Biery's Port Historic District

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Biery's Port Historic District
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Dery Silk Mill, October 2012
Biery's Port Historic District is located in Pennsylvania
Biery's Port Historic District
Biery's Port Historic District is located in the US
Biery's Port Historic District
Location Roughly bounded by Pineapple, Front, Race, and Mulberry Sts., Catasauqua, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 40°38′57″N 75°28′04″W / 40.64917°N 75.46778°W / 40.64917; -75.46778Coordinates: 40°38′57″N 75°28′04″W / 40.64917°N 75.46778°W / 40.64917; -75.46778
Area 21 acres (8.5 ha)
Architectural style Late Victorian
NRHP reference # 84003457[1]
Added to NRHP August 9, 1984

Biery's Port Historic District is a national historic district located in Catasauqua, Lehigh County, Pennsylvania. The district includes 90 contributing buildings in the Biery's Port section of Catasauqua. It consists mainly of mid- to late-19th century dwellings, with some 2 1/2-story stone dwellings built in the early 19th century by Frederick Biery. Notable non-residential buildings include the Americana Hotel (1852) and Dery Silk Mill.[2]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1984.[1]

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  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ "National Historic Landmarks & National Register of Historic Places in Pennsylvania" (Searchable database). CRGIS: Cultural Resources Geographic Information System.  Note: This includes Paul Doutrich and Janice Lathrope (n.d.). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Biery's Port Historic District" (PDF). Retrieved 2011-10-29.