Fisk University Historic District

Roughly bounded by 16th and 18th Aves., Hermosa, Herman and Jefferson Sts., Nashville, Tennessee

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By EVula - Own work, CC BY 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=4113551

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National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on February 9, 1978
Reference number
78002579
Architectural styles
Victorian: Italianate; Victorian: Queen Anne; Other architectural type; Neo-Gothic
Areas of significance
Military; Ethnic Heritage - Black; Education; Architecture; Performing Arts
Level of significance
National
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
District
Historic functions
College; Single dwelling
Current functions
Single dwelling; College
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1875-1899; 1925-1949
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 43
Non-contributing buildings: 23
Non-contributing sites: 2

Tags 

African-American heritage (1,531)
Brick (42,462)
Ceramic tile (3,229)
Davidson County, Tennessee (205)
District (10,528)
Italianate (5,114)
Limestone (8,192)
Moved (2,194)
Nashville, Tennessee (141)
Private owner (54,398)
Queen Anne (5,131)
Stone (26,160)
Tennessee (2,890)
Victorian (19,698)

Update Log 

  • September 17, 2020: New photo from Bill Eichelberger

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