South Bethlehem Downtown Historic District

Roughly bounded by Wyandotte, Columbia, Hayes, and Morton St., Bethlehem, Pennsylvania

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National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on January 3, 2006
Reference number
05001500
Architectural styles
Victorian: Gothic; Victorian: Italianate
Areas of significance
Commerce; Architecture
Level of significance
Local
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
District
Historic functions
Single dwelling; Professional; Meeting hall; Religious structure; Library; Post office; Hotel
Current functions
Single dwelling; Specialty store; Religious structure; Library; Post office; Meeting hall; Parking lot
Periods of significance
1850-1874; 1875-1899; 1900-1924; 1925-1949; 1950-1974
Significant year
1917
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 288
Contributing objects: 2
Non-contributing buildings: 70

Tags 

20th Century (29,078)
A.W. Leh (2)
Aluminum (1,257)
Bethlehem, Pennsylvania (18)
Brick (42,464)
Built 1917 (708)
Built during 1910s (8,863)
District (10,553)
Gothic (1,440)
Italianate (5,116)
Northampton County, Pennsylvania (69)
Pennsylvania (4,380)
Slate (5,715)
Stone (26,167)
Victorian (19,703)

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