Barnard, Henry, House

118 Main St., Hartford, Connecticut

Photos 

Henry Barnard House

1. STAIR, INTERIOR VIEW

Photo from the Historic American Buildings Survey

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Map 

Street View 

Description 

Birthplace and residence of Henry Barnard, pioneer educator instrumental in stimulating the growth of the public school system; later served as state's superintendent of schools and in 1867 was appointed first U.S. commissioner of education. -- Historic American Buildings Survey (HABS CT-358)

National Register information 

Status
Posted to the National Register of Historic Places on October 15, 1966
Reference number
66000803
Area of significance
Education
Level of significance
National
Evaluation criteria
B - Person
Property type
Building
Historic function
Single dwelling
Current functions
Hotel; Church related residence
Periods of significance
1900-1924; 1875-1899; 1850-1874; 1800-1824; 1825-1849
Significant years
1811; 1900

Update Log 

  • October 17, 2017: New Street View added by Brian Bartlett

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