Hager House (Hagerstown, Maryland)
|Area||2 acres (0.81 ha)|
|Built by||Hager, Jonathan|
|NRHP Reference #||74000974|
|Added to NRHP||November 5, 1974|
The Hager House is a two-story stone house in Hagerstown, Maryland, United States that dates to c. 1740. The house was built by Jonathan Hager, a German immigrant from Westphalia, who founded Hagerstown. The basement contains two spring-fed pools of water, providing a secure water source. Hager sold the property, then known as Hager's Fancy to Jacob Rohrer. The house remained in the Rohrer family until 1944, when it was acquired by the Washington County Historical Society. The restored house was given to the City of Hagerstown in 1954 and opened to the public in 1962 as a historic house museum.
The Hager House is located off Key Street in Hagerstown City Park, and is open for visits from April through December.
- Staff (2010-07-09). "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service.
- Ann Hill and Pamela James (August 1973). "National Register of Historic Places Registration: Hager House" (PDF). Maryland Historical Trust. Retrieved 2016-01-01.
- "The Hager House". General Information. The City of Hagerstown. 2008-07-10.
- Hager House, Washington County, including photo in 1991, at Maryland Historical Trust
- Hager House - official site
- Jonathan Hager House (Foundation), Hagerstown, Washington, MD at the Historic American Buildings Survey (HABS)
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