Belt-Gaskin House

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Belt-Gaskin House
Belt-Gaskin House is located in New York
Belt-Gaskin House
Belt-Gaskin House is located in the US
Belt-Gaskin House
Nearest city Auburn, New York
Coordinates 42°55′20″N 76°34′33″W / 42.92222°N 76.57583°W / 42.92222; -76.57583Coordinates: 42°55′20″N 76°34′33″W / 42.92222°N 76.57583°W / 42.92222; -76.57583
Area 0.8 acres (0.32 ha)
Built 1868
Architectural style Mid-late 19th Century
MPS Freedom Trail, Abolitionism, and African American Life in Central New York MPS
NRHP Reference # 05001135[1]
Added to NRHP October 05, 2005

Belt-Gaskin House is a historic home located at Auburn in Cayuga County, New York. It is a two-story, three-bay frame house built about 1868. The house was built by African Americans Thomas and Rachel Belt, who returned to the U.S. from Canada after the conclusion of the Civil War.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2005.[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. ^ Nancy L. Todd (June 2005). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: Belt-Gaskin House". New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2009-11-10. See also: "Accompanying photo".