Amos Morse House

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Amos Morse House
FoxboroughMA AmosMorseHouse.jpg
Amos Morse House is located in Massachusetts
Amos Morse House
Location Foxborough, Massachusetts
Coordinates 42°5′4″N 71°15′29″W / 42.08444°N 71.25806°W / 42.08444; -71.25806Coordinates: 42°5′4″N 71°15′29″W / 42.08444°N 71.25806°W / 42.08444; -71.25806
Built 1804
Architect Unknown
Architectural style Other, Federal
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference #

86000027

[1]
Added to NRHP January 9, 1986

The Amos Morse House is a historic house at 77 North Street in Foxborough, Massachusetts. The two-story wood frame house was built in 1803 for his children, Amos Jr. and Sarah. One of its ells was used by the Morses as a shop for producing straw hats, a significant industry in early 19th-century Foxborough.[2]

The house was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1986,[1] when it was still in the hands of Morse descendants.[2]

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  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2008-04-15. 
  2. ^ a b "MACRIS inventory record for Amos Morse House". Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Retrieved 2014-05-28.