Watterston House

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Watterston House
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Watterston House is located in Washington, D.C.
Watterston House
Location 224 2nd Street, S.E., Washington, D.C.
Coordinates 38°53′11″N 77°0′13″W / 38.88639°N 77.00361°W / 38.88639; -77.00361Coordinates: 38°53′11″N 77°0′13″W / 38.88639°N 77.00361°W / 38.88639; -77.00361
Built 1802
Architectural style Federal
Governing body Private
NRHP Reference # 91001942 [1][2]

Watterson House is a Federal rowhouse, located at 224 2nd Street, Southeast, Washington, D.C., on Capitol Hill.

It was placed on the National Register of Historic Places on January 17, 1992.

It was named for George Watterston, a Librarian of Congress.[3] It was the headquarters of the Cato Institute from 1982 to 1993.[4] It is the headquarters of the National Indian Gaming Association.[5]

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