• The Gallatin House

    Friendship Hill

    National Historic Site Pennsylvania

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The Friendship Hill Association was organized in 1981. The mission of the organization is to work in conjunction with and to support the National Park Service and its efforts to preserve and operate Friendship Hill National Historic Site and to discover and memorialize the history of Friendship Hill NHS, the life of Albert Gallatin and the story of the area and its role in the development of the United States. more...

Did You Know?

Albert Gallatin and the Constituiton

Albert Gallatin was the first man removed from the U.S. Senate. In 1793 Gallatin’s political foes claimed he was not a U.S. citizen for the required nine years. Gallatin had been in America since 1780, but swore an oath of allegiance in 1785. He was disqualified by a Senate vote along party lines.