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Espy, David, House

Bedford, Pennsylvania
County of Bedford.
National Register Number: 74001750
Resource type: Building.
Property type: Domestic - single dwelling.
Certified Local Government: NO

Statement of Significance (as of designation - July 28, 1983):
At the time of the Whiskey Rebellion (1794), this 2-1/2-story fieldstone home was owned by a local official, David Espy. Espy made it available for the temporary use of President Washington (October 19-21, 1794) who had accompanied the militia army that later suppressed the rebels. This structure is also the only extant property associated with Revolutionary War (and U.S. Army) General Arthur St. Clair.

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