Alexander Campbell Mansion


Alexander Campbell Mansion

Infobox_nrhp | name =Campbell Mansion
nrhp_type =nhl


caption = Alexander Campbell Mansion
nearest_city= Bethany, West Virginia
lat_degrees = 40
lat_minutes = 12
lat_seconds = 27.5
lat_direction = N
long_degrees = 80
long_minutes = 32
long_seconds = 51.5
long_direction = W
area =
built =1811
architect= Unknown
architecture= No Style Listed
designated= April 19, 1994cite web|url=http://tps.cr.nps.gov/nhl/detail.cfm?ResourceId=989&ResourceType=District
title=Campbell Mansion |accessdate=2007-10-13|work=National Historic Landmark summary listing|publisher=National Park Service
]
added = October 15, 1970cite 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=70000651

Alexander Campbell Mansion, also known as Campbell Mansion or Alexander Campbell House was the home of Alexander Campbell. Alexander Campbell, known as the "sage of Bethany", was founder of Bethany College.

The mansion together with adjacent buildings and an associated cemetery property nearby was declared a National Historic Landmark in 1994.citation|title=PDFlink| [http://pdfhost.focus.nps.gov/docs/NHLS/Text/70000651.pdf National Historic Landmark Nomination: Campbell Mansion / Alexander Campbell House] |210 KB|date=December 9, 1993 |author=James H. Charleton |publisher=National Park Service and PDFlink| [http://pdfhost.focus.nps.gov/docs/NHLS/Photos/70000651.pdf Accompanying 16 photos, exterior and interior, from 1993 and undated.] |3.91 MB]

It is located just off West Virginia Route 67 in Bethany.

References

External links

[http://www.wvculture.org/shpo/nr/pdf/brooke/70000651.pdf Alexander Campbell Mansion, National Historic Landmark Nomination, at West Virginia Division of Culture and History] , 3800kb scanned PDF file.


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