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Historic Friendship hill, home of Albert Gallatin

Lowther, Minnie Kendall.

Historic Friendship hill, home of Albert Gallatin

by Lowther, Minnie Kendall.

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Published by The Tuttle publishing company, inc. in Rutland, Vt .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Friendship Hill National Historic Site (Pa.)
    • Subjects:
    • Gallatin, Albert, 1761-1849.,
    • Friendship Hill National Historic Site (Pa.)

    • Edition Notes

      Originally published, 1928, under title: Friendship hill, home of Albert Gallatin.

      Statementby Minnie Kendall Lowther ... A fascinating story of beautiful old Friendship hill from 1788 , when Albert Gallatin obtained title, to the present.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsE302.6.G16 L9 1940
      The Physical Object
      Pagination 70 p.
      Number of Pages70
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6415298M
      LC Control Number41005249
      OCLC/WorldCa4454133

      Historic American Buildings Survey, Creator, Albert Gallatin, Hugh Graham, Albert Rolaz Gallatin, National Park Service, Marquis De Lafayette, Sponsor Society Of Architectural Historians, Lu Donnelly, and Christopher H Marston, Traub, Nicholas, photographer. Friendship Hill, New Geneva Road, Point Marion, Fayette County, PA. Fayette County. Friendship Hill National Historic Site, Point Marion: See 74 reviews, articles, and photos of Friendship Hill National Historic Site on Tripadvisor TripAdvisor reviews.

        Albert Gallatin was our longest-serving Treasury Secretary, serving from to under Presidents Jefferson and Madison. During his term, he did something truly remarkable: he cut the national debt almost in half while at the same time financing the Louisiana Purchase, doubling the . After its rediscovery in the archives of a Scottdale museum, a nearly year-old letter written by then-U.S. Minister to France Albert Gallatin has come home. In a public ceremony May 1, the Friendship Hill Association will gift the missive drafted on Ma , to the National Park : Laurel Highlands Visitors Bureau.

      - Friendship Hill is supposedly haunted by Albert Gallatin's first wife, Sophia. They got married in May of , but she died suddenly in October of She is buried somewhere on the property. Supposedly people who lived in the house after Gallatin unearthed the remains and moved them from a knoll along the Monongahela River to the new grave that is pictured above. Friendship Hill National Historic Site Friendship Hill, home to Albert Gallatin, an early U.S. Treasury secretary, is on a tight budget because of the shutdown.


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At the home of his dominating old Grandmother when a child he had often met Voltaire, whose philosophy and sage advice made a Author: Minnie Kendall Lowther. Historic Friendship Hill, Home of Albert Gallatin: A Fascinating Story of Beautiful Old Friendship Hill From When Albert Gallatin Obtained Title to the Present (Classic Reprint) [Lowther, Minnie Kendall] on *FREE* shipping on eligible orders.

Historic Friendship Hill, Home of Albert Gallatin: A Fascinating Story of Beautiful Old Friendship Hill From When Albert Author: Minnie Kendall Lowther. The Gallatin House traces the legacy of Albert Gallatin, who played an important role in the young nation's history.

Photo courtesy of Laurel Miller Tucked away in a wooded spot overlooking the Monongahela River in southwestern Pennsylvania is Friendship Hill National Historic Site, home of Albert Gallatin (–).

The National Park Service is grateful to the over volunteer firefighters who worked diligently to save Albert Gallatin’s home 40 years ago.

Friendship Hill Home of Albert Gallatin book Historic Site is located three miles north of Point Marion, Pennsylvania, on PA For more information about this event at Friendship Hill NHS, please call Additional Physical Format: Online version: Lowther, Minnie Kendall.

Friendship hill, home of Albert Gallatin. Morgantown, W. Va., Friendship hill Association [©]. Historic Friendship hill, home of Albert Gallatin by Lowther, Minnie Kendall.; 1 edition; First published in ; Places: Friendship Hill National Historic Site (Pa.); People: Albert Gallatin ().

Friendship Hill National Historic Site, Point Marion: Hours, Address, Friendship Hill National Historic Site Reviews: 4/5 there are no tours or activities available to book online for the date(s) you selected. All reviews the junior ranger program park ranger founding fathers house tour fort 4/5(74).

Friendship Hill grave of Sophia Allegre, Gallatin's first wife, who tragically died in their first year of marriage, in Wishing well in the front of the mansion Sketches of Gallatin and Friendship Hill originally published in Albert Gallatin by John Austin Stevens, and printed by.

Gallatin and kinda keeping with the times is going on now in the news this House is a product of disease. it comes about because mister Gallatin in - three as you might know is a is a widower his first wife, Sofia Allegra passed away here at Friendship Hill and his friends thought he was looking quite poorly so they suggested in June of.

The Whiskey Rebellion took place throughout the western frontier. There was not one state south of New York whose western counties did not protest the new excise with some sort of violence.

Probably the biggest concern about the excise tax was the revenues from it would support a national government the western people felt was not representing.

Gallatin's Friendship Hill is a brick 2-story home that took several years to complete. After his marriage to his second wife, the home needed an addition for the six children they had. The visitor center is located in a corner of the first floor of the home, restrooms are in the basement, and the remainder of the home is available for a self.

Friendship Hill National Historic Site in Pennsylvania highlights the accomplishments and contributions of Albert Gallatin. He served as Secretary of the Treasury from –, where he reduced the national debt, purchased the Louisiana Territory, and funded the Lewis & Clark exploration.

Become a Friendship Hill National Historic Site Junior Ranger. The program guides children on their explorations of Friendship Hill, helping them learn about Albert Gallatin’s contribution to our nation in a fun and engaging way. The Friendship Hill Junior Ranger program includes different levels of activities for children age The Friendship Hill Association will present the National Park Service with an 18th century musket that has ties to Albert Gallatin in a ceremony at 11 a.m.

Feb. 1 at Friendship Hill National. Friendship Hill National Historic Site is the rural Pennsylvania country estate of Albert Gallatin, who served as Secretary of the Treasury under two presidents. Get this from a library. Special history report: Albert Gallatin, statesman, diplomat, humanitarian, scientist: Friendship Hill National Historic Site.

[Louis Torres; America's Industrial Heritage Project.; United States. National Park Service.]. Friendship Hill was the country estate of Albert Gallatin, Secretary of the Treasury under Presidents Jefferson & Madison.

Gallatin funded the Louisiana Purchase, the Lewis & Clark Expedition, and the National Road.4/5(51). th Birthday Celebration for Albert Gallatin at Friendship Hill National Historic Site: A Trash Free Park: Accessibility: Accessibility: Albert Gallatin and James Madison to appear at Friendship Hill: Albert Gallatin, a Genevan at the Heart of the American Dream: American Indian Traditional Skills Demonstration Weekend: Anniversary History.

Albert Gallatin is best remembered for his thirteen year tenure as Secretary of the Treasury during the Jefferson and Madison administrations. In that time he reduced the national debt, purchased the Louisiana Territory and funded the Lewis & Clark exploration. Gallatin's accomplishments and contributions are highlighted at Friendship Hill, his restored country on: New Geneva Road, Point Marion,PA.Camping near Friendship Hill National Historic Site is easy with Hipcamp, where private landowners offer one-of-a-kind camping experiences.

Albert Gallatin was the Secretary of the Treasury for 13 years under Thomas Jefferson and James Madison. This home in rural Pennsylvania was Gallatin's dream. However, the rest of his family loved.Friendship Hill was the home of Albert Gallatin. The house and grounds are beautifully maintained.

The visitors enter is informational and provides both videos and written information. There are hiking paths and beautiful views overlooking the Monongahela River n4/5(74).