Oglethorpe University Historic District

4484 Peachtree Rd. NE.
Atlanta, Georgia

Historic Document

Oglethorpe University Historic District is located in De Kalb County, Georgia certified as a historic location on Saturday August 06, 1994. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Education, more specifically a College. Oglethorpe University Historic District was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event, Person, Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Architecture, Education, Landscape Architecture, Social History.

Oglethorpe University Historic District Information

Ownership Type: Private
Type of Resource: District
Historically Significant Names Associated With This Location: Jacobs, Dr. Thornwall
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1915, 1929, 1940
Level of Governmental Significance: National
Architect, builder, or engineer: Morgan and Dillon; Leavitt, Charles W. Jr.
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Oglethorpe University Historic District Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 90
Number of historically contributing buildings: 4
Number of historically contributing sites: 2
Number of historically contributing structures: 1
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 3
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Atlanta Historic Locations De Kalb County Historic Locations Georgia Historic Locations