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T.T. Tate House

 
 
T.T. Tate House Marker image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, 2008
1. T.T. Tate House Marker
Inscription. Built by Dr. Theodore Thompson Tate in 1867, this double gable, board and batten cottage is a rare local example of the Carpenter Gothic Style popularized by the noted Landscape Architect Andrew Jackson Downing. Dr. Tate, a prominent local surgeon, served with distinction during the Gettysburg Campaign as Assistant Surgeon of the 3rd Pennsylvania cavalry.
Built 1867
 
Location. 39° 49.859′ N, 77° 14.034′ W. Marker is in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania, in Adams County. Marker is on 115 Chambersburg Street, on the right when traveling west. Touch for map. 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. C.W. Hoffman House (a few steps from this marker); Ice House Complex (within shouting distance of this marker); the Eagle Hotel (was within shouting distance of this marker but has been reported missing. ); Parish House (about 400 feet away, measured in a direct line); Thaddeus Stevens (about 400 feet away); Reverend Horatio S. Howell (about 400 feet away); "...expecting to find all dead." (about 400 feet away); "...the pathos of those poor wounded men..." (about 400 feet away). Touch for a list and map of all markers in Gettysburg.
 
Categories. Notable Buildings
 
T.T. Tate House image. Click for full size.
By Larry Gertner, 2008
2. T.T. Tate House
 
 
Credits. This page was last revised on July 15, 2017. This page originally submitted on July 14, 2017, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. This page has been viewed 55 times since then. Photos:   1, 2. submitted on July 14, 2017, by Larry Gertner of New York, New York. • Bill Pfingsten was the editor who published this page.
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