TITLE

An Eighteenth-Century House in Canterbury, Connecticut

AUTHOR(S)
Handler, Mimi
PUB. DATE
December 1999
SOURCE
Early American Homes;Dec99, Vol. 30 Issue 6, p22
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Features David Nevins' house in Canterbury, Connecticut built in 1746. Historical information of the house; Details on the records of early ownership of the house; How Les Fossel restored the house in the 1970s.
ACCESSION #
2404431

 

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