National Register of Historic Places listings in Sherman County, Oregon
This list presents the full set of buildings, structures, objects, sites, or districts designated on the National Register of Historic Places in Sherman County, Oregon, and offers brief descriptive information about each of them. The National Register recognizes places of national, state, or local historic significance across the United States. Out of over 88,000 National Register sites nationwide, Oregon is home to over 1,950, and 5 of those are found in Sherman County.
|||Name on the Register||Image||Date listed||Location||City or town||Description|
|1||Columbia Southern Railway Passenger Station and Freight Warehouse||
|SW Clark and Fulton Streets
|2||DeMoss Springs Park||
|De Moss Springs, off Highway 97 approximately 3 miles (4.8 km) north of Moro
|3||Mack Canyon Archeological Site||
||Grass Valley vicinity||This extensive series of pit houses was occupied seasonally in winter by Columbia River tribes for about 7,000 years from after 5000 BCE to the early 19th century CE.|
|4||John and Helen Moore House||
|66432 Highway 97
||Moro vicinity||This house is an excellent example of the rural expression of the Italianate style in residential construction. Built in 1882, around the time of Sherman County's first large-scale settlement, it is one of the oldest houses in the county, and the only Italianate house in the region.|
|5||Sherman County Courthouse||
|500 Court Street
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- Andrus, Patrick W.; Shrimpton, Rebecca H.; et al. (2002), How to Apply the National Register Criteria for Evaluation, National Register Bulletin (15), National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior, retrieved June 20, 2014.
- National Park Service, "National Register of Historic Places Program: Research", National Register of Historic Places, retrieved February 19, 2013.
- Oregon Parks and Recreation Department, Oregon Historic Sites Database (online database), retrieved July 26, 2014. Note that a simple count of National Register records in this database returns a slightly higher total than actual listings, due to duplicate records. A close reading of detailed query results is necessary to arrive at the precise count.
- "National Register of Historic Places: Weekly List Actions". National Park Service, United States Department of the Interior. Retrieved on December 24, 2014.
- 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.
- The eight-digit number below each date is the number assigned to each location in the National Register Information System database, which can be viewed by clicking the number.
- Federal and state laws and practices restrict general public access to information regarding the specific location of sensitive archeological sites in many instances. The main reasons for such restrictions include the potential for looting, vandalism, or trampling. See: Knoerl, John; Miller, Diane; Shrimpton, Rebecca H. (1990), Guidelines for Restricting Information about Historic and Prehistoric Resources, National Register Bulletin (29), National Park Service, U.S. Department of the Interior, OCLC 20706997.
- Anonymous (October 30, 1973), National Register of Historic Places Inventory — Nomination Form for Federal Properties: Mack Canyon Archeological Site.
- Donovan, Sally (November 10, 1993), National Register of Historic Places Registration Form: Moore, John and Helen, House (PDF), retrieved November 18, 2014.
- Oregon Parks and Recreation Department, National Register Program
- National Park Service, National Register of Historic Places site
- Media related to National Register of Historic Places in Sherman County, Oregon at Wikimedia Commons