Camp Washington-Carver Complex

Also known as: West Virginia 4-H Camp for Negroes
CR 11/3, Clifftop, West Virginia

Photo 

File:Camp Washington-Carver - Great Chestnut Lodge.jpg

Great Chestnut Lodge at w:Camp Washington-Carver Complex in w:Clifftop, West Virginia

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Map 

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on June 20, 1980
Reference number
80004017
Architectural style
Other architectural type; Log construction
Areas of significance
Engineering; Ethnic Heritage - Black; Education; Architecture; Social History; Agriculture
Level of significance
State
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
District
Historic functions
Outdoor recreation; Camp; Institutional housing
Current functions
Institutional housing; Camp; Outdoor recreation
Period of significance
1925-1949
Significant years
1939; 1942
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 4
Contributing structures: 2
Non-contributing buildings: 2

Update Log 

  • December 16, 2014: Photo imported by Michael Miller

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