Wolcott, Oliver, House

97 South St., Litchfield, Connecticut

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Description 

From 1753 to 1797, this was the home of Oliver Wolcott (1753-1797), politician, soldier, and jurist. Wolcott was a delegate to the Continental Congress and a signer of the Declaration of Independence, as well as a State Senator. -- National Historic Landmark statement of significance, November 11, 1971

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on November 11, 1971
Reference number
71001011
Architectural style
Federal
Area of significance
Politics/Government
Level of significance
National
Evaluation criteria
B - Person
Property type
Building
Historic function
Single dwelling
Current function
Single dwelling
Period of significance
1750-1799
Significant years
1753; 1797

Update Log 

  • November 30, 2017: New Street View added by Brian Bartlett

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