Robert Simpson Woodward House

1513 16th St., NW, Washington, District of Columbia

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Description 

Washington home (1904-c. 1914) of a leading late-19th-century geologist and mathematician who was the first president of the Carnegie Institution while he lived here. -- National Historic Landmark statement of significance, January 7, 1976

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on January 7, 1976
Reference number
76002136
NR name
Woodward, Robert Simpson, House
Area of significance
Science
Level of significance
National
Evaluation criteria
B - Person
Property type
Building
Historic function
Single dwelling
Current function
Multiple dwelling
Period of significance
1900-1924
Significant years
1904; 1914