Newborn Historic District

Roughly the entire city limits of Newborn City, Newborn, Georgia


National Register information 

Note: The following information comes from the NRHP database and has not been verified.
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on August 6, 1998
Reference number
Architectural styles
Mid 19th Century Revival: Exotic Revival; Victorian: Italianate; Victorian: Second Empire
Areas of significance
Architecture; Community Planning and Development; Transportation; Ethnic Heritage - Black; Agriculture; Commerce; Education
Level of significance
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Historic functions
Single dwelling; Department store; Warehouse; Financial institution; Post office; School
Current functions
Single dwelling; Department store; Warehouse; School; Rail-related
Periods of significance
1825-1849; 1925-1949; 1875-1899; 1900-1924; 1925-1949
Significant years
1839; 1893
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 78
Contributing structures: 2
Contributing sites: 3
Non-contributing buildings: 43
Non-contributing structures: 4


19th Century (37,833)
African-American heritage (1,531)
Brick (42,462)
Built 1839 (182)
Built during 1830s (2,709)
District (10,511)
Exotic Revival (7,381)
Georgia (3,073)
Italianate (5,114)
Mid 19th Century Revival (7,958)
Newborn, Georgia (2)
Newton County, Georgia (13)
Second Empire (1,067)
Stone (26,160)
Victorian (19,698)