Mercer Street Historic District

Mercer St. bet. North First St. and North St., Princeton, West Virginia


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Looking west at the south side of Mercer St starting in the 200 block, in the Mercer Street Historic District in Princeton, West Virginia.

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National Register information 

Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on October 17, 2003
Reference number
Architectural styles
Victorian; American Movement
Areas of significance
Community Planning and Development; Commerce; Architecture
Level of significance
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Historic functions
Hotel; Single dwelling; Specialty store; Road-related
Current functions
Multiple dwelling; Single dwelling; Specialty store
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1925-1949; 1950-1974
Significant years
1908; 1909
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 28
Non-contributing buildings: 8


20th Century (29,076)
American Movement (6,254)
Brick (42,462)
Built 1908 (874)
Built during 1900s (9,440)
District (10,507)
Have Street View (46,145)
Mercer County, West Virginia (39)
Princeton, West Virginia (6)
Sandstone (4,861)
Tin (2,648)
Victorian (19,698)
West Virginia (1,928)

Update Log 

  • January 7, 2015: Photo imported by Michael Miller