Downtown Ruston Historic District

Address: Bounded by N. Monroe, N. Bonner, S. Virginia, S. Vienna & S. Trenton Sts., W. Alabama, E. Railroad & W. Texas Aves., Ruston, Louisiana. County/parish: Lincoln.

NRIS 100000598

Added to the National Register of Historic Places January 31, 2017.

From Wikipedia:

Downtown Ruston Historic District

The Downtown Ruston Historic District is a historic district located in downtown Ruston, Louisiana.

The 32 acres (0.13 km2) area includes 78 contributing buildings and 29 non-contributing buildings, as well as one non-contributing site. The district comprises commercial and institutional buildings with styles including Classical Revival, Spanish Colonial Revival, Commercial Style, Craftsman, Modern Movement and International Style. The area includes four buildings which are also individually listed.

The district was listed on the National Register of Historic Places on January 31, 2017.

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Architects:

  • Neild and Somdal
  • Taylor, James Knox

National Park Service documentation: https://npgallery.nps.gov/AssetDetail/NRIS/100000598

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