West Sixth Street Historic District

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West Sixth Street Historic District
ErieCtyCourthouse EriePA.JPG
Erie County Courthouse, c. 2005
West Sixth Street Historic District is located in Pennsylvania
West Sixth Street Historic District
Location W. 6th St. from Poplar to Peach St., Erie, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 42°07′35″N 80°05′34″W / 42.12639°N 80.09278°W / 42.12639; -80.09278Coordinates: 42°07′35″N 80°05′34″W / 42.12639°N 80.09278°W / 42.12639; -80.09278
Area 55 acres (22 ha)
Architectural style Second Empire, Tudor Revival, Other, Victorian Eclectic
Governing body Local
NRHP Reference # 84000353[1]
Added to NRHP November 1, 1984

West Sixth Street Historic District is a national historic district located at Erie, Erie County, Pennsylvania. It includes 100 contributing buildings built between 1821 and 1930, with most built after 1883. They are primarily high-style residences along the "Millionaires Row" and in a variety of popular architectural styles including Eclectic Victorian, Second Empire, and Tudor Revival. Notable non-residential buildings include the Erie County Courthouse. Located in the district and separately listed are the Charles Manning Reed Mansion, John Hill House, and Watson-Curtze Mansion.[2]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1984.[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 Shirley R. French and Thomas J. Weber (June 1984). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: West Sixth Street Historic District" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-08-18. 

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