Amelia Bloomer House

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Amelia Bloomer House
Amelia Bloomer House is located in New York
Amelia Bloomer House
Amelia Bloomer House is located in the US
Amelia Bloomer House
Location 53 E. Bayard St., Seneca Falls, New York
Coordinates 42°54′35″N 76°47′27″W / 42.90972°N 76.79083°W / 42.90972; -76.79083Coordinates: 42°54′35″N 76°47′27″W / 42.90972°N 76.79083°W / 42.90972; -76.79083
Area 65 acres (26 ha)
Built 1847
Architect Latham Bros., Builders & Contractors
Architectural style Italianate
MPS Women's Rights Historic Sites TR
NRHP Reference # 80000359[1]
Added to NRHP August 29, 1980

Amelia Bloomer House is a historic home located at Seneca Falls in Seneca County, New York. It is a two-story, Italianate style frame dwelling built originally in 1830 and modified to its present style in the 1850s. In 1945, the house was modified to be a multiple dwelling. The home is notable as the residence of temperance advocate and women's rights leader Amelia Bloomer. It is also reputed to have been a stop on the Underground Railroad.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 1980.[1]

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b National Park Service (2009-03-13). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 
  2. ^ Anne Ackerson (August 1978). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: Amelia Bloomer House". New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2009-11-10.