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Gettysburg in Adams County, Pennsylvania — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

The Guest House

 
 
The Guest House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, November 4, 2010
1. The Guest House Marker
Inscription.
Remodeled from the previous owner’s garage, “The Little House”, was completed in March 1956. Inside are a sitting room, bedroom and bath. Although used for guests such as Field Marshall Bernard L. Montgomery and Eisenhower’s business partners, the house’s longest occupant was David Eisenhower, who lived here during the summer of 1964 when he worked in Gettysburg.
 
Location. 39° 47.632′ N, 77° 15.818′ W. Marker is in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Marker can be reached from Eisenhower Drive. Click for map. Marker is located at the Eisenhower National Historic Park. Marker is in this post office area: Gettysburg PA 17325, United States of America.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Guest House Railings (here, next to this marker); The Helicopter Landing Pad (within shouting distance of this marker); The Stables (within shouting distance of this marker); Secret Service Office (within shouting distance of this marker); Follow in the Footsteps (about 300 feet away, measured in a direct line); The Pond (about 500 feet away); A Herd of Modest Size (approx. 0.2 miles away); I shall leave the place better than I found it. (approx. 0.2 miles away). Click for a list of all markers in Gettysburg.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
The Guest House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, November 4, 2010
2. The Guest House Marker
The Guest House and Marker image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, November 4, 2010
3. The Guest House and Marker
The Guest House on the Eisenhower Farm image. Click for full size.
By Bill Coughlin, November 4, 2010
4. The Guest House on the Eisenhower Farm
David Eisenhower and Friend image. Click for full size.
By Barbara Coughlin, October 21, 2010
5. David Eisenhower and Friend
David Eisenhower (at left) was the longest resident of the Guest House at his grandfather's farm in Gettysburg.
 
 
Credits. This page originally submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page has been viewed 301 times since then and 12 times this year. Photos:   1, 2, 3, 4, 5. submitted on , by Bill Coughlin of North Arlington, New Jersey. This page was last revised on June 16, 2016.
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