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Pending Nominations

Pending Nominations

Pursuant to Section 4855(a) of the California Code of Regulations California Register of Historical Resources (Title 14, Chapter 11.5), the following nominations are scheduled for the April 29, 2015 SHRC quarterly meeting at the Naval Training Center at Liverty Station, McMillin Event Center, 2875 Dewey Road, San Diego, California 92106. Meeting notices and agendas will be posted ten days prior to the meeting date.

The SHRC invites comments on the nominations from the public either in writing or at the scheduled public meeting. Copies of nominations are posted as PDF documents below. Written comments can be sent to: State Historical Resources Commission, P.O. Box 942896, Sacramento, CA 94296-0001.


Complete and official listing of nominated properties scheduled for hearing at the above mentioned SHRC Meeting can be found on the meeting agenda via the SHRC Meeting Schedule and Notices page. The nominations on this page may not reflect the most current properties listed on the agenda.

Properties can be removed from the agenda by the State Historic Preservation Officer or the State Historical Resources Commission. No properties can be added to the agenda.

National Register of Historic Places nominations are considered drafts until listed by the Keeper.

California Register of Historic Resources nominations are considered drafts until listed or formally determined eligible for listing by the State Historical Resources Commission.

Calfornia Historical Landmarks and Points of Historical Interest are considered drafts until approved for listing by the State Historical Resources Commission and the Director of California State Parks.

Properties being nominated to the National Register of Historic Places.

PHOTOAnaheim Orange & Lemon Association Packing House is a Mission Revival citrus packing house designed in the Mission Revival style. Located in Anaheim, Orange County, the packing house is significant as a physical manifestation of the southern California citrus industry and an architecturally significant example of Mission Revival architecture.

PHOTO Cypress Street Schoolhouse
is a 1931 schoolhouse located in the city of Orange. Constructed in the Spanish Colonial Revival style, the school was involved with civil rights and anti-segregation movements in southern California. Built as a segregated elementary school for Spanish-speaking children, the school is significant in the area of Ethnic Heritage, and is nominated in association with the Latinos in Twentieth Century California Multiple Property Submission.

PHOTO Forysthe Memorial School for Girls
in the Boyle Heights neighborhood of Los Angeles was also known as the Presbyterian School for Mexican Girls. Constructed in 1914 in the Spanish Colonial Revival style, the building was commissioned for the school that occupied it until 1934. The curriculum for grades one through eight emphasized domestic arts, patriotism, and religion, representing attempts by Protestant denominations to homogenize Mexican American culture in Los Angeles. The school is significant in the area of Ethnic Heritage, and is nominated in association with the Latinos in Twentieth Century California Multiple Property Submission.

PHOTO Hollywood Western Building in Los Angeles is an Art Deco commercial mixed-use building, constructed between 1924 and 1929. Designed by architect S. Charles Lee, the building embodies the architectural evolution of Hollywood in the 1920s.

Kwaaymii Homeland (Location restricted) contains the core ancestral homeland sites and locations associated with the Kwaaymii tribe of California Indians. The property is a unique combination of intact ethnographic, tribal, traditional, and archaeological resources described as a cultural landscape.

PHOTO San Diego Gas & Electric Capistrano Substation is an electrical substation building located in San Juan Capistrano, built between 1917-1918. This substation was the connecting point between Southern California Edison and San Diego Gas & Electric long distance power lines, an important link between two major regionla power companies, and the main connection to reliable electric power for the city of San Juan Capistrano for many years.

PHOTO University of Southern California Historic District is an early private institution of higher education in California. Originally established in 1880, the district represents the growth and development of USC over time, guded by three master plans, including buildings constructed from 1880 through 1979.

PHOTO Von Pfister General Store
is a Monterey Colonial-type adobe associated with proprietor Edward Horatio Von Pfister (1813-1886), a Benicia pioneer merchant and an influential early community member. As the earliest store in Solano County, the Von Pfister General Store provided access to much needed supplies and commodities for frontier settlers. As a central meeting point for residents and travelers in the area to exchange news and goods, the General Store became associated with the announcement of the discovery of gold in California.

Properties being nominated to the California Register of Historical Resources.

PHOTO Cottrell House is a 1936 Hacienda/Rancheria style home designed by master archtiect Cliff May. The property is a transition from his earlier work in San Diego to his later work with Ranch style homes in Los Angeles.

The next State Historical Resources Commission meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, April 29, 2015.  Nominations to be heard on the  Wednesday, April 29, 2015 agenda will be posted after February 27, 2015.