Ballard House Historical

Ballard House Historical (HM1TE9)

Location: Washington, DC 20002
Country: United States of America

N 38° 54.394', W 76° 59.82'

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("House #2")

Erected in 1867Melville Ballard(1839-1912)Classes of 1886 (B.S.) & 1870 (M.S.)Ballard was the first undergraduate to receive a bachelor of science degree in 1866 from the National Deaf-Mute College, now Gallaudet University. He taught at Kendall School for 46 years, and he was also the first president of Gallaudet College Alumni Association (1889-1893). The D.C. Chapter of the Gallaudet College Alumni Association was officially organized in 1905 at a meeting held here.Gift of Gallaudet University Alumni AssociationLaurent Clerc Cultural Fund2001
HM NumberHM1TE9
Year Placed2001
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Date Added Sunday, July 31st, 2016 at 5:01pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 326841 N 4308303
Decimal Degrees38.90656667, -76.99700000
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 38° 54.394', W 76° 59.82'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds38° 54' 23.64" N, 76° 59' 49.2" W
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Area Code(s)202
Closest Postal AddressAt or near Faculty Row, Washington DC 20002, US
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