Tecumseh Historic District

Irregular pattern roughly bounded by Atchison & Nebraska RR tracks, 9th and Washington Sts., and US 136, Tecumseh, Nebraska


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 June 20, 1975
Reference number
Architectural styles
Mid 19th Century Revival: Exotic Revival; Victorian; Victorian: Queen Anne
Areas of significance
Community Planning and Development; Landscape Architecture; Politics/Government; Architecture
Level of significance
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Historic functions
Courthouse; Correctional facility; Single dwelling; City hall; Park; Specialty store
Current functions
Museum; Single dwelling; Business; Specialty store; Courthouse
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1875-1899; 1850-1874
Significant years
1856; 1889
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 324
Contributing sites: 1
Contributing objects: 1
Non-contributing buildings: 126


19th Century (37,886)
Brick (42,462)
Built 1856 (348)
Built during 1850s (4,707)
District (10,532)
Exotic Revival (7,381)
Johnson County, Nebraska (7)
Limestone (8,192)
Mid 19th Century Revival (7,958)
Nebraska (1,010)
Queen Anne (5,131)
Stone (26,160)
Tecumseh, Nebraska (5)
Victorian (19,698)