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INDIANA - Lake County

Buckley Homestead (added 1984 - Building - #84000503)
3606 Belshaw Rd., Lowell
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Smith,Albert
Architectural Style: Other, Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Agriculture, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1875-1899, 1900-1924, 1925-1949
Owner: Local Gov't
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Animal Facility, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic, Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Museum, Park, Single Dwelling

Clark, Wellington A., House (added 2001 - Building - #01000619)
Also known as 089-142-79202
227 S. Court St., Crown Point
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Other, Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Exploration/Settlement, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1825-1849
Owner: Local Gov't
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum

Dell Plain, Morse, House and Garden (added 1998 - Building - #98000298)
Also known as Woodmar;089-275-53046
7109 Knickerbocker Pkwy., Hammond
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Jensen, Jens, Shaw, Howard VanDoren
Architectural Style: Tudor Revival, Prairie School
Area of Significance: Landscape Architecture, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Landscape
Historic Sub-function: Garden, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic, Landscape
Current Sub-function: Garden, Single Dwelling

Emerson, Ralph Waldo, School (added 1995 - Building - #95000702)
Also known as Gary High School
716 E. 7th Ave., Gary
Historic Significance: Person, Event
Historic Person: Wirt, William Albert
Significant Year: 1908
Area of Significance: Education, Social History
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Local Gov't
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: School
Current Function: Education
Current Sub-function: School

First Unitarian Church of Hobart (added 1999 - Building - #99001112)
497 Main St., Hobart
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Pollard, O.D. & Co.
Architectural Style: Italianate
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Religion
Historic Sub-function: Religious Structure
Current Function: Religion
Current Sub-function: Religious Structure

Gary Bathing Beach Aquatorium (added 1994 - Building - #94001354)
One Marquette Dr., Marquette Park, Gary
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Maher, George
Architectural Style: Prairie School, Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Entertainment/Recreation, Architecture, Engineering
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1925-1949
Owner: Local Gov't
Historic Function: Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Outdoor Recreation
Current Function: Work In Progress

Gary City Center Historic District (added 1994 - District - #94001352)
Also known as See Also:Gary Land Company Building
Roughly, Broadway from the Chicago, South Shore and South Bend RR tracks to 9th Ave., Gary
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Eberson, John, et al., Cheney, Howard, et al.
Architectural Style: Tudor Revival, Classical Revival, Late 19th And Early 20th Century American Movements
Area of Significance: Commerce, Architecture, Community Planning And Development
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1925-1949
Owner: Local Gov't , Federal , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: City Hall, Courthouse, Financial Institution, Multiple Dwelling, Specialty Store, Theater
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Government
Current Sub-function: City Hall, Courthouse, Financial Institution, Multiple Dwelling, Specialty Store

Gary Land Company Building (added 1979 - Building - #79000021)
Also known as Gary's First Town Hall
4th Ave. and Pennsylvania St., Gary
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Exploration/Settlement
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private , Local Gov't
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Education, Government
Historic Sub-function: Business, City Hall, Post Office, School
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Gary Public Schools Memorial Auditorium (added 1994 - Building - #94001353)
700--734 Massachusetts St., Gary
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Largura, John, Wildermuth, Joseph
Architectural Style: Renaissance, Mission/Spanish Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Entertainment/Recreation
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Auditorium, Music Facility, Sport Facility
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Halsted, Melvin A., House (added 1978 - Building - #78000037)
201 E. Main St., Lowell
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Federal
Historic Person: Halsted,Melvin A.
Significant Year: 1850
Area of Significance: Industry, Architecture, Exploration/Settlement
Period of Significance: 1850-1874
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Hobart Carnegie Library (added 1982 - Building - #82000047)
Also known as Hobart Historical Society Museum
706 E. 4th St., Hobart
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Moe,Ingwald, Wickes,A. F.
Architectural Style: Tudor Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education
Historic Sub-function: Library
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum

Hoosier Theater Building (added 1987 - Building - #87000069)
1329--1335 One Hundred-nineteenth St., Whiting
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Performing Arts, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Theater
Current Function: Domestic, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling, Theater

Knights of Columbus Building (added 1984 - Building - #84001065)
333 W. 5th Ave., Gary
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Porter & McNally
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Recreation And Culture, Social
Historic Sub-function: Clubhouse, Hotel, Restaurant, Sport Facility
Current Function: Unknown, Vacant/Not In Use

Lake County Courthouse (added 1973 - Building - #73000073)
Public Sq., Crown Point
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Romanesque, Greek Revival
Area of Significance: Architecture, Politics/Government
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1875-1899, 1900-1924, 1925-1949
Owner: Local Gov't
Historic Function: Government
Historic Sub-function: Courthouse
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Lake County Sheriff's House and Jail (added 1989 - Building - #88003039)
Also known as Sheriff's House
232 S. Main St., Crown Point
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Second Empire
Area of Significance: Architecture, Politics/Government
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1900-1924, 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Government
Historic Sub-function: Correctional Facility, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Work In Progress

Lassen Hotel (added 1981 - Building - #81000019)
Also known as The Lake of the Red Cedars Museum
7808 W. 138th Pl., Cedar Lake
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Commerce
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1900-1924
Owner: Local Gov't
Historic Function: Domestic, Religion
Historic Sub-function: Hotel, Religious Structure
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum

Lowell Commercial Historic District (added 2003 - District - #03000144)
305-519 Commercial Ave. and 108-110 Clark St., Lowell
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: et.al., Clark, Perry D.
Architectural Style: Late 19th And Early 20th Century American Movements, Late Victorian
Area of Significance: Transportation, Architecture, Commerce
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1875-1899, 1900-1924, 1925-1949, 1950-1974
Owner: Local Gov't , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Landscape, Social
Historic Sub-function: Business, Library, Meeting Hall, Park, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Education, Landscape, Social
Current Sub-function: Business, Library, Meeting Hall, Park, Single Dwelling, Specialty Store

Marktown Historic District ** (added 1975 - District - #75000025)
Bounded by Pine, Riley, Dickey, and 129th Sts., East Chicago
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Shaw, Howard Van Doren
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Architecture, Social History
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Institutional Housing
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

Meyer, Joseph Ernest, House (added 1984 - Building - #84001068)
1370 Joliet St., Dyer
Historic Significance: Person, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Bernard,Cosbey,Sr.
Architectural Style: Other, Tudor Revival
Historic Person: Meyer,Joseph Ernest
Significant Year: 1931, 1929
Area of Significance: Architecture, Science
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Miller Town Hall (added 1978 - Building - #78000038)
Also known as Old Miller Fire Station #7
Jct. Miller Ave., Old Hobart Rd., and Grand Blvd., Gary
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple, Ver Plank, J.J.
Area of Significance: Politics/Government
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Local Gov't
Historic Function: Government, Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: City Hall, Energy Facility, Fire Station, Public Works
Current Function: Social
Current Sub-function: Civic

Monon Park Dancing Pavillion (added 2001 - Building - #00001540)
Also known as 089-370-82010
13701 Lauerman St., Cedar Lake
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: Stick/Eastlake
Area of Significance: Architecture, Transportation, Entertainment/Recreation, Religion
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1900-1924, 1925-1949, 1950-1974
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Education, Recreation And Culture, Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Music Facility, Rail-Related
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Auditorium

Pennsylvania Railroad Station (added 1984 - Building - #84001070)
Also known as The Pennsy Depot
1001 Lillian St., Hobart
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Transportation, Industry
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Rail-Related
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Ross, John, Farm (added 1996 - Building - #96000283)
Address Restricted, Leroy
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: European
Period of Significance: 1850-1874, 1875-1899
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Animal Facility, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

SS CLIPPER *** (added 1983 - Structure - #83003570)
Also known as S.S. JUNIATA;S.S. MILWAUKEE CLIPPER
Hammond Marina, Hammond
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: American Shipbuilding Co.
Architectural Style: Other
Area of Significance: Maritime History, Architecture, Engineering, Transportation
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Transportation
Historic Sub-function: Water-Related
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum

Stallbohm Barn--Kaske House (added 1998 - Building - #98000303)
Also known as Bieker Woods;Heritage Park
1154 Ridge Rd., Munster
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Kooy Bros.
Architectural Style: Late 19th And Early 20th Century American Movements, Other
Area of Significance: Agriculture, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1900-1924
Owner: Local Gov't
Historic Function: Agriculture/Subsistence, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Agricultural Outbuildings, Single Dwelling
Current Function: Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Museum, Outdoor Recreation

State Bank of Hammond Building (added 1984 - Building - #84001072)
5444-5446 Calumet Ave., Hammond
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Vitzthum,Karl
Architectural Style: Classical Revival
Area of Significance: Commerce, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade
Historic Sub-function: Financial Institution
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

State Street Commercial Historic District (added 1999 - - #99001157)
Roughly State St., bet. Sohl and Bulletin Ave., Hammond

Stewart, John, Settlement House (added 1992 - Building - #78000039)
Also known as Stewart House
1501 Massachusetts St., Gary
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering, Event
Architect, builder, or engineer: Moore,Luther, Cooke,William W.
Architectural Style: Tudor Revival
Area of Significance: Social History, Architecture, Black
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Health Care, Religion, Social
Historic Sub-function: Camp, Church School, Civic, Clinic
Current Function: Social
Current Sub-function: Civic

West Fifth Avenue Apartments Historic District (added 1984 - District - #84001076)
Roughly 5th Ave. from Taft to Pierce St., Gary
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Other, Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Chicago
Area of Significance: Community Planning And Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1925-1949
Owner: Local Gov't , Private
Historic Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling
Current Function: Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Work In Progress
Current Sub-function: Multiple Dwelling

Whitaker, William, Landscape and House (added 1999 - Site - #99001107)
472 S. Main, Crown Point
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Jensen, Jens, Hess & Greenwood
Architectural Style: Prairie School, Tudor Revival
Area of Significance: Landscape Architecture
Period of Significance: 1925-1949
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic, Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Historic Sub-function: Garden, Single Dwelling, Work Of Art (Sculpture, Carving, Rock Art)
Current Function: Domestic, Landscape, Recreation And Culture
Current Sub-function: Garden, Single Dwelling, Work Of Art (Sculpture, Carving, Rock Art)

Whiting Memorial Community House (added 1980 - Building - #80000044)
Also known as Whiting Community Center
1938 Clark St., Whiting
Historic Significance: Event
Area of Significance: Industry, Social History
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Local Gov't
Historic Function: Social
Historic Sub-function: Civic
Current Function: Social
Current Sub-function: Civic

Wood, John, Old Mill (added 1975 - Building - #75000026)
Also known as Wood's Mill; John Wood Mill
E of Merrillville on IN 330, Merrillville
Historic Significance: Event, Architecture/Engineering
Architectural Style: No Style Listed
Area of Significance: Commerce, Architecture, Exploration/Settlement
Period of Significance: 1825-1849
Owner: Local Gov't
Historic Function: Industry/Processing/Extraction
Historic Sub-function: Manufacturing Facility
Current Function: Vacant/Not In Use

Wynant, Wilbur, House ** (added 2002 - Building - #02001168)
Also known as American System-Built Model D-101
600 Fillmore St., Gary
Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering
Architect, builder, or engineer: Wright, Frank Lloyd, Moe, Ingwalk
Architectural Style: Prairie School
Area of Significance: Architecture
Period of Significance: 1900-1924
Owner: Private
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling

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