Theodore W. Richards House

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Theodore W. Richards House
Theodore W. Richards House - 15 Follen Street, Cambridge, MA - IMG 4052.JPG
Theodore W. Richards House is located in Massachusetts
Theodore W. Richards House
Location Cambridge, Massachusetts
Coordinates 42°22′43″N 71°7′22″W / 42.37861°N 71.12278°W / 42.37861; -71.12278Coordinates: 42°22′43″N 71°7′22″W / 42.37861°N 71.12278°W / 42.37861; -71.12278
Built 1900
Architect Warren,Smith, & Biscoe
Architectural style No Style Listed
Governing body Private
Part of Follen Street Historic District (#86001681)
NRHP Reference # 76001999[1]
Significant dates
Added to NRHP January 07, 1976
Designated NHL January 7, 1976
Designated CP May 19, 1986

The Theodore W. Richards House is a National Historic Landmark at 15 Follen Street in Cambridge, Massachusetts.

The house was built in 1900 by Warren, Smith & Biscoe and was the home of Harvard University chemist and 1914 Nobel Prize winner, Theodore William Richards. The house was added to the National Register of Historic Places in 1976,[1][2] and included in the Follen Street Historic District in 1986.[3]

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  1. ^ a b "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2008-04-15. 
  2. ^ NHL Listing information
  3. ^ "MACRIS inventory record for Theodore W. Richards House". Commonwealth of Massachusetts. Retrieved 2014-03-22.