Ellen Swallow Richards House

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Ellen Swallow Richards Residence
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Ellen Swallow Richards House is located in Massachusetts
Ellen Swallow Richards House
Location 32 Eliot St., Jamaica Plain, Massachusetts
Coordinates 42°18′41.5″N 71°7′3.5″W / 42.311528°N 71.117639°W / 42.311528; -71.117639Coordinates: 42°18′41.5″N 71°7′3.5″W / 42.311528°N 71.117639°W / 42.311528; -71.117639
Area 0.2 acres (0.081 ha)
Architectural style Italianate
Governing body Private
Part of Monument Square Historic District (#90001536)
NRHP Reference # 92001874[1]
Significant dates
Added to NRHP March 31, 1992
Designated CP October 11, 1990

The Ellen H. Swallow Richards House is a National Historic Landmark house at 32 Eliot Street in Jamaica Plain, a neighborhood of Boston, Massachusetts.

Ellen Swallow Richards and Robert Hallowell Richards moved into the Italianate house in 1876.[2] The house was added to the National Register of Historic Places and declared a National Historic Landmark in 1992.[1][2]

She is considered a pioneer in environmental engineering and many of her methods are still used today.

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  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2009-03-13. 
  2. ^ a b National Historic Landmark profile, National Park Service. Accessed 2009-11-24.

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