Lower Dauphin Street Historic District

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Lower Dauphin Street Historic District
Lower Dauphin Street Historic District is located in Alabama
Lower Dauphin Street Historic District
Location MobileAlabama
Coordinates 30°41′21.80″N 88°2′56.17″W / 30.6893889°N 88.0489361°W / 30.6893889; -88.0489361Coordinates: 30°41′21.80″N 88°2′56.17″W / 30.6893889°N 88.0489361°W / 30.6893889; -88.0489361
Architectural style Federal, Italianate, Queen Anne, Late 19th and 20th Century Revivals, Late Victorian
Governing body Multiple
NRHP Reference # 79000392[1] (original)
82002059 (increase 1)
95000779 (increase 2)
98001027 (increase 3)
Significant dates
Added to NRHP 19 February 1979, expanded multiple times thereafter.[1][2]
Boundary increases February 19, 1982
June 30, 1995
August 14, 1998

The Lower Dauphin Street 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 9 February 1979.[1] The district encompasses all of Dauphin Street from Water Street to Jefferson Street.[2] It covers 551 acres (2.23 km2) and contains 736 contributing buildings. The boundaries were increased on 19 February 1982, 30 June 1995, and 14 August 1998. The buildings range in age from the 1820s to the 20th century and include the Federal, Greek Revival, Queen Anne, Italianate, and various other Victorian architectural styles.[2]

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Examples of architecture within the Lower Dauphin Street Historic District:

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2010-07-09. 
  2. ^ a b c ""Alabama: Mobile County "". "Nationalhistoricalregister.com". Retrieved 2008-01-28.