The Aloha cottage was built in 1898...

The Aloha cottage was built in 1898... (HM22Q7)

Location: Silver Spring, MD 20910 Montgomery County
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Country: United States of America
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N 39° 0.648', W 77° 3.397'

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National Park Seminary

National Park Seminary was a resort hotel from 1887 to 1893, a school for young women from 1894 to 1942, and a U.S. Army medical facility from 1942 to 2004. It is now a unique residential community.

The Aloha cottage was built in 1898 as a residence for the seminary's founders, John and Vesta Cassedy, and was later enlarged for use as a dormitory. It's name reflects the spirit with which they welcomes students into their home. The distinctive Porch of the Maidens with its row of caryatids, female figures used as columns, was added in the 1920s.
HM NumberHM22Q7
Placed ByNational Park Seminary
Marker ConditionNo reports yet
Date Added Friday, November 10th, 2017 at 7:01am PST -08:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18S E 321933 N 4319987
Decimal Degrees39.01080000, -77.05661667
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 39° 0.648', W 77° 3.397'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds39° 0' 38.88" N, 77° 3' 23.82" W
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Area Code(s)240, 301, 202
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 9572 Ament St, Silver Spring MD 20910, US
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