Gretna Historic District

Roughly bounded by First, Amelia and Ninth Sts., Gulf Dr., Fourth, and Huey P. Long Ave.
Gretna, Louisiana

Historic Document

Gretna Historic District is located in Jefferson County, Louisiana certified as a historic location on Thursday May 02, 1985. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Domestic, Commerce/Trade, more specifically a Single Dwelling, Business. Gretna Historic District was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Architecture.

Gretna Historic District Information

Other Name: See Also:83000510;83000512;83000513
Ownership Type: Private, Local, Federal
Type of Resource: District
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1845, 1935
Level of Governmental Significance: Local
Architect, builder, or engineer: Multiple
Architectural Style: Shotgun
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site
Federal Agency Responsible for This Location: U.S. Postal Service

Gretna Historic District Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 1300
Number of historically contributing buildings: 548
Number of historically contributing sites: 0
Number of historically contributing structures: 1
Number of historically contributing objects: 0
Number of noncontributing buildings: 185
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Gretna Historic Locations Jefferson County Historic Locations Louisiana Historic Locations