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Larz Anderson House

2118 Massachusetts Ave. NW, Washington, DC 20008
The Larz Anderson House

The Larz Anderson House.

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Anderson House, also known as Larz Anderson House, is a Gilded Age mansion on Embassy Row in the Dupont Circle neighborhood of Washington, D.C. It now houses the Society of the Cincinnati's international headquarters, as well as a research library on 17th and 18th century military and naval history and the art of war. It is also open to the public as a historic house museum about life in Washington in the early 20th century. The Society of the Cincinnati is a hereditary society founded in 1783 to preserve the ideals and fellowship of officers of the Continental Army who served in the Revolutionary War.

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