Downtown Danville Historic District

Roughly bounded by Memorial Dr. and High, Patton and Ridge Sts., Danville, Virginia

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National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on August 12, 1993
Reference number
93000830
Architectural styles
Late 19th and 20th Century Revival: Late Gothic Revival; Victorian: Romanesque; Late 19th and 20th Century Revival: Tudor Revival
Areas of significance
Architecture; Social History; Politics/Government; Ethnic Heritage - Black; Industry; Commerce
Level of significance
State
Evaluation criteria
C - Design/Construction; A - Event
Property type
District
Historic functions
Post office; Department store; Specialty store; Manufacturing facility; Financial institution; Government office
Current functions
Financial institution; Post office; Multiple dwelling; Specialty store; Meeting hall; Government office
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1925-1949; 1875-1899
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 48
Non-contributing buildings: 26

Tags 

African-American heritage (1,531)
Brick (42,462)
Danville, Virginia (22)
District (10,394)
Have Street View (44,298)
Late 19th and 20th Century Revival (16,279)
Late Gothic Revival (1,134)
Romanesque (2,720)
Stone (26,160)
Terra cotta (3,922)
Tudor Revival (1,400)
Victorian (19,697)
Virginia (3,592)

Update Log 

  • December 9, 2016: New Street View added by Michael Miller

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