Harvard Yard Historic District

Roughly bounded by underpass, Broadway & Quincy Sts., Massachusetts Ave., & Peabody St., Cambridge, Massachusetts

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National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on December 14, 1987
Reference number
87002137
Architectural styles
Georgian; Other architectural type; Federal; Neo-Georgian
Areas of significance
Education; Architecture
Level of significance
State
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
District
Historic functions
College; Library; Educational related housing
Current functions
Library; College; Educational related housing
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1875-1899; 1700-1749; 1850-1874; 1800-1824; 1750-1799; 1825-1849; 1925-1949
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 23
Contributing structures: 27
Contributing objects: 6
Non-contributing buildings: 5
Non-contributing structures: 4
Non-contributing objects: 2

Tags 

Brick (42,462)
Cambridge MRA (164)
Cambridge, Massachusetts (206)
Charles Bulfinch (20)
District (10,358)
Federal (4,586)
Georgian (1,428)
Granite (5,090)
Have Street View (43,993)
Massachusetts (4,401)
Middlesex County, Massachusetts (1,320)
Private owner (54,396)

Update Log 

  • February 24, 2017: New Street View added by Brian Bartlett

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