Williamsport Armory

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Williamsport Armory
Williamsport Armory.jpg
(2014)
Williamsport Armory is located in Pennsylvania
Williamsport Armory
Williamsport Armory is located in the US
Williamsport Armory
Location 1300 Penn Street
Williamsport, Pennsylvania
Coordinates 41°15′15″N 76°59′34″W / 41.25417°N 76.99278°W / 41.25417; -76.99278Coordinates: 41°15′15″N 76°59′34″W / 41.25417°N 76.99278°W / 41.25417; -76.99278
Area 15.9 acres (6.4 ha)
Built 1927, 1930, 1937
Architectural style Art Deco
MPS Pennsylvania National Guard Armories MPS
NRHP Reference # 91001704[1]
Added to NRHP November 14, 1991

The Williamsport Armory is a historic National Guard armory located at 1300 Penn Street in Williamsport, Pennsylvania. It consists of a main armory building and separate auxiliary building. The main armory building has a two-story, brick administration section in the Art Deco style, with an attached drill hall, taking a "T"-shaped plan. The drill hall was built in 1937. The auxiliary building was built in 1927. It consists of a 1 1/2-story stable with an attached 1-story gun shed.[2]

The complex was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1991.[1]

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  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 Kristine M. Wilson and Joseph Burke, III (July 1990). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory Nomination Form: Williamsport Armory" (PDF). Retrieved 2011-11-16. 

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