Hollidaysburg Historic District

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Hollidaysburg Historic District
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Hollidaysburg Historic District, March 2008
Hollidaysburg Historic District is located in Pennsylvania
Hollidaysburg Historic District
Location Roughly bounded by Spruce, Bella, Blair, and Juniata Sts., Hollidaysburg, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 40°25′48″N 78°23′29″W / 40.43000°N 78.39139°W / 40.43000; -78.39139Coordinates: 40°25′48″N 78°23′29″W / 40.43000°N 78.39139°W / 40.43000; -78.39139
Area 102.3 acres (41.4 ha)
Architectural style Mid 19th Century Revival, Late Victorian, Federal
Governing body Local
NRHP Reference # 85003158[1]
Added to NRHP December 26, 1985

Hollidaysburg Historic District is a national historic district located at Hollidaysburg, Blair County, Pennsylvania. The district includes 426 contributing buildings in the central business district and surrounding residential areas of Hollidaysburg. The buildings are primarily frame and brick, with some dating as early as the 1830s. Notable non-residential buildings include the African Methodist Episcopal Church (1885), Presbyterian Church (1869-1870), Blair County Jail (1868), Condron Opera House (c. 1870), Citizen's National Bank Building (1902), U.S. Post Office (1917), and Hollidaysburg Trust Company Building (1924). Located in the district and separately listed are the Blair County Courthouse and Highland Hall.[2]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1985.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2010-07-09. 
  2. ^ ""National Historic Landmarks & National Register of Historic Places in Pennsylvania"" (Searchable database). CRGIS: Cultural Resources Geographic Information System.  Note: This includes Doug McMinn (September 1985). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Hollidaysburg Historic District" (PDF). Retrieved 2011-11-05.