John P. Parker House

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John P. Parker House
John P. Parker House from northwest.jpg
Viewed from the northwest
John P. Parker House is located in Ohio
John P. Parker House
Location Ripley, Ohio
Coordinates 38°45′0″N 83°50′57″W / 38.75000°N 83.84917°W / 38.75000; -83.84917Coordinates: 38°45′0″N 83°50′57″W / 38.75000°N 83.84917°W / 38.75000; -83.84917
Built 1850
Architectural style No Style Listed
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference # 80002944 and 97000340
Significant dates
Added to NRHP January 7, 1980[1]
Designated NHL February 18, 1997[2]

The John P. Parker House is a National Historic Landmark in Ripley, Ohio. It was home to former slave and inventor John P. Parker from 1853 to his death in 1900, and was a stop on the Underground Railroad.[3]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1980,[1] and it was further designated a National Historic Landmark in 1997.[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 "John P. Parker House". National Historic Landmark summary listing. National Park Service. Retrieved 2008-06-16. 
  3. ^ "Aboard the Underground Railroad". John P. Parker House. National Park Service. 2008-06-16. 

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