McCabe-Marlowe House Historical

McCabe-Marlowe House Historical (HM1VXJ)

Location: Grand Rapids, MI 49503 Kent County
Country: United States of America

N 42° 57.91', W 85° 39.694'

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Built between 1865 and 1870 by James and Hannah Gallup, this Victorian style villa is one of the oldest homes in the Heritage Hill Historic District. Gallup and his family lived here until 1896. The house was later owned by several prominent Grand Rapids residents, including the James Wylie family (major contributors to the Grand Rapids Foundation), the Ennis P. Whitney family, and the Alexander M. Campbell family. In 1945 the house was purchased by Marie McCabe and her niece Wilma McCabe Marlowe. Both women taught science at Grand Rapids Junior College until the 1950s. They opened their home as a social and cultural gathering place for students. The Grand Rapids Junior College Foundation acquired the property in 1980 so that the house could continue to used in the tradition begun by Marie McCabe and Wilma Marlowe.
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HM NumberHM1VXJ
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Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Saturday, November 26th, 2016 at 5:02pm PST -08:00
Locationbig map
UTM (WGS84 Datum)16T E 609155 N 4757815
Decimal Degrees42.96516667, -85.66156667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 42° 57.91', W 85° 39.694'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds42° 57' 54.6" N, 85° 39' 41.64" W
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Area Code(s)616
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 300-318 Fountain St NE, Grand Rapids MI 49503, US
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