Washington Park Historic District

Jct. of Martin Luther King, Jr. Dr. and Ashby St., Atlanta, 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 February 28, 2000
Reference number
Architectural styles
Late 19th and 20th Century Revival; American Movement: Bungalow/Craftsman
Areas of significance
Ethnic Heritage - Black; Community Planning and Development; Architecture; Landscape Architecture; Entertainment/Recreation
Level of significance
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; B - Person; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Historic functions
Single dwelling; Business; School; Outdoor recreation; Hospital; Park; Multiple dwelling
Current functions
Single dwelling; Multiple dwelling; School; Outdoor recreation; Clinic; Park
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1925-1949
Significant years
1919; 1922; 1955
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 445
Contributing sites: 1
Non-contributing buildings: 85