Y/M/D Person Association Description Composition Food Event
Y/M/D Person Association Description Composition Food Event
1849/00/00 Josiah Davis Architect Built
1850/00/00 Henry David Thoreau Home Thoreau home 1850-1862
1862/05/06 Henry David Thoreau Died Henry David Thoreau dies of Tuberculosis, he is buried in Sleepy Hollow Cemetery
1877/00/00 Louisa May Alcott Home Louisa May Alcott purchases a residence, it will become the Alcott family home.

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Particulars for Thoreau-Alcott House:
Sight Category Building
Area of Significance Literature
Level of Significance National
Criteria Person
Area of Significance Philosophy
Owner Private
Historic Use Single dwelling
Area of Significance Social History

US National Registry of Historic Places Data »

Accurate at time of registration:

Registry Name:
Registry Address:
Registry Number: 76000247
Resource Type:
Owner: Private
Architect: Davis,Josiah
Architectural Style: No style listed
Level of Significance: National
Area of Significance: Literature, Philosophy, Social history
Applicable Criteria: Person
Period of Significance: 1875-1899, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Significant Year: 1849, 1877, 1877
Associated People: Thoreau,Henry David,et al.
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-Function: Single dwelling
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-Function: Single dwelling

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