Herbert H. Dow House

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Herbert H. Dow House
H. H. Dow House.jpg
Herbert H. Dow House is located in Michigan
Herbert H. Dow House
Location 1038 W. Main St., Midland, Michigan
Coordinates 43°36′59″N 84°14′50″W / 43.61639°N 84.24722°W / 43.61639; -84.24722Coordinates: 43°36′59″N 84°14′50″W / 43.61639°N 84.24722°W / 43.61639; -84.24722
Built 1899
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference # 76001033
Significant dates
Added to NRHP May 11, 1976[1]
Designated NHL May 11, 1976[2]

The Herbert H. Dow House, also known as Dow House, was the home of Herbert H. Dow, founder of Dow Chemical Company, from 1899 until his death in 1930. His wife, Grace, and five children survived him and continued to reside there.

It was declared a National Historic Landmark in 1976.[2][3]

Back side of Dow home.

References[edit]

  1. ^ "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2007-01-23. 
  2. ^ a b "Herbert H. Dow House". National Historic Landmark summary listing. National Park Service. Retrieved 2008-05-02. 
  3. ^ James Sheire (January 29, 1976). "National Register of Historic Places Inventory-Nomination: Herbert H. Dow House / The Dow House PDF (32 KB)". National Park Service.  and Accompanying two photos, exterior, from 1976 PDF (32 KB)