1980 Capitol North National Historic District

1980 Capitol North National Historic District (HM1SMU)

Location: Cheyenne, WY 82001 Laramie County
Country: United States of America

N 41° 8.468', W 104° 49.404'

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The Capitol North Historic District of Cheyenne was built between 1905-1930 and was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1980. This district presents a good blend of middle to upper income housing for the period. Many of the home styles are frame construction with clapboard siding, brick, and brick veneers that were common in the period. Several of the older buildings within the district were moved in from Fort D.A. Russell (now F.E. Warren Air Force Base) as the fort changed from wooden structures to the brick ones you see today.
This district, consisting of approximately 12 city blocks, is located primarily to the North of the State Capitol. Because of its proximity to the State Capitol and other State buildings, this district provided housing for officials of the State to include Governors, State Legislatures, lawyers, judges, and other related professionals.
Some of the key buildings in this district include: The Luke Voorhies House, 2819 Thomes, 1884; The Charles Hirsig House, 2800 Carey Avenue, 1922; The J.B. True House, 2800 Capitol Avenue, 1922; The Cyrus Beard House, 2710 Carey Avenue, 1911; The Moses P. Keefe House, 210 W. 27th Street, 1910; Governor Leslie Miller Home, 108 W. 27th Street, 1908; The W.E. Chaplin House, 2622 Central Avenue, 1910; The A.A. Underwood House, 214 W. 26th Street, 1905;



and the D.S. Swan House, 2612 Central Avenue, 1915.
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HM NumberHM1SMU
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Placed ByCity of Cheyenne, Cheyenne Historic Historic Preservation Board, Cheyenne Area Convention and Visitors Board, Wyoming Cultural Trust Fund and Preserve America
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Sunday, June 19th, 2016 at 11:38am PDT -07:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)13T E 514820 N 4554439
Decimal Degrees41.14113333, -104.82340000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 41° 8.468', W 104° 49.404'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds41° 8' 28.08" N, 104° 49' 24.24" W
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Area Code(s)307, 712
Which side of the road?Marker is on the right when traveling East
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 2573-2599 Pioneer Ave, Cheyenne WY 82001, US
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