United States Oval Historic District

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United States Oval Historic District
US Oval District Plattsburgh.jpg
United States Oval Historic District, 2008
United States Oval Historic District is located in New York
United States Oval Historic District
United States Oval Historic District is located in the US
United States Oval Historic District
LocationPlattsburgh Air Force Base, Plattsburgh, New York
Coordinates44°41′11″N 73°26′53″W / 44.68639°N 73.44806°W / 44.68639; -73.44806Coordinates: 44°41′11″N 73°26′53″W / 44.68639°N 73.44806°W / 44.68639; -73.44806
Area53 acres (21 ha)
Built1893
ArchitectUS Army
MPSPlattsburgh City MRA
NRHP reference #85003766[1]
Added to NRHPAugust 30, 1989

United States Oval Historic District is a national historic district located on Plattsburgh Air Force Base at Plattsburgh in Clinton County, New York. The district includes 26 contributing buildings and one contributing structure. The district consists of post headquarters, barracks, officers' quarters, a hospital, a chapel, and various buildings surrounding a broad parade ground. All were built between 1893 and 1934 by the U.S. Army as components of the former Plattsburgh Barracks.[2]

It was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1989.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2009-03-13). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.
  2. ^ Joel A. Clark (n.d.). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: United States Oval Historic District". New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2010-06-25. See also: "Accompanying 10 photos".