Benjamin C. Wilder House

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Benjamin C. Wilder House
Benjamin C. Wilder House is located in Maine
Benjamin C. Wilder House
Location Main Street, Washburn, Maine
Coordinates 46°47′20″N 68°09′23″W / 46.78889°N 68.15639°W / 46.78889; -68.15639Coordinates: 46°47′20″N 68°09′23″W / 46.78889°N 68.15639°W / 46.78889; -68.15639
Built 1852[2]
NRHP Reference # 87000946[1]
Added to NRHP June 12, 1987

Benjamin C. Wilder House is an historic house in Washburn, Maine. It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in June 1987.[1] It was built in 1852, which was nine years before the town was incorporated in 1861. It is also the home of the Salmon Brook Historical Society.[2]

The Society operates the house as a mid 19th-century period historic house museum, and as well as the Aroostook Agricultural Museum, which is housed in a nearby barn.[3]

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  1. ^ a b "National Register of Historic Places for Aroostook County, Maine". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. Retrieved December 28, 2011. 
  2. ^ a b "Maine Architecture Trail". Retrieved 28 December 2011. 
  3. ^ "Salmon Brook Historical Society Facts". Maine Memory Network. Retrieved 2 March 2015. 

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