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Gallatin, Albert, House

Point Marion, Pennsylvania
County of Fayette.
3 miles north of Point Marion on Pennsylvania 166
National Register Number: 66000663
Resource type: Building.
Property type: Domestic - single dwelling. The threat level was Satisfactory in
Congressional District: PA-20 Certified Local Government: NO
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Current use/information: Friendship Hill National Historic Site; See www.nps.gov/frhi.

Statement of Significance (as of designation - January 12, 1965):
"Friendship Hill" was the home of Albert Gallatin from 1788-1832, the years of his extensive government service, first as U.S. Representative, then as Secretary of Treasury, and subsequently as a member of the 1814 peace commission with the British and Minister to France. Post-Gallatin buildings are important to the historic continuum at the site and represent essential aspect of the rural character and function of the property.

Recent work has reduced threats to the landmark. It is in satisfactory condition

The park received funding to repair the existing HVAC system.

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