Album 20, Volume 2: Restoration of the Dole-Little House, Newbury, Massachusetts

Collection Type

  • Photography

Date

ca. 1955

GUSN

GUSN-303218

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Description

This is the second of two volumes of photographs illustrating the restoration of the Dole-Little House in Newbury, Massachusetts. The albums are accompanied by contractor's specifications. There are three 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.

Details

Descriptive Terms

historic houses
historic house museums (buildings)
photograph albums

Additional Identification Number

Album Number 20, Vol. 2
Negative Numbers Z-55525 to Z-55607

Physical Description

1 photograph album (3 copies); 10 x 10.5 inches

Collection Code

PC009

Collection Name

Photograph albums collection

Date of Acquisition

1975

Reference Code

PC009.020-2

Acquisition Type

Gift

Credit Line

Bequest of Mrs. George H. Bushee, 1975.

Places

Newbury (Essex county, Massachusetts)

Record Details

Originator

Zaharis, Peter (Photographer)

Material Type

photograph albums

Other People

Bushee, Florence Evans, d. 1975

Descriptive Terms

Newbury, MA
Dole-Little house

Description Level

Item

Historical/Biographical Note

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.