Farmer-Goodwin Mansion: Tempe, AZ
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member desert georangers
N 33° 25.262 W 111° 56.659
12S E 412205 N 3698362
Quick Description: A historic house in Tempe.
Location: Arizona, United States
Date Posted: 8/22/2009 8:57:58 AM
Waymark Code: WM726T
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member cache_test_dummies
Views: 26

Long Description:
Begun in 1883, this adobe house was completed in February, 1886 by Hiram Bradford Farmer. Professor Farmer was the first Principal and sole Instructor of the newly founded Territorial Normal School, Now Arizona Stat University. Unofficially, the building served as the first dormitory since Mrs. Farmer accepted women students as borders. In 1902 the property was sold to Mrs. James C. Goodwin.
Marker Name: Farmer-Goodwin Mansion

Type of history commemorated: Place

County: Maricopa

Name of any agency/ agencies setting marker:
Tempe Historical Society and Arizona Historical Society

Year placed: unknown

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