Horace P. Rugg House, 251 Summit Avenue, Saint Paul, Minnesota

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Horace P. Rugg House

Exterior 2001
Detail of porch
Address: 251 Summit Avenue
Neighborhood/s: Summit Hill, Saint Paul, Minnesota
Saint Paul, Minnesota
Ramsey County, Minnesota
State/province: Minnesota
Country: United States
Year built: 1887
Historic Function: House/single dwelling or duplex
Architect or source of design: Allen H. Stem, Edgar J. Hodgson
Material of Exterior Wall Covering: Stone
Material of Roof: Asphalt Shingles
Material of Foundation: Limestone
First Owner: Horace P. Rugg

Summit Hill Saint Paul Ramsey

Horace P. Rugg House, 251 Summit Avenue, Saint Paul, Minnesota
(44.945083° N, 93.109931° WLatitude: 44°56′42.299″N
Longitude: 93°6′35.752″W
National Register of Historic Places Information
Level of significance: Local
Primary Style: Renaissance Revival
Secondary Style: Victorian Romanesque

The original owner and resident of this house was Horace P. Rugg, who owned the Horace P. Rugg and Co., Wholesale Pumps, Railway and Plumber Supplies. This house was built for an estimated $24,000.


Lieutenant Horace P. Rugg

From: HORACE P. RUGG, Lieut. Col. Fifty-ninth New York Volunteers, Cmdg. Brigade. October 28, 1864.

Summary: Lieutenant Colonel Horace P. Rugg commands the First Brigade of the Army of the Potomac which includes the 184th Pennsylvania Infantry. Rugg reports that the brigade was engaged all day and was driven back until reenforcements arrived.

The War of The Rebellion


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