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National Historic Landmarks


1849

The Wheeling Suspension Bridge was opened for traffic

1908

Anna Jarvis founded Mother's Day

Other events that happened on or around 1908

1935

The National Historic Landmarks program was authorized

Other events that happened on or around 1935

Dec 21, 1965

Alexander Wade Mansion was designated a National Historic Landmark

Other events that happened on or around December 21, 1965

Nov 28, 1972

Traveller's Rest was designated a National Historic Landmark

May 15, 1975

Wheeling Suspension Bridge was designated a National Historic Landmark

Other events that happened on or around May 15, 1975

May 04, 1983

Elkins Coal and Coke Company Historic District was designated a National Historic Landmark

Jun 07, 1988

Davis and Elkins Historic District was designated a National Historic Landmark

Other events that happened on or around June 07, 1988

Jun 20, 1988

West Virginia Independence Hall was designated a National Historic Landmark

Dec 20, 1989

Reber Radio Telescope at Green Bank was designated a National Historic Landmark

Other events that happened on or around December 20, 1989

Jun 21, 1990

Bethany College's Old Main, The Greenbrier, and Weston State Hospital were designated National Historic Landmarks

Other events that happened on or around June 21, 1990

Apr 27, 1992

Clover Archeological Site and the boarding house prison that held Mother Jones were designated National Historic Landmarks

Other events that happened on or around April 27, 1992

Oct 05, 1992

Andrews Methodist Episcopal Church was designated a National Historic Landmark

Other events that happened on or around October 05, 1992

Apr 19, 1994

Alexander Campbell Mansion was designated a National Historic Landmark

1996

The boarding-house prison that held Mother Jones was demolished by its owners

Other events that happened on or around 1996

Feb 18, 1997

Matewan Historic District was designated a National Historic Landmark

Other events that happened on or around February 18, 1997

Jul 31, 2003

Baltimore and Ohio Railroad Martinsburg Shops were designated a National Historic Landmark

Other events that happened on or around July 31, 2003


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