America House where "America" was written

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  • America House where "America" was written
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  • America House located at 147 Main Street and built in 1825 was originally called Blunt House. In 1832 Samuel F. Smith, a member of the class of 1834 of the Seminary wrote "America" and set the words to a German tune he had been translating for Lowell Mason, an instructor of his. It was also called the Clark House from 1908 to 1919. This is looking west across Main Street to the front of ther house.
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  • Andover, Mass. : Phillips Academy
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  • Communication Department Phillips Academy

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“America House where "America" was written,” NOBLE Digital Heritage, accessed July 23, 2019, https://digitalheritage.noblenet.org/noble/items/show/5888.

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