Mid-Town Historic District

Bounded by Broad, N. Broad, Dickinson, E. Grand, E. Jersey Sts., Commerce Place, Elizabeth Ave. and Martin L. King Plaza, Elizabeth, New Jersey

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National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on October 5, 1995
Reference number
95001143
Architectural styles
Mid 19th Century Revival: Exotic Revival; Victorian: Italianate
Areas of significance
Architecture; Community Planning and Development; Commerce; Politics/Government; Art; Religion; Transportation
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
District
Historic functions
Business; Specialty store; Religious structure; Courthouse; City hall; Financial institution
Current functions
Business; Specialty store; Religious structure; Courthouse; City hall; Financial institution
Periods of significance
1850-1874; 1875-1899; 1900-1924; 1925-1949
Significant years
1859; 1871; 1932
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 115
Contributing structures: 3
Contributing sites: 2
Contributing objects: 1
Non-contributing buildings: 47
Non-contributing sites: 1

Tags 

19th Century (37,674)
Brick (42,462)
Built 1859 (316)
Built during 1850s (4,682)
District (10,418)
Elizabeth, New Jersey (11)
Exotic Revival (7,381)
Have Street View (44,498)
Italianate (5,105)
Mid 19th Century Revival (7,958)
New Jersey (1,713)
Slate (5,715)
Stone (26,160)
Terra cotta (3,922)
Union County, New Jersey (64)
Victorian (19,697)

Update Log 

  • June 20, 2017: New Street View added by Michael Miller

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