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Guilford College

  • Address: 5800 W Friendly Ave
  • Travel Genus: Sight
  • Sight Category: Historic District



Y/M/D Person Association Description Composition Food Event
Y/M/D Person Association Description Composition Food Event
1798/10/28 Levi Coffin Born Levi Coffin born on a farm near New Garden
1837/00/00 Quakers Founders Guilford College founded in 1837 by members of the Religious Society of Friends


Founders Hall

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Particulars for Guilford College:
Historic Use Agricultural fields
Architectural Style American Colonial Revival
Criteria Architecture-Engineering
Historic Use College
Area of Significance Community Planning and Development
Historic Use Conservation area
Area of Significance Education
Historic Use Educational related housing
Historic Use Forest
Sight Category Historic District
Criteria Historic Event
Architectural Style Late gothic revival
Historic Use Library
Architectural Style Neo-Classical
Owner Private
Area of Significance Religion
Historic Use Religious Property
Level of Significance State

US National Registry of Historic Places Data »

Accurate at time of registration: 21st June 1990

Registry Name: Guilford College
Registry Address: 5800 W. Friendly Ave.
Registry Number: 90000855
Resource Type: District
Owner: Private
Architect: unknown
Architectural Style: Colonial revival, Classical revival, Late gothic revival
Area in Acres: 270
Contributing Buildings: 19
Non-Contributing Buildings: 12
Contributing Sites: 2
Non-Contributing Sites: 1
Contributing Structures: 1
Other Certification: Date received-pending nomination
Certification: Listed in the National Register
Level of Significance: State
Area of Significance: Community Planning and Development, Other, Education, Religion
Applicable Criteria: Event, Architecture-Engineering
Criteria Consideration: Religious property
Period of Significance: 1900-1924, 1875-1899, 1925-1949
Significant Year: 1885, 1907, 1909
Historic Function: Education, Landscape, Agriculture, subsistence
Historic Sub-Function: College, Agricultural fields, Unoccupied land, Forest, Library, Conservation area, Educational related housing
Current Function: Education, Landscape
Current Sub-Function: Library College Unoccupied land Educational related housing Conservation area Forest

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