Sample Nominations - Criterion B

5-story red brick building fronting an avenue
Warner and Swasey Company Building, Cleveland, Ohio

Photograph courtesy of Ohio State Historic Preservation Office

Warner & Swasey Company
Ohio, Reference number: 100004410
Area of Significance: Industry, Engineering
Period of Significance: 1905-1970

This well-crafted nomination documents the significance of co-owners Worcester Reed Warner and Ambrose Swasey and their telescope innovations and engineering contributions.
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J. C. Carly House
California, Reference number: 06000143
Area of Significance: Community Planning and Development, Architecture
Period of Significance: 1922-1933

The J.C. Carly House meets Criterion B as the house that best represents J.C. Carly and his accomplishments in Sacramento. J.C. Carly was the real estate developer whose vision shaped the character of some of Sacramento's most noteworthy post World War I tract housing developments.
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Last updated: November 17, 2022