National Register of Historic Places
United States federal government's official list of districts, sites, buildings, structures and objects deemed worthy of preservation for their historical significance or "great artistic value".- National Register of Historic Places
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Any building, object, or structure which adds to the historical integrity or architectural qualities that make the historic district significant.
A property listed as a contributing member of a historic district meets National Register criteria and qualifies for all benefits afforded a property or site listed individually on the National Register of Historic Places.
The National Register of Historic Places in the United States is a register including buildings, sites, structures, districts, and objects.
State governmental function created by the United States federal government in 1966 under Section 101 of the National Historic Preservation Act (NHPA).
The purposes of a SHPO include surveying and recognizing historic properties, reviewing nominations for properties to be included in the National Register of Historic Places, reviewing undertakings for the impact on the properties as well as supporting federal organizations, state and local governments, and private sector.
Historic districts in the United States are designated historic districts recognizing a group of buildings, properties, or sites by one of several entities on different levels as historically or architecturally significant.
Federally designated historic districts are listed on the National Register of Historic Places, but listing usually imposes no restrictions on what property owners may do with a designated property.
Privately funded, nonprofit organization based in Washington, D.C., that works in the field of historic preservation in the United States.
To be included in the program, hotels must be at least 50 years old; designated by the U.S. Secretary of the Interior as a National Historic Landmark or listed in or eligible for listing in the National Register of Historic Places; and recognized as having historic significance.
Designation in the United States for an officially recognized area that memorializes a historic person or event.
The historic areas within the National Park System are automatically listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
Legislation intended to preserve historic and archaeological sites in the United States of America.
The act created the National Register of Historic Places, the list of National Historic Landmarks, and the State Historic Preservation Offices.
Building, district, object, site, or structure that is officially recognized by the United States government for its outstanding historical significance.
Only some 2,500 (~3%) of over 90,000 places listed on the country's National Register of Historic Places are recognized as National Historic Landmarks.
Designation for an officially recognized area of national historic significance in the United States.
As of October 15, 1966, all historic areas, including NHPs and NHSs, in the NPS are automatically listed on the National Register of Historic Places (NRHP).
Facility designed to stockpile or store grain.
Buffalo's grain elevators have been documented for the Historic American Engineering Record and added to the National Register of Historic Places.