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Ballard Avenue Historic District
(added 1976 - King County - #76001885)
Also known as Ballard Avenue
Ballard Ave. from NW Market to NW Dock Sts. , Seattle
(100 acres, 45 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Italianate
Area of Significance: Politics/Government, Architecture, Transportation, Commerce, Industry
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Hotel, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Hotel, Multiple Dwelling, Restaurant, Specialty Store

Camp North Bend
(added 1993 - King County - #93000372)
Also known as Camp Waskowitz
45509 SE. 150th St. , North Bend
(95 acres, 10 buildings, 2 objects)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Conservation
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Domestic, Government
Historic Sub-function: Camp, Institutional Housing, Public Works
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Camp

Cedar River Watershed Cultural Landscape
(added 2000 - King County - #00001443)
1990 Cedar Falls Rd. SE , North Bend
(160450 acres, 10 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering, Information Potential
Architect, builder, or engineer: City of Seattle Engineering Dept.
Architectural Style: Other, Moderne
Area of Significance: Prehistoric, Community Planning And Development, Exploration/Settlement, Conservation, Transportation, Historic - Aboriginal, Architecture, Asian, Industry
Period of Significance: 499-0 BC, 499-0 AD, 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1749-1500 AD, 1499-1000 AD, 1000-500 AD
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Domestic, Funerary, Government, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Other, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Camp, Cemetery, Extractive Facility, Fire Station, Pedestrian Related, Processing Site, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Government, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Current Sub-function: Energy Facility, Extractive Facility, Public Works, Water Works

Chittenden Locks and Lake Washington Ship Canal
(added 1978 - King County - #78002751)
Also known as Chittenden (Hiram M.) Locks and Related Features of the Lake
Salmon Bay , Seattle
(1079 acres, 10 buildings, 4 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Other, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals
Area of Significance: Engineering, Politics/Government, Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Federal , State
Historic Function: Government, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Government Office, Public Works, Water Works
Current Function: Government, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Government Office, Public Works, Water Works

Columbia City Historic District
(added 1980 - King County - #80004000)
Also known as See Also:Carnegie Libraries of Washington TR
Roughly bounded by S. Hudson and S. Alaska Sts., 35th and Rainier Aves. , Seattle
(200 acres, 32 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Schack, McCauley
Architectural Style: Other, Colonial Revival, Mission/Spanish Revival
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Social History, Transportation, Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Landscape, Religion, Social
Historic Sub-function: Meeting Hall, Multiple Dwelling, Park, Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Landscape, Religion, Social
Current Sub-function: Library, Multiple Dwelling, Park, Religious Structure, School, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Covenant Beach Bible Camp
(added 2006 - King County - #05000313)
Also known as Draper Park
Cliff Ave. and 220th St. , Des Moines
(180 acres, 6 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Entertainment/Recreation, European
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Camp, Institutional Housing, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Outdoor Recreation

Fort Lawton
(added 1978 - King County - #78002752)
On Magnolia Bluff , Seattle
(250 acres, 24 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival
Area of Significance: Military, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Defense
Historic Sub-function: Military Facility
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Outdoor Recreation

Gas Works Park
(added 2002 - King County - #02000862)
Also known as Seattle Lighting Co.
2000 N. Northlake Way , Seattle
(205 acres, 3 buildings, 5 structures, 2 objects)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Jefferies-Norton Corp, Haag, Richard
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Industry, Landscape Architecture
Period of Significance: 1975-2000, 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Energy Facility
Current Function: Landscape
Current Sub-function: Park

Harvard-Belmont District
(added 1982 - King County - #82004237)
Also known as See Also:Hill, Samuel, House;Cornish School
Bellevue Pl., Broadway, Boylston and Harvard Aves. , Seattle
(340 acres, 67 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Tudor Revival, Colonial Revival, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Local , 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

Naval Air Station (NAS) Seattle
(added 2009 - King County - #09001218)
Also known as Naval Reserve Air Station (NRAS) Seattle
7400 Sand Point Way NE , Seattle
(900 acres, 36 buildings, 8 structures, 2 objects)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival, Art Deco
Area of Significance: Military, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Federal , Local
Historic Function: Defense
Historic Sub-function: Air Facility
Current Function: Domestic, Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Institutional Housing, Outdoor Recreation, Park

North Bend Ranger Station
(added 1991 - King County - #91000157)
42404 SE. North Bend Way , North Bend
(79 acres, 9 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Conservation, Politics/Government, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: Government Office
Current Function: Government
Current Sub-function: Government Office

Pike Place Public Market Historic District
(added 1970 - King County - #70000644)
Also known as Pike Place Public Market;See Also:Alaska Trade Building;Butt
Roughly bounded by 1st and Western Aves. and Virginia and Pike Sts. , Seattle
(70 acres, 25 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Goodwin,Frank
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Commerce, Agriculture, Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Hotel, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Hotel, Specialty Store

Pioneer Building, Pergola, and Totem Pole
(added 1977 - King County - #77001340)
5th Ave. and Yesler Way , Seattle
(0 acres, 1 building, 2 structures, 2 objects)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Wehn,James, Fisher,Elmer
Architectural Style: Romanesque
Area of Significance: Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Business, Financial Institution, Park, Street Furniture/Object, Work Of Art (Sculpture, Carving, Rock Art)
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Park, Street Furniture/Object, Work Of Art (Sculpture, Carving, Rock Art)

Pioneer Square--Skid Road Historic District (Boundary Increase)
(added 1988 - King County - #88000739)
Also known as See also:Pioneer Square--Skid Road Historic District;Triangl
500 blk. of First Ave., S , Seattle
(33 acres, 9 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Other, Chicago
Area of Significance: Commerce, Transportation, Architecture, Industry
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Business, Hotel, Warehouse
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Current Sub-function: Business, Hotel, Restaurant, Warehouse

Pioneer Square-Skid Road District
(added 1970 - King County - #70000086)
Also known as See Also:Pioneer Square-Skid Road District (Boundary Increas
Roughly bounded by the Viaduct, Railraod Ave. S., King St., 4th and 5th Aves., James and Columbia Sts. incl. 500 blk 1st, Seattle
(640 acres, 129 buildings, 2 structures, 3 objects)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Fisher,Elmer H., Multiple
Architectural Style: Romanesque, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Engineering, Politics/Government, Landscape Architecture, Social History, Industry, Transportation, Community Planning And Development, Commerce, Social History
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private , Local
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Defense, Domestic, Government, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Recreation And Culture, Social
Historic Sub-function: Business, City Hall, Hotel, Manufacturing Facility, Meeting Hall, Military Facility, Theater
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Landscape, Recreation And Culture, Transportation
Current Sub-function: Business, City Hall, Hotel, Manufacturing Facility, Museum, Park, Road-Related

Pioneer Square-Skid Road District (Boundary Increase)
(added 1978 - King County - #78000341)
Also known as See also:Pioneer Square-Skid Road District
Roughly bounded by the Viaduct, King St., 6th and 5th Aves., James and Columbia Sts. , Seattle
(880 acres, 43 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Other, Romanesque, Italianate
Area of Significance: Engineering, Politics/Government, Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Commerce, Transportation, Industry, Landscape Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government
Historic Sub-function: Business, Government Office, Hotel, Multiple Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government
Current Sub-function: Business, Government Office, Hotel, Multiple Dwelling

Point Robinson Light Station
(added 2004 - King County - #04000359)
Also known as Robinson Point Light Station
NE end of Maury Island in Puget Sount , Vashon Island
(129 acres, 6 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: U.S. Lighthouse Service, 13th Dist., U.S. Lighthouse Board
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival, Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Maritime History, Architecture, Transportation
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Water-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Water-Related

Reard--Freed Farmstead
(added 2001 - King County - #01001289)
Also known as OAHP INV No. 0520
1807 212th Ave. SE , Sammamish
(232 acres, 3 buildings, 2 structures, 1 object)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Agriculture, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Agricultural Outbuildings, Animal Facility, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Redmond City Park
(added 2009 - King County - #08001302)
Also known as Redmond Survey & Inventory Field Site No. 1621
7802 168th Ave NE , Redmond
(50 acres, 3 buildings, 2 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: WPA
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Architecture, Entertainment/Recreation
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Outdoor Recreation, Park
Current Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Outdoor Recreation, Park

Roanoke Park Historic District
(added 2009 - King County - #09000578)
Bounded by Shelby St. on the N., Roanoke St. on the S., Harvard Ave on the W., 10th Ave. on the E. , Seattle
(183 acres, 78 buildings, 55 structures)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Green, Elmer E., et al.
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals
Area of Significance: Commerce, Architecture, Law, Politics/Government
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Landscape
Historic Sub-function: Plaza, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Landscape, Religion
Current Sub-function: Plaza, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling

Saint Edward Seminary
(added 2007 - King County - #07000137)
14445 Juanita Dr. NE , Kenmore
(3190 acres, 2 buildings, 1 structure, 1 object)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Graham, John Sr., Lance, McGuire & Muri, et al.
Architectural Style: Romanesque
Area of Significance: Architecture, Education, Education
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949
Owner: State
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Church School
Current Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Outdoor Recreation, Park

Seattle Chinatown Historic District
(added 1986 - King County - #86003153)
Also known as International District
Roughly bounded by Main, Jackson, I-5, Waller, and Fifth , Seattle
(230 acres, 42 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Et al., Thompson & Thompson
Architectural Style: Beaux Arts
Area of Significance: Commerce, Asian, Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Federal , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Business, Hotel, Specialty Store
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Hotel

Seattle Municipal Light and Power Plant
(added 1997 - King County - #97001077)
Also known as Cedar Falls Historic District
20030 Cedar Falls Rd. SE , North Bend
(880 acres, 11 buildings, 5 structures, 2 objects)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering, Person, Information Potential
Architect, builder, or engineer: City of Seattle Engineering Dept.
Architectural Style: Other
Historic Person: multiple
Significant Year: 1904, 1914, 1921
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Politics/Government, Engineering
Cultural Affiliation: Euro-American
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Domestic, Government, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Energy Facility, Government Office, Institutional Housing, Public Works
Current Function: Government, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Landscape
Current Sub-function: Conservation Area, Energy Facility, Government Office, Public Works

Selleck Historic District
(added 1989 - King County - #89000214)
SE 252nd , Selleck
(180 acres, 19 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Industry
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Education, Social
Historic Sub-function: Meeting Hall, School, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Vacant/Not In Use
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Skykomish Historic Commercial District
(added 2000 - King County - #00000974)
Railroad Ave., from 3rd St. to W of N 6th St., and part of Old Cascade Hwy. , Skykomish
(100 acres, 13 buildings, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman, Moderne
Area of Significance: Education, Politics/Government, Architecture, Transportation, Commerce, Social History
Period of Significance: 1950-1974, 1925-1949, 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private , Local , State
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Government, Social, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: City Hall, Clubhouse, Department Store, Hotel, Rail-Related, Restaurant, School
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Government, Social, Transportation
Current Sub-function: City Hall, Clubhouse, Department Store, Hotel, Rail-Related, Restaurant, School

Snoqualmie Falls Hydroelectric Power Plant Historic District
(added 1992 - King County - #92001324)
Also known as See Also:Snoqualmie Falls Cavity Generating Station
WA 202, .5 mi. N of Snoqualmie , Snoqualmie
(250 acres, 5 buildings, 8 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Stone & Webster, Baker,Charles
Architectural Style: Bungalow/Craftsman, Other
Area of Significance: Industry, Engineering
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: State , Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Energy Facility
Current Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Current Sub-function: Energy Facility

Stevens Pass Historic District
(added 1976 - King County - #76001884)
W of Berne on U.S. 2 , Berne
(130000 acres, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Great Northern Railway
Area of Significance: Engineering, Transportation, Commerce, Social History, Communications
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Rail-Related
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Transportation

Storey, Ellsworth, Cottages Historic District
(added 1976 - King County - #76001891)
1706--1816 S. Lake Washington Blvd. and 1725--1729 S. 36th Ave. , Seattle
(15 acres, 11 buildings)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Storey,Ellsworth Prime
Architectural Style: Other, Late 19th And Early 20th Century American Movements
Area of Significance: Architecture, Landscape Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Local , Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Volunteer Park
(added 1976 - King County - #76001894)
Also known as Volunteer Park and Water System Historic District
Between E. Prospect and E. Galer Sts., and Federal and E. 15th Aves. , Seattle
(484 acres, 1 building, 4 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Bebb & Gould, Olmsted Brothers
Architectural Style: Moderne
Area of Significance: Engineering, Architecture, Community Planning And Development, Landscape Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Local
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction, Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Museum, Park, Water Works, Work Of Art (Sculpture, Carving, Rock Art)
Current Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction, Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum, Park, Water Works, Work Of Art (Sculpture, Carving, Rock Art)




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