Military Park Commons Historic District

Roughly bounded by Washington Pl., McCarter Hwy, E. Park St. and Raymond Blvd.
Newark, New Jersey

Historic Document

Military Park Commons Historic District is located in Essex County, New Jersey certified as a historic location on Friday June 18, 2004. This location is a protected historic place because of historical significance relating to Landscape, Commerce/Trade, Domestic, Industry/Processing/Extraction, Religion, Social, more specifically a Park, Business, Department Store, Specialty Store, Multiple Dwelling, Manufacturing Facility, Religious Structure. Military Park Commons Historic District was nominated by as a historic location by State Government based on Event, Architecture/Engineering and its significance in Community Planning And Development, Architecture.

Military Park Commons Historic District Information

Ownership Type: Private, Local
Type of Resource: District
Historically Significant Years Associated With This Location: 1916
Level of Governmental Significance: Local
Architect, builder, or engineer: Ely, Wilson and John; Guilbert and Betelle
Architectural Style: et al.
Restricted Archeological Site: Not Listed as a Restricted Site

Military Park Commons Historic District Size Data

Acres occupied by this site: 9
Number of historically contributing buildings: 37
Number of historically contributing sites: 2
Number of historically contributing structures: 0
Number of historically contributing objects: 9
Number of noncontributing buildings: 14
Number of noncontributing sites: 0
Number of noncontributing structures: 0
Number of noncontributing objects: 0
Related Sections:
Newark Historic Locations Essex County Historic Locations New Jersey Historic Locations