Salem Downtown Historic District

Roughly bounded by Mulberry, Hackberry, and Hayes Sts., CSX RR tracks, and Brock Cr., Salem, Indiana

Photos 

Photo taken by J.P.

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National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on October 10, 1997
Reference number
97001181
Architectural styles
Early Republic; Late 19th and 20th Century Revival; Victorian
Areas of significance
Social History; Politics/Government; Commerce; Architecture
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
C - Design/Construction; A - Event
Property type
District
Historic functions
Religious structure; Post office; Meeting hall; Department store; Single dwelling
Current functions
Religious structure; Post office; Meeting hall; Department store; Single dwelling
Periods of significance
1925-1949; 1900-1924; 1875-1899; 1850-1874; 1825-1849; 1800-1824
Significant years
1824; 1851; 1888
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 253
Contributing structures: 3
Contributing objects: 5
Non-contributing buildings: 52
Non-contributing structures: 1
Non-contributing objects: 3

Update Log 

  • January 16, 2017: New photos from Michael Miller
  • January 4, 2017: New Street View added by Michael Miller
  • July 12, 2010: New photos from J.P.

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