Sousa, John Philip, House

Also known as: Wild Bank
14 Hicks Lane, Sands Point, Port Washington, New York

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Description 

Sousa, a band director and composer, was best known for his marches, including "The Stars and Stripes Forever." He lived here from 1915 until his death in 1932. -- National Historic Landmark statement of significance, May 23, 1966

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on October 15, 1966
Reference number
66000532
Area of significance
Performing Arts
Level of significance
National
Evaluation criteria
B - Person
Property type
Building
Historic functions
Single dwelling; Secondary structure
Current functions
Single dwelling; Secondary structure
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1925-1949
Significant years
1907; 1915; 1932
Number of properties
Contributing buildings: 3