Blog

14 Properties Nominated to National Register of Historic Places

Arkansas Historic Preservation Program - Thursday, December 07, 2017

 

The State Review Board of the Arkansas Historic Preservation Program nominated 14 Arkansas properties in eight counties to the National Register of Historic Places when it met December 6.

Properties nominated to the National Register are:

* Arkansas Teachers Association Headquarters Building and Professional Service Building at Little Rock in Pulaski County, finished in 1965 and displaying the Modern style with Miesian influences

* College Avenue Historic District at Conway in Faulkner County, featuring buildings constructed between 1910 and 1950

* Greenwood School at Hot Springs in Garland County, a 1930 building designed in the Art Deco style by architect Irven D. McDaniel

* Robert Wanslow House at Fort Smith in Sebastian County, a 1962 building constructed in the Mid-Century Modern style of architecture

* Fitzgerald Historic District at Fort Smith in Sebastian County, featuring buildings constructed between 1905 and the 1940s

* Elmwood Cemetery at Fort Smith in Sebastian County, featuring burials dating to 1891 associated with Sebastian County’s Poor Farm

* R.L. Leach Grocery Store at Dutch Mills in Washington County, a ca. 1925 wood-frame commercial building

* Highfill Community Building (Highfill School No. 71) at Highfill in Benton County, a vernacular 1911 educational structure

* Gentry Grand Army of the Republic Monument at Gentry in Benton County, erected in 1918 to honor Union Civil War veterans

* Green Valley Homestead at Sturkie in Fulton County, a complex of log buildings constructed between 1936 and 1943

* Johnny Cash Boyhood Home at Dyess in Mississippi County, a 1934 Colonial Revival-influenced building erected by the Federal Emergency Relief Administration and home of the country music legend

* Blytheville Air Force Base Strategic Air Command (SAC) Alert and Weapons Storage Areas Historic District at Blytheville in Mississippi County, consisting of buildings and structures erected around 1959 as part of a Cold War military base

* Sherman Mound and Village in Mississippi County, an archeological site with evidence of activity between 1200 and 1650 A.D.

The board listed Edwards Chapel at Russellville in Pope County, Lafayette School Gymnasium at Camden in Ouachita County, Lake June at Stamps in Lafayette County and Captain Daniel Matthews House at Osceola in Mississippi County on the Arkansas Register of Historic Places. The Arkansas Register recognizes historically significant properties that do not meet National Register requirements.

The AHPP is the Department of Arkansas Heritage division that identifies, evaluates, registers and preserves the state’s cultural resources. Other divisions are the Arkansas Arts Council, the Mosaic Templars Cultural Center, the Delta Cultural Center, the Old State House Museum, the Arkansas Natural Heritage Commission, the Historic Arkansas Museum and the Arkansas State Archives.

 



Recent Posts


Tags

Dionicio Rodriguez Fayetteville Arkansas Downtown Revitalization Grants Pike County Arkansas National Register of Historic Folk Victorian Architecture Civilian Conservation Corps Arkansas Civil War Sesquicentennial Commission Pulaski County Courthouse Historic County Courthouses Tolbert Gill cemetery preservsation Dr. Ruth Hawkins Renaissance Revival Architecture Arkansas History Main Street Arkansas Delta Cultural Center U.S. Army Corps of Engineers Camden Public Library Booneville Historical Preservation Society American Legion Erbie Arkansas Mississippi County Courthouse Osceola cemetery preservation 13th Amendment Classroom Presentation Sandwiching in History Main Street Searcy Cemetery Preservation Library Cumberland Presbyterian Church Evelyn Gill Walker House slipcover removal grants Rustic Architecture Parker-Hickman Farm Historic District Miller County Edgar Monsanto Queeny Arkansas religious history Pope County Courthouse Houston Methodist Episcopal Church South steel window restoration workshop Ouachita County Arkansas Free Courthouse Poster Art Deco Architecture most endangered historic places Perry County Arkansas Stearns/Gehring Chapel Cemetery Mid-Century Modern Architecture Paris Arkansas Old U.S. Post Office and Customs House historic resort communities Roe Arkansas Carlisle Rock Island Railroad Depot Arkansas History Lesson Plans Main Street Texarkana Phillips County Arkansas historic Arkansas properties Wingmead Conway County Library Naturalistic Architecture Buffalo National River Historic Preservation Alliance of Arkansas free history tours Abolition of Slavery historic telephone booth Rosston Arkansas Main Street Arkansas:Real Estate Transfer Tax Monsanto Chemical Corporation Burdette Arkansas Kiblah School Destination Downtown Conference Mosaic Templars Cultural Center Benton Arkansas Rosenwald Schools Ozark Farming African American education Prairie County Arkansas Turner Restoration Houston Arkansas Huntsville Arkansas Arkansas Humanities Council Marked Tree Lock and Siphons Pope County Arkansas National Register of Historic Places Russellville Arkansas Marked Tree Arkansas New Century Club of Camden Arkansas Tuberculosis Sanatorium Museum Doddridge Arkansas Centennial Baptist Church Little Rock Central High School Mississippi County Arkansas Booneville Arkansas Estes-Williams Post #61 American Legion Hut 13th Amendment Montgomery County Courthouse downtown economic development Historic Preservation Restoration Grants Nevada County Arkansas Monroe County Arkansas Historic Preservation Alliance Morrilton Arkansas Walks Through History Elias Camp Morris Camden Arkansas International-Style Architecture Huntsville Commercial Historic District Arkansas Railroad History Flood Control Burdette Plantation Barney Elias House Little Rock Fire Station No. 2 National Historic Landmark Monroe County Courthouse Real Estate Transfer Tax Forrest City Arkansas Forrest City Cemetery Arkansas African American Civil War History County courthouse Restoration Grants Newton County Arkansas 19th Century Road Construction Duck Hunting Free Cemetery Preservation Workshops free teacher resources Three States Lumber Company historic architecture U.S. Forest Service Arkansas Business History Helena Arkansas Central High School Neighborhood Historic District downtown revitalization Main Street Siloam Springs Skillern House Arkansas Preservation Awards Mississippi Main Street Association White County Courthouse Craftsman style architecture North Little Rock Arkansas "Let Freedom Ring" Travel Grants Poinsett County Arkansas Tudor Revival Architecture Arkansas Register of Historic Places Freedom Park Free Lesson Plan Let Freedom Ring Louisiana Main Street program free historic preservation workshop Madison County Arkansas Arkansas Natural and Cultural Resources Council Trail of Tears in Arkansas Main Street Batesville Arkansas Design Network Montgomery County Arkansas Gothic Revival architecture Bogg Springs Arkansas Leake-Ingham Building Sunken Lands Main Street Dumas Freedmen's Bureau Main Street Ozark Civil Works Administration Pike County Courthouse Henry Koen Office Building Polk County Arkansas St. Francis County Historical Society Arkansas State University Heritage Sites Arkansas Historic Preservation Program Arkansas Historic Preservation Camden to Washington Road Clarendon Arkansas News Release Saline County Arkansas Bogg Springs Hotel

Archive