Ohio Historical MarkerTheodore Dreiser wrote in 1900 his famous novel, Sister Carrie, in this house. It was built in 1835 and altered to Greek Revival Style in 1844. Dreiser acquired it in 1899. The house possesses most of the features typical of the American "classic temple" including four Doric columns rising the full length of the structure. In 1967 the house is owned by the William M. Hankins family.
|Series||This marker is part of the Ohio: Ohio Historical Society series|
|Placed By||The Ohio Historical Society|
|Marker Condition||No reports yet|
|Date Added||Thursday, October 2nd, 2014 at 7:15pm PDT -07:00|
|UTM (WGS84 Datum)||17T E 279145 N 4604564|
|Decimal Degrees||41.56226667, -83.64856667|
|Degrees and Decimal Minutes||N 41° 33.736', W 83° 38.914'|
|Degrees, Minutes and Seconds||41° 33' 44.16" N, 83° 38' 54.84" W|
|Driving Directions||Google Maps|
|Closest Postal Address||At or near 316 E Broadway St, Maumee OH 43537, US|
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