000235)
Also known as Port Nisqually
Pierce County - Address Restricted , Dupont
(3600 acres, 9 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Information Potential
Area of Significance: Military, Industry, Prehistoric, Exploration/Settlement, Agriculture, Religion
Cultural Affiliation: Nisqually
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Commerce/Trade, Defense, Funerary, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Business, Fortification, Graves/Burials, Manufacturing Facility, Religious Structure, Warehouse
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Business, Warehouse

Northern Pacific Office Building (added 1976 - - #76001901)
Pierce County - NE corner of 7th St. and Pacific Ave. , Tacoma
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Transportation, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Professional
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Old City Hall (added 1974 - - #74001973)
Also known as Tacoma City Hall
Pierce County - 7th Ave. between Commerce and Pacific Ave. , Tacoma
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Hatherton & McIntosh
Architectural Style: Italian Villa
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: City Hall
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use, Work In Progress

Pacific Brewing and Malting Company (added 1978 - - #78002768)
Pierce County - S. 25th St. between C St. and Jefferson Ave. , Tacoma
(60 acres, 13 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Darmer,C.A.
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence
Historic Sub-function: Processing
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Business, Warehouse

Smith, Peter, Farm--Donation Land Claim (added 1995 - - #95000194)
Also known as Lakeview Dairy;Schibig Farm
Pierce County - 12504 Spanaway Loop Rd. , Parkland
(152 acres, 6 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Architecture, Agriculture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Irrigation Facility, Processing, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Landscape, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling, Unoccupied Land

Tacoma Light and Water Company Purifier Building (added 1999 - - #75002147)
Also known as Gas Works Building
Pierce County - 2203 S. A St. , Tacoma
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Industry, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Energy Facility
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Union Depot-Warehouse Historic District (added 1980 - - #80004009)
Also known as See Also:Union Depot
Pierce County - Roughly bounded by RR tracks, 15th, 23rd and Market Sts. , Tacoma
(265 acres, 34 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Et al., Darmer,C.A.
Architectural Style: Other, Romanesque, Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Transportation, Community Planning And Development, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Rail-Related, Warehouse
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Transportation, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Rail-Related, Warehouse

Wilkeson School (added 1976 - - #76001905)
Also known as Wilkeson Elementary School
Pierce County - Off WA 165 , Wilkeson
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Et al., Heath,Frederick
Architectural Style: Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Education, Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Religion, Vacant/Not In Use

Williams, Herbert, House (added 1984 - - #84000172)
Also known as Perfield House
Pierce County - 1711 Elm St. , Sumner
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Driskill, J.
Architectural Style: Queen Anne, Italianate
Historic Person: Williams, Herbert
Significant Year: 1890
Area of Significance: Agriculture, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use, Work In Progress

Woolrey-Koehler Hop Kiln (added 1983 - - #83004260)
Also known as Koehler Hop Kiln
Pierce County - 176th St., E. (Leach Rd.) , Orting
(9 acres, 1 building)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Woolrey,Jacob
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Agriculture, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use




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