National Register of Historic Places National Register of Historic Places
1861, April 12
First guns are fired in Civil War at Union installation at Fort Sumter, South Carolina, over question of southern states' right to secede from the Union.
Listings by StateNo Historic DistrictsTravel SitesNo Vacant / Not In Use

GEORGIA - Dawson County

Dawson County Courthouse ** (added 1980 - Building - #80001010)
Courthouse Sq., Dawsonville
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Et al., McGuire,Wesley
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Economics, Architecture, Communications, Politics/Government, Law
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Local Gov't
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: Courthouse
Current Function: Government
Current Sub-function: Courthouse

Dawson Couty Jail (added 1985 - Building - #85002083)
Also known as Old Dawson County Jail
HW 53, Dawsonville
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: McGinty,M.B.
Architectural Style: Italianate
Area of Significance: Architecture, Politics/Government
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Local Gov't
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: Correctional Facility
Current Function: Commerce/Trade
Current Sub-function: Specialty Store

Steele's Covered Bridge *** (added 1977 - Structure - #75000588)
7 mi. NW of Dawsonville on SR 2275, Dawsonville
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Chumley,Jack
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Engineering
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Local Gov't
Historic Function: Transportation
Current Function: Transportation

Return to Top
Select a Different GEORGIA County (map) Appling Atkinson Bacon Baker Baldwin Banks Barrow Bartow Ben Hill Berrien Bibb Bleckley Brantley Brooks Bryan Bulloch Burke Butts Calhoun Camden Candler Carroll Catoosa Charlton Chatham Chattahoochee Chattooga Cherokee Clarke Clay Clayton Clinch Cobb Coffee Colquitt Columbia Cook Coweta Crawford Crisp Dade Dawson De Kalb Decatur Dodge Dooly Dougherty Douglas Early Echols Effingham Elbert Emanuel Evans Fannin Fayette Floyd Forsyth Franklin Fulton Gilmer Glascock Glynn Gordon Grady Greene Gwinnett Habersham Hall Hancock Haralson Harris Hart Heard Henry Houston Irwin Jackson Jasper Jeff Davis Jefferson Jenkins Johnson Jones Lamar Lanier Laurens Lee Liberty Lincoln Long Lowndes Lumpkin Macon Madison Marion McDuffie McIntosh Meriwether Miller Mitchell Monroe Montgomery Morgan Murray Muscogee Newton Oconee Oglethorpe Paulding Peach Pickens Pierce Pike Polk Pulaski Putnam Quitman Rabun Randolph Richmond Rockdale Schley Screven Seminole Spalding Stephens Stewart Sumter Talbot Taliaferro Tattnall Taylor Telfair Terrell Thomas Tift Toombs Towns Treutlen Troup Turner Twiggs Union Upson Walker Walton Ware Warren Washington Wayne Webster Wheeler White Whitfield Wilcox Wilkes Wilkinson Worth

Select a Different State (map) Alabama Alaska Arizona Arkansas California Colorado Connecticut Delaware District Of Columbia Florida Georgia Hawaii Idaho Illinois Indiana Iowa Kansas Kentucky Louisiana Maine Maryland Massachusetts Michigan Minnesota Mississippi Missouri Montana Nebraska Nevada New Hampshire New Jersey New Mexico New York North Carolina North Dakota Ohio Oklahoma Oregon Pennsylvania Rhode Island South Carolina South Dakota Tennessee Texas Utah Vermont Virginia Washington West Virginia Wisconsin Wyoming

Return to Home Page


   www.nationalregisterofhistoricalplaces.com


Frequently Ask Questions | Register Forms   
Property Updates | Add Link | Enhanced Listings | Contact Us