Ellen Swallow Richards Residence

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Ellen Swallow Richards Residence

The Ellen H. Swallow Richards House is a National Historic Landmark house at 32 Eliot Street in Jamaica Plain, a neighborhood of Boston, Massachusetts.

Ellen Swallow Richards and Robert Hallowell Richards moved into the Italianate house in 1876. The house was added to the National Register of Historic Places and declared a National Historic Landmark in 1992.

She is considered a pioneer in environmental engineering and many of her methods are still used today.

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