Camp Nelson

Also known as: Site numbers 15Js78, 96, 97, 112, 113, 130; Structure numbers Js56, Js187
US 27, Nicholasville, Kentucky

Photo 

Camp Nelson White House

By C. Bedford Crenshaw, Attribution, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=18782391

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National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on March 15, 2001
Reference number
00000861
Architectural style
Mid 19th Century Revival: Exotic Revival
Areas of significance
Military; Archeology - Non-Aboriginal; Ethnic Heritage - Black
Level of significance
National
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; D - Information Potential
Property type
District
Historic functions
Military facility; Fortification
Current functions
Museum; Agricultural fields; Single dwelling; Religious structure; Cemetery; Animal facility; Secondary structure
Period of significance
1850-1874
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 1
Contributing structures: 18
Contributing sites: 5
Non-contributing buildings: 31

Update Log 

  • July 22, 2017: New photo from Bill Eichelberger

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