American Beach Historic District

Roughly bounded by Gregg, Lewis, Leonard, Main and James Sts., and Ocean Blvd., American Beach, Florida

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Lewis House - First House in American Beach

Photo taken by Michael Miller in May 2019

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National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on January 28, 2002
Reference number
01001532
Architectural styles
Other architectural type; Late 19th and 20th Century Revival: Colonial Revival; Frame an masonry vernacular
Areas of significance
Ethnic Heritage - Black; Community Planning and Development
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
A - Event
Property type
District
Historic functions
Single dwelling; Outdoor recreation; Business
Current functions
Single dwelling; Outdoor recreation; Business
Periods of significance
1925-1949; 1950-1974
Significant years
1935; 1964
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 67
Contributing structures: 1
Non-contributing buildings: 35

Update Log 

  • June 3, 2019: New photos from Michael Miller

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