Massachusetts Avenue Historic District

Both sides of Massachusetts Ave. between 17th St. and Observatory Circle, NW, Washington, District of Columbia

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National Register information 

Note: The following information comes from the NRHP database and has not been verified.
Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on October 22, 1974
Reference number
74002166
Architectural styles
Victorian; Late 19th and 20th Century Revival: Beaux Arts
Areas of significance
Community Planning and Development; Architecture; Social History
Level of significance
State
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
District
Historic functions
Single dwelling; Diplomatic building
Current functions
Professional; Organizational; Single dwelling; Civic; Diplomatic building
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1875-1899; 1850-1874; 1925-1949
Significant years
1871; 1886; 1930
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 150
Contributing structures: 3
Non-contributing buildings: 10

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