Scottdale Historic District

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Scottdale Historic District
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Scottdale Historic District, August 2008
Scottdale Historic District is located in Pennsylvania
Scottdale Historic District
Scottdale Historic District is located in the US
Scottdale Historic District
Location Roughly bounded by Walnut St., Constitution Way, Arthur Ave. and Jacob's Cr., Scottdale, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 40°06′05″N 79°35′22″W / 40.10139°N 79.58944°W / 40.10139; -79.58944Coordinates: 40°06′05″N 79°35′22″W / 40.10139°N 79.58944°W / 40.10139; -79.58944
Area 83 acres (34 ha)
Built 1874
Built by Fulton, J.C.; Zearly, S.J.
Architectural style Italianate, Queen Anne, Colonial Revival
NRHP reference # 96000320[1]
Added to NRHP March 29, 1996

Scottdale Historic District is a national historic district located at Scottdale, Westmoreland County, Pennsylvania. It encompasses 242 contributing buildings and 1 contributing structure in the central business district and surrounding residential areas of Scottdale. They were built between about 1853 and 1950, and includes a mix of residential, commercial, institutional, and industrial properties. They are in a variety of popular architectural styles including Italianate, Queen Anne, and Colonial Revival. Notable buildings include the Duraloy Technologies complex, Uptegraff Manufacturing Company, Scottsdale Savings and Trust (1907), DeMuth Flowers (1887), Loucks Hardware Company (c. 1880), Cossels Food Mart (1914), Frick Coke Company offices (1887, 1906), Broadway Drug Store (c. 1935), Calvin United Presbyterian Church (1898), First Baptist Church (1906), former high school (c. 1920), A.K. Stauffer House (c. 1880), E.H. Reid House (1905-1910), and a Lustron house (1950).[2]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1996.[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 R. Ann Safley (December 1995). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Scottdale Historic District" (PDF). Retrieved 2012-06-16.