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Taylor, Zachary, House

Louisville, Kentucky
County of Jefferson.
National Register Number: 66000359
Resource type: Building.
Property type: Domestic - single dwelling. The threat level was Satisfactory in
Congressional District: KY-MUL Certified Local Government: NO

Statement of Significance (as of designation - July 4, 1961):
From about 1790 to 1808, this 2-1/2 story brick house was Zachary Taylor's boyhood home, as well as the scene of his marriage in 1810. Taylor (1784-1850) returned here often during his military career and briefly again before his short term as the 12th President of the United States (1849-1850).

Excellent condition.

No changes since the last report. Just repainted and looking great.

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