Meadville Downtown Historic District

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Meadville Downtown Historic District
Crawford County Pennsylvania Courthouse.jpg
Crawford County Courthouse
Meadville Downtown Historic District is located in Pennsylvania
Meadville Downtown Historic District
Meadville Downtown Historic District is located in the US
Meadville Downtown Historic District
Location Roughly bounded by Chancery Lane, Mulberry, Walnut and Chestnut Sts., Meadville, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 41°38′20″N 80°09′04″W / 41.63889°N 80.15111°W / 41.63889; -80.15111Coordinates: 41°38′20″N 80°09′04″W / 41.63889°N 80.15111°W / 41.63889; -80.15111
Area 6.5 acres (2.6 ha)
Built 1800-1940
Architect Multiple
Architectural style Mid 19th Century Revival, Italianate, Other, Victorian
NRHP reference # 84000023[1]
Added to NRHP October 2, 1984

Meadville Downtown Historic District is a national historic district located at Meadville, Crawford County, Pennsylvania. The district is centered on Diamond Park and includes 81 contributing buildings and 18 contributing sites in the central business district of Meadville. It includes a mix of commercial, industrial, and governmental / institutional buildings built between about 1800 and 1940. They are in a variety of popular architectural styles including Greek Revival, Italianate, Second Empire, and Victorian. Notable buildings include the Crawford County Courthouse, Ralston Block (1880-1890), Kronenfeld Building, Market House (1870), Crawford County Trust Building (1920), U.S. Post Office (1907), Masonic Building, Keystone View Company, and Academy of Music.[2]

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

References[edit]

  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 Martha L. Karuba (June 1984). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Meadville Downtown Historic District" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-08-19.