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Hovey Lake Archaeological District **
(added 1985 - Posey County - #85002130)
Also known as 12 Po 590,592-598,600-602,615-624
Address Restricted, Hovey Lake
(3430 acres)
Historic Significance: Information Potential
Area of Significance: Historic - Non-Aboriginal, Prehistoric
Cultural Affiliation: Late Mississippian, Caborn-Welborn phase, American,rural
Period of Significance: 1499-1000 AD, 1500-1599, 1600-1649, 1650-1699, 1700-1749
Owner: State
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Camp
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Fields

New Harmony Historic District **
(added 2000 - Posey County - #00000669)
Also known as See also: NHL File
Roughly bounded by Third St., Steammill St., Main St., inc. Maple Hill Cem., Arthur St., Atheneum prop. and North St., New Harmony
(1550 acres, 212 buildings, 6 structures, 7 objects)
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering, Person
Architect, builder, or engineer:, Johnson, Philip
Architectural Style: Gothic Revival, Greek Revival
Historic Person: Owen, Robert,
Significant Year: 1814, 1825,
Area of Significance: Education, Transportation, Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Performing Arts, Social History
Period of Significance: 1800-1824, 1825-1849, 1850-1874, 1875-1899, 1900-1924, 1925-1949, 1950-1974
Owner: Federal , State , Local Gov't , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Other, Recreation And Culture, Religion, Social
Historic Sub-function: Auditorium, Business, Meeting Hall, Multiple Dwelling, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Government, Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Business, City Hall, Garden, Library, Museum, Single Dwelling

New Harmony Historic District ***
(added 1966 - Posey County - #66000006)
Also known as New Harmony
Main St. between Granary and Church Sts., New Harmony
(110 acres, 17 buildings)
Historic Significance: Person, Event
Historic Person: Owen,Robert
Significant Year: 1827, 1824, 1815
Area of Significance: Social History
Period of Significance: 1800-1824, 1825-1849
Owner: State , Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Education, Funerary, Social
Historic Sub-function: Cemetery, Civic, Multiple Dwelling, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Education, Recreation And Culture, Religion
Current Sub-function: Museum

Thomas, Amon Clarence, House
(added 1995 - Posey County - #95001111)
Also known as 129-455-16204
503 West St., New Harmony
(less then 1 acres, 1 building, 1 structure)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Romanesque, Queen Anne, Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Hotel, Single Dwelling

Welborn Historic District
(added 1992 - Posey County - #92000188)
Also known as 129-439-37000
Roughly bounded by Ninth, Locust and 2nd Sts. and the alley between Walnut and Main Sts., Mt. Vernon
(513 acres, 154 buildings, 5 structures)
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Late Victorian, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Mid 19th Century Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Commerce, Industry
Period of Significance: 1825-1849, 1850-1874, 1875-1899, 1900-1924, 1925-1949
Owner: Federal , Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Government, Religion, Social
Historic Sub-function: Meeting Hall, Post Office, Religious Structure, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Domestic, Education, Government, Religion, Social
Current Sub-function: Meeting Hall, Post Office, Religious Structure, School

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