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Bakersfield California Building (added 1983 - Building - #83001183)
Also known as The Bakersfield Californian
1707 Eye St., Bakersfield
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Bigger,Charles H., Eissler,Henry
Architectural Style: Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals
Area of Significance: Commerce, Architecture, Communications, Social History
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Water Works
Current Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Current Sub-function: Water Works

Bandit Rock (added 1975 - Site - #75000431)
Also known as Robbers Roost
SW of Inyokern near jct. of CA 14 and 178, Inyokern
Historic Significance: Person, Event
Historic Person: Vasquez,Tiburico
Significant Year: 1874
Area of Significance: Social History
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Camp
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields, Outdoor Recreation

Burro Schmidt's Tunnel (added 2003 - Site - #03000113)
Also known as William Henry Schmidt's Tunnel
Address Restricted, Ridgecrest
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Person
Architect, builder, or engineer: Schmidt, William Henry
Architectural Style: Other
Historic Person: Schmidt, William Henry
Significant Year: 1938
Area of Significance: Social History, Engineering
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1925-1949, 1950-1974
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Processing Site
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Outdoor Recreation

Errea House (added 1997 - Building - #97000809)
311 S. Green St., Tehachapi
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Recreation And Culture, Work In Progress
Current Sub-function: Museum

First Baptist Church ** (added 1979 - Building - #79000478)
1200 Truxtun Ave., Bakersfield
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Biggar,Charles H.,et al.
Architectural Style: Romanesque, Mission/Spanish Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure
Current Function: Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure

Fort Tejon *** (added 1971 - District - #71000140)
Also known as Fort Tejon State Historic Park
3 mi. NW of Lebec, Lebec
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Military, Transportation, Architecture, Politics/Government
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: State
Historic Function: Defense
Historic Sub-function: Military Facility
Current Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum, Park

Fort, The (added 1981 - Building - #81000151)
Ash and Lincoln Sts., Taft
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Federal Works Admin.,County of Kern, Parsons,W.Francis
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Architecture, Politics/Government
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Local Gov't
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: Government Office
Current Function: Government
Current Sub-function: Government Office

Green Hotel (added 1989 - Building - #89000204)
Also known as Hitchcock Hotel;Shafter Hotel
530 James St., Shafter
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private , Local Gov't
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Business, Hotel
Current Function: Work In Progress

Gross, Courtlandt, House (added 1987 - Building - #87000669)
Also known as Old Stone House
18600 Courtlandt Ct., Tehachapi
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Person
Architect, builder, or engineer: Huguens,Earle, Parkinson,Donald B.
Architectural Style: Colonial Revival
Historic Person: Gross,Courtlandt
Significant Year: 1942
Area of Significance: Transportation, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Jastro Building (added 1983 - Building - #83001182)
Also known as Standard Oil Building
1800 19th St., Bakersfield
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Currie & Dugler, Hinshaw,Everett
Architectural Style: Other, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals
Area of Significance: Commerce, Industry, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Business
Current Function: Government

Kern Branch, Beale Memorial Library (added 1981 - Building - #81000150)
1400 Baker St., Bakersfield
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Clark,O.L.,et al
Architectural Style: Beaux Arts, Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Local Gov't
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: Library
Current Function: Education
Current Sub-function: Library

Last Chance Canyon ** (added 1972 - District - #72000225)
Also known as El Paso Mtns;Black Hills;Indian Wells
Address Restricted, Johannesburg
Historic Significance: Information Potential
Area of Significance: Historic - Aboriginal, Prehistoric
Cultural Affiliation: Pinto-oid, Lake Mojave, Silverlake
Period of Significance: 9000-10999 BC, 7000-8999 BC, 5000-6999 BC, 3000-4999 BC, 1000-2999 BC, 1000 AD-999 BC, 1499-1000 AD, 1749-1500 AD, 1900-1750 AD
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Camp
Current Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Extractive Facility, Outdoor Recreation

Long Canyon Village Site ** (added 1980 - Site - #80000803)
Address Restricted, South Lake
Historic Significance: Information Potential
Area of Significance: Historic - Aboriginal, Prehistoric, Exploration/Settlement
Cultural Affiliation: Tubatulabal
Period of Significance: 1499-1000 AD
Owner: Private , Federal
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Camp
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Outdoor Recreation

Rogers Dry Lake *** (added 1985 - Site - #85002816)
Also known as Muroc Dry Lake
Edwards Air Force Base, Mojave Desert
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Military, Other
Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1950-1974, 1975-2000
Owner: Federal
Historic Function: Landscape, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Air-Related, Conservation Area
Current Function: Landscape, Transportation
Current Sub-function: Air-Related, Conservation Area

Santa Fe Passenger and Freight Depot (added 1982 - Building - #82002187)
Also known as Santa Fe Depot
150 Central Valley Hwy., Shafter
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Santa Fe Railroad
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Transportation, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Rail-Related
Current Function: Work In Progress

Shafter Research Station ** (added 1997 - District - #97001211)
Also known as Kern County Experimental Station
17053 Shafter Ave., Shafter
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Science, Agriculture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1925-1949
Owner: Local Gov't
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: Research Facility
Current Function: Education
Current Sub-function: Research Facility

Tehachapi Railroad Depot (added 1999 - Building - #99001263)
101 W. Tehachapi Blvd., Tehachapi
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Transportation
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Rail-Related
Current Function: Transportation
Current Sub-function: Rail-Related

Tevis Block ** (added 1984 - Building - #84000780)
Also known as Kern County Land Company
1712 19th St., Bakersfield
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Schultze,Henry A.
Architectural Style: Other, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals
Area of Significance: Economics, Agriculture, Community Planning And Development, Education, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1900-1924, 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Business, Museum
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Business

Valencia, Ygnacio, House (added 1999 - Building - #72001549)
1020 High St., Delano
Historic Significance: Person
Historic Person: Valencia,Ygnacio S.
Significant Year: 1875
Area of Significance: Social History
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Restaurant, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Walker Pass *** (added 1966 - Structure - #66000210)
60 mi. NE of Bakersfield on CA 178, Bakersfield
Historic Significance: Event, Person
Historic Person: Walker,Joseph R.
Significant Year: 1843, 1845, 1834
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement
Period of Significance: 1825-1849
Owner: Federal , Private
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Road-Related
Current Function: Recreation And Culture, Transportation
Current Sub-function: Monument/Marker, Outdoor Recreation, Road-Related

Wasco Union High School Auditorium (added 1997 - Building - #97001188)
1900 Seventh St., Wasco
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: multiple
Architectural Style: Renaissance
Area of Significance: Social History, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Local Gov't
Historic Function: Education, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Auditorium, School
Current Function: Education, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Auditorium, School

Weedpatch Camp (added 1996 - Building - #95001554)
Also known as Arvin Federal Camp;Sunset Labor Camp
8305 Sunset Blvd., Bakersfield
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Agriculture, Politics/Government, Social History
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Local Gov't
Historic Function: Education, Government, Social
Historic Sub-function: Library, Meeting Hall, Post Office
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

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