Folger Shakespeare Library

201 E. Capitol St., SE.
Washington, District Of Columbia

Historic Document

Folger Shakespeare Library is located in District of Columbia County, District Of Columbia certified as a historic location on Monday June 23, 1969. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Education, Recreation And Culture, more specifically a Theater, Library. Folger Shakespeare Library was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event, Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Art, Literature, Architecture.

Folger Shakespeare Library Information

Ownership Type: Private
Type of Resource: Building
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1929, 1932
Level of Governmental Significance: National
Architect, builder, or engineer: Cret,Paul P.; Trowbridge,Alexander B.
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Folger Shakespeare Library Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 12
Number of historically contributing buildings: 1
Number of historically contributing sites: 0
Number of historically contributing structures: 0
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 0
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Washington Historic Locations District of Columbia County Historic Locations District Of Columbia Historic Locations