Gillespie-Selden Historic District

Roughly bounded by Railroad, 10th, and 15th Sts., and 16th Ave., Cordele, Georgia


Street Views 

National Register information 

Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on December 2, 1998
Reference number
NR name
Gillespie--Selden Historic District
Architectural styles
Victorian: Queen Anne; American Movement: Bungalow/Craftsman
Areas of significance
Ethnic Heritage - Black; Education; Architecture; Religion; Health/Medicine; Community Planning and Development
Level of significance
Evaluation criteria
A - Event; C - Design/Construction
Property type
Historic functions
Single dwelling; Multiple dwelling; Business; Educational related housing; Religious structure
Current functions
Single dwelling; Multiple dwelling; Business; Religious structure; Rail-related
Periods of significance
1875-1899; 1900-1924; 1925-1949
Significant years
ca. 1890; 1902; 1933
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 87
Contributing structures: 2
Contributing sites: 1
Non-contributing buildings: 37


19th Century (37,874)
African-American heritage (1,531)
American Movement (6,254)
Brick (42,462)
Built during 1890s (7,642)
Bungalow/Craftsman (3,362)
Cordele, Georgia (4)
Crisp County, Georgia (8)
District (10,528)
Georgia (3,075)
Have Street View (46,879)
Private owner (54,398)
Queen Anne (5,131)
Stone (26,160)
Victorian (19,698)

Update Log 

  • August 15, 2018: New Street View added by Michael Miller