Parkersburg High School–Washington Avenue Historic District

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Parkersburg High School–Washington Avenue Historic District
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Parkersburg High School, October 2006
Parkersburg High School–Washington Avenue Historic District is located in West Virginia
Parkersburg High School–Washington Avenue Historic District
Parkersburg High School–Washington Avenue Historic District is located in the US
Parkersburg High School–Washington Avenue Historic District
Location Washington Ave. from Park Ave. to Dudley Ave., including 2101 Dudley, Parkersburg, West Virginia
Coordinates 39°16′34″N 81°32′23″W / 39.27611°N 81.53972°W / 39.27611; -81.53972Coordinates: 39°16′34″N 81°32′23″W / 39.27611°N 81.53972°W / 39.27611; -81.53972
Area 64 acres (26 ha)
Architectural style Colonial Revival, Late Gothic Revival, Tudor Revival
NRHP Reference # 92000895[1]
Added to NRHP July 16, 1992

Parkersburg High School–Washington Avenue Historic District, is a national historic district located at Parkersburg, Wood County, West Virginia. The Parkersburg High School was built in 1917 north of the Avery Street Historic District in the Jacobethan Revival style. It was designed by prominent Ohio architect Frank Packard (1866-1923).[1][2]

It was listed to the National Register of Historical Places in 1992.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c National Park Service (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ Bernard Allen and Nancy B. Hoy (March 1992). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Parkersburg High School–Washington Avenue Historic District" (PDF). State of West Virginia, West Virginia Division of Culture and History, Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2011-09-10.