National Register of Historic Places listings in Garfield County, Oklahoma facts for kids
This is a list of the National Register of Historic Places listings in Garfield County, Oklahoma.
This is intended to be a complete list of the properties and districts on the National Register of Historic Places in Garfield County, Oklahoma, United States. The locations of National Register properties and districts for which the latitude and longitude coordinates are included below, may be seen in a map.
There are 27 properties and districts listed on the National Register in the county.
|Name on the Register||Image||Date listed||Location||City or town||Description|
|1||Bank of Hunter||
|Cherokee and Main Sts.
||Hunter||The Bank of Hunter, constructed in 1905, was demolished on May 21, 2009 following a roof collapse. It was last in use as a bank in 1991.|
|114 E. Broadway St.
||Enid||The Broadway Tower, the tallest building in Enid, was constructed in 1931 by McMillen and Shelton Construction Company. The Broadway Development Company hired George Ernst von Blumenauer of Enid, and the Oklahoma City firm Layton, Hicks, and Forsythe to design the Art Deco building.|
|3||Carrier Congregational Church||
|204 N. 5th St.
|4||H. H. Champlin House||
|612 S. Tyler
||Enid||The H.H. Champlin House is designed in the Tudor Revival style, completed in 1939, and located within the Kisner Heights addition. Architects Roy Shaw and Norris Wheeler designed the house, and it was constructed by the D.C. Bass Company.|
|5||Cherokee Terrace Apartments||
|619 E. Maine St.
|311-325 Lakeview Dr.
|7||T.T. Eason Mansion||
|1305 W. Broadway
||Enid||The T.T. Eason Mansion was owned by oilman T.T. Eason. Built in 1916, this Prairie Box style home is located in the Waverley Historic District.|
|600 E. Elm
||Enid||The Enid Armory is a two story building was constructed in 1936 as a Works Progress Administration project. It was the third largest Armory in Oklahoma. Of the WPA-built armories in Oklahoma, it was the only one utilizing red brick in its construction. The Armory was demolished to make room for a new site for Garfield Elementary School, following the opening of the Armed Forces Reserve Center at Vance Air Force Base.|
|9||Enid Cemetery and Calvary Catholic Cemetery||
|200 block of W. Willow Ave.
||Enid||The Enid Cemetery and Calvary Catholic Cemetery were established in the 1890s, utilizing farmland from the Anderson farm which was deeded to the city of Enid. In addition to some 420 land run participants, American war veterans, Catholic, Jewish and black citizens, some notable Enidites are buried here. Among those interred are H.H. Champlin, the Frantz brothers, James Yancy Callahan, and Houstin James, father of Marquis James. Both cemeteries have white marble Neo-Classical mausoleums.|
|10||Enid Downtown Historic District||
|Roughly bounded by Maple Ave., 2nd St., Cherokee Ave., and Adams St.
||Enid||The Enid Downtown Historic district contains the original 1893 town plat and portions of the Jonesville and Weatherly additions. Buildings in the district include: the county courthouse, First National Bank of Enid, Broadway Tower, and Enid Masonic Temple.|
|11||Enid Terminal Grain Elevators Historic District||
|Near E. Willow Rd., N. 16th St., N. 10th St., and N. Van Buren St.
||Enid||The Enid Terminal Grain Elevators Historic District consists of eight terminal grain elevators constructed between 1925 and 1954, whose operation contributed to Enid's status as a "Wheat Capital."|
|12||Fuksa Portion of the Chisholm Trail Roadbed||
|13||John and Mary Fuksa Farm||
|1228 E0580 Rd.
|14||Garfield County Courthouse||
||Enid||Art Deco style Courthouse was built by Hawk & Parr and Reinhart & Donovan companies beginning on August 15, 1934 and was completed in 1936. The county's previous courthouse had burned down in 1931.|
|15||R. E. Hoy No. 1 Oil Well||
|Off U.S. Route 64
||Covington||The R. E. Hoy No. 1 Oil Well was constructed in 1916 on the Hoy farm, netting 100 barrels per day. It was the first well to be drilled in Oklahoma by the advice of a geologist, and was the beginning of the Covington-Garber field.|
|415 E. Illinois
||Enid||Designed by Roy Shaw, the Jackson School, constructed in 1936, is one of three Mission/Spanish Colonial Revival structures in Enid. It operated as an elementary school from 1936 to 1969.|
|17||H.L. Kaufman House||
|1708 W. Maine
||Enid||The H.L. Kaufman house was built by architect George Ernst von Blumenauer in 1923 for Herbert Lyons Kaufman, a Jewish Enid merchant who owned the downtown Kaufman Style Shop. It was an example of Spanish Colonial architecture. The house was demolished in 2005 by the Enid Public Schools for McKinley School's playground expansion.|
|18||Kenwood Historic District||
|Bounded by Oak St., Maple, Washington, and Madison
||Enid||The Kenwood Historic district consists of 160 acres (0.65 km2) of housing created between 1895 and 1915. The majority of the homes in the area were designed in the American Foursquare style.|
|Northeast of Covington
||Covington||The Kimmell Barn was built in 1906 by Sam Kimmell in the German bank barn style. It is constructed of native Oklahoma sandstone, with used wood purchased from the 1904 St. Louis World's Fair. It is also called the Freese barn.|
|20||Robert R. and Minnie L. Kisner House||
|1111 Wynona Ave.
|1420 W. Indian Dr.
||Enid||This Tudor Revival style home was designed in 1928 by John Duncan Forsyth of Tulsa, Oklahoma.|
|100 S. University Ave.
||Enid||On the campus of Northern Oklahoma College.|
|1323 W. Broadway
||Enid||The McChristy-Knox Mansion, built in 1909 in the Neo-Classical style, was the home of mill owner Joseph McChristy, oilman Charles Knox, and Michael Hedges. It is located within the Waverley Historic District.|
|24||Public Library of Enid and Garfield County||
|120 W. Maine St.
|25||Rock Island Depot||
|200 Owen K. Garriott Boulevard
||Enid||The current Rock Island Depot was built in 1928, designed in the Mission/Spanish Colonial style. The original location was located 3 miles north, now known as "North Enid", and was called Skeleton station. Due to the railroad not stopping in what was then called "South Enid" the Enid-Pond Creek Railroad War was started.|
|26||Santa Fe Freight Depot||
|702 N. Washington Ave.
||Enid||Houses the Railroad Museum of Oklahoma.|
|27||Waverley Historic District||
|Roughly bounded by W. Broadway Ave., N. and S. Tyler Sts., S. Harrison St., W. Oklahoma St., and N. and S. Buchanan Sts.
||Enid||The Waverley Historic District consists of four additions plotted in 1902, 1905, 1906, and 1907. The District has 275 buildings, primarily residential, built between 1895 and 1935. The T.T. Eason Mansion and the McChristy-Knox Mansion are located within this district.|
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