Oil City Downtown Commercial Historic District

Generally along Seneca, Center, Elm, Sycamore, Duncomb, and Main Sts., Oil City, PA

Photo 

Google map of area

Photo taken by Brian Manville

Map 

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on October 24, 1997
Reference number
97001250
Architectural styles
Late 19th and 20th Century Revival: Colonial Revival; Victorian: Romanesque; Victorian: Italianate
Areas of significance
Commerce; Industry; Architecture
Level of significance
State
Evaluation criteria
C - Design/Construction; A - Event
Property type
District
Historic functions
Post office; Meeting hall; Manufacturing facility; Financial institution; Business; Specialty store
Current functions
Religious structure; Museum; Manufacturing facility; Financial institution; Business; Specialty store
Periods of significance
1925-1949; 1900-1924; 1875-1899
Significant years
1870; 1892
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 51
Contributing structures: 2
Non-contributing buildings: 9

Update Log 

  • May 18, 2018: New photo from Brian Manville

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