Independence Historic District

W. Franklin St. and Wabash Ave.
Evansville, Indiana

Historic Document

Independence Historic District is located in Vanderburgh County, Indiana certified as a historic location on Monday February 01, 1982. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Education, Domestic, Commerce/Trade, more specifically a Single Dwelling, Specialty Store, Library, Financial Institution. Independence Historic District was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event, Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Commerce, Architecture.

Independence Historic District Information

Other Name: West Franklin Street-Wabash Avenue Historic District
Ownership Type: Private, Local
Type of Resource: District
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1880
Level of Governmental Significance: Local
Architect, builder, or engineer: Unknown
Architectural Style: Beaux Arts
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Independence Historic District Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 330
Number of historically contributing buildings: 95
Number of historically contributing sites: 1
Number of historically contributing structures: 0
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 16
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Evansville Historic Locations Vanderburgh County Historic Locations Indiana Historic Locations