James W. Marshall House - Lambertville, NJ
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member bluesnote
N 40° 21.961 W 074° 56.630
18T E 504768 N 4468383
Quick Description: The childhood home of James W. Marshall, the man who discovered gold at Sutter's Mill sparking the California Gold Rush, located in Lambertville, New Jersey.
Location: New Jersey, United States
Date Posted: 9/5/2021 3:17:50 PM
Waymark Code: WM14X79
Published By: Groundspeak Regular Member Dragontree
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Long Description:
Taken from Wikipedia, "The James W. Marshall House, located at 60 Bridge Street in Lambertville, Hunterdon County, New Jersey, United States, was the boyhood home of James W. Marshall. Marshall's discovery of gold in the American River in California in January 1848 set the stage for the California Gold Rush. It is currently the headquarters of the Lambertville Historical Society."
Earliest Recorded Date of Construction: 1/1/1816

Architectural Period/Style: Colonial

Type of Building e.g. Country House, Stately Home, Manor:
Country House


Interesting Historical Facts or Connections:
The childhood home of the man who discovered gold in California, sparking the California Gold Rush of 1849.


Listed Building Status (if applicable): NRHP

Main Material of Construction: Wood

Private/Public Access: Museum

Admission Fee (if applicable): 0.00 (listed in local currency)

Related Website: [Web Link]

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Additional Dates of Construction: Not listed

Architect (if known): Not listed

Landscape Designer (if known): Not listed

Opening Hours (if applicable): Not listed

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