Thurber House

Historic house in Ohio, United States / From Wikipedia, the free encyclopedia

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Thurber House is a literary center for readers and writers located in Columbus, Ohio, in the historic former home of author, humorist, and New Yorker cartoonist James Thurber. Thurber House is dedicated to promoting the literary arts by presenting quality literary programming; increasing the awareness of literature as a significant art form; promoting excellence in writing; providing support for literary artists; and commemorating Thurber's literary and artistic achievements. The house is individually listed on the National Register of Historic Places,[1] and also as part of the Jefferson Avenue Historic District.

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James Thurber House
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Location77 Jefferson Ave., Columbus, Ohio
Coordinates39.965781°N 82.985215°W / 39.965781; -82.985215
Part ofJefferson Avenue Historic District
NRHP reference No.79001840[1]
Significant dates
Added to NRHPNovember 8, 1979
Designated CRHPJanuary 10, 1983