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Shoemaker, Henry, Farmhouse
U.S. National Register of Historic Places
Henry Shoemaker Farmhouse is located in Maryland
Nearest city: Middletown, Maryland
Coordinates: 39°28′5″N 77°35′41″W / 39.46806°N 77.59472°W / 39.46806; -77.59472Coordinates: 39°28′5″N 77°35′41″W / 39.46806°N 77.59472°W / 39.46806; -77.59472
Built/Founded: 1810
Architect: Unknown
Architectural style(s): Federal
Governing body: Private
Added to NRHP: May 11, 1989[1]
NRHP Reference#: 89000416

The Henry Shoemaker Farmhouse is a circa 1810 Federal style farmhouse which was involved in the Battle of South Mountain in 1862. Located near the eastern end of Turner's Gap, the house was the center of a Union encampment and served as a field hospital.[2]

References

  1. ^ "National Register Information System". National Register of Historic Places. National Park Service. 2008-04-15. http://www.nr.nps.gov/.  
  2. ^ "Henry Shoemaker Farmhouse". Frederick County. Maryland Historical Trust. 2008-11-27. http://www.marylandhistoricaltrust.net/nr/NRDetail.aspx?HDID=1032&COUNTY=Frederick&FROM=NRCountyList.aspx?COUNTY=Frederick.  

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