Pennsylvania Avenue National Historic Site

Roughly bounded by Constitution Ave., F St., 3rd, and 15th Sts. NW, Washington, District of Columbia

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National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on October 15, 1966
Reference number
66000865
Architectural styles
Victorian; Late 19th and 20th Century Revival; Federal
Areas of significance
Community Planning and Development; Politics/Government; Architecture; Art; Landscape Architecture; Social History; Military
Level of significance
National
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
District
Historic functions
Government office; City hall; Hotel; Professional; Business; Monument/marker; Park
Current functions
Courthouse; Government office; Hotel; Professional; Business; Museum; Monument/marker
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1875-1899; 1850-1874; 1800-1824; 1750-1799; 1825-1849; 1925-1949; 1950-1974
Significant years
1791; 1800; 1928
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 84
Contributing structures: 1
Contributing sites: 4
Contributing objects: 22
Non-contributing buildings: 38
Non-contributing sites: 6
Non-contributing objects: 6

Tags 

18th Century (4,588)
Brick (42,457)
Built 1791 (72)
Built during 1790s (1,188)
Ceramic tile (3,230)
District (10,126)
District of Columbia (524)
Federal (4,557)
Granite (5,090)
Late 19th and 20th Century Revival (16,281)
Limestone (8,192)
Marble (1,154)
Pierre L'Enfant (3)
Stone (26,162)
Victorian (19,690)
Washington, District of Columbia (524)

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