National Register of Historic Places listings in Haines Borough, Alaska Article

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Location of the Haines Borough in Alaska

This is a list of the National Register of Historic Places listings in Haines Borough, Alaska.

This is intended to be a complete list of the properties and districts on the National Register of Historic Places in Haines Borough, Alaska, United States. The locations of National Register properties and districts for which the latitude and longitude coordinates are included below, may be seen in a Google map. [1]

There are 6 properties and districts listed on the National Register in the borough, including 1 National Historic Landmark.

This National Park Service list is complete through NPS recent listings posted April 12, 2019. [2]
Map all coordinates using: OpenStreetMap 
Download coordinates as: KML ·  GPX

Current listings

[3] Name on the Register [4] Image Date listed [5] Location City or town Description
1 Charlie Anway Cabin September 14, 2001
( #01000967)
Mile 1.5 on the Haines Highway
59°14′27″N 135°28′45″W / 59.24089°N 135.4793°W / 59.24089; -135.4793 (Charlie Anway Cabin)
2 Eldred Rock Lighthouse
Eldred Rock Lighthouse
December 30, 1975
( #75000332)
20 miles (32 km) south of Haines, east of Sullivan Island in Lynn Canal
58°58′15″N 135°13′13″W / 58.97096°N 135.22026°W / 58.97096; -135.22026 (Eldred Rock Lighthouse)
3 Fort William H. Seward
Fort William H. Seward
April 11, 1972
( #72000190)
Port Chilkoot, about 0.5 miles (0.80 km) south of Haines, Alaska
59°13′37″N 135°26′38″W / 59.22705°N 135.44379°W / 59.22705; -135.44379 (Fort William H. Seward)
4 Government Indian School February 8, 1980
( #80000756)
1st Avenue, between Union Street and View Street.
59°14′16″N 135°26′35″W / 59.23768°N 135.44313°W / 59.23768; -135.44313 (Government Indian School)
5 Pleasant Camp
Pleasant Camp
July 5, 1973
( #73000376)
Mile 40 on the Haines Highway, near US-Canadian border
59°27′00″N 136°21′46″W / 59.45008°N 136.36282°W / 59.45008; -136.36282 (Pleasant Camp)
Haines Also known as the Dalton Trail Camp, it was an outpost of the Canadian Northwest Mounted Police in the late 19th century.
6 Porcupine District
Porcupine District
November 13, 1976
( #76000358)
1 mile (1.6 km) southwest of Mile 35 of Haines Highway, across Klehini River
59°25′20″N 136°14′14″W / 59.4223°N 136.23714°W / 59.4223; -136.23714 (Porcupine District)
Haines Mining camp mostly active in the early 20th century.

See also


  1. ^ The latitude and longitude information provided in this table was derived originally from the National Register Information System, which has been found to be fairly accurate for about 99% of listings. For about 1% of NRIS original coordinates, experience has shown that one or both coordinates are typos or otherwise extremely far off; some corrections may have been made. A more subtle problem causes many locations to be off by up to 150 yards, depending on location in the country: most NRIS coordinates were derived from tracing out latitude and longitudes from USGS topographical quadrant maps created under the North American Datum of 1927, which differs from the current, highly accurate WGS84 GPS system used by most on-line maps. Chicago is about right, but NRIS longitudes in Washington are higher by about 4.5 seconds, and are lower by about 2.0 seconds in Maine. Latitudes differ by about 1.0 second in Florida. Some locations in this table may have been corrected to current GPS standards.
  2. ^ "National Register of Historic Places: Weekly List Actions". National Park Service, United States Department of the Interior. Retrieved on April 12, 2019.
  3. ^ Numbers represent an ordering by significant words. Various colorings, defined here, differentiate National Historic Landmarks and historic districts from other NRHP buildings, structures, sites or objects.
  4. ^ National Park Service (2008-04-24). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.
  5. ^ The eight-digit number below each date is the number assigned to each location in the National Register Information System database, which can be viewed by clicking the number.