Elgin Commercial Historic District

Roughly, along Main St., Ave. C, Central and Depot Aves. and 1st and 2nd Sts., Elgin, Texas

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National Register information 

Note: The following information comes from the NRHP database and has not been verified.
Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on February 16, 1996
Reference number
96000024
Architectural styles
Late 19th and 20th Century Revival: Classical Revival; Victorian: Italianate
Areas of significance
Commerce; Architecture
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
C - Design/Construction; A - Event
Property type
District
Historic functions
Processing; Post office; Department store; Financial institution; Business
Current functions
Processing; City hall; Post office; Restaurant; Specialty store; Financial institution; Business
Periods of significance
1925-1949; 1900-1924; 1875-1899; 1850-1874
Significant year
1872
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 65
Contributing sites: 2
Non-contributing buildings: 13

Tags 

19th Century (36,347)
Bastrop County, Texas (104)
Brick (42,457)
Built 1872 (410)
Built during 1870s (4,809)
Classical Revival (4,460)
District (10,141)
Elgin, Texas (1)
Italianate (5,025)
Late 19th and 20th Century Revival (16,281)
Texas (3,573)
Victorian (19,690)

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