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CALIFORNIA - Inyo County - Historic Districts

Coso Hot Springs ***
(added 1978 - Inyo County - #78000674)
Address Restricted, Little Lake
(5100 acres, 10 buildings, 2 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering, Information Potential
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Architecture, Religion, Prehistoric, Historic - Aboriginal
Cultural Affiliation: Shoshone, Owens Valley Paiute
Period of Significance: 1499-1000 AD, 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Camp, Outdoor Recreation
Current Function: Unknown

Coso Rock Art District ***
(added 1999 - Inyo County - #99001178)
Also known as Big and Little Petroglyph Canyons National Historic Landmark
Address Restricted, China Lake
(364500 acres, 37 objects)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Information Potential
Area of Significance: Art, Prehistoric
Cultural Affiliation: Late Archaic, Middle Archaic, Early Archaic
Period of Significance: 9000-10999 BC, 7000-8999 BC, 5000-6999 BC, 3000-4999 BC, 1000-2999 BC, 1000 AD-999 BC, 500-999 BC, 499-0 BC, 499-0 AD, 1000-500 AD, 1499-1000 AD, 1749-1500 AD
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Funerary, Recreation And Culture, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Camp, Ceremonial Site, Multiple Dwelling, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling, Village Site, Work Of Art (Sculpture, Carving, Rock Art)
Current Function: Defense
Current Sub-function: Naval Facility

Death Valley Junction Historic District **
(added 1980 - Inyo County - #80000802)
CA 127 and CA 190, Death Valley Junction
(119 acres, 26 buildings)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering, Person
Architect, builder, or engineer: McCulloch,Alexander H.
Architectural Style: Mission/Spanish Revival
Historic Person: Becket,Marta
Significant Year: 1926, 1923
Area of Significance: Architecture, Performing Arts, Community Planning And Development, Industry, Transportation, Exploration/Settlement, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Hotel, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Hotel, Music Facility, Single Dwelling

Death Valley Scotty Historic District **
(added 1978 - Inyo County - #78000297)
Also known as Scotty's Castle & Ranch;Death Valley Ranch
NE of Olancha on CA 72 in Death Valley National Monument, Olancha
(17781 acres, 15 buildings, 10 structures)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Modern Movement
Area of Significance: Social History, Invention, Prehistoric, Art, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1900-1924
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Domestic, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Camp, Hotel, Secondary Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum, Single Dwelling

Eagle Borax Works **
(added 1974 - Inyo County - #74000338)
Also known as H.S.-1
Death Valley National Monument, Furnace Creek
(540 acres)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Industry, Transportation
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Extractive Facility, Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Landscape
Current Sub-function: Park

Fossil Falls Archeological District **
(added 1980 - Inyo County - #80004492)
Address Restricted, Little Lake
(7500 acres)
Historic Significance: Information Potential
Area of Significance: Prehistoric
Cultural Affiliation: Lake Mojave, Silver Lake, Pinto or Little Lake
Period of Significance: 7000-8999 BC, 5000-6999 BC, 3000-4999 BC, 1000-2999 BC
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Camp
Current Function: Unknown

Harmony Borax Works ***
(added 1974 - Inyo County - #74000339)
Also known as HS-2
Death Valley National Monument, Stovepipe Wells
(1850 acres)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Industry, Transportation, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Landscape
Current Sub-function: Park

Laws Narrow Gauge Railroad Historic District
(added 1981 - Inyo County - #81000149)
Also known as Bishop Station;Laws Station
NE of Bishop, Bishop
(41 acres, 5 buildings, 5 structures, 3 objects)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Industry, Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Transportation
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1900-1924
Owner: Local Gov't
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Rail-Related
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum

Leadfield
(added 1975 - Inyo County - #75000221)
Also known as H.S.-3
Death Valley National Monument on Titus Canyon Trail, Death Valley
(940 acres, 3 buildings, 2 structures)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Industry
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Extractive Facility, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Landscape
Current Sub-function: Park

Pawona Witu
(added 1975 - Inyo County - #75000428)
Also known as South Fork,Bishop Creek
Address Restricted, Bishop
(10800 acres)
Historic Significance: Information Potential
Area of Significance: Prehistoric, Agriculture, Historic - Aboriginal
Cultural Affiliation: Eastern Mono, Northern Paiute
Period of Significance: 1499-1000 AD, 1749-1500 AD, 1900-1750 AD, 1800-1824, 1825-1849, 1850-1874, 1875-1899
Owner: Local Gov't
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Funerary
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Graves/Burials, Village Site
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Outdoor Recreation

Skidoo
(added 1974 - Inyo County - #74000349)
Death Valley National Monument, Wildrose District, Death Valley
(41600 acres)
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Industry, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1925-1949
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Extractive Facility, Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Landscape
Current Sub-function: Park

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