House of Four Pillars

House of Four Pillars (HMH6L)

Location: Maumee, OH 43537 Lucas County
Country: United States of America

N 41° 33.736', W 83° 38.914'

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Theodore Dreiser wrote in 1900 his famous novel, Sister Carrie, in this house. It was built in 1835 and altered to Greek Revival Style in 1844. Dreiser acquired it in 1899. The house possesses most of the features typical of the American "classic temple" including four Doric columns rising the full length of the structure. In 1967 the house is owned by the William M. Hankins family.
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HM NumberHMH6L
Series This marker is part of the Ohio: Ohio Historical Society series
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Marker Number2-48
Year Placed1967
Placed ByThe Ohio Historical Society
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Thursday, October 2nd, 2014 at 7:15pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)17T E 279145 N 4604564
Decimal Degrees41.56226667, -83.64856667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 41° 33.736', W 83° 38.914'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds41° 33' 44.16" N, 83° 38' 54.84" W
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Area Code(s)419
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 316 E Broadway St, Maumee OH 43537, US
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