18 Arkansas Properties Nominated to National Register of Historic Places

Arkansas Historic Preservation Program - Thursday, April 05, 2018

The State Review Board of the Arkansas Historic Preservation Program recommended 18 Arkansas properties in 13 counties for nomination to the National Register of Historic Places when it met April 4.

Properties recommended for nomination to the National Register are:

* Mosaic Templars State Temple at Little Rock in Pulaski County, built around 1921 for a black fraternal organization

* Fulk-Arkansas Democrat Building at Little Rock in Pulaski County, built in 1916 and designed in the Neoclassical style by architect Charles L. Thompson

* Carmichael House in the Landmark community in Pulaski County, is a ca. 1935 Craftsman-style building with several ca. 1935 farm buildings on its grounds

* Cleveland Arms at Hot Springs in Garland County, a ca. 1945 Art Moderne-style apartment building with Art Deco-style details

* Washington Street Historic District Boundary Increase at Camden in Ouachita County, featuring many buildings constructed in the 1920s and 1930s

* Schumaker Naval Ammunition Depot Barracks Buildings at East Camden in Calhoun County, two-story, z-shaped structures built around 1951 to house workers at the ammunition plant

* Schumaker Naval Ammunition Depot Administration Building at East Camden in Calhoun County, built around 1945 to serve as the center of the ammunition plant

* Mount Salem Church and School near Paris in Logan County, a vernacular wood-frame building constructed around 1910

* C.A. Stuck and Sons Lumber Office Building at Jonesboro in Craighead County, built in 1889 to serve the region’s largest lumber operation

* Lockesburg Gymnasium at Lockesburg in Sevier County, built around 1953 and designed in a simple, unornamented style

* Nevada County Courthouse at Prescott in Nevada County, built in 1964 and designed by Little Rock’s Weaver and Hiegel firm in the New Formalism style of architecture

* Goodwin Field Administration Building at El Dorado in Union County, designed in the late Art Moderne style of architecture and built in 1950

* Eureka Springs Cemetery at Eureka Springs in Carroll County, containing burials dating to 1880

* Deepwood House at Fayetteville in Washington County, built in 1960 by architect Herb Fowler and designed in the organic style of architecture

* Prairie Grove Commercial Historic District at Prairie Grove in Washington County, featuring buildings dating to 1883

* North Mock Street Commercial Historic District at Prairie Grove in Washington County, a pair of buildings erected in 1903 and 1904

* Carpenter Building at Gentry in Benton County, built in 1927 and designed by Rogers architect A.O. Clarke

* Farm #266 (Johnny Cash Boyhood Home) at Dyess in Mississippi County, built in 1934 by the Federal Emergency Relief Administration and the childhood home of the famed singer.

The board listed Lines Cemetery near Preston in Faulkner County, Petit Jean Mountain Cemetery near Winrock in Conway County, Dierks Lumber Company Building at Mountain Pine in Garland County, Schumaker Naval Ammunition Depot Laundry Building at East Camden in Calhoun County, Ellis Building at Fayetteville and Harrell Cemetery near Cincinnati in Washington 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


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