National Register of Historic Places

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National Register of Historic Places

A list, maintained by the National Park Service, of U.S. places of significance in history, archeology, architecture, engineering and culture, on a national, state or local level.

National Register of Historic Places

Address:c/o National Park Service
1201 Eye St NW 8th Fl
Washington, DC 20005

Phone:202-354-2213
Web: www.cr.nps.gov/nr Description:The National Historic Preservation Act of 1966 authorized the National Register to coordinate and support public and private efforts to identify, evaluate, and protect our historical and cultural resources. Properties listed in the Register include districts, sites, buildings, structures, and objects that are significant in American history, architecture, archeology, engineering, and culture. Maintained by the National Park Service, the @it1National Register of Historic Places@it2 is the nation's official list of historic properties worth preserving. Approximate 80,000 historic buildings, structures, sites, objects, and districts have been listed on the National Register, including 2,400 National Historic Landmarks.
Publications: Wide range of publications on historic places and landmarks across the United States.

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National Register of Historic Places

A US government organization that maintains lists and files of documentation of buildings, structures, objects, districts, and sites of national, state, or local significance. Buildings on the Register may be marked with plaques that provide historical information about them. Also called the National Register. Address: National Park Service, US Department of the Interior, P.O. Box 37127, Washington, DC 20013-7127.
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The hotel is located in a building which dates back to the 1920s and is listed on the National Historic Register.
Located in a 60-room French Norman mansion named to the National Historic Register, the college was built in 1920 by George Tyler, a wealthy businessman.
To ensure its preservation, Ghirardelli Square was granted National Historic Register status in 1982.
According to National Historic Register documents, Westboro State Hospital was only the second state hospital that offered homeopathic services, with treatments that emphasized rest, massage, hydrotherapy and specialized diets as opposed to strong medications.
Listed on the National Historic Register, 184 Kent was announced as the recipient of the 2011 Building Brooklyn Award in the adaptive reuse category.
In between is Red River Theatre, an independent theater, the Museum for New Hampshire History, and a host of restaurants and shops in historic buildings recognized on the National Historic Register.
Coburg contractor Jim Hansbrough, who brought the four buildings that constitute Cottage Row up to National Historic Register standards, said the Wilsons' new location has a better septic system than their current space, so he's optimistic they will get approval.
Houston's Magnolia Brewery (pictured at lower left) has been listed on the National Historic Register, and is now designated as a Texas Historic Landmark.
It has been designated as a historic landmark and is listed on the National Historic Register.
Because the hotel is listed on the national historic register there's a 20 percent federal tax credit available to investors to rehabilitate historic buildings for income-producing purposes.
Both buildings were declared State Historic Landmarks in 1988, and both are noted in the National Historic Register, said Pat Havens, president of the Simi Valley Historical Society, which oversees the house.
With more than 100 buildings on the National Historic Register, several museums, a large historic district with restaurants of every kind, shops and galleries, and spectacular views at every turn, Hermann is a perfect getaway destination for fun and relaxation any time of the year.

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