Farmer - Goodwin Mansion

Farmer - Goodwin Mansion (HMIBP)

Location: Tempe, AZ 85281 Maricopa County
Country: United States of America

N 33° 25.261', W 111° 56.653'

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Begun in 1885, this adobe house was completed in February 1886 by Hiram Bradford Farmer. Professor Farmer was the first principal and sole instructor of the newly founded Territorial Normal School, now Arizona State University. Unofficially the building served as the first dormitory since Mrs. Farmer accepted women students as boarders. In 1902 the property was sold to Mrs. James C. Goodwin.

The building is listed on the National Register of Historic Places.
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HM NumberHMIBP
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Placed ByTempe Historical Society and Arizona Historical Society
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Date Added Saturday, October 4th, 2014 at 7:33pm PDT -07:00
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Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)12S E 412214 N 3698360
Decimal Degrees33.42101667, -111.94421667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 33° 25.261', W 111° 56.653'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds33° 25' 15.66" N, 111° 56' 39.18" W
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Area Code(s)480, 602
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 821 S Farmer Ave, Tempe AZ 85281, US
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