Jefferson Cutter House

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Jefferson Cutter House
Photo of the house, 2008
Jefferson Cutter House is located in Massachusetts
Jefferson Cutter House
Location Arlington, Massachusetts
Coordinates 42°24′55″N 71°9′12″W / 42.41528°N 71.15333°W / 42.41528; -71.15333Coordinates: 42°24′55″N 71°9′12″W / 42.41528°N 71.15333°W / 42.41528; -71.15333
Built 1830
Architect Unknown
Architectural style Greek Revival, Federal
Governing body Local
MPS Arlington MRA
NRHP Reference #

85001028

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Added to NRHP January 23, 1992

The Jefferson Cutter House is a historic house on the National Register of Historic Places and located at 1 Whittemore Park in the center of Arlington, Massachusetts. It houses the Cyrus E. Dallin Art Museum, dedicated to the sculptor Cyrus Dallin, who was a long-time Arlington resident.[2]

The building was built in 1830 in a Greek Revival/Federal style in a saltbox shape. The building which currently (2012) houses "the Arlington Chamber of Commerce, the Cyrus E. Dallin Museum and an art gallery, was originally home to [Jefferson] Cutter who...was born in Arlington (then still part of Cambridge) in 1803."[3] The house was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1992.

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  1. ^ "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2008-04-15. 
  2. ^ "Dallin Art Museum". Retrieved 2008-09-29. 
  3. ^ Nicole Laskowski, "Jefferson Cutter House hits milestone," The Arlington Advocate, Dec 04, 2009 @ 06:30 AM, http://www.wickedlocal.com/arlington/news/x1758550556/Jefferson-Cutter-House-hits-milestone#ixzz2GlowFq5w

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