William H. McGuffey House

Also known as: William Holmes McGuffey House
401 E. Spring St., Oxford, Ohio

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By Nyttend - Own work, Public Domain, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=11244005

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Description 

From 1833 to 1836, this two story brick structure was the home of William H. McGuffey. While living here, McGuffey wrote the first three of his six ECLECTIC READERS. -- National Historic Landmark statement of significance, December 21, 1965

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on October 15, 1966
Reference number
66000605
NR name
McGuffey, William H., House
Area of significance
Education
Level of significance
National
Evaluation criteria
B - Person
Property type
Building
Historic function
Single dwelling
Current function
Museum
Period of significance
1825-1849
Significant years
1833; 1836

Update Log 

  • August 6, 2017: New photo from Bill Eichelberger
  • August 18, 2016: Updated by Andrew Wood: Updated coordinates

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