Arthurdale Historic District

Also known as: Arthurdale
E and W of WV 92, Arthurdale, West Virginia

Photos 

File:Administration building of the Arthurdale planned community, a communal town built during the Great Depression of the 1930s. Arthurdale, West Virginia.jpg

Administration building of the Arthurdale planned community, a communal town built during the Great Depression of the 1930s. Arthurdale, West Virginia.

This photograph is from the Carol M. Highsmith Archive at the Library of Congress. Highsmith has released her photographs in the collection into the public domain.

Photo taken by Carol M. Highsmith

Map 

Street Views 

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on February 1, 1989
Reference number
88001862
Areas of significance
Community Planning and Development; Education; Politics/Government; Social History
Level of significance
National
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; B - Person
Property type
District
Historic functions
Single dwelling; School; Manufacturing facility; Specialty store
Current functions
Single dwelling; Manufacturing facility; Educational related housing
Period of significance
1925-1949
Significant year
1933
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 147
Contributing structures: 1
Contributing sites: 2
Non-contributing buildings: 168

Update Log 

  • January 13, 2015: New Street View added by Michael Miller

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