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Berkley Square Neighborhood

Berkley Square Historic District
Berkley Square Historic District
Built in 1954.

Westside Legacy Park marker reads:

Early housing options for increasingly-arriving middle-class Black families started in earnest in the 1950s. Among these early housing projects was Berkley Square, the first truly middle-class housing designed and built by pioneering African American architect Paul Revere Williams.

Historic Las Vegas neighborhood dating back to the 1950s.

Named after Thomas L. Berkley (attorney, primary financier). Streets named after project contributors: J.J. Byrnes, Harry L. Wyatt, Edward A. Freeman, and Leonard A. Wilson.

Architecture: Contemporary Ranch; Paul R. Williams (Fellow of the American Institute of Architects).

Listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2009.

Listed as a U.S Historic District.

Listed on the City of Las Vegas Historic Property Register in 2016.

Located in Historic West Las Vegas.

Roughly bounded by: West Owens Avenue, H Street, Byrnes Avenue, D Street.