Whitefield House

Whitefield House (HMJPZ)

Location: Nazareth, PA 18064 Northampton County
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Country: United States of America
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N 40° 44.539', W 75° 18.422'

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Whitefield House, planned by George Whitefield in 1740 when he obtained 5,000 acres of land for a Negro school and began by Peter Boehler and several Brethern. Purchased by the Moravians, 1741. Completed for a family house, 1743. Converted into a boarding school for girls 1745 and into a nursery for children of missionaries three years later used as a home for retired mission workers since 1764 except for the years 1855-1858 when it was occupied by the theological seminary seat of the Moravian Historical Society and Museum since 1871
Year Placed1931
Placed ByPennsylvania Historical Commission and Moravian Historical Society
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Date Added Thursday, September 18th, 2014 at 4:04pm PDT -07:00
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UTM (WGS84 Datum)18T E 474077 N 4510197
Decimal Degrees40.74231667, -75.30703333
Degrees and Decimal MinutesN 40° 44.539', W 75° 18.422'
Degrees, Minutes and Seconds40° 44' 32.34" N, 75° 18' 25.32" W
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Area Code(s)610, 484
Closest Postal AddressAt or near 202 E Center St, Nazareth PA 18064, US
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