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Timothy Caldwell House, 2017 "Eye" Street Northwest, Washington, District of Columbia, DC



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Location
2017 "Eye" Street Northwest, Washington, DC

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Created/Published
Documentation compiled after 1933.

Notes
Survey number HABS DC-84
Unprocessed field note material exists for this structure (FN-20).
Building/structure dates: 1802 initial construction
Building/structure dates: 1881 subsequent work
Building/structure dates: 1964 subsequent work
Significance: The Timothy Caldwell house was begun in 1802 and has been continuously well maintained ever since. It was the Executive Mansion during the first months of James Monroe's Presidency, and is now considered one of the least altered Georgian town mansions in the area.

Subjects
"Mission 66" Program
People Associated With Politics & Government
U.S. Presidents


Related Names
Granger, Gideon
Abbee, Prof. Cleveland
Monroe, Pres. James
Adams, Sen. Charles Francis
Caldwell, Timothy
Caldwell, Ann


Collection
Historic American Buildings Survey (Library of Congress)

Contents
Photograph caption(s): 
7. Historic American Buildings Survey John O. Brostrup, Photographer March 22, 1937 9:30 A.M. VIEW FROM SOUTH (front).
8. Historic American Buildings Survey John O. Brostrup, Photographer March 22, 1937 9:40 A.M. VIEW FROM SOUTHWEST (front).
9. Historic American Buildings Survey John O. Brostrup, Photographer March 22, 1937 10:00 A.M. DETAIL OF ENTRANCE (south elevation).
10. Historic American Buildings Survey John O. Brostrup, Photographer March 22, 1937 10:10 A.M. DETAIL OF ARCH.
11. Historic American Buildings Survey John O. Brostrup, Photographer March 22, 1937 10:20 A.M. DETAIL OF SHOE SCRAPER.
12. Historic American Buildings Survey Russell Jones, Photographer June 1963 SOUTH ELEVATION
13. Historic American Buildings Survey Russell Jones, Photographer June 1963 DOOR DETAIL Front
14. Historic American Buildings Survey Russell Jones, Photographer June 1963 DOOR DETAIL From Dining Room to Garden
15. Historic American Buildings Survey Russell Jones, Photographer June 1963 WINDOW DETAIL Rear Main House, First Floor
16. Historic American Buildings Survey Russell Jones, Photographer June 1963 STAIR DETAIL First Floor
17. Historic American Buildings Survey Russell Jones, Photographer June 1963 FIREPLACE Second Floor, Front
18. SOUTH FRONT


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