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General Oliver Otis Howard House

750 Anderson St, Vancouver, WA 98661-3853
+1 360-992-1820
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A General House-- With Cannons!

The Howard House was built in late 1879 in a mixture of Classical Revival and the Italianate style... read more

Reviewed 3 weeks ago
RSNN
,
Portland, Oregon
important historic spot

A valuable bit of information about racial relations, which the Howards promoted. Excellent view... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
aphrab
,
hickory, nc
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Named for General Oliver Otis Howard, Congressional Medal of Honor recipient in the Civil War, this historic home features exhibits of the region's dramatic history from the mid-19th century to the 1930s.
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3 weeks ago
“A General House-- With Cannons!”
4 weeks ago
“important historic spot”
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750 Anderson St, Vancouver, WA 98661-3853
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+1 360-992-1820
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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

The Howard House was built in late 1879 in a mixture of Classical Revival and the Italianate style architecture. The house has a very low pitched roof, polygonal bay windows, and a wrap-around porch. The original occupant of this house was General Oliver Otis Howard....More

Thank RSNN
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

A valuable bit of information about racial relations, which the Howards promoted. Excellent view of the residential area.

Thank aphrab
Reviewed 16 June 2016

This one-armed Civil War General who had great sympathy for the southern slaves established Howard University in Washington as part of reconstruction. But Howard was also the cavalry Indian fighter who pursued Chief Joseph and his Nez Perce people across four states that ended just...More

1  Thank kumtux
Reviewed 30 July 2015

Although this gorgeous Victorian home located in the Fort Vancouver area, this home is no longer open for public viewing as it is now an office space.

1  Thank Theresa A
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