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Seminary - O'Neal Historic District - Florence, AL
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Lat34North
N 34° 48.305 W 087° 40.639
16S E 438046 N 3851636
Quick Description: The Seminary - O'Neal Historic District historic marker is located on N Seminary St., Florence, Alabama.
Location: Alabama, United States
Date Posted: 7/9/2013 8:04:30 PM
Waymark Code: WMHGVZ
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Thorny1
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Long Description:
Seminary - O'Neal
Historic District


Named for the O’Neal family which produced two Alabama governors and for seminary the street on which Synodical Female College was located, the Seminary-O’Neal Historic District was added to the Nation Register of Historic Places in 1995. Built between 1908 and 1943, the houses in the district reflect the variety of architectural styles of those years. Two Sears~Roebuck houses called “American Four-Squares”, add interest and distinction. The district opens onto the impressive campus of the University of North Alabama.

Erected by Florence Historical Board Florence, Alabama.
Marker Name: Seminary - O'Neal Historic District

Marker Type: Urban

Addtional Information::
No additional information was found. National Register of Historic Places Seminary--O'Neal Historic District (added 1995 - - #95000092) Roughly, Seminary St. between Hermitage Dr. and Irvine Ave. and Irvine between Seminary and Wood Ave., Florence Historic Significance: Architecture/Engineering Architect, builder, or engineer: et al., Koonce, Ray Architectural Style: Other, Bungalow/Craftsman Area of Significance: Architecture Period of Significance: 1925-1949, 1900-1924 Owner: Private Historic Function: Domestic Historic Sub-function: Single Dwelling Current Function: Domestic Current Sub-function: Single Dwelling


Date Dedicated / Placed: Not listed

Marker Number: Not listed

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