Edwin W. and Charlotte Clarke House

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Edwin W. and Charlotte Clarke House
Edwin W. and Charlotte Clarke House is located in New York
Edwin W. and Charlotte Clarke House
Edwin W. and Charlotte Clarke House is located in the US
Edwin W. and Charlotte Clarke House
Location 80 E. Mohawk St., Oswego, New York
Coordinates 43°27′24″N 76°30′2″W / 43.45667°N 76.50056°W / 43.45667; -76.50056Coordinates: 43°27′24″N 76°30′2″W / 43.45667°N 76.50056°W / 43.45667; -76.50056
Area less than one acre
Built 1857
Architectural style Italianate
MPS Freedom Trail, Abolitionism, and African American Life in Central New York MPS
NRHP Reference # 02000052[1]
Added to NRHP February 26, 2002

Edwin W. and Charlotte Clarke House is a historic home located at Oswego in Oswego County, New York. It is a 2 12-story brick Italianate style residence built in 1857. Edwin W. and Charlotte Clarke were prominent abolitionists and it is believed that the house was a way station on the Underground Railroad.[2]

It was listed on the National Register of Historic Places in 2002.[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. ^ Helen M. Breitbeck (October 2000). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: Edwin W. and Charlotte Clarke House". New York State Office of Parks, Recreation and Historic Preservation. Retrieved 2009-12-01.  See also: "Accompanying four photos".