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Admiral's House
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Y/M/D Person Association Description Composition Food Event
Y/M/D Person Association Description Composition Food Event
1840/00/00 Martin E Thompson Architect Admiral's House is design by Martin E Thompson, construction was completed in 1843.
1884/04/24 Adaline DuBois Russell Died Adaline Dubois Russell dies from pneumonia at her son-in-law's, Gen Winfield Hancock, residence on Governors Island, New York City.
1886/02/09 Winfield S Hancock Died Winfield Scott Hancock dies on Governors Island, New York City.
1886/03/00 General John Schofield Home General John Schofield takes command of the Military Division of the Atlantic (1886-1888).
1888/00/00 Oliver Otis Howard Home Oliver Otis Howard takes command of the Department of the East, Military Division of the Atlantic, at Governors Island.
1894/00/00 Nelson A Miles Home Nelson A Miles commands the Department of the East from 1894 to 1895.
1895/00/00 Thomas H Ruger takes command of the Department of the East (1895-97).
1897/00/00 Wesley Merritt Home Wesley Merritt takes command of the Department of the East.
1898/00/00 Brigadier General George L Gillespie takes command at Governors Island.
1898/00/00 Brigadier General William Rufus Shafter takes command at Governors Island.
1904/00/00 Frederick Dent Grant Military Frederick Dent Grant commands the Department of the East in the 1900s and 1910s.
1908/00/00 Major General Leonard Wood takes command at Governors Island.
1949/00/00 Walter Bedell Smith Home Walter Bedell Smith is assigned command of the First Army.
1988/12/07 George H W Bush US Vice President After addressing the United Nations General Assembly about "perestroika", Soviet General Secretary Mikhail Gorbachev has lunch with President Ronald Reagan and President-Elect George H W Bush.
1988/12/07 Ronald Reagan President After addressing the United Nations General Assembly about "perestroika", Soviet General Secretary Mikhail Gorbachev has lunch with President Ronald Reagan and President-Elect George H W Bush.

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Particulars for Admiral's House:
Area of Significance Architecture
Criteria Architecture-Engineering
Sight Category Building
Owner Federal
Architectural Style Federal Style
Criteria Historic Event
Historic Use Institutional housing
Level of Significance Local
Area of Significance Military



US National Registry of Historic Places Data »

Accurate at time of registration: 24th July 1972

PLACE DETAILS
Registry Name: Admiral's House
Registry Address: Governors Island
Registry Number: 72000860
Resource Type: Building
Owner: Federal
Architect: unknown
Architectural Style: Federal
Contributing Buildings: 1
Certification: Listed in the National Register
CULTURAL DETAILS
Level of Significance: Local
Area of Significance: Military, Architecture
Applicable Criteria: Event, Architecture-Engineering
Period of Significance: 1825-1849
Significant Year: 1840
Historic Function: Domestic
Historic Sub-Function: Institutional housing
Current Function: Domestic
Current Sub-Function: Institutional housing

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