Ridgeland-Oak Park Historic District

Roughly bounded by Austin Blvd., Harlem, Ridgeland, and Chicago Aves., Lake and Madison Sts., Oak Park, Illinois

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National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on December 8, 1983
Reference number
83003564
Architectural styles
American Movement: Prairie School; American Movement: Bungalow/Craftsman; Victorian
Areas of significance
Community Planning and Development; Landscape Architecture; Architecture
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
District
Historic functions
Single dwelling; Multiple dwelling
Current functions
Single dwelling; Multiple dwelling
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1875-1899; 1850-1874; 1925-1949
Significant years
1870; 1929
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 1558
Non-contributing buildings: 147

Tags 

19th Century (37,711)
American Movement (6,254)
Brick (42,462)
Built 1870 (562)
Built during 1870s (5,004)
Bungalow/Craftsman (3,358)
Ceramic tile (3,229)
Cook County, Illinois (598)
District (10,449)
Illinois (2,682)
Oak Park, Illinois (14)
Prairie School (722)
Stone (26,160)
Stucco (7,816)
Victorian (19,698)

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