Juliette Gordon Low Historic District


Juliette Gordon Low Historic District

Infobox_nrhp2 | name =Juliette Gordon Low District
nrhp_type =
nhld = yes


caption = Wayne-Gordon House
location= 10 Oglethorpe Ave., E., 330 Drayton St., 329 Abercorn St., Savannah, Georgia
locmapin = Georgia
area =
built =1818
architect= Jay,William; Norris, John S.
architecture= Early Republic, Italianate
designated_nhld= June 23, 1965cite web|url=http://tps.cr.nps.gov/nhl/detail.cfm?ResourceId=171&ResourceType=District
title=Juliette Gordon Low District |accessdate=2008-04-30|work=National Historic Landmark summary listing|publisher=National Park Service
]
added = October 15, 1966cite web|url=http://www.nr.nps.gov/|title=National Register Information System|date=2007-01-23|work=National Register of Historic Places|publisher=National Park Service]
governing_body = Private
refnum=66000276

Juliette Gordon Low Historic District, also known as Wayne-Gordon House: First Girl Scout Headquarters or Andrew Low House and Carrige House, is a site in Savannah, Georgia significant for its association with Juliette Gordon Low and the founding of the Girl Scouts of the USA.

It includes the Wayne-Gordon House at 10 Oglethorpe Avenue, East, which is also known as Juliette Gordon Low Birthplace, the First Girl Scout Headquarters (Andrew Low Carriage House) at 330 Drayton Street and the Andrew Low House at 329 Abercorn Street.

It was declared a National Historic Landmark in 1965.citation|title=PDFlink| [http://www.nps.gov/nhl/designations/samples/ga/Juliette%20Gordon%20Low%20HD.pdf National Register of Historic Places Inventory-Nomination: Juliette Gordon Low Historic District (Revised Documentation) / (1) Wayne-Gordon House (also known as the Juliette Gordon Low Birthplace), (2) First Girl Scout Headquarters (Andrew Low Carriage House), (3) Andrew Low House] |32 KB|date=March 21, 2005 |author=Marti Gerdes, Robert W. Blythe, and Patty Henry|publisher=National Park Service and PDFlink| [http://pdfhost.focus.nps.gov/docs/NHLS/Photos/66000276.pdf "Photos to accompany original documentation, exterior and interior, from 1870, 1907, 1920, 1980, and 1986"] |32 KB]

References

External links

* [http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/hhh.ga0017 Low House, 329 Abercorn Street, Savannah, Chatham County, GA: 5 photos, 2 data pages and supplemental material] and [http://hdl.loc.gov/loc.pnp/hhh.ga0010 Wayne-Gordon House, 10 East Oglethorpe Street, Savannah, Chatham County, GA: 9 photos, 3 data pages and supplemental material] , at Historic American Building Survey


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