Old College Historic District

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Old College Historic District
Old College University of Delaware Apr 10.JPG
Old College, April 2010
Old College Historic District is located in Delaware
Old College Historic District
Old College Historic District is located in the US
Old College Historic District
Location Main and College Sts. on University of Delaware campus, Newark, Delaware
Coordinates 39°41′3″N 75°45′10″W / 39.68417°N 75.75278°W / 39.68417; -75.75278Coordinates: 39°41′3″N 75°45′10″W / 39.68417°N 75.75278°W / 39.68417; -75.75278
Area 10 acres (4.0 ha)
Built 1833
Architect Furness & Evans; Et al.
Architectural style Greek Revival, Mixed (more Than 2 Styles From Different Periods)
NRHP Reference # 73000526[1]
Added to NRHP June 4, 1973

Old College Historic District is a national historic district located at Newark in New Castle County, Delaware. It consists of six contributing buildings: Old College, Recitation Hall, Recitation Annex, Alumni Hall, Mechanical Hall, and Elliott House. These buildings formed the nucleus, and until the 20th century, the entire campus of Delaware College.[2]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1973.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2009-03-13). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ Rosemary Troy; Graydon Wood; Vincent Rogers. Richard Schmidt & Edward Heite (July 1972). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: Old College Historic District" (PDF). National Park Service. Retrieved 2010-04-20. 

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