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Interstate State Park CCC/WPA/Rustic Style Historic District
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Buildings and structures of local basalt stone, including 1920s examples of rustic-style construction that later influenced WPA workers.

County:  Chisago
Address:  off U.S. Hwy. 8, (Interstate State Park)
City or Township:  Shafer Twp.
Listing Date:  June 11, 1992
Nomination:  89001664.pdf
Significance Level:   State
Criteria:   A, C (see criteria)
Style:   NPS Rustic Architecture
Architect:   WPA
Theme:   architecture, entertainment/recreation, landscape architecture, politics/government
Historic Functions:   Outdoor Recreation, Park
Current Functions:   Outdoor Recreation, Park
Foundation Material:   Stone
Roof Material:   Asphalt
Wall Material:   Stone, Wood

Photo of Interstate State Park CCC/WPA/Rustic Style Historic District

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