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National Register of Historic Places listings in Humboldt County, California

Location of Humboldt County in California

This is a list of the National Register of Historic Places listings in Humboldt County, California.

This is intended to be a complete list of the properties and districts on the National Register of Historic Places in Humboldt County, California, United States. Latitude and longitude coordinates are provided for many National Register properties and districts; these locations may be seen together in an online map.[1]

There are 55 properties and districts listed on the National Register in the county, including 1 National Historic Landmark.

This National Park Service list is complete through NPS recent listings posted September 13, 2019.[2]
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Current listingsEdit

[3] Name on the Register[4] Image Date listed[5] Location City or town Description
1 Alford-Nielson House January 23, 1986
(#86000100)
1299 Main St.
40°35′09″N 124°15′29″W / 40.585833°N 124.258056°W / 40.585833; -124.258056 (Alford-Nielson House)
Ferndale 1874 French Second Empire, moved from 421 to 1299 Main Street in 1893
2 F. W. Andreasen-John Rossen House September 25, 1989
(#89000855)
Port Kenyon Rd. and Bush St.
40°35′38″N 124°16′21″W / 40.593889°N 124.2725°W / 40.593889; -124.2725 (F. W. Andreasen-John Rossen House)
Ferndale 1901 Queen Anne, William S. Fitzell (architect)
3 Bald Hills Archaeological District July 9, 1982
(#82001723)
Address Restricted
Orick c. 500 B.C. to 1000 A.D. Chilula cultural site
4 Bank of Eureka Building April 12, 1982
(#82002180)
240 E St.
40°48′13″N 124°09′59″W / 40.803611°N 124.166389°W / 40.803611; -124.166389 (Bank of Eureka Building)
Eureka 1911, Classic Revival, now Clarke Memorial Museum
5 Bank of Loleta February 28, 1985
(#85000354)
358 Main St.
40°38′26″N 124°13′26″W / 40.640556°N 124.223889°W / 40.640556; -124.223889 (Bank of Loleta)
Loleta 1920 Classical Revival commercial building (1985 NRHP plaque)
6 Benbow Inn September 15, 1983
(#83001179)
445 Lake Benbow Dr.
40°04′04″N 123°47′19″W / 40.067778°N 123.788611°W / 40.067778; -123.788611 (Benbow Inn)
Garberville 1925 Tudor Revival Hotel
7 A. Berding House January 4, 1983
(#83001180)
455 Ocean Ave.
40°34′33″N 124°15′46″W / 40.575833°N 124.262778°W / 40.575833; -124.262778 (A. Berding House)
Ferndale 1875, also called "The Gum Drop Tree House" for the row of trimmed Cypress trees in front
8 Carlotta Hotel May 23, 1978
(#78000671)
Central Ave.
40°32′17″N 124°03′30″W / 40.538056°N 124.058333°W / 40.538056; -124.058333 (Carlotta Hotel)
Carlotta 1900
9 Carnegie Free Library January 23, 1986
(#86000101)
636 F St.
40°48′02″N 124°09′52″W / 40.800556°N 124.164444°W / 40.800556; -124.164444 (Carnegie Free Library)
Eureka 1903, currently Morris Graves Museum of Art
10 John G. Chapman House September 29, 2011
(#11000713)
974 10th St.
40°52′14″N 124°05′18″W / 40.870556°N 124.088333°W / 40.870556; -124.088333 (John G. Chapman House)
Arcata
11 William S. Clark House January 14, 1988
(#87002394)
1406 C St.
40°47′39″N 124°10′03″W / 40.794167°N 124.1675°W / 40.794167; -124.1675 (William S. Clark House)
Eureka 1888, 1.5 story Eastlake Residential
12 John A. Cottrell House September 28, 2005
(#05001084)
1228 C St.
40°47′43″N 124°10′04″W / 40.795278°N 124.167778°W / 40.795278; -124.167778 (John A. Cottrell House)
Eureka c.1900, 2 Story Queen Anne/Eastlake Residence
13 De-No-To Cultural District April 24, 1985
(#85000901)
Address Restricted
Hoopa Hupa, Karuk cultural site
14 Eureka Historic District October 15, 1991
(#91001523)
Roughly, First, Second and Third Sts., between C and N Sts.
40°48′17″N 124°09′47″W / 40.804722°N 124.163056°W / 40.804722; -124.163056 (Eureka Historic District)
Eureka 11 block long, three block wide district of Late Victorian, Greek Revival, Classical Revival storefronts & residences. Includes the E. Janssen Building and the Bank of Eureka Building
15 Eureka Inn February 11, 1982
(#82002181)
7th and F Sts.
40°48′00″N 124°09′49″W / 40.8°N 124.163611°W / 40.8; -124.163611 (Eureka Inn)
Eureka 1900 Tudor Revival Hotel
16 Eureka Theatre January 7, 2010
(#09001199)
612 F St.
40°48′03″N 124°09′58″W / 40.800733°N 124.166217°W / 40.800733; -124.166217 (Eureka Theatre)
Eureka 1937 Streamline Moderne Theater
17 Fern Cottage Historic District January 7, 1988
(#87002294)
2099 Centerville Rd.
40°35′04″N 124°18′32″W / 40.584444°N 124.308889°W / 40.584444; -124.308889 (Fern Cottage Historic District)
Ferndale 1,600 acre historic district: 16 buildings and 2 structures contribute to listing including historic Fern Cottage, home of the Russ pioneer family.
18 Fernbridge April 2, 1987
(#87000566)
CA 211
40°36′51″N 124°12′08″W / 40.614167°N 124.202222°W / 40.614167; -124.202222 (Fernbridge)
Fernbridge 1,320 feet (400 m) concrete arch built 1911, John B. Leonard (engineer) http://ca.water.usgs.gov/webcams/fernbridge/
19 Ferndale Main Street Historic District January 10, 1994
(#93001461)
300-580 Main, 330 Ocean and 207-290 Francis Sts.
40°34′35″N 124°15′45″W / 40.576389°N 124.2625°W / 40.576389; -124.2625 (Ferndale Main Street Historic District)
Ferndale 5 block long Italianate, Stick/Eastlake, Queen Anne commercial and mixed use buildings
20 Ferndale Public Library December 10, 1990
(#90001815)
807 Main St.
40°34′47″N 124°15′36″W / 40.579722°N 124.26°W / 40.579722; -124.26 (Ferndale Public Library)
Ferndale 1910 Classical Revival Carnegie Library, Warren Skellings (architect) http://www.carnegie-libraries.org/california/ferndale.html
21 First and F Street Building July 12, 1974
(#74000511)
112 F St.
40°48′19″N 124°09′57″W / 40.805278°N 124.165833°W / 40.805278; -124.165833 (First and F Street Building)
Eureka 1893, commercial corner Stick/Eastlake
22 Grizzly Bluff School November 27, 1979
(#79000476)
East of Ferndale on Grizzly Bluff Rd
40°33′46″N 124°10′12″W / 40.562778°N 124.17°W / 40.562778; -124.17 (Grizzly Bluff School)
Ferndale 1871 Greek Revival School House
23 Gunther Island Site 67 15 October 1966
(#66000208)
Humboldt Bay
40°48′47″N 124°10′06″W / 40.812997°N 124.168389°W / 40.812997; -124.168389 (Gunther Island Site 67)
Eureka location of the 1860 Wiyot Massacre
24 Gushaw-Mudgett House January 11, 1982
(#82002184)
820 9th St.
40°35′57″N 124°09′28″W / 40.599059°N 124.157744°W / 40.599059; -124.157744 (Gushaw-Mudgett House)
Fortuna 1884, Italianate, Stick/Eastlake residence
25 Holy Trinity Church August 6, 1980
(#80004608)
Parker and Hector St.
41°03′33″N 124°08′29″W / 41.05908°N 124.141442°W / 41.05908; -124.141442 (Holy Trinity Church)
Trinidad 1850
26 Hoopa Valley Adobe January 7, 2013
(#10000893)
Campus St.
41°02′51″N 123°40′43″W / 41.047633°N 123.678591°W / 41.047633; -123.678591 (Hoopa Valley Adobe)
Hoopa
27 Hotel Arcata January 5, 1984
(#84000775)
708 9th St.
40°52′09″N 124°05′05″W / 40.869167°N 124.084722°W / 40.869167; -124.084722 (Hotel Arcata)
Arcata 1900 Hotel
28 Humboldt Bay Life-Saving Station October 30, 1979
(#79000477)
South of Samoa on Samoa Rd
40°46′05″N 124°13′05″W / 40.768056°N 124.218056°W / 40.768056; -124.218056 (Humboldt Bay Life-Saving Station)
Samoa 1875/1936, Coast Guard Building
29 Humboldt Bay Woolen Mill June 25, 1982
(#82002182)
1400 Broadway
40°47′38″N 124°10′35″W / 40.793889°N 124.176389°W / 40.793889; -124.176389 (Humboldt Bay Woolen Mill)
Eureka 1901, 2 story frame industrial with 1920s add-ons was demolished in 1987. Second from left on bottom row, #21 on original map.
30 Jacoby Building June 17, 1982
(#82002179)
791 8th St.
40°52′06″N 124°05′10″W / 40.868333°N 124.086111°W / 40.868333; -124.086111 (Jacoby Building)
Arcata 1850, Four Story Renaissance, Classical Revival built for storehouse and shops
31 E. Janssen Building July 16, 1973
(#73000402)
422 First St.
40°48′18″N 124°09′59″W / 40.805°N 124.166389°W / 40.805; -124.166389 (E. Janssen Building)
Eureka 1875, 2 story cast-iron fronted Italianate loft commercial building built for general merchandise and groceries
32 Lower Blackburn Grade Bridge June 25, 1981
(#81000148)
Northwest of Bridgeville on CA 36
40°28′50″N 123°53′22″W / 40.480556°N 123.889444°W / 40.480556; -123.889444 (Lower Blackburn Grade Bridge)
Bridgeville 1925
33 Lyons Ranches Historic District March 19, 2018
(#100002212)
Bald Hills Rd., Redwoods National Park
41°08′53″N 123°53′36″W / 41.148130°N 123.893215°W / 41.148130; -123.893215 (Lyons Ranches Historic District)
Orick vicinity
34 D. C. McDonald Building November 17, 1982
(#82000966)
108 F St.
40°48′18″N 124°09′57″W / 40.805°N 124.165833°W / 40.805; -124.165833 (D. C. McDonald Building)
Eureka 1904, 2 Story, Classical Revival, at left end of historic row in photo.
35 George McFarlan House November 15, 1978
(#78000672)
1410 2nd St.
40°48′22″N 124°09′20″W / 40.806111°N 124.155556°W / 40.806111; -124.155556 (George McFarlan House)
Eureka ca. 1857, Greek Revival, possibly a kit house or reassembled on site as parts are numbered
36 Odd Fellows Hall May 3, 1978
(#78000673)
123 F St.
40°48′17″N 124°10′00″W / 40.804661°N 124.166701°W / 40.804661; -124.166701 (Odd Fellows Hall)
Eureka 1882, 2 Story Second Empire
37 Old Jacoby Creek School February 28, 1985
(#85000353)
2212 Jacoby Creek Rd.
40°50′34″N 124°03′43″W / 40.842778°N 124.061944°W / 40.842778; -124.061944 (Old Jacoby Creek School)
Bayside 1900
38 Phillips House October 24, 1985
(#85003373)
71 E. Seventh St.
40°51′58″N 124°04′37″W / 40.866111°N 124.076944°W / 40.866111; -124.076944 (Phillips House)
Arcata 1850, Greek Revival
39 Prairie Creek Fish Hatchery February 4, 2000
(#00000034)
Milepost 124.83 on US 101, north of Orick
41°19′59″N 124°01′45″W / 41.333056°N 124.029167°W / 41.333056; -124.029167 (Prairie Creek Fish Hatchery)
Orick In use 1925 to 1949.
40 Punta Gorda Light Station September 1, 1976
(#76000483)
10.5 miles (16.9 km) southwest of Petrolia
40°14′58″N 124°20′44″W / 40.249444°N 124.345556°W / 40.249444; -124.345556 (Punta Gorda Light Station)
Petrolia 1900 Light House
41 Pythian Castle February 20, 1986
(#86000263)
1100 H St.
40°52′16″N 124°05′06″W / 40.871111°N 124.085°W / 40.871111; -124.085 (Pythian Castle)
Arcata 1875, 4 story Queen Anne Knights of Pythias meeting hall
42 Rectory, Catholic Church of the Assumption February 11, 1982
(#82002183)
563 Ocean Ave.
40°34′30″N 124°15′42″W / 40.575°N 124.261667°W / 40.575; -124.261667 (Rectory, Catholic Church of the Assumption)
Ferndale 1875 Queen Anne, Stick/Eastlake, George F. Costerisa, builder/architect
43 Thomas F. Ricks House October 2, 1992
(#92001302)
730 H St.
40°48′00″N 124°09′45″W / 40.8°N 124.1625°W / 40.8; -124.1625 (Thomas F. Ricks House)
Eureka c.1885, 2 story Eastlake, portico and double 2 story bays
44 Schorlig House November 20, 1978
(#78000670)
1050 12th St.
40°52′21″N 124°05′14″W / 40.8725°N 124.087222°W / 40.8725; -124.087222 (Schorlig House)
Arcata 1875 residence
45 Shaw House September 13, 1984
(#84000777)
703 Main St.
40°34′45″N 124°15′39″W / 40.579167°N 124.260833°W / 40.579167; -124.260833 (Shaw House)
Ferndale 1866 Carpenter Gothic, served as post office and courthouse
46 Simpson-Vance House July 17, 1986
(#86001668)
904 G St.
40°47′55″N 124°09′47″W / 40.798611°N 124.163056°W / 40.798611; -124.163056 (Simpson-Vance House)
Eureka 1892, 2 Story Queen Anne, polygonal corner tower
47 Stone House February 27, 1986
(#86000267)
902 Fourteenth St.
40°52′25″N 124°05′11″W / 40.8735°N 124.0864°W / 40.8735; -124.0864 (Stone House)
Arcata 1875, Queen Anne
48 Sweasey Theater-Loew's State Theater June 5, 2009
(#09000372)
412 G St.
40°48′10″N 124°09′54″W / 40.802797°N 124.165131°W / 40.802797; -124.165131 (Sweasey Theater-Loew's State Theater)
Eureka 1919 theater with terracotta facade
49 Tishawnik January 21, 2015
(#12000397)
Address Restricted
Orleans
50 Trinidad Head Light Station September 3, 1991
(#91001098)
Trinidad Head
41°03′14″N 124°08′55″W / 41.053889°N 124.148611°W / 41.053889; -124.148611 (Trinidad Head Light Station)
Trinidad 1871, light elevation of 196 feet, bluff-mounted lighthouse elevation 20 feet
51 Tsahpek December 5, 1972
(#72000224)
Address Restricted
Eureka Site of continual occupation for nearly 2,000 years.
52 U.S. Post Office and Courthouse February 10, 1983
(#83001181)
514 H. Street
40°48′07″N 124°09′47″W / 40.801944°N 124.163056°W / 40.801944; -124.163056 (U.S. Post Office and Courthouse)
Eureka 1909, 3 Story Renaissance Revival
53 Washington School April 12, 2002
(#02000329)
1910 California St.
40°47′27″N 124°10′16″W / 40.790833°N 124.171111°W / 40.790833; -124.171111 (Washington School)
Eureka 2 story school house
54 Whaley House December 31, 1979
(#79000475)
1395 H St.
40°52′23″N 124°05′03″W / 40.873056°N 124.084167°W / 40.873056; -124.084167 (Whaley House)
Arcata 1850 Greek Revival
55 Magdalena Zanone House April 21, 2004
(#04000335)
1604 G St.
40°47′35″N 124°09′47″W / 40.792972°N 124.163°W / 40.792972; -124.163 (Magdalena Zanone House)
Eureka c.1908, 2 story Queen Anne with tower

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ The latitude and longitude information provided in this table was derived originally from the National Register Information System, which has been found to be fairly accurate for about 99% of listings. Some locations in this table may have been corrected to current GPS standards.
  2. ^ "National Register of Historic Places: Weekly List Actions". National Park Service, United States Department of the Interior. Retrieved on September 13, 2019.
  3. ^ Numbers represent an ordering by significant words. Various colorings, defined here, differentiate National Historic Landmarks and historic districts from other NRHP buildings, structures, sites or objects.
  4. ^ "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. July 9, 2010.
  5. ^ The eight-digit number below each date is the number assigned to each location in the National Register Information System database, which can be viewed by clicking the number.