Wabash Avenue-East Historic District

Wabash Ave., 7th and 8th Sts., Terre Haute, Indiana


National Register information 

Note: The following information comes from the NRHP database and has not been verified.
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on June 30, 1983
Reference number
Architectural styles
Victorian: Renaissance; Victorian: Italianate; Other architectural type; Romanesque
Areas of significance
Commerce; Transportation; Architecture; Communications
Level of significance
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Historic functions
Professional; Communications facility; Financial institution; Business
Current functions
Professional; Business; Communications facility; Financial institution
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1875-1899; 1850-1874
Significant years
ca. 1870; 1920
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 13


19th Century (37,742)
Brick (42,462)
Built during 1870s (5,008)
Ceramic tile (3,229)
District (10,497)
Downtown Terre Haute MRA (18)
Indiana (2,138)
Italianate (5,112)
Limestone (8,192)
Private owner (54,398)
Renaissance (1,333)
Terra cotta (3,922)
Terre Haute, Indiana (39)
Victorian (19,698)
Vigo County, Indiana (51)