Leinkauf Historic District

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Leinkauf Historic District
Leinkauf Historic District is located in Alabama
Leinkauf Historic District
Location Roughly bounded by Government, S. Monterey, Eslava, Lamar, and S. Monterey Sts., Mobile, Alabama
Coordinates 30°40′38.49″N 88°4′24.55″W / 30.6773583°N 88.0734861°W / 30.6773583; -88.0734861Coordinates: 30°40′38.49″N 88°4′24.55″W / 30.6773583°N 88.0734861°W / 30.6773583; -88.0734861
Area 110 acres (45 ha)
Built 1840
Architectural style Late 19th And 20th Century Revivals, Late Victorian, Other
Governing body Multiple
NRHP Reference # 87000936[1]
Added to NRHP June 24, 1987

The Leinkauf Historic District is a historic district in the city of Mobile, Alabama, United States. It was placed on the National Register of Historic Places on June 24, 1987.[1] It is roughly bounded by Government, Eslava, Lamar, and Monterey Streets. The district covers 1,100 acres (4.5 km2) and contains 303 contributing buildings. The buildings range in age from the 1820s to early 20th century and cover a variety of 19th- and 20th-century architectural styles.[2]

Examples of architecture within the Leinkauf Historic District
1464 Church Street 
159 Michigan Avenue 
211 Michigan Avenue 
255 Dexter Avenue 
260 Dexter Avenue 
262 Dexter Avenue 

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2010-07-09. 
  2. ^ Mertins, Ellen; Kevin A. Hunter (December 16, 1986). "Leinkauf Historic District". National Register of Historic Places Inventory-Nomination Form. National Park Service. Archived from the original on March 16, 2014. Retrieved March 16, 2014.  See also: "Accompanying photos". Archived from the original on March 16, 2014. Retrieved March 16, 2014.