Location of Chippewa County in Minnesota
This is a list of the
National Register of Historic Places listings in Chippewa County, Minnesota. It is intended to be a complete list of the properties and districts on the National Register of Historic Places in Chippewa County, Minnesota, United States. The locations of National Register properties and districts for which the latitude and longitude coordinates are included below, may be seen in an online map.
There are 8 properties and districts listed on the National Register in the county.
This National Park Service list is complete through NPS recent listings posted December 6, 2013. [1 ]
Current listings [ edit ]
Name on the Register
City or town
Charles H. Budd House
September 19, 1977
219 N. 3rd St.
44°56′50″N 95°43′24″W / 44.947129°N 95.723424°W
Montevideo 1909 house of an influential early settler (arriving in 1872) who was active in local law, politics, banking, and civics.
Chicago, Milwaukee and St. Paul Depot
October 27, 1988
S. 1st St. at Park Ave.
44°56′29″N 95°43′22″W / 44.941524°N 95.722697°W
Montevideo 1901 passenger depot, only remaining building of a large
Milwaukee Road division headquarters that spurred Montevideo's development. Now a railway museum. [4 ] [5 ]
Chippewa County Bank
September 19, 1977
N. 1st St. and Lincoln Ave.
44°56′51″N 95°43′28″W / 44.947414°N 95.724577°W
Romanesque Revival commercial building constructed to house Montevideo's oldest bank, established in 1870. [6 ]
Henry Gippe Farmstead
September 25, 1985
U.S. Route 59
44°59′38″N 95°46′23″W / 44.993889°N 95.773056°W
Watson vicinity 1865 farm with an ornate 1887 house, one of Chippewa County's first permanent homesteads and its oldest surviving brick farmhouse.
Lac qui Parle Mission Archeological Historic District
March 14, 1973
45°01′25″N 95°52′05″W / 45.023746°N 95.868166°W
Montevideo vicinity Site of an 1835 mission—one of the first churches in Minnesota—as well as the 1826
Fort Renville trading post and a Dakota village. Extends into [8 ] Lac qui Parle County.
Montevideo Carnegie Library
August 26, 1982
125 N. 3rd St.
44°56′47″N 95°43′24″W / 44.946472°N 95.723461°W
Carnegie library in use until 1968, featuring a modest local adaptation of Neoclassical architecture. [9 ]
Olof Swensson Farmstead
December 30, 1974
County Highways 6 and 15
44°52′43″N 95°35′33″W / 44.878568°N 95.592478°W
Granite Falls vicinity 1873 homestead of a Norwegian immigrant (1843–1923) noted for his self-sufficient construction and eccentric reform efforts.
Now the [10 ] Swensson Farm Museum. [11 ]
Julian A. Weaver House
June 20, 1986
837 Minnesota Ave.
44°48′27″N 95°32′02″W / 44.807596°N 95.533993°W
Granite Falls c. 1878 house of Granite Falls' first railway agent, also notable as one of the region's few intact 1870s residences.
See also [ edit ]
References [ edit ]
^ "National Register of Historic Places: Weekly List Actions". National Park Service, United States Department of the Interior. Retrieved on December 6, 2013.
^ Numbers represent an ordering by significant words. Various colorings, defined here, differentiate National Historic Landmarks and historic districts from other NRHP buildings, structures, sites or objects.
^ Spaeth, Lynne VanBrocklin (1976-11-08). . National Park Service National Register of Historic Places Registration Form: Budd, Charles H., House . Retrieved 2013-06-08.
^ Granger, Susan (1984-07). . National Park Service National Register of Historic Places Registration Form: Chicago Milwaukee and St. Paul Depot . Retrieved 2013-06-01.
^ "Milwaukee Road Heritage Center". 2007 . Retrieved 2012-09-22.
^ Spaeth, Lynne VanBrocklin (1976-11-02). . National Park Service National Register of Historic Places Registration Form: Chippewa County Bank . Retrieved 2013-06-01.
^ Granger, Susan (1984-04). . National Park Service National Register of Historic Places Registration Form: Henry Gippe Farmstead . Retrieved 2013-06-01.
^ "Lac qui Parle Mission". Minnesota Historical Society . Retrieved 2012-09-22.
^ Nelson, Charles W.; Susan Roth (1982-05-03). . National Park Service National Register of Historic Places Registration Form: Montevideo Public Library . Retrieved 2013-06-01.
^ Van Brocklin, Lynne (1974-08-22). . National Park Service National Register of Historic Places Registration Form: Swensson Farm . Retrieved 2013-06-01.
^ "Chippewa County Historical Society" . Retrieved 2013-06-01.
^ Granger, Susan (1985-06). . National Park Service National Register of Historic Places Registration Form: Julian A. Weaver House . Retrieved 2013-05-31.
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