National Register of Historic Places listings in Peekskill, New York facts for kids
This is a list of the National Register of Historic Places entries in Peekskill, New York. See also National Register of Historic Places listings in Westchester County, New York for all other listings in the county.
This is intended to be a complete list of properties and districts listed on the National Register of Historic Places in Peekskill, New York. The locations of National Register properties and districts (at least for all showing latitude and longitude coordinates below) may be seen in an online map by clicking on "Map of all coordinates".
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|Name on the Register||Image||Date listed||Location||City or town||Description|
|E. Main St.
|2||Drum Hill High School||
|3||Ford Administration Building||
|1031 Elm St.
||Peekskill||Now the Peekskill City School District Administration Building|
|4||Nelson Avenue-Fort Hill Historic District||
|Roughly along Nelson Ave., John St., Diven St., Constant St., Orchard St., Pauling St., and Decatur Ave.
||Peekskill||19th-century residential area with many late Victorian houses|
|5||Thomas Nelson House||
|1231 Seymour Ln.
|6||Peekskill Downtown Historic District||
|Main, Division, South, Park, Bank, Brown, First and Esther Sts., Central and Union Aves.
||Peekskill||Core of 19th-century Peekskill with landmark Moorish Revival tower at Division and South streets.|
|7||Peekskill Freight Depot||
|41 S. Water St.
||Peekskill||Abraham Lincoln stopped here on the way to his inauguration and gave a short speech attended by 3,000 people, more than twice the population of Peekskill at the time. It was only appearance ever in Westchester County. Current building is only intact freight depot along former Hudson River Railroad.|
|8||Peekskill Presbyterian Church||
|705 South St.
||Peekskill||1846 church has had same bell since congregation was founded in 1790s.|
|9||St. Peter's Episcopal Church||
|137 N. Division St.
||Peekskill||1892 neo-Gothic church by Richard M. Upjohn|
|50 Hudson Ave.
||Peekskill||1855 Italianate commercial building, recently restored, is one of only two hotels remaining from industrial era. Now home to its economic-development department|
|11||US Post Office-Peekskill||
|738 South St.
||Peekskill||Palladian windows not often found on pre-New Deal Colonial Revival post offices|
|12||Van Cortlandt Upper Manor House||
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