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Arden H. Ballard House, 218 North Washington Street, Ypsilanti, Washtenaw County, MI

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Significance: The Ladies Literary Club house is a surviving example of a 1840s Greek Revival house, with massive entry columns. The organization has owned the property since 1913 and was honored with a historic marker in 1965 as first Michigan State Historical Commission designation for a building.
Unprocessed Field note material exists for this structure: FN-15
Survey number: HABS MI-14
Building/structure dates: 1842-1845 Initial Construction
Building/structure dates: 1971 Subsequent Work
National Register of Historic Places NRIS Number: 72000666

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1845 - 1970
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