Main and Military Plazas Historic District

Roughly bounded by San Antonio River, E. Nueva, Laredo, and Houston Sts., San Antonio, Texas

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National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on June 11, 1979
Reference number
79002914
Architectural styles
American Movement: Early Commercial; Victorian; Colonial
Areas of significance
Commerce; Archeology - Non-Aboriginal; Military; Exploration/Settlement; Politics/Government; Architecture; Religion
Level of significance
State
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction; D - Information Potential
Property type
District
Current functions
Museum; Religious structure; Business; City hall; Courthouse
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1875-1899; 1700-1749; 1850-1874; 1800-1824; 1750-1799; 1825-1849
Significant years
ca. 1722; 1877; 1915
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 60
Contributing structures: 2
Contributing sites: 1
Contributing objects: 3
Non-contributing buildings: 3

Tags 

18th Century (4,597)
American Movement (6,254)
Bexar County, Texas (138)
Brick (42,457)
Built during 1720s (233)
Colonial (1,101)
District (10,205)
Early Commercial (952)
San Antonio, Texas (124)
Stone (26,162)
Stucco (7,816)
Texas (3,580)
Victorian (19,690)

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