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McGuffey, William H., Boyhood Home Site

Coitsville Township, Ohio
County of Mahoning.
National Register Number: 66000617
Resource type: Site.
Property type: Domestic - single dwelling. The threat level was Satisfactory in
Congressional District: OH-6 Certified Local Government: NO

Statement of Significance (as of designation - May 23, 1966):
From 1802 to about 1817, this was the home of William Holmes McGuffey (1800-1873), college professor and author, whose elementary school texts--the ECLECTIC READERS--were used for more than 70 years in schools in every part of the United States.

The landmark currently has no threats.

There have been no changes since the last reporting period.

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