Mendel, Lafayette B., House

18 Trumbull St., New Haven, Connecticut

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Description 

From 1900 to 1924, this was the home of Lafayette B. Mendel, the distinguished early 20th-century Yale biochemist who contributed to the identification of vitamins and who performed pioneering research on proteins and nutrition in general. Not open to the public. -- 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
76002138
Architectural styles
Victorian: Renaissance; Victorian: Italianate
Area of significance
Science
Level of significance
National
Evaluation criteria
B - Person
Property type
Building
Historic function
Single dwelling
Current function
Professional
Period of significance
1900-1924
Significant years
1900; 1924

Update Log 

  • November 8, 2017: New Street View added by Brian Bartlett

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