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Eli Whitney Gun Factory

  • Also Known As: Eli Whitney Museum

  • Address: 915 - 940 Whitney Ave
  • Travel Genus: Sight
  • Sight Category: Site



Y/M/D Person Association Description Composition Food Event
Y/M/D Person Association Description Composition Food Event
1798/09/17 Eli Whitney Owner Eli Whitney buys land for his gun factory

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Particulars for Eli Whitney Gun Factory:
Cultural Affiliation American Industrial
Weapon Firearms
Area of Significance Industry
Criteria Information Potential
Historic Use Manufacturing facility
Level of Significance National
Owner Private
Sight Category Site

US National Registry of Historic Places Data »

Accurate at time of registration:

Registry Name:
Registry Address:
Registry Number: 74002049
Resource Type:
Owner: Private
Level of Significance: National
Area of Significance: Industry
Applicable Criteria: Information Potential
Cultural Affiliation: American,industrial
Period of Significance: 1800-1824, 1750-1799, 1850-1874, 1825-1849
Significant Year: 1798, 1860
Historic Function: Industry, processing, extraction
Historic Sub-Function: Manufacturing facility
Current Function: Vacant, not in use
Current Sub-Function:

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