Armed Forces Retirement Home--Washington

Also known as: United States Soldiers' and Airmen's Home
3700 N Capitol St NW, Washington, District of Columbia

National Register information 

Note: The following information comes from the NRHP database and has not been verified.
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on December 5, 2007
Reference number
Architectural styles
Victorian; Late 19th and 20th Century Revival
Areas of significance
Military; Politics/Government; Social History; Health/Medicine; Architecture; Landscape Architecture; Entertainment/Recreation; Agriculture; Archeology - Non-Aboriginal
Level of significance
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; B - Person; C - Design/Construction; D - Information Potential
Property type
Historic functions
Single dwelling; Hospital; Auditorium; Religious structure; Natural feature; Road-related; Government office
Current functions
Horticulture facility; Single dwelling; Hospital; Auditorium; Religious structure; Natural feature; Road-related
Periods of significance
1825-1849; 1850-1874; 1875-1899; 1900-1924; 1925-1949; 1950-1974
Significant years
1842; 1851; 1862
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 39
Contributing structures: 43
Contributing sites: 42
Contributing objects: 16
Non-contributing buildings: 29
Non-contributing structures: 39
Non-contributing sites: 24
Non-contributing objects: 14