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Album 20, Volume 1: Restoration of the Dole-Little House, Newbury, Massachusetts

PC009.020-1 (RS245197)

Description

This is the first of two volumes of photographs illustrating the restoration of the Dole-Little House in Newbury, Massachusetts. There are two copies of this volume. The photographs are well-annotated, pointing out specific structural details exposed in the course of restoration. The photographs were taken by Peter Zaharis of Ipswich, Massachusetts.

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Details

Collection Name
Photograph albums collection
Collection Code
PC009
Dates
ca. 1955
Acquisition Type
Gift
Date of Acquisition
1975
Physical Description
1 photograph album (2 copies); 10 x 10.5 inches
Collection Type
Photographs
Description Level
Item
Additional Identification Number
Album Number: 20, Vol. 1
Negative Numbers: Z-55525 to Z-55607
Credit Line
Bequest of Mrs. George H. Bushee, 1975.
GUSN
303217
Reference Code
PC009.020-1

Historical/Biographical Note

Florence Bushee acquired the Dole-Little House in 1954, shortly after which she undertook the estensive restoration documented in these albums. Historic New England (then the Society for the Preservation of New England Antiquities) acquired the house as a bequest upon the death of Mrs. Bushee in 1975.

Record details

Originator
Zaharis, Peter (Photographer)
Other People
Bushee, Florence Evans, d. 1975
Descriptive Terms
Dole-Little House
Newbury, MA
historic house museums (buildings)
historic houses
Material Type
photograph albums
Places
Newbury (Essex county, Massachusetts)
Places (Buildings)
Dole-Little House (Newbury, Mass.)

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