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Near Grantsville in Garrett County, Maryland — The American Northeast (Mid-Atlantic)
 

Yoder House

 
 
Yoder House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, July 17, 2020
1. Yoder House Marker
Inscription.  The Yoder House is being built to preserve and share the Yoder story. The House of Yoder, nonprofit, tax exempt corporation was formed and construction followed ground breaking on October 21, 1995. Work progressed as donated funds and labor became available. The House features mid-1700 architecture similar to the style used by the first American Yoders. Inside is a walk-in fireplace, root cellar, similar furniture of the period, and Yoder artifacts to illustrate colonial life.
 
Topics. This historical marker is listed in these topic lists: ArchitectureSettlements & Settlers.
 
Location. 39° 41.783′ N, 79° 8.512′ W. Marker is near Grantsville, Maryland, in Garrett County. Marker can be reached from Casselman Road 0.2 miles west of National Pike (Alternate Maryland Route 40), on the left when traveling west. Marker is within the artisan village next to the Casselman River Bridge State Park. Touch for map. Marker is in this post office area: Grantsville MD 21536, United States of America. Touch for directions.
 
Other nearby markers. At least 8 other markers are within walking distance of this marker. Schrock Cabin (a few steps from this marker); Site of the National Pike Blacksmith Shop (within shouting
Yoder House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Devry Becker Jones, July 17, 2020
2. Yoder House Marker
distance of this marker); Markley House (within shouting distance of this marker); Compton School (within shouting distance of this marker); Glotfelty House (within shouting distance of this marker); The Original Tombstone of Solomon Glotfelty (within shouting distance of this marker); The Miller House (within shouting distance of this marker); Winterburg House (within shouting distance of this marker). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Grantsville.
 
Also see . . .  Spruce Forest Artisan Village. (Submitted on August 5, 2019.)
 
Yoder House image. Click for full size.
By F. Robby, July 31, 2016
3. Yoder House
Marker is in front of the house, left side, half-hidden by a tree in this photo.
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 19, 2020. It was originally submitted on October 9, 2016, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland. This page has been viewed 296 times since then and 2 times this year. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 19, 2020, by Devry Becker Jones of Washington, District of Columbia.   3. submitted on October 9, 2016, by F. Robby of Baltimore, Maryland.
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