Downtown Rock Springs Historic District

Roughly bounded by K, 4th, C, 2nd, A and 5th Sts., Rock Springs, Wyoming

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Union Pacific Depot

Located on South Main St., built in 1900.

Photo taken by Jim Allen in Sept. 2017

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Description 

City Hall was previously listed in the NRHP.

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on January 19, 1994
Reference number
93001492
Architectural styles
Modern Movement: Art Deco; Late 19th and 20th Century Revival: Classical Revival; Victorian
Areas of significance
Ethnic Heritage - European; Ethnic Heritage - Asian; Entertainment/Recreation; Commerce; Architecture
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
C - Design/Construction; A - Event
Property type
District
Historic functions
Rail-related; Theater; Post office; City hall; Organizational; Specialty store
Current functions
Rail-related; Post office; City hall; Financial institution; Organizational; Specialty store
Periods of significance
1925-1949; 1900-1924; 1875-1899; 1850-1874
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 27
Non-contributing buildings: 18

Update Log 

  • October 18, 2017: Updated by Jim Allen: added description
  • October 18, 2017: New photos from Jim Allen

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