West Vernor-Lawndale Historic District

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West Vernor-Lawndale Historic District
Vernor-Lawndale Detroit 1.jpg
Southwest corner at Vernor and Lawndale, looking west
Location Detroit, Michigan
 United States
Coordinates 42°18′33″N 83°7′57″W / 42.30917°N 83.13250°W / 42.30917; -83.13250Coordinates: 42°18′33″N 83°7′57″W / 42.30917°N 83.13250°W / 42.30917; -83.13250
Architect Swirsky, Fred
Architectural style Early Commercial, Colonial Revival
MPS West Vernor Highway Survey Area, Detroit, Michigan MPS
NRHP Reference # 02001501[1]
Added to NRHP December 12, 2002

The West Vernor-Lawndale Historic District is a commercial historic district located along West Vernor Highway between Cabot and Ferris in Detroit, Michigan. The district includes 30 acres (120,000 m2) and 10 buildings.[2] It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2002.[1] The neighborhood borders Patton Park, named after U.S. General George S. Patton of World War II.


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  1. ^ a b Staff (2008-04-15). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ MICHIGAN - Wayne County - Historic Districts from www.NationalRegisterofHistoricPlaces.com