Rock Creek Park Historic District

Roughly, Rock Creek Park from Klingle Rd. to Montgomery County line
Washington, District Of Columbia

Historic Document

Rock Creek Park Historic District is located in District of Columbia County, District Of Columbia certified as a historic location on Wednesday October 23, 1991. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Recreation And Culture, Landscape, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Domestic, Defense, more specifically a Single Dwelling, Outdoor Recreation, Fortification, Conservation Area, Manufacturing Facility. Rock Creek Park Historic District was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Architecture/Engineering, Event, Person and its significance in Industry, Other, Entertainment/Recreation, Community Planning And Development, Military, Conservation, Architecture, Landscape Architecture, Engineering.

Rock Creek Park Historic District Information

Other Name: Reservation 339;69000014;73000223;80000348;90001295;73000222
Ownership Type: State, Federal
Type of Resource: District
Historically Significant Names Associated With This Location: Pierce,Joshua
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1820, 1890, 1918
Level of Governmental Significance: State
Architect, builder, or engineer: Olmsted,Frederick Law,Jr.; Olmsted,John C.
Architectural Style: NPS Rustic
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site
Federal Agency Responsible for This Location: National Park Service

Rock Creek Park Historic District Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 17546
Number of historically contributing buildings: 1
Number of historically contributing sites: 0
Number of historically contributing structures: 19
Number of historically contributing objects: 1
Number of noncontributing buildings: 28
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 31
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Washington Historic Locations District of Columbia County Historic Locations District Of Columbia Historic Locations