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Backbone State Park Historic District **
(added 1991 - Delaware County - #91001842)
Also known as See Also:90001681;90001682;90001683
Jct. of Co. Rds. C57 and W69, Strawberry Point
(14150 acres, 6 buildings, 15 structures)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Fitzsimmons,John, CCC Camps SP2,SP17
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Conservation, Architecture, Entertainment/Recreation
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1925-1949
Owner: State
Historic Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Outdoor Recreation, Park
Current Function: Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Outdoor Recreation, Park

Backbone State Park, Cabin--Bathing Area (Area A)
(added 1990 - Delaware County - #90001681)
Jct. of Co. Hwy. W69 and Co. Hwy. C54, Dundee
(525 acres, 21 buildings, 17 structures)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Central Design Office,Ames
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Conservation, Social History, Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Entertainment/Recreation, Politics/Government
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: State
Historic Function: Landscape
Historic Sub-function: Park
Current Function: Landscape
Current Sub-function: Park

Backbone State Park, Picnicking, Hiking & Camping Area (Area B)
(added 1990 - Delaware County - #90001682)
Jct. of Co. Hwy. W69 and Co. Hwy. C54, Dundee
(2410 acres, 5 buildings, 20 structures, 2 objects)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Central Design Office,Ames
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Conservation, Social History, Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Entertainment/Recreation, Politics/Government
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: State
Historic Function: Landscape
Historic Sub-function: Park
Current Function: Landscape
Current Sub-function: Park

Backbone State Park, Richmond Springs (Area C)
(added 1990 - Delaware County - #90001683)
Jct. of Co. Hwy. W69 and Co. Hwy. C54, Dundee
(40 acres, 3 structures)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Central Design Office,Ames
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Conservation, Social History, Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Entertainment/Recreation, Politics/Government
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: State
Historic Function: Landscape
Historic Sub-function: Park
Current Function: Landscape
Current Sub-function: Park

Old Lenox College
(added 1974 - Delaware County - #74000781)
Also known as Lenox College
College St., Hopkinton
(40 acres, 4 buildings, 1 object)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Military, Architecture, Education
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1875-1899, 1900-1924
Owner: Local Gov't
Historic Function: Education, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: College, Educational Related Housing, Monument/Marker
Current Function: Education, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Monument/Marker, Museum

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